This morning, I woke up thinking: You can’t be an innovator and constantly seek validation. You can’t run ahead of the curve and seek direction from bystanders at the same time.
Browsing Category: Life As Is
There is a deep longing to create that resides within the souls of almost all humanity. Beyond our natural instinct for survival which includes needs like water, food, warmth, and air; we also have the instinct to build and create, and this is independent of our survival instincts. Psychologist Abraham Maslow thought that people reached […]
The baby boomers did not fall out of their mothers’ wombs running Coca-Cola and Kodak. They too were young, wild and reckless once. When the 1980s came around, the new generation — self-absorbed, independent and self-sufficient Gen X joined the workforce. Arguably the most overlooked generation in a while, they are the geeks who automated […]
Added to the normal everyday Lagos and Nigeria problems, the country’s youths who are savvy, willing and with access to the Internet still face other challenges to freelancer success. As the world moves towards a freelance-first economy (usually called the gig economy), learning new skills, being globally connected and contributing high-quality and consistent value in […]