5 Leadership Lessons From Nigerian CEO of General Electric, Lazarus Angbazo’s Speech at Purdue University

Nigerian CEO of General Electric, Lazarus Angbazo’s in his Speech at Purdue University shared some leadership lessons everyone can learn a thing or two from. We have highlighted some below: 1. Pursu...

This Is The Way To Change Your Bad Habits

We all know the feeling of setting goals for ourselves only to watch our commitment fade as time passes. Why is this? For one, change scares people more than death. To drive that point home, 90% of ...

How to Toughen Up and Turn Your Sensitivity Into a Strength

“You’re too sensitive,” my boyfriend said last week. “I know, isn’t it great?” I responded proudly, fully meaning it. I’ve only recently begun to recognise the sheer strength of my sensi...

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

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 and Lagos Living. Being a christian in the ente...

Knowing It Is Time To Let Go Of Your Marriage

I was 11 years old when I was invited to an elderly neighbour’s house for tea. My mother dressed me in the nicest outfit I had for the occasion and made sure I knew enough etiquette to get throu...

The Real Cause of Inner Emptiness (And What to Do About It)

Do you often feel empty inside? Do you believe that others should be filling you up? Discover the real cause of inner emptiness and what to do about it. If you feel empty, you are not alone in feeling...

“The most important thing is to find your path and then choose the one which works for you.” – CEO of Printivo, Oluyomi Ojo 

  Oluyomi Ojo founded his company, Printivo  to make printing be less revolting for Nigerian SMEs, Corporations and the general public. Theirs is a platform that puts the power to design in th...

5 Truths I Learned About Life and Fear by Jumping Out of a Plane!

I am a 46-year old mother of three girls and I am terrified of heights. I tend to get queasy by the third step on a ladder. I am also really adventurous and determined to be the best, most fearless ve...

On the difference between Spirituality and religiosity

I met someone very recently and we got talking. Somewhere during our conversation, he asked me, “Are you religious?” To this, I responded, “No, I am more spiritual than religious....

Recognising Depression and Getting the Help You Need

Depression is a common and debilitating mood disorder. More than just sadness in response to life’s struggles and setbacks, depression changes how you think, feel, and function in daily activities. ...

Sometimes, You Have To Dig Deep Before You Find The Gold You Crave

If you are really interested in gold, you must be willing to dig through a pile load of rubbish to get to gold. Gold is not on the surface. It’s no doubt that people are experiencing all forms of ha...

Stop letting the emotional baggage of others direct your life

Not only am I prone to feeling depleted and drained in situations with certain people, but emotional pain of others tends to show up in my physical body. When I over-feel, my throat feels like it’s ...

There Is No Sin In Making Yourself A Priority

One of the biggest myths we feed into is that setting ourselves as a number one priority is selfish and unkind. Truth is, it is the most loving thing we can do for ourselves and for others. Our loved ...

8 Things I Learned from Watching My Mum Die

In 2012 my mum got diagnosed with cancer. After an operation, she was cancer-free for some time when in March 2017 it was discovered that the cancer had returned and had spread everywhere, notably to ...

How Often Do You Render Help?

I remember that day just like yesterday when i strolled along Agbowo road with Moyinoluwa. You see there was this 10 day programme going in my church then and i had vowed to attend all the services. M...

When Life Changes, Success Puts on Different Clothes

When we were kids, life was so fun and fresh. Maybe it’s because we dived straight into adventure. Because we didn’t think of success or failure in the way we think now. I’ve always been passion...

Dating from a Place of Self-Love: How Being Yourself Changes Everything

It’s tough being out there. I remember myself some years ago embracing the world of online dating. Everyone kept telling me “be yourself” (and I kept telling myself that), but when I was actuall...

When you go from a consumer to a creator, you start to think about things you never thought about before.

I grew up like every other teenager of the 80’s and 90’s – watching MTV. I was obsessed with Madonna, moshed my teen spirit with Nirvana, then entered the dark side of pop with Nine Inch Nails. ...

You Can Achieve All What You Dream Of And Even More

Let’s get this straight, I KNOW already that you’re a successful woman! I’m pretty sure I know how you got there too. You followed all the rules, you went to school, got a “good” job, you’...