Strength in Diversity

We belong together

I think Nigeria is uniquely positioned for greatness naturally by virtue of our diversity.   The American Industrial Revolution and technological revolution happened largely because they have since encouraged diversity through immigration and acceptance of skilled labour from all across the world- the Italians and their art and taste, the Africans with their immense strength […]

Choosing the Right Woman

case studies from the Bible

A woman got the first man- Adam thrown out of Eden. A woman got the strong man- Samson’s eyes gouged out and thrown into prison with hard labour. A woman caused the good man- Joseph to get thrown into prison. A woman made King David turn from God. A thousand women made the wise man- […]

Give It Time!

Discovering the Magic of Time.

GIVE IT TIME   1. When someone comes and tells you, “I can’t sleep without you, I love you the way you are and I can put up with your good and bad attitude”, before you commit your heart to such a person, please, GIVE IT TIME.   2. When You just met someone today […]

Repsect Your Hustle

The Morality of Doing Business with Talent

Do you usually find yourself suckered into providing your services for free to family and friends? I know many doctors and lawyers who are close friends of mine. Many struggle with this one thing. They have a reprehensible fear of charging family and friends for personal services. Young consultants just starting out, coaches of every […]

The 80/20 Principle in Nigerian Business

Gaining More Customers

Dominos Pizza has an awful long waiting queue every day of the week and it’s worse on weekends. Approximately 10 new orders every 15 minutes. Yet they deliver each order in 15mins. The old pizza shop nearby (whose pizza tasyes better by the way) has owed it’s staff the last 3 months and is on […]

Customer Service Excellence

An Air-Peace Experience

Whenever I fly #AirPeace on their plane named Nnenna, I’m impressed by one of the air-host, his name is Donald. He’s usually serving the Business Class passengers.   The standard boring greetings over the public address system is spiced up by Donald especially after a successful landing. He would rain accolades of praise on Air […]

Women Arise

Unleashing the power of female entrepreneurs

Over the last 3 days, I’ve had the pleasure of training over 100 gorgeous and super-smart women in (Abuja, Lagos Mainland and Lagos Island) looking to raise their game to even higher heights on Marketing Strategy and Psychology of Writing a Great Proposal. Big shout out to all the members of Poize Network! It was […]

Words Matter

Positive Psychology

How dare you talk to yourself the way you sometimes tend to do? How dare you do you that? Going around trash-talking yourself and downplaying on your talents and skills? If a friend said the same hurtful words you sometimes hurl at yourself, how long will you remain friends? You quickly forget your past achievements […]

Seek First to Understand….

Rethinking Marketing

By now you know everyone makes a living by selling something right? We are either selling our brains, brands or businesses. However the key to becoming a better marketer, starts with understanding human needs and then being maniacally focused on addressing those needs. Get this, your client’s need and the way and manner they want […]

Is a Corner Street Hawker an Entrepreneur?


Every chicken is a bird. But not every bird is a chicken. Every entrepreneur is a hustler but sadly not every hustler is an entrepreneur. Get it? An entrepreneur is a person with a long-term vision. S/he’s after building sustainable relationships with customers and brand equity. The currency here is trust and value. A hustler […]