In high school, I started my first business. I was finally going to call myself an entrepreneur!
I was in JSS. 3 at the time, my third year in junior high. Typically called ‘secondary school’ in Nigeria. I’m not sure what that’s called in Canada, but if you are non-Nigerian reading this, I guess you understand what I mean.
We were a group of friends. Somehow I’ve always had a clique of friends all through my schooling years.
Anyway, three of us decided to start a retail business. We were going to buy cookies and sweets in dozens and sell them in units. By the time we started selling the first set, we were barely making 4 cents in profit.Continue reading