Interswitch Group awarded Linkedin's inaugural Sub-Saharan Africa Rising Star Award
Interswitch Group has been recognized as the inaugural winner of the Linkedin Sub-Saharan Africa Rising Star award at the 2019 edition of the Linkedin Talent Awards hosted in Johannesburg, South Africa. This prestigious accolade was presented to the company at the South African LinkedIn Talent Awards ceremony, which took place at the LevelThree Premium venue…
Putin signs controversial internet law
President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday signed into law a "sovereign internet" bill which will allow Russian authorities to isolate the country's internet, a move decried by rights groups. Russian lawmakers insist the new law is necessary to ensure the security of Russia's online networks but critics say the vaguely worded bill gives new censorship powers…
Africa has good news
Earlier today, I was greatly honored to receive the SunHak Peace Prize. For myself and my co-laureate and my dear sister, Waris Dirie, it’s also special, since the Prize this year goes to two Africans. And for both of us, our paths to be where we are today have been marked with challenges. That you shine your light…
Personal branding has fast become a buzz word that we throw around nodding knowingly, but few of us really comprehend its power. Personal branding is described by Influencer Marketing Hub as the image people see of you, it is how you promote yourself and the telling of your story. In essence, it is how you…
The political impact of Nigerian workers
Sir: I dedicate this piece to those who tried in vain to get me on social media. I hope that one day the divinities would grant me the permission to register my presence on the social media beyond the accidental discharge on Linkedin. But the Registrar of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Prof.…
LinkedIn membership reaches half a billion
The professional social network LinkedIn said Monday its membership had swelled to 500 million, as its user base showed steady growth following its acquisition last year by Microsoft.
How to engage on LinkedIn
Most marketing and social media professionals do not have a LinkedIn marketing or social-selling strategy aligned with revenue objectives.
Four ways technology will change Nigeria’s Workforce
Nigeria cannot be left behind in the fast-paced world of technology especially when it comes to the future of labour.
LinkedIn mega-deal puts new focus on social media
After the mega-deal for LinkedIn, Twitter's future has come into focus as the industry ponders the outlook for social networks.