A business coach and trainer, TriciaBiz have launched an online business school in Nigeria.
The new online school, which is referred to as “Business Lab Africa” is aimed at helping entrepreneurs in Africa succeed in business. It is subscription-based and is geared towards providing quality content at a price MSMEs can afford.
According to its management, The BLA is not only easily accessible via mobile or web, but it also offers knowledge that is practical, qualitative and locally relevant.
Courses available on the BLA curriculum are taught by business experts from around the world which covers a wide range of business subject areas such as Marketing, Sales, Global Expansion, Business Structure and Processes, and Business Models.
Quoting the Lead Trainer at the school, Tricia Ikponmwonba,
“BLA’s faculty consists of trainers with deep business knowledge having consulted and trained for several Fortune 100 companies and taught a combined pool of over 1 million entrepreneurs through their online and in-class courses/workshops. The school has trained over twenty thousand people in Nigeria, Ghana, Rwanda, United States, United Kingdom, and the UAE”.
“At BLA, we are poised towards our simple goal; helping entrepreneurs succeed in business. To achieve this, we have adopted a blended learning model where we make use of several methods that simplifies the entire process.”
The school also make use of peer-to-peer learning in its online community where learners can teach each other ideas that have worked for them.
The peer to peer learning also helps to build on the belief that to teach is to learn twice and most importantly the use of case studies.
BLA hopes to have empowered 100,000 entrepreneurs with the much-needed tools to succeed by 2022.