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...

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...

“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...

“Success For Me Means Winning In Business And Also Winning as A Wife Too”- Ibukun Awosika

“Success For Me Means Winning In Business And As A Wife Too”- Ibukun Awosika Seeing my drive as a young entrepreneur, my father used to say, ‘I have given birth to this one’, and if an...

I Make N250,000 a Week from Making and Selling Mannequins – Emmanuel

My name is Emmanuel, I make N250,000 a week from making and selling Mannequins I came to Lagos in the year 2000, I was 20 years old then. My plan was to come to Lagos to further my education so I coul...

Dignity in Labour: “This is my job and I have no shame”, Vulcaniser, Abiodun Mana

Dignity in Labour “My name is Abiodun Mana. This is my job and I have no shame. I have been a vulcaniser for 21 years. For me it is not about the job you do. It is how committed you are to the j...

29 Year Old Harold Okwa:Launches virtual Airline App,Now You can Fly Private for Less

My name is Harold Okwa, I am 29 Years Old and the Co Founder of Jetseta. I came into Nigeria in 2009 and thought of going back to the UK after NYSC but decided against that My first major hustle was s...

How much is your salary? – Building wealth as an employee

Not everyone can be an entrepreneur but you can build steady and gradual wealth with discipline and precise decisions. See below my experience while I was in paid employment: 1. Invest: I invested my ...

Cobhams Asuquo: The Gift of Blindness

Cobhams Asuquo is a born blind Award winning Nigerian musician, producer, and songwriter. He is also the CEO and head of productions of Cobhams Asuquo Music Productions (Camp). He is known for produci...