Monthly Archives: August 2018

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Four Not-So-Weird Ways to Stay on a Budget  

When’s your pay-day? 23rd, 25th, 28th, 30th, maybe even the sixth of the next month… or perhaps whenever a client pays? Whatever the case is, we all have a payday, and how we spend that pay determines, to a great deal, if we are coasting or panicking to your next paycheck. As we all countdown [...]

By |2018-08-23T16:07:22+00:00August 23rd, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Enovate x SociaLiga FPL Game Week Three: Expect the Unexpected

Asides the competition for the weekly take home, our attention shifts to two managers who took to SociaLiga's social media account to engage each other in a war of words. First up was Johnero CF, managed by John Odujobi, who lamented how he missed out on the list of the winners for one of the [...]

By |2018-08-25T17:19:11+00:00August 22nd, 2018|Community|0 Comments

Could Edtech be the new money spinner?

Recently, there has been an obsession with the Fintech industry. If you read this blog regularly, then we’ll have to confess, we are also culprits. Media platforms are quick to highlight innovative services and even money-making opportunities provided by the Fintech industry. Perhaps all this attention on fintech has limited our imagination and prevented us [...]

By |2018-08-20T17:27:43+00:00August 20th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

The Nigerian Tech Teens Who Battled the World, And Won

The famous lyrics, “ready or not, here I come, you can’t hide” popularized by the American hip hop group, Fugees, comes to mind when describing the emergence of the five girls from Regina Pacies Secondary School, Onitsha, who won the gold medal at the 2018 Technovation World Pitch Summit. Team Save-A-Soul, comprising of Promise Nnalue, [...]

By |2018-08-19T15:09:51+00:00August 19th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

SPOT-ED: The Underwater Hotel in Tanzania

“The sea, once it casts its spell, holds one in its net of wonder forever”. Perhaps these wise words from Jacques Yves Costeau capture the beauty, serenity and elegance of the Manta Resort Situated on Pemba Island in Zanzibar, Manta Resort is considered “home to compassion, simplicity and time” and dedicated to “the true explorers [...]

By |2018-08-10T17:46:03+00:00August 10th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

How do you seduce your customers? Start by not interrupting them

Yep, it sounds crazy. After all, the whole idea behind adverts is to interrupt people. In other words, make sure the advert captivates them so much that they stop what they’re doing to stare at your advert in awe. Yeah, that hardly happens. A better strategy will be to think about taking a ‘you’re already [...]

By |2018-08-10T14:40:41+00:00August 10th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

What’s with Banks and mobile messaging platforms?

Our mobile devices have a plethora of features that make everyday tasks and life, in general, a lot easier. These days, Generation X, Millennials and even Baby Boomers- they will probably deny it, can’t live without them. There is an app for everything, whether it is word processing, video editing, graphic design, games, references, data [...]

By |2018-08-10T13:01:15+00:00August 10th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

The Enovate x SociaLiga FPL Challenge is Live! You Snooze, You Lose.

  See, we really don’t know who sets up the fixtures for the EPL but what we do know is that the person, or algorithm, isn’t nice at all. Man Utd, with a not so decent transfer window, kicks of the league against Ahmed Musa’s Leicester; surely a master class from Alhaji Musa a la [...]

By |2018-08-13T07:27:31+00:00August 10th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Disrupting the wealth business: how far will automated investments get?

Ask fresh graduates, low income earners or novice investors what they think about financial instruments like treasury bills, stocks and mutual funds and you would probably hear them say they are ‘too expensive’ or ‘designed for the rich’. Back in 2017, the minimum amount to invest in treasury bills increased from 10,000 to 50 million [...]

By |2018-08-02T16:37:34+00:00August 2nd, 2018|Blog|0 Comments