AdministratorSeptember 30, 2020 at 3:41 am
Success Rules that Made Laycon Win the Big Brother Nigeria Reality Show.
*Written by Dr Laide Okubena*
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Laycon aka Olamilekan Moshood Agbeleshe (born 8 November, 1993), known professionally as Laycon, is a Nigerian reality TV star, rapper, singer and songwriter who won Big Brother Naija season 5.
Here are some of the success rules I detected from my careful study of this latest superstar in the Nigerian entertainment scene.
Have seen how he came from underdog , a poor background, contesting among a Billionaire’s son, more established people , even Laycon never expected he could have won , as he only came to promote his music.
Here are the success rules below.
1. *Your Background Shouldn’t stop you from Fulfilling Your Destiny*
BBNaija 2020: The Rejected Stone Is Now King, Fan Reacts To Laycon’s Victory.
Those are the exact words of a viewer of the 2020 Big Brother Naija show and a super fan of Laycon. According to her, although from the onset of the show, no one tipped Laycon to even make it to the finals but today has emerged winner of the show.
2. *Raise your Standards and Break the Records*
Laycon won with a 60% of the total vote cast followed by Dorathy with 21.85%, Nengi with 15.3%, Neo with 1.94% and Vee at the bottom with 1. 1.18%
BBNaija 2020 winner, Laycon, becomes the first housemate to win the reality show with 60% votes.
On 19 July 2020, Laycon entered as the number nineteenth contestant in the Big Brother Naija season 5.
On 22 July 2020, he became the first housemate of the season to be verified on Instagram.
On 20 September 2020, he broke record and became the first housemate in the show history to reach 1 million followers on Instagram while still in the house.
3. *Likeability, Knowability and Trustability Factors help connect him to Huge Fan and Support Base*
Many viewers of the show predicted Laycon’s win as during is stay in the house, he won the hearts of so many people including top notch celebrities across the world.
From Odunlade Adekola, Kingking lekan, Praiz, Broda Shaggi, Tunde Ednut , Yul Edochie , Aycomedian and so many Celebrities.
This is the first time So many Celebrities openly choose and endorse one of the house mate Laycon Massively as favourite that it became clear this man was well ahead of the rest.
4. *His Intelligence , Communication Skills*
His Intelligence Worked well for him and connected to a lot people .
His way of Presentation, humility, and emotional intelligence in handling crisis , Erica lashing out at him and he not reacting and handling that well got so many more fans and supporters.
This things are powerful skills you need for Success in today’s Business world.
5. *Learn Before You Earn*
Laycon was born and raised in Lagos State, Nigeria. He is from Bajuwen, Odeda, Ogun State.
From 2012 to 2016, he went to University of Lagos where he graduated with a second class upper degree in philosophy.
6. *Seek Mentorship and learn from Successful People*
While still an undergraduate in University of Lagos, Laycon interned as a personal assistant to the CEO and managing director of Latjum Global Nigeria Limited. After graduating from the university, he worked for two months as a sales and business development personnel at Bestman Games, Ikoyi, Lagos, before moving to Lagos State Ministry ofe Information and Strategy where he became a personal assistant to the assistant director, welfare in administration and human resources of the ministry. He has also worked as a freelance writer.
7. *Go for your Dreams*
He pursued his Dreams of being a musician.
Laycon started rapping at an early age.
In 2019, he was signed into Fierce Nation record label and released Reminisce and Chinko Ekun-assisted single “Fierce” off his second EP Who Is Laycon?.On 28 August 2020, he released “Senseless”.
This was what brought him to the Big Brother Nigeria House to promote his dreams ,his music.
8. *Seek Environments and Platforms that can elevate you*
Imagine Laycon didn’t go for this reality show and take action on this, you may not know him today.
Big Brother Naija season 5
On 27 September 2020 during the finale of the show, he was declared the winner, winning the ₦85 million grand prize.
If lekan can make it despite his poor background and where he came from and make it happen so can you do it if you have a dream.
*Question of the day*
What did you learn from this Underdog to Winner Success story so far of Laycon?
What did you learn from the things that worked well for Laycon that helped in his emerging victorious as winner?
Thanks for your attention and please enjoy your week , Do have a Successful and Productive Week.
By Dr Laide Okubena
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