By Kehinde Ajose

When you listen to Shola Animashaun what comes to mind is depth and diligence. This ace photographer blends these two traits in such a way that it has made him sought after in his industry.

He was on the Land is Green Business Show and shared a few tips on how to be exceptional in life and in business.

Lesson 1
Start small
He bought his first camera when he was preparing to go for his youth service. His intention was just to capture his NYSC moments but it turned out to be the path that led him to his destiny.

2.Constant learning
He shared with us how being hungry for knowledge has set him apart in his field. He even reads books and materials that are not related to his core area of expertise. Knowledge gives you an edge.

3.Be prepared
Oga Shola shared the story of how he went to cover The Grammies for the first time and the immigration guys were doubting if he is really a photographer. He had to show them pictures of international artistes he had taken in the past. That was his saving grace.
Being prepared to maximize opportunities always makes you an authority and a winner in your industry.

These are the 3 golden lessons drawn from @sholaanimashaun. Go make yours happen.


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