Posts By Ikenna Odinaka

How Michael Olafusi Accidentally became Africa’s Number 1 MS Excel Guru, Quit His Job to Start Excel Consulting Firm

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 […]

10 Lessons for Bloggers & Brands from West Africa Bloggers Conference Lagos 2015

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 […]

The Best Fields to Study through Online Courses – Computer, IT, Business….

Online courses was once a complicated alternative to tradition classroom learning. There have been controversies on the value of taking online courses. Sloan Survey shows that the number of students adding online courses as part of their regular college curriculum has increased by up to 150%. Online education also has a 21% growth rate which […]

5 Entrepreneurs who proved you don’t need a ‘Great Idea’ to start a successful business

First published on: January 14, 2014 Do you aspire to become an entrepreneur; a business owner? May be you are consistently in a brainstorming session to discover that proverbial great idea that will take the world by surprise before you launch your business. Like gold, great idea is precious and not readily available. The skill […]

Top 10 Most Trending Mobile Phones in Nigeria in 2014

Mobile phone users decide on the best device to own by checking out what’s trending in the market. If you are wondering how I arrived at the top 10 most trending mobile phones in Nigeria in 2014, I didn’t do the ranking. Google, the world’s largest search engine analyzed and collated billions of search data […]

22 Places to Educate Yourself Online for Free – Take Online Courses with Certificate

It’s not just another hype. Massive Open Online Courses – MOOCs and OpenCourseWare – OCW is causing a progressive movement in human development; a phenomenon in the learning experience for the workforce, gradually bridging the chasm between the educated and uneducated. With online courses, anyone from any part of the world can gain knowledge in any […]

Top 50 Universities in the World for International Students to Study Abroad 2014/15

2014/2015 World University Rankings Discover the top universities in the world, according to the 2014/15 edition of the QS World University Ranking. If you are planning to study abroad, you want to know the best international student friendly universities to make your decision. Best could be in the form of the number of students from […]

Udemy vs Udacity – Which is better to Take Online Courses?

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 […]

10 Inspiring stories of Nigerians who quit their career, pursued their passion and Became Successful

Sometimes we find ourselves at the cross road of our career. It used to seem as if you knew where you were going but suddenly, you are left to ask the life changing questions; is this really what I want? Should I stick with this or try something different? Should I follow my passion or […]