Google to provide grants for 500,000 SMBs, 25,000 teachers
A technology firm, Google, has said that it would help businesses, job seekers, educational institutions and vulnerable populations as they grapple with the “new normal” and begin...
Juliet Ehimuan set to host 6-Week online bootcamp, Beyond Limits Transformational Series
Director at Google West Africa, Digital Evangelist and Leadership Coach, Juliet Ehimuan is set to kick off the Beyond Limits Transformational Series to empower people seeking to develop dynamic skills in leadership, innovation and transformation.
Business continuity in times of disruption
" Imagine there's a lockdown for one year, what steps would you need to take to ensure your business runs successfully? The ideas you come up with, that's what you must do." Every challenge presents an opportunity to grow and evolve. COVID-19 has disrupted regular business operations in many industries from education to healthcare, hospitality,…
“Maintaining organisational effectiveness in challenging times”
Organisational effectiveness is an organisation’s capacity to produce desired results with a minimum expenditure of energy, time, money, human and material resources. In less turbulent circumstances, the measure of an organisation’s effectiveness is typically expressed by growth, impact, profit margins, stakeholder and customer satisfaction levels. However, in challenging times like the COVID-19 global pandemic and…
Nigerian tech startups to leverage developers space for expansion
Technology startups in Nigeria, and others part of Africa are expected to leverage Google Developers Space in Lagos, for expansion.Previously referred to as the Google Launchpad Space, the Google Developers Space is a hub for African developers, entrepreneurs and startups.
Google says technology is gateway to transformation
Google has said the transformation desired in Nigeria and in West Africa can only be achieved through the deployment of technology which will bring about all round development.
Coding holds key to future currency, say experts
With an estimated 11 million youths released into the nation’s labour market yearly in the next 10 years, it is important for Nigeria and Africa to prepare the future workforce to be able to compete globally.
The internet of things and its potential to impact Africa
It is projected that by 2020, there will be four billion connected people on the planet, over 25 billion embedded and intelligent systems, and more than twenty-five million apps.
Winning customers by understanding mobile trends and micro-moments
Micro-moments are intent-rich moments when people turn to a device—increasingly a smartphone—to act on a need to learn something, do something, discover something, watch something, or buy something. The smartphone is one of the world’s most powerful innovations. Today, this compact device has a profound influence on the way we live, work, play, communicate, process…