Tech Spotlight: M-Pesa

Tech Spotlight: M-Pesa

M-Pesa is a mobile phone-based money transfer, financing, and micro-financing service that provides a fast, secure, and convenient way to transact on mobile devices. It is a registered trademark of Vodafone and its operations cut across Kenya, Tanzania, Afghanistan, South Africa, India, Romania and Albania. M-Pesa has 33.5 million wallets In Kenya, 66% (22.6 million) […]

Are they really unemployable?

Are they really unemployable?

I had the privilege last week to contribute to a program on top talent development for a global financial institution, creatively building an experience-based, business-driven, and content-rich program for their most promising talents. On the “soft skills” side, I am becoming obsessed with the way people interact, how to be a great connector, how to […]

Pivoting Stories

Pivoting Stories

I feel blessed to have met two groups of entrepreneurs in Nigeria and Egypt respectively, and have a short session with them on how to pitch their idea or startup, and most importantly, spending time with young humans in the very middle of their quest to find their path. You can find my last blog […]