Dear Nigerian Parents, You know, I get the appeal of Tiger Moms and Dads, everywhere. I especially understand the Nigerian parents way of driving their kids through lofty expectations. I appreciate it. It is a good thing. I’ve seen what people become when the bar is raised for them, and when they are relentlessly encouraged […]
For your eyes, all my heart has felt and yet will feel I give. For your love, all of me that lives and does not live. I was never one of those in whose heart love lies But all must fall in love who see your eyes.
Hey there! I’d like to tell you something we all already know, but it bears repeating: no matter what you’re working on or engaged in, you’re never going to have a bigger fan, a bigger supporter, a bigger believer or a bigger investor than yourself. Especially, if you are doing something new. It doesn’t matter how bright […]
I’m always interested in new ways that brands try to engage with customers or reimagine their marketing experience. So I instantly fell in love with this new ad I stumbled upon from Honda. It’s the good guy-bad guy parallel universe used to great effect to introduce two versions of the new Civic. Check it out here. Make […]
There’s a brilliant new iOS app to help you manage your money, and it’s known as RobinHood. Their name has been making the rounds in the financial press, and I’ve been meaning to give them a test run for a long time. This weekend I finally downloaded the app, did a quick run and now, I’m […]
I summarized my insights on Tesla after their Q1 Investor Letter in the preceding post. Here’s a bit more detail on some financial and non-financial aspects of their performance. If you prefer, you can read the full report here. Operating Performance Tesla reported total revenue of $937 million, which is an increase of 51.4% from the […]
The actual call has not started, but since I’m going to be busy when it finally starts, I’ll give my quick run down of insights I gleaned from the Investor Letter which Musk shared on the company website. #1. Tesla is still learning how to make cars. This is a relatively young company, doing a […]