First City Monument Bank, one of the best customer’s relation financial institution in Nigeria has stated that it is committed to the growth of the small and medium Enterprises by connecting them to experts and other initiatives.
FCMB said to boost productivity and overall performance of businesses, it decided to introduce an initiative tagged, TOP- 5-IN-5, a digital video knowledge sharing capacity building series designed to give the SMEs practical insights into different areas of businesses to inspire them to operate optimally and successfully.
The bank said that the TOP 5- IN-5 initiative was one more way it aimed to add value to the SMEs and ensure sustained and thrive.
FCMB stated that the series would run for an initial period of seven weeks, with a new episode released every week.
Each episode would feature distinguished leaders and experts across dlverse areas of business who would deliver five quality tips in just five minutes, to help the SMEs explore solutions to specific challenges,it stated.
It stated that the well bread leaders and experts who would showcased in the series include the Managing Director of DCSL Corporate Services Limited , Bisi Adeyemi; Mr Kelvin Balogun, Senior Partner at Verraki Partners; CEO Founder Naijia Startup, Aramide Abe and Mr Bukola Smith, FCMB Executive Director, Business Development.
Others included Mr Yomi Badejo Okunsanya, MD CMC Connect,; Mr Omotolani Tayo- Odukoya, Mr James Ilori, Managing Director, FCMB Asset Management.
It said that some of the topics at the Series capacity building are building a sustainable business that outlives you; differentiating your business through innovation and raising funds for your business.
Other topics, according to FCMB, included, making your network work for your business; and growing a thriving side hustle and diversifying your investment income.