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Investing in Childhood Dreams: Andela

Nigeria has been in my heart since childhood. Born in Texas to two Nigerian parents, I grew…

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Drive + Innovation = A Changed Mind

Continuing my pursuit of the newest tech concepts brought me back to San Francisco for the 2016…

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Lessons from Silicon Valley & the Football Field

It’s no secret that I’m passionate about startups and funding companies as they follow through with their…

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Getting Acquainted with the Colorado Entrepreneur Scene

As a new Colorado resident, I’m excited to explore my new state and especially the innovative and…

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Chapter 2: Headed to Mile High

Last July, I wrote my first article titled, “Betting on Myself”, published by The Players’ Tribune. I…

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Betting on Myself

This post originally appeared on The Player’s Tribune. We’ve all seen the wildly popular movie Jerry Maguire….

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Russell Okung on Economic Inequality and Startups

Just a few days ago, a kick that landed wide left in the final moments of a…

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How an Ordinary Experience Led me to Extraordinary Opportunity

A family friend helped me get my first job. At the age of sixteen, dressing sandwiches with…

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