Nigerian Women's Bobsleigh

Be Inspired by The Nigerian Women’s Bobsleigh Team

Have you ever seen the movie Cool Runnings?  – https://g.co/kgs/2EAj6Y –  A movie loosely based on the true story of the Jamaica national bobsleigh team‘s debut in competition during the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cool_Runnings). If you haven’t, grab a copy and watch. It shows clearly how the determination to succeed can get you there. Anyway, this tops that. There I was one day being a bit of a couch potato, watching CNN, as you do. Up popped an Africa Voices feature on […]

Be Inspired by Demi

To open our week of inspiration I will introduce you to a podcast that I got from Starta which is a platform created by Dotun Olowoporo, with “a vision to supporting entrepreneurs in Africa” (www.thestarta.com). Starta provides, in their own words, “content, tools, and opportunities to launch, manage and scale a business startup”. They have events and you can subscribe to their newsletter on their site. Supporting Entrepreneurs in Africa During my, “I don’t think business is for me time”, […]

Inspiration Week

A Week Of Inspiration

Business can have a lot of ups and downs. Times when you think everything is going great and you might actually make it. Other times when you are down in the dumps, things are just not working and you are on your last naira, pound or dollar. At that point, you believe that you are not cut out to achieve your dream, your goal or get your business to where you want it to be. I have been there. Boy, […]

Persue Your Vision Till It Is Done

This week has not been the easiest and when Friday rolled in I was ready to have some rest relaxation and fun. The plan had been hatched some days before. I was headed to a new  golf resort on the outskirts of Lagos. Nominated driver, me. I love driving, especially at weekends. It was to be a leisurely outing with a friend her beautiful daughter aimed at unwinding. Little did I know I was also  set to learn alot. Off […]