Human management

Sterling Bank and Bedrock Initiative train entrepreneurs in business management

Nume Ekeghe

Sterling Bank Plc has partnered with the Bedrock Initiative to train young people to find gainful employment as part of its contribution to reducing unemployment in the country.

The training session took place during Owerri’s Business Week, held recently under the theme: “Gaining Business Momentum”.

A statement from the bank, Mr. Obinna Ukachukwu, Head of Business Growth and Transaction Banking at Sterling Bank, speaking at the program in Owerri, the capital of Imo State, offered a bottom-up approach high as a possible solution to address Nigeria’s economic crisis. challenges.

He said that efforts to solve Nigeria’s problems should be a bottom-up approach, whereby young people would begin to revolutionize their thinking and mindset on overhauling the country so that leaders would not have to no choice but to get involved.

“We can transform this country from the bottom up if the people who are in the majority decide to do the right thing. First, as a voter, let every adult 18 and older obtain their Permanent Voter Card (PVC) and prepare to vote and participate in the electoral process. If they participate and make their votes count, their elected leaders will have no choice but to follow the spirit of those who elected them. he said.

Ukachukwu, who was one of the main speakers at the business forum, noted that there are different ways to get things done, including deviating from the conventional way. He urged entrepreneurs and young start-ups to follow their own spirit and keep building.

He recommended young Nigerians to start thinking about building for tomorrow to transform the country. “It means you are building your business outside of yourself. You don’t need to build a business around you, but free yourself from the business to make your dream bigger than you. Let the next generation build and improve on what you started.