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As you continue to grow as a developer and your technical expertise increases, a need for you to engage in code challenges becomes necessary. Engaging in code challenges helps you become great at problem-solving, makes you hirable, and positively impacts your overall thinking process.  In this article, I will be highlighting some of the reasons...
Doing anything is easy, but doing it excellently requires consistency and endurance. Knowledgeable people know this, so they believe in doing things with excellence, consistency, and persistence because they want to be the best and get the best out of their effort. Trying to be the best sets you on a quest for mastery and...
We are writing this with reference to the 1000 Women In Design Selection Announcement  initially scheduled for March 30, 2021. Due to the unexpected influx of applications we have postponed the announcement to enable us to select the  best recipients for this scholarship. We received over 17,000 applications from various parts of Africa, in various...
Once I finished my studies, I found a full-time job as a consultant in Lagos. In 2014, I founded She Leads Africa together with Yasmin Belo-Osagie. The idea came to me during my internship. I saw that many talented people, especially young women, don’t have access to the same information that I had at Chicago...
“I haven’t always had the path figured out, but the vision and intention at each point was usually quite clear. I have always had a passion for technology and for impacting the world around me through the productivity tools that it provides. I have always been a lifelong learner, and a believer in  striving to...
Growing up, I wanted to be a doctor but I feel like there is a certain level of empathy you need to become a doctor and I don’t think I have that. So when it was time to fill JAMB form, I put Computer Engineering instead. While in school, I developed an interest in coding...
“I was 21 years old working at an audit firm. I knew I loved numbers, maybe not so much audit. But I had a dream. A dream of growing in the finance space with impact. For the first four years of my career, I struggled with my money, right. So I was living from hand...
“I started Ingressive Capital because every venture capital firm that I applied to work as an analyst turned me down. I had the skill, I had the interest and I was convinced I could do the job but people often said “oh no, Maya…, keep hosting events and bringing foreign investors, you’re good at that”...
The African Women in Design Scholarship Program was created to expand access to design education. We #ChooseToChallenge the fact that only 20% of designers in Nigeria are females. This reflects the realities of many African countries and we want to do something about it. This is why we have partnered with Geneza school of design...
The relationship between technology and government is the epitome of a “Love, Hate” affair; so now the world is waiting to see if President-Elect, Joe Biden will be the one to reignite the passion. At one point in time, the US government represented Prometheus, giving the earth the building blocks of world changers like the...
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