The 360-degree student

Academic institutions the world over have gradually added a new twist to the educational package prepared for students; various extracurricular activities are embedded into the educational system in order to serve the dual purpose of identifying innate talents as well as preparing the student to fit into the world after school. The present state ofContinue reading “The 360-degree student”

Of politics and politricks

“Man is a political animal; the only being that lives in organized communities, in which relations are regulated” – Aristotle (384-322BC) The political season comes and goes as it wills. Year in, year out, all forms of elections at all levels of administration do well to catch the attention of the man on the street;Continue reading “Of politics and politricks”

Designing your dream

“Whether you believe you can or whether you believe you cannot, you are absolutely right” – Henry Ford “Be true to who you are”, sounds a message in a hit song by Gospel musician Donnie McClurkin. Albeit succinct, the above message summarizes the entirety of the pre-requisites of success in life. READ ALSO: Getting StartedContinue reading “Designing your dream”

Africa: Yesterday, today and tomorrow

Mood swings have become the norm when it comes to the potential of the African continent. Pre 1990’s was described as the dark days of Africa. Post-1990 into the early decades of this 21st century saw an uproar and cheers all over the world for the continent as the next big thing to happen. AfterContinue reading “Africa: Yesterday, today and tomorrow”

The journey of an entrepreneur

‘If there is anything you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it’ Johann Wolfgang Von (1749-1832) Breaking the hard surface looks odd for business starters. There is no business-startup with magical bestowments or turnaround overnight. There were basic tumbles that constrained and restricted some renowned entrepreneursContinue reading “The journey of an entrepreneur”