Just about two years after he dispatched his personal history, The Making of Me – My Odyssey in Business, Chief (Dr) Oladele Fajemirokun has progressively become a main impetus for some youngsters across the area. Also, it is not difficult to perceive any reason why. His book not just charms you to the rousing story of one of Africa’s best business visionaries: it shows the strange standards of building a business realm in a thorough biological system like Nigeria.
The creator subtleties everything here, pulling out all the stops. From how he assumed control over his dad’s obliged organization and made something happen to determinedly seeking after and in the long run turning into AIICO’s second-biggest investor, after American Insurance Group.
We don’t see this frequently – Jacks of numerous exchanges who are real experts of everything. The book demonstrates he is one of such exceptions. Somebody with direct involvement with pretty much every business you can name. An intense money manager who has “once got away into mercantilism, spearheaded in produce, wandered into fare of wood, held originators partakes in transportation, wandered into mechanical assembling, fiddled with marketing, inexpensive food and poultry cultivating, occupied with oil prospecting, played with banking and ultimately moved to protection and monetary administrations.”
Business visionaries as a rule have it hard on this side of the separation. A couple figure out how to get through these limits, paying little mind to the area. As somebody who has prevailing with regards to running organizations in different areas, Dr. Oladele’s life account fills in as a thicker focal point, a model even, for how entrepreneurs view and approach new and battling endeavors.
A many individuals have alluded to him as a money manager whose hand turns each undertaking to gold. Yet, there is in every case something else under the surface the eye. Furthermore, this is the thing that he carefully describes to perusers, showing how he has needed to explore immense barriers, including meeting room governmental issues and troublesome economic situations, just as open confusions of him being naturally introduced to abundance.
He explains this in his book, portraying his own battles which, in spite of prevalent sentiment, he wasn’t brought into the world with a silver spoon. Prior to entering the corporate world, he had just been a count representative and sweeper at his dad’s distribution center and with no information or experience of how to maintain a flourishing business.
He credits his inevitable accomplishment to declining to step from his dad’s point of view. All things being equal, he shoved them to the side and adopted up an emphatically degenerate strategy to life, and likewise, business. For the peruser, this is an assertion that fantasies can be accomplished in spite of clear deterrents.
Numerous self-portrayals brag yet, this one educates. Boss (Dr) Oladele Fajemirokun centers around how to succeed where others don’t. Accordingly, it is the ideal formula for youthful business people, who are additionally attempting to cut a way and fabricate realms of their own.
Since its dispatch, the book has been accessible across various book shops in Lagos including Laterna, Quintessence, Glendora, and Roving Heights. Hardcover duplicates can now additionally be bought online from anyplace on the planet on Amazon.