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Category: Thought Creations
Adebayo Alonge on Becoming an Entrepreneur with Daniel Park
Adebayo & Daniel explore how to take the first step from idea to market, whether to focus on cheaper or better or newer products, how to fundraise from VC and the impact of giving on the entrepreneur's journey. You will learn how to become an entrepreneur.
Should Social Media Be Regulated?
Social Media companies are responsible for generating thousands of jobs and billions of US dollars in revenues and taxes. However they are also accused of heavy handedness, enabling screen addiction, selling user data without consent and threatening elections. Should they be regulated? You will learn the importance of ensuring balance in their regulation to avoid killing innovation.
The Adebayo Alonge Podcast Show- Season 1, Episode 2: Leveraging the Power of Social Media
Since the late 2000's we have now moved into the influencer age. Where those who are able to command attention and build social networks around them have become the nodes for economic power. We are in the attention economy, be a seller influencer not the product
POEM: Colonizing is rape
Colonizing a people is rape You grab them by the jugular And throw them down You beat them Then undress them And steal their treasures You ravish them You lead them by the neck into bondage To continue to satisfy your lust at will To produce bastards for your children to continue to devour Then … Continue reading POEM: Colonizing is rape
Poem: I too am one of them
I came from the hot lands of Africa To the snow lands of the North Land of the natives taken from them I come to partake Complicit too I agree in their exploitation But I too , my land is exploited I say So am only taking part in what’s was done to me I … Continue reading Poem: I too am one of them
Product features should be dumbed down
I always enjoin my product teams to never approach product development from a superiority complex. Many times product teams fall into the trap of aloofness when they tend to assume that users are not smart for not using a feature as intended. Features should be intuitive. Yes even dumb. One user may be stupid , … Continue reading Product features should be dumbed down
Quote: Liberty is fed by sacrifice
So often it is that those superior peoples having attained luxuries and the life of ease after so many generations at peace are no longer eager to risk discomfort to resist those upstarts who aggress against them. In so doing they lose everything, becoming serfs to those who previously served them. No peoples can long … Continue reading Quote: Liberty is fed by sacrifice
Music I Discovered in 2020
I discovered 3 great Artistes in 2020. Roddy Ricch - Sing-Song Rap , Fatoumatou Diawara - SaharanSoul and Pop Smoke Drill Rap. Read More to know why I found these artistes and their genres remarkable.
Becoming Man (I)
And so humans the so-called Homo Sapiens seeks to continuously differentiate himself from other non-humans. He does so by recreating an unnatural world purely of his own imagination. He creates clothes, tissue paper, money, skyscrapers, a trading economy, implements of war, a class system and then calls himself refined, civilized- the non-beast, the non-savage. Because to him, his civilization represents a refined state of the natural world- that unrefined state from whence he cometh, of which he is sworn never to return and in which all other non-humans and animals remain stuck. The Homo Sapien wants to become man and he will hate on, destroy anything that reminds him of who is - an ape, indeed a simple animal same as all other animals of the earth.