What image comes to your mind?
Being an entrepreneur is like eating glass and staring into the
abyss of death--Elon Musk (PayPal, Tesla, SpaceX)
Being an entrepreneur is like throwing yourself off a cliff and
assembling an airplane on the way down—Reid Hoffman
Two Part Presentation
• What is Entrepreneurism?
• Is there a process for it?
• Can one still build N16B businesses in Nigeria
today, within 10-year span?
Who is an entrepreneur?
There is a world of difference between the typical smallbusiness owner (who dreams of opening another shop) and
the true entrepreneur (who dreams of changing an entire
industry)—Schumpeter, Economist magazine—July 2013
What Can You See?
What you see is what you get!
How About $1 BILLION?
I have observed something else under the sun.
The fastest runner doesn't always win the race,
and the strongest warrior doesn't always win
the battle. The wise sometimes go hungry, and
the skillful are not necessarily wealthy. And
those who are educated don't always lead
successful lives. It is all decided by chance, by
being in the right place at the right time.
--ECCLESIASTES NINE: ELEVEN