This Single Mother Got Laid Off Then Started A Candle Business That More Than Doubled Her Income

This Single Mother Got Laid Off Then Started A Candle Business That More Than Doubled Her Income In April 2012 this single mother, Kristen Scott was laid off from her job where she was overworked, und...

“I’ve Had My Happiest Moments and Also Had The Darkest Moments in Running My Business” – Tara Fela-Durotoye

I got to interview Tara Fela-Durotoye. I must tell you, the wisdom she carries is powerful. Some of the information in this interview is what some people have paid to hear. Enjoy… DANG: What bro...

“A Lot Of Nigerians Want to Earn Money Without Working”- Shola Ladoja, CEO Simply Green Ltd

My name is Shola Ladoja. I’m 31-Years-Old. Founder of Simply Green created on 29th of May, 2014. I always had a passion for farming but I never thought that at this age, I would be farming. I though...

“I am Who I am Because I Dare To Be” – Wana Sambo

My name is Wana Sambo. I’m a Nigerian, a Bayelsa state indigene born on the 17th of April in the late 1980’s. I was born into a family of 5 siblings; I’m the 4th child and 2nd girl. I grew u...

Kemi “LaLa” Akindoju: You Need to Show Yourself Worthy before Anyone Else can Invest in you

My name is Kemi “Lala” Akindoju. I am an actor, producer and a casting director. I have also produced stage plays like Vagina monologue, London Life, Lagos Living Being a christian in the entertai...

The Hustle: Why I Believe A Relationship Will Get In The Way Of My Career Ambitions

I hustle hard. As cliché (and almost corny) as it sounds, I thrive off of working hard and coming up with new ideas to put into action. Every day I’m working to get my money up, hoping to one day r...

“Most Men Are Sexists in Business”-Wendy Appelbaum, South African Billionaire.

“Most Men Are Sexists in Business”-Wendy Appelbaum, South African Billionaire. Wendy Appelbaum is the only daughter of South African tycoon Donald Gordon. She previously served as a Direct...

“How To Achieve Lasting Success as an Entrepreneur”- Tony Elumelu

“How To Achieve Lasting Success as an Entrepreneur”- Tony Elumelu “The first thing I tell people is that you should dream BIG. No limitations, no boundaries; feel free to dream. The ...

How To Sell Yourself on Your Cv: Ayotunde Ayobami Afolabi, Human Resource Business Partner, Oracle West Africa

I sat down with Ayotunde Ayobami Afolabi, Human Resources business partner of Oracle Corporation to discuss career Acceleration and how to sell yourself on your cv. DANG: What is the biggest resume tu...

The Nigerian Who Leads Twitter Software Engineering Department: Meet Boluwatife Aiki-Raji

Twitter recently hired a young, brilliant, Nigerian, Boluwatife Aiki-Raji as lead Software Engineer immediately after his graduation from Howard University. Before attending Howard University, Bolu Ai...

On Business Ethics: BMPro’s Banke Meshida Lawal says “Friends and Family Must Pay for Our Services, No Exceptions”

On Business Ethics: BMPro’s Banke Meshida-Lawal says “I Have a Major Business Rule, ‘Friends and Family Must Pay for Our Services’” My name is Banke Meshida-Lawal. I am the head make up arti...

Managing Your Money: What They Don’t Teach In School

Let’s talk money. I grew up in a single parent household and was lucky enough to not only have a supermom but also a business savvy mom. In school we are taught all that we need to pass exams, but t...

Learn How to Stand up to your boss (and Force Her to See What You’re Really Worth)

I have never had a problem standing up for myself, even when I’m crazy in love, my brain still rejects bullying. As an employee, I had to learn how to stand up to my boss. So, when I encountered a v...

Girl Boss: Omobolanle Akinkugbe, Living Deliberately

My name is Omobolanle Akinkugbe. I am 31 years old. I am a lawyer with Masters degree in commercial and Maritime law. My journey from being an employee to an employer was one that happened deliberatel...

Don’t Quit Your Day Job…Yet!

Don’t Quit Your Day Job…Yet! As attractive and exciting as the jump from employee to business owner is, it’s far from easy and absolutely not for the faint of heart. Among the biggest an...

Why Do Men and Women Prefer Male Bosses?

Why Do Men and Women Prefer Male Bosses? Having asked a lot of people questions and done some online research, I found out men and women alike would rather NOT work with female bosses. See their reaso...

Being A Nice Girl Doesn’t Get You Ahead

Here are 5 symptoms of you being a too nice girl, which will never get you ahead at your company. The actions that won your praise as a little girl now probably won’t help you get ahead at your comp...

Diamond in The Rough: The Inspiring Story of A Paper Recycler

Diamond in The Rough: The Inspiring Story of A Paper Recycler “My name is Babatunde Peter. I am a graduate of Osun state polytechnic. I worked with skye bank for 2 years as a contract staff befo...

“The God Factor In My Success Story”- Strive Masiyiwa, Chairman Econet Wireless.

“The God Factor In My Success Story”- Strive Masiyiwa, Chairman Econet Wireless I was born in what was then Rhodesia, now Zimbabwe, and I was barely 4 years old when conflict started — f...