Monthly Archives: June 2019

Keeping Promises

Have you ever told someone to meet you at a particular place and time only to arrive there late? Or you agreed to assist someone and you came back that you won’t be able to do it again. Many of us don’t keep our word because we fail to think deeply before we make promises or we are too sure ... Read More »

Bitcoin is powerful – Twitter Founder, Jack Dorsey

Jack Dorsey, was recently asked by Quartz whether he thinks bitcoin could be the internet’s currency.  See his response “I haven’t seen any other currency that would challenge it across the dimensions that I think are really important. First, I think it has an amazing brand. The other thing that I think makes it probably the strongest candidate is that ... Read More »

Cultivate the skill of gentle persuasion

Instead of ignoring Warren Buffet who referred to bitcoin as a ‘gambling device’ and ‘probably rat poison squared’, Justin Sun, the 28-year-old founder of blockchain platform TRON and CEO of peer-to-peer file sharing protocol BitTorrent, did something extraordinary. He competed with others and won this year’s charity steak lunch with the legendary investor, bidding with $4,567,888. Invariably, Justin paid $4.6 ... Read More »

Don’t be afraid to leave the good for the great

The most difficult decision I ever made was deciding to resign from my job in Nigeria about 8 years ago. My job was okay but I wanted something more. So, when I got an offer in South Africa I had to make the hardest decision of my life. One of the reasons why the decision was hard to make was ... Read More »