After School Africa » Opinion Articles http://www.afterschoolafrica.com Connecting the Next Generation of African Leaders with Opportunities around the World Fri, 24 Jul 2015 01:24:39 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.3Interviews connecting young Africans to educational and entrepreneurial opportunities around the world for Africa's development. From scholarship winners to entrepreneurs and professionals in edu-tech innovation. Visit www.afterschoolafrica.com/interview/ for more After School Africa no After School Africa ikenna@afterschoolafrica.com ikenna@afterschoolafrica.com (After School Africa) After School Africa After School Africa http://www.afterschoolafrica.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/Podcast-afterschoolafrica.jpghttp://www.afterschoolafrica.com/article/ How Michael Olafusi Accidentally became Africa’s Number 1 MS Excel Guru, Quit His Job to Start Excel Consulting Firmhttp://www.afterschoolafrica.com/10449/michael-olafusi-excel-mvp/ http://www.afterschoolafrica.com/10449/michael-olafusi-excel-mvp/#comments Mon, 25 May 2015 10:31:08 +0000 http://www.afterschoolafrica.com/?p=10449 In this exclusive interview on After School Africa, Michael Olafusi shares the inspiring story of how his curiosity to learn on impulse lead him to develop exceptional skill in Microsoft Excel, accidentally caught the entrepreneurship bug, and quit his job to start his own Consulting firm purely based on his Excel skill. Michael Olafusi is […]

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10 Lessons for Bloggers & Brands from West Africa Bloggers Conference Lagos 2015http://www.afterschoolafrica.com/10397/lessons-from-west-africa-bloggers-conference/ http://www.afterschoolafrica.com/10397/lessons-from-west-africa-bloggers-conference/#comments Mon, 18 May 2015 10:30:54 +0000 http://www.afterschoolafrica.com/?p=10397 Years ago, researchers at Harvard University made three predictions. First, in the coming year, there would be more changes than ever before. Second in the coming year, there would be more competition than ever before. Third, in coming year, there would be more opportunities than ever before. The conclusion; those who do not adjust to […]

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Apply for Google AdCamp Competition for African University Students 2015http://www.afterschoolafrica.com/9223/google-adcamp-competition-university-students/ http://www.afterschoolafrica.com/9223/google-adcamp-competition-university-students/#comments Sun, 26 Apr 2015 19:57:51 +0000 http://www.afterschoolafrica.com/?p=9223 Up to 70 current university students will be selected to participate in an all-expense-paid Google AdCamp experience at one of Google’s offices where participants get to meet with Googlers and interns, compete in a case competition, participate in social activities and get an inside look into helping small and medium businesses thrive. Online advertising is […]

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25 Must Have Android Apps for Smart Students to Boost Productivityhttp://www.afterschoolafrica.com/9889/android-apps-for-students/ http://www.afterschoolafrica.com/9889/android-apps-for-students/#respond Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:38:32 +0000 http://www.afterschoolafrica.com/?p=9889 Life as a student does not have to be all tedious and hectic. Technology can help you study smarter, keep track of schedules and assignments, manage personal finance, connect with colleagues or even wake up in time for your studies. Take a look at these 25 android apps we consider educative, informative, entertaining or just […]

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Udemy vs Udacity – Which is better to Take Online Courses?http://www.afterschoolafrica.com/9321/udemy-vs-udacity/ http://www.afterschoolafrica.com/9321/udemy-vs-udacity/#comments Sun, 28 Dec 2014 15:26:55 +0000 http://www.afterschoolafrica.com/?p=9321 One of the challenges of taking online courses is deciding which platform to learn from. The purpose of this article is to compare two major online learning platforms – Udemy or Udacity – and help you make a better decision on which platform to continue your journey in learning. Udacity Udacity believe university-level education can […]

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