Emotional Intelligence

SUCCESS PREDICTOR: What’s Your Score?






How do you know if you’ll make an A in a chosen endeavour? High IQ? Check. Technical competence? Check. Professional experience? Check. Good. But that only makes up about 30 percent of a person’s predictor for business and career success. Indications show …

  • June 15, 2016
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Meet Henry Fraser, The Paralysed Man Who Paints With His Mouth.






Former Rugby Player, Henry Fraser actively played the sport with his brothers Will, Tom and Dom until a diving accident in shallow waters at the age of 17 paralyzed him from the shoulders down. Rather than get beaten by his paralysis, he …

  • May 5, 2016
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Meet Nigeria’s First Female Mechanic Who’s Breaking Stereotypes






This is a man’s world, this is a man’s world, but it wouldn’t be nothing, nothing without a woman or a girl…” crooned James Brown in the 60’s. Well, if only Brown was born in this era where women are fearlessly taking …

  • March 29, 2016
Olajumoke Orisaguna is the most Googled person in Nigeria (Full List)






The bread seller-turned model’s story has become an international tale. In February, Olajumoke Orisaguna made headlines around the world when she accidentally appeared or in internet lingo ‘photo-bombed’ the photoshoot of British/Nigerian rapper –Tinie Tempah– which was shot by TY Bello for …

  • March 22, 2016
The 30 Most Influential People on the Internet






Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have been named among the 30 most influential people on the Internet. The reality TV star and her rapper husband were recognised by TIME magazine for their “global impact on social media and their overall ability to …

  • March 17, 2016
Abraham Attah, Star Actor of Beasts Of No Nation Bags Yet Another Award – A Scholarship To Study In The US






Having just won the Best Male Lead in the Independent Spirit Awards for his role in the movie, Beasts of No Nation (BON), a few weeks ago, Abraham Attah is relocating to the United States from Ghana to complete his education, with …

  • March 11, 2016
How a 17-year-old started a poultry business in the slums of Dar es Salaam






Sirjeff Dennis was five when he witnessed a neighbour lose her seven-month old son. Living in the slums of Tanzania’s capital city Dar es Salaam, the mother had spent much of her pregnancy hungry and her son was born underweight and too …

  • February 12, 2016
Datti Baba-Ahmed: The Visionary Behind Baze University






Building a foundation for success in Nigeria’s Education Sector Vision and visibility are necessarily intertwined for today’s educational leaders. Whereas each is important in its own right, given the numerous challenges that today’s building leader faces, they must be fused together to …

  • February 8, 2016
Mark Zuckerberg Becomes The World’s 4th Richest Man






Founder of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg is now the world’s fourth richest man, following a strong performance of Facebook stock. Zuckerberg is thought to be worth around $50 billion and has pushed off Amazon CEO, Jeff Bezos off his perch. 31 year old …

  • February 4, 2016
Walmart heiress Alice Walton is the richest woman in the world






With a net worth of $33.2 billion, Alice Walton isn’t just the wealthiest woman on the list of the 50 richest people on earth, she’s also a member of one of the richest families in the world. Alice, along with older brothers …

  • February 1, 2016