Innovation: Key to great leadership
The 2015/2016 World Economic Forum Global Competitiveness Report ranked Switzerland, Finland, Israel, USA, Japan, Germany, Sweden, Netherlands and Denmark as the 10 most innovative countries in the world.
Stakeholders call for digital training for lawyers
Stakeholders have called on law firms to train lawyers on digitalization to enable them to meet up with the present-day demands.
‘Fintech as panacea for exclusion, funding impasse in Nigeria’
The advent of Financial Technology (Fintech), a combination of technology and innovative business models in financial services, has gained considerable momentum in recent times, with global investments rising at exponential rates.
‘How agent banking will drive innovation, inclusion’
Experts have identified agent banking and Point of Sales (PoS) terminals as major enablers of last-mile access to formal financial services by the unbanked and under-banked population in Nigeria.
Bringing out the best in Millennials - put on your coaching hat
Millennials are driven to Connect, Collaborate, and Create, and can be some of your company’s best assets for Innovation. But many are averse to working for large corporations – and many companies, in turn, don’t know how to work with them.
Group empowers low-income Nigerians
Ridersport Software Nigeria Ltd (RSNL) recently introduced a financial upgrading lottery for Nigerians in order to support their income as well as bring innovation into the market.
Solutions and ways to survive in the 4th digital revolution
Last week, we discussed the various ways technology is evolving, influencing our learning, work, productivity and impacting our future. This week, we look at the most critical life and work skills that will be required to survive in this 4th digital and technological industrial revolution.
‘Technology deployment will check poor forecast’
Executive Operations Director, Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc, Effiong Okon, has said the right adoption of contemporary technologies like Artificial Intelligence (AI), big data, and mobile technology will not only drive planning and forecast in the Nigerian oil industry but also address associated risks.
The increasing impact of technology on education
Technology is having an increasingly transformational impact on education, affecting a broad range of areas from how students learn, to how educators enhance their own skills, enrich classroom environments; as well as impacting how administrators manage grades, maintain security and track payments.
Experts harp on technology to boost infrastructure, innovation
Experts have stressed that technology can be used to leapfrog the challenge of infrastructure in Nigeria. They added that technology is the ultimate game changer for any country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP). The experts said this during the pre-launch of Semicolon, a technology hub, in partnership with Henley Business School with theme: “Linking the…
Makers and innovation
My children attend a school with a curriculum that is vastly different from what I experienced in my early childhood education. There is more emphasis on experience and creativity than learning language, arithmetic, and religious or social studies. There is always a project to do, and inadvertently, we have to be involved in these projects…