What is money all about? I will tell you in a moment without boring you with economic terms. We work for money; that means money stores value. We exchange our time and skills as a reward, and that reward is something that we can store & spend. That’s where money comes in. That store of …

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We are in the middle of 2018 and two great landmarks have occurred. First was Jeff Bezos, reaching the $150 billion mark in personal wealth/assets in mid-July. Second, was Apple, who hit the $1 trillion market value in the first week of August. Both companies, in the tech sector, have built a network effect around …

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The book, though not an autobiography, documents the business exploits of Tony Hsieh, the CEO of Zappos. Zappos, derived from zapatos (which means shoes in Spanish) is an online shoe company. Tony’s background is that of Asian parents who wanted him to be any of the following; mathematical geek, musical genius or a doctor, be it medical …

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Recently I ran into a lady I had known for a while. Though we hardly say much to each other, we had a rapport. On the said date, she was downcast. I noticed her and enquired what the issue was. She told me, it was nothing she could not handle. I told her that I knew she …

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I will tell you some stories about education on this series of Hilarious Moments. Of Illiterates and & Illiteracy One of my big aunties had something important to tell me and other kids around. You know how it is, you are called and told to sit and then the lecture begins. “Kids, it ok to …

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At the tail end of my SSCE exams in secondary school, I was walking from my class to the exams hall and I walked into my dear Chemistry teacher, Mrs PM Joseph. As usual, we had our chit-chat and she said something that was remarkable to me. I did not know it then but looking …

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So then faith cometh by hearing … — Paul How did you come about your view of the world? I can tell you it came by most of the stories you heard. Those stories coloured your perspective and you saw life through those lenses. What you hear and give yourself to plants the seeds of what you …

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Money is one of those things that is often not discussed but it sticks up its thumb in every aspect of our lives. It seems no one tells you anything about it, but it appears all through your life. As a child, you cannot understand why your parents cannot pay your school fees on time …

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Judges 11 introduces us to a Bible Character — Jephthah. I first heard about him as a man who made a vow to God, the vow went awry, but he went ahead to fulfil his vows. That is the story I was told in Sunday school as a child. I have not bothered about him …

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I thought about a few things and this is what I came up with… When the Lord says, “remember not the former things,” He is not only talking of bad things or losing positions that you have been. He is saying remember not your past victories. Look up to the new that I am bringing. There …

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