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Opportunities in drone applications for Nigeria and other African countries

Like them or hate them, Drones are certainly here to stay. A drone-mania is taking over the world by storm and the frenzy is not likely to stop anytime soon. In the United States, several giant companies (Amazon, DHL) and start-up are currently exploring business opportunities in commercial drone applications. Drones are not new. In fact, they have existed for the past two decades and just like the Internet, they have been used for years […]

Dear Dumb Venture Capitalist

I would say you know who you are, but by definition you don’t. After all, the average person thinks they are an above average driver. So read this to see if you meet the criteria: You don’t realize you are going out of business I don’t know the exact math, but I hear it again and again: the top 2% of firms generate 98% of the returns in venture capital. Once you’ve raised a fund […]

Email Etiquette for all Startup CEOs

There are many things CEOs care about, but arguably one of the most important things is their time. Whether they are running a Fortune 500 company or a startup company, CEOs have a lot on their plate and in a global economy every second counts. When I first entered the startup world I wrote novel-like emails to my team members. This ended in long drawn out email chains that took up a great majority of my […]