Entrepreneurship Made Simple

One word that binds the three key attributes of entrepreneurs (enlightened self-interest, empathy, and value creation) together is love. You must love yourself enough to take care of yourself so that you can care for others. Secondly, you must put yourself in your customers’ shoes. Finally, you must create value for your customers.

Lessons from the Malaysia Airlines MH17

It is no longer news that Malaysia Airlines is responsible for the disappearance / death of 537 persons in 2014 alone and has raised the average annual global fatalities in the aviation industry to a new level. When I heard about the crash on Thursday, July 19, my first reaction...

Nigeria – Unmaking a Failing State

The concept of a failed state found its way into the global lexicon in the last two decades or so. Prior to the emergence of this phenomenon, nations were basically classified along levels of economic development into developed, developing, and underdeveloped economies. The most susceptible to becoming a failed state are the underdeveloped countries in Africa and Asia.