Did you know Kick-starters are also humans – capable of loving and getting their hearts broken? If you did not know, please scroll down to find out more. I had recently stumbled on a rather harsh reality, of how “true love” (though subjective) can help any so-called genius with a ‘mental balance’, then this motivated me… Read More FROM EX-LOVER TO X-FACTOR: WHEN A BROKEN-HEART IS GOOD.
Lucky me, I woke up as early as I could after a tough evening of June 21. The skies were lit with a sort of freshness that would inspire any daring kickstarter that the world was theirs to conquer. Some part of me was forgetful of the disappointment that my current employer could not grant… Read More ONE IDEA IS ENOUGH: FROM #cchubsocialchangesummit
Writer’s block or whatever new they call it, I just could not write for days. It was not an issue of how to write but more of what to write about until I saw the movie: Hidden Figures. Some years back while learning from a successful American real estate mogul, he did say that to get… Read More YOU – HIDDEN OR WINNING FIGURE?
Andela is a global software development academy with a pursuit to provide companies with access to the top 1% of global tech talent. The institution also has a base in Africa (Kenya and Nigeria) where they help identify high-potential developers on the African continent, shape them into world-class technical leaders, and pair them with companies as full-time,… Read More LIKE ANDELA, 1% IS ENOUGH FOR GROWTH.
This is a sweet story to my senses. For years, small business owners have prayed for the day when they would be free from the parasitic love affair of some lawyers you meet at the corner. Until recently, when the Registrar-General of the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC), Bello Mahmud, said Nigerians no longer need a… Read More Dump Your One-time Lawyer, Register Your Business Yourself, Anywhere – CAC
Yikes! One-Customer? Seriously! Have you ever wondered why your sales seems to be dipping? Do you know why your product/idea is not garnering higher interest as expected? Well, you probably weren’t selling your product to who needed it most. The only one thing that annoys any customer more than bad customer service is a plain… Read More BOOST SALES: KILL YOUR 1-CUSTOMER STRATEGY.
“Excuse me ma’am”. “Please, you can have my sit while you wait, sir”. “I’ll rather buy a substitute product than buy a pirated version”. “Thank you”. Those are the dream ideals of any sane society – a place filled with fairness, trust, love and sensible judgement. Often times, whenever I have the opportunity to be… Read More NEW AT-MOSPHERE, NOT LEADERS.
This should be sad news to many Africans, because the one-time ago soaring eagle of Africa, the heartbeat of the Sub-Saharan Africa and the giant of Africa is now becoming a dot in the global sphere. Some Africans reading this might be wondering how this affects them, please let me elaborate. It is quite obvious,… Read More Nigeria: Road to G20 or G200
Remember the tagline: “Nigeria – Good People, Great Nation”? The campaign was initiated in Nigeria by the late Yar’adua led-government , under the auspices of the late Dora Akunyili (former Information Minister). The campaign was meant to signal a new birth of Nigerians and purposed to showcase the true Nigeria spirit to the ends of… Read More Nigeria: Good People, Great Nation – Ep 1
Finally, petrol prices in Nigeria (my beloved country) is now pegged at 145 Naira/Litre, and there goes another national labour strike action. The current global economic instability is shaking everyone, everywhere. The impending American elections isn’t making it easier for global investors too. Oil prices are still bleeding, without any hope for restoration and Africa… Read More GO ZERO #LATEPOST