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Writers Who Inspire Us: Kat Boogaard

Meeting with Kat Boogaard, scheduling this interview, and completing it in less than 48 hours was a crash course in empathetic efficiency (yes, I just coined the term :)).  I’ve followed Kat’s journey since 2015 when I found her career advice on The Muse. At the time, I was at crossroads, and Kat’s articles helped me […]

Abubakar Idris

Writers Who Inspire Us: Abubakar Idris

Abubakar Idris, best known for his beat at TechCabal and much recently Stears Business, is a recognizable tech journalist in Nigeria.  In this interview, he tells us how it feels to be recognized as an award finalist, how to get hired by top publications, and his writing process for producing 1000+ word articles.  Let’s get […]

Ayomide Ofulue

Writers Who Inspire Us: Ayomide Ofulue

Ayomide Ofulue is a Nigerian writer most known on Twitter for his writing and self-improvement tips. The Week of Saturdays team found him and his Twitter account when we were desperately looking for African writers who tweet about writing.  We recently had a virtual interview with him to learn about his writing process, his crazy exponential growth […]

Oyekunle Damola

Working Freelance: Digital Marketing Consultant, Oyekunle Damola

Oyekunle Damola is a digital marketing consultant known for helping business owners achieve results for their online marketing campaigns. He is the founder of Dptrax, an inbound marketing agency helping clients generate more traffic, leads, and sales online. Recently, we had a virtual interview with Damola. In our conversation, Damola shared how he grew his agency and […]

Working Freelance Gbenga Adebiyi

Working Freelance: Writer and Coach, Gbenga Adebiyi

Gbenga Adebiyi is a freelance writer and coach with 5+ years of experience. Through his twitter threads, online classes, and offline workshops, he trains students from countries across Africa to become competent freelancers.  On Thursday afternoon last week, Jeremiah Ajayi had a virtual interview with Gbenga Adebiyi. In the conversation, Gbenga shared a bit of his […]

Oladimeji Ajegbile, Pexels

Creatives Who Inspire Us: Oladimeji Ajegbile

Oladimeji Ajegbile is a Nigerian brand architect and Pexels photographer, most known for his successful track record of over 43 million views on Pexels. We had a virtual interview with him to learn the story behind his moniker Brand Architect, how he started his photography career, and what creatives can do to achieve feats like his. […]