How to Start a Business

Ten Books You Should Read As a Startup Founder

Ten Books You Should Read As a Startup Founder

By DIY Law 4 min read
Being a startup founder involves a lot of learning. Some of the lessons will be from making mistakes and learning from…
Converting your Business Name to a Limited Liability Company

Converting your Business Name to a Limited Liability Company

By DIY Law 1 min read
In 2018, we had a major win as regards policy, when the Nigerian Senate made history by passing the Companies and…
Starting a Hospitality Business In Nigeria? Here is what you need to know

Starting a Hospitality Business In Nigeria? Here is what you need to know

By Adenike Adeyemi 6 min read
The hospitality industry typically refers to businesses that provide  lodging/accommodation, tourism,…
Putting Together Start-up Costs for a Fish Farming Business.

Putting Together Start-up Costs for a Fish Farming Business.

By Mariam Adeoti 3 min read
Isn't it fascinating to know that most lipsticks ladies wear today are made from fish scales? Some boots and handbags…
Six Promising Legal Businesses to Start in Nigeria

Six Promising Legal Businesses to Start in Nigeria

By DIY Law 3 min read
So you're considering launching out to start your own business, however, you're in a dilemma as you don't know what…
Company Incorporation - Advantages & Disadvantages

Company Incorporation - Advantages & Disadvantages

By DIY Law 1 min read
Hey there! Would you be my Co-Founder?

Hey there! Would you be my Co-Founder?

In the ever interesting world of startups and innovation, it is easy to meet a person and be
By DIY Law 2 min read
Essential Tips for Running an E-commerce Business in Nigeria

Essential Tips for Running an E-commerce Business in Nigeria

It is no longer news that the e-commerce sector is one of the fastest growing businesses all over
By DIY Law 2 min read
Things to Consider Before You Become an Entrepreneur

Things to Consider Before You Become an Entrepreneur

Its the beginning of a new year, what are your goals for the year? Is becoming an entrepreneur on
By onyinyechi udoh 3 min read
The New Companies And Allied Matters Act For MSMES

The New Companies And Allied Matters Act For MSMES

Following Nigeria's 131st ranking on the annual World Bank's 2020 Doing Business Index, the new
By DIY Law 3 min read
The Business Model Canvas: Does Your Business Measure Up?

The Business Model Canvas: Does Your Business Measure Up?

According to Wikipedia, the Business Model Canvas is a strategic management and lean start up
By Ndidi Obinwanne 5 min read
Regulations Guiding Small Businesses in Nigeria

Regulations Guiding Small Businesses in Nigeria

The intention of any government and other approved bodies who set regulations to run businesses
By DIY Law 2 min read
Offer letters vs Employee contracts. Everything you should know

Offer letters vs Employee contracts. Everything you should know

Before we proceed, no they are not the same! Offer letters and employee contracts are similar but
By DIY Law 2 min read
How to Protect Your Business in a Collaboration

How to Protect Your Business in a Collaboration

As a growing business, there are times that you would need to partner or collaborate with other
By DIY Law 2 min read
How to appoint a Director

How to appoint a Director

Who is a director? The Companies and Allied Matters Act (CAMA) defines directors as "persons duly
By DIY Law 3 min read
Here's Why You Should Consider Food Franchising!

Here's Why You Should Consider Food Franchising!

In the world of business, food reigns supreme and according to research, some of the oldest and
By Chiagozie Nwizu 1 min read
Are Interns Supposed to Pay Taxes?

Are Interns Supposed to Pay Taxes?

Hi Zainab, I'd like to make inquiries about interns and taxes. I have a small business I run,
By DIY Law 1 min read
Advantages and Disadvantages of Setting up a Private Limited Liability Company

Advantages and Disadvantages of Setting up a Private Limited Liability Company

If you have any plans of taking OPM (Other People's Money) and these other people happen to be
By DIY Law 1 min read
Absolutely tired of my Co-founder. How can I remove my Co-founder?

Absolutely tired of my Co-founder. How can I remove my Co-founder?

It's always darkest before the dawn. But, sometimes it's also darkest before a thunderstorm. So,
By DIY Law 2 min read
Understanding Your Industry

Understanding Your Industry

The newbies in every business are known for their desperation to make sales at all cost. But the
By Chukwuemeka Ayogu 2 min read
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