Last year I found this such an amusement that I’ve decided to keep writing these posts until my life gets boring.
So here it goes, a reflection of what I got to learn over the year of 2018 and the learnings I’ll carry with me to the upcoming years. I hope you’ll get something out of it as well.
2018 in a nutshell:
I went to China to start a company/venture supposedly for 2 years
I turned down a chance to work for one of the biggest tech companies in the world
I sold everything I owned and packed my life in a…
To be blunt, I feel like whoever ends up reading this should know who I am and where I come from to understand how significant 2017 was for me.
The guy that I am today differs alot from the guy that I was while growing up.
I was born into a family that was culturally mixed. My dad that has been my inspiration throughout my life moved from his home country Nigeria to Finland as an immigrant in the early 90s and fell in love with my mom. They wanted to raise their children, us, with the mentality of love being the driving factor in life and success being something that one is willing to chase even more when it’s not set in stone and the shape of our future would completely for us to decide. I was the lucky first one to be born into this environment in 1994 and my brothers followed me few years later. This mentality and these two magnificent individuals, my parents have been the biggest influences in my life and the activities that I’ve pursued throughout my young life. …