Ah, summertime. It is hard not to let the mind wander when the season is
in full swing—especially if you are forgoing a vacation. But summer can be a highly-productive and creative time when you take
advantage of the slower pace to jump start your
brainstorming. Maybe you want to change careers, start a new venture or look for ways to improve your business.
Back in the the ‘90s, Walker Wear was all the rage. Hip-hop artists from The Notorious B.I.G. to Queen Latifah could be
spotted in outfits from the custom clothing line, launched by April
Walker in 1990 in Brooklyn, New York. She carved out a substantial niche in the male-dominated world of urban/street wear. Recently, she relaunched the line.
Nigerian Internet entrepreneur Jason Njoku made history last year when
he completed what was called possibly the largest fundraising round in
the West African tech world. Now Njoku and partner Bastian Gotter have launched SPARK, a $1
million-backed company to support and develop aspiring Nigerian tech and