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Success is a Choice – Creating and Capitalizing on Opportunities, Plus Hard Work

Success is a Choice – Creating and Capitalizing on Opportunities, Plus Hard Work

Like everyone, I’ve made some pretty dumb decisions in my life. Early in my career I passed on a great job offer to go with a startup that ended up going nowhere. I later went head-to-head with a boss who just happened to be my CEO. Who do you think won that battle? I’ll give […] Read More

Win ₦100,000 in the ‘Fund Ya Hustle” Contest for Nigerian Start-ups

Win ₦100,000 in the ‘Fund Ya Hustle” Contest for Nigerian Start-ups

Do you have a social-impact project, business or innovative start-up that has already been developed and can benefit from a grant of a ₦100,000 to help step-it up to the next level? Then enter in for the “Fund Ya Hustle” Contest, powered by 234Central.com “A young population if empowered and well developed will be a resource that will […] Read More

From MDGs To SDGs: What You Should Know About the Sustainable Development Goals

From MDGs To SDGs: What You Should Know About the Sustainable Development Goals

Since last weekend, at the United Nations in New York City, the world gathered to deliberate and adopt a set of seventeen (17) Commandments that if obeyed, will lead to a better world. Read More

Before You Make That Huge Jump from Paid to Self Employment – Pause and Read This!

Before You Make That Huge Jump from Paid to Self Employment – Pause and Read This!

Many are mesmerized and drawn to the glow of self-employment, being your own boss, calling the shots and earning your own pay… that’s a good way to go, trust me because we do need more entrepreneurs for many reasons such as economic growth, job creation and better quality of product and service offering. But hold […] Read More

IBM’s Big Data University Project Targets Empowerment of African Youths

IBM’s Big Data University Project Targets Empowerment of African Youths

As oil-dependent economies combat volatile currencies and shaky GDP rates, increasingly, countries look toward cultivating the intangible. A nation’s most valuable resource isn’t oil, gas, or any other extractible good– It’s human capital. For developing nations in particular, opportunity lies in the minds of its inhabitants. Most importantly, youth inhabitants– Photograph by Michael Hogan According […] Read More

Town hall Meeting Continues with the Extension of Nominations for The Future Awards Africa 2015 …

Town hall Meeting Continues with the Extension of Nominations for The Future Awards Africa 2015 …

The Central Working Committee (CWC) for The Future Awards Africa has announced the extension of the call for nominations for the awards. The nominations which were previously supposed to end on the 11th of September have been extended till the   30th of September, 2015. Read More

Enter the Commonwealth £5000 Short Story Contest| Deadline 1st November 2015

Enter the Commonwealth £5000 Short Story Contest| Deadline 1st November 2015

IF you have creative writing skills, then this is for you! The 2016 Short Story Prize is now open for entry… The Commonwealth Short Story Prize brings stories from new and emerging voices, often from countries with little or no publishing infrastructure, to the attention of an international audience. Read More

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Keeping the Faith – Sneak Peek Into The Journal of a Cancer Conqueror

Keeping the Faith – Sneak Peek Into The Journal of a Cancer Conqueror

Today is a great day as I set out to be brave. My Cousin sent me a book from America, where she lives with her family. The book is titled ”I Declare, 31 Promises to Speak Over Your Life’ by Joel Osteen. I’m on Day 4 and it’s about – it not being too late […] Read More

#StartupTips – 7 Steps To Starting Your Dream Business

#StartupTips – 7 Steps To Starting Your Dream Business

The thought of being one’s own boss is as exciting as it’s scary. For many its finding the right business and for some it’s how to even start the business when the idea of what to venture into strikes. So below is a guideline to finding and starting the right business for you as shared […] Read More

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