Speaker Profile: Junior Ogunyemi
Meet the multi-award winning entrepreneur and inspirational speaker that can transform young people into successful business leaders. Junior is also the author of the best-selling book, “How To Be A Student Entrepreneur”
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Junior Ogunyemi is an inspirational speaker, author and a multi-award winning social entrepreneur. He has won numerous awards for his contribution to business and enterprise including the Rising Stars Award 2010, Black Youth Achievement for business & Enterprise, NACUE National Social Enterprise Award. He started his first business, “SMA FOOTBALL,” at 17, which is a coaching academy that uses football and boxing as a vehicle to teach key life skills to young people aged 4- 14 years old. Following this success he went on to set up a publishing company called "BD Publishing" whilst studying a BSc in Economics at Queen Mary University.
In his new book titled “ How to be a student entrepreneur” he shares his success principles to teach others how to make their own fortune before they graduate.
The overall message is about maximisation of individual potential. Topics include leadership, entrepreneurial spirit, failure, self- discipline, business principles, marketing, financial management.
“it's fantastic to see that the Peter Jones Enterprise academy Students are still buzzing about the master class with Junior Ogunyemi. They were all inspired and the whole department has really benefitted. “
Karen King (director of enterprise at North Hertfordshire College)