False ideas about success, productivity, and sacrifice.
When it comes to achieving success, there are a lot of ideas floating around about what it takes to get there. One of the most pervasive is the idea that productivity and sacrifice are the key ingredients in the recipe for success. You can see this belief in various types of content with titles like […]Read More
Can online K-12 Education scale in Africa?
Technology has driven down costs and increased the quality of work in almost every segment of economies around the world, including education. Education Technology is the term used to describe the application of technology to solve problems in education, and Africa is full of companies, or rather start-ups that place themselves in the edtech category. […]Read More
CEOs Who Meditate
This post was originally published on buildingabusiness101.com The science is pretty much settled. The overwhelming medical evidence shows that meditation is hugely beneficial for the mind and body. It helps lower stress, treats anxiety/depression, increases brain processing power, increases emotional control and resiliency, and lowers blood pressure. So it’s no wonder that many people are […]Read More
Navigating Through a Pandemic, Startup.info Interview
Startup.info interviewed our co-founder and Director Ahmed Sabi Abubakar. The full interview can be found here.Read More
Nigeria, real change has come
For the first time as an adult, I have witnessed the weariness of Nigerians expressed through unified protests all over the country and around the world. People of all ethnicities with a common complaint; being fed up. Fed up with a country that has no plan for its citizens, especially the younger generation who are […]Read More
Focus on Your Truth
Who Am I What is your truth? What do you stand for? What are the things you consider important, the things you can put your all in? What do you truly like to do, if we didn’t need money to function, but had to work, what would you choose to do? Most of us go […]Read More
11 Things I Learned From Failure
We all experience setbacks in our relationships, businesses, academics and various aspects of life. There was a time failure was popularly seen as shameful, but thankfully, these days it is more often considered as a learning mechanism, especially in the business world, due to testimonies from successful people like Oprah Winfrey, Thomas Edison, Abraham Lincoln, […]Read More
The Entrepreneurship Fad
Ok, entrepreneurship is now a trend. Is that a good thing or a bad thing? It is true we need more entrepreneurs for economic growth to take place, in fact, more so in Africa than anywhere else at the moment. And to be specific, we need technology inclined entrepreneurs that’ll leverage tech to push growth […]Read More
What is Your Why?
“He who has a why can endure anyhow” Fredrick Nietzsche. Amanda Lang and Simon Sinek are most popular for evangelizing the “why” concept through their books “The Power of Why’ and “Start with Why” respectively. They also speak about it regularly. So what is this “why” concept? It’s basically about finding out your purpose for […]Read More
Power in the “P”
According to Brian Tracy, there are 7 Ps you should use to evaluate your performance. And as he puts it; products, markets, and needs change rapidly; it would be helpful to use these 7 Ps to continually stay on track. Product; develop the habit of looking at your product as though you are an outside […]Read More