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Edison Ade

@buzzedison

Business Strategist, Investing in Africa, Tech Evangelist.

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Brainstorming overused

We tell people to think outside the box, yet we don’t function like that in our everyday life.

Brainstorming is an overused technique that generates confined and limited solutions, but we can’t get enough of it. Organizations hold on to old business best practices that have since ceased to be effective without thinking of ways to recreate them.

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Wrote this article more than a year ago, but then repurposed it to Medium yesterday. I am proud of my writing journey. This is a really good article. 🤣😂😂😂. Read and comment

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Tell me if this story sounds familiar

You seem to be doing the right things. You and your team are working incredibly hard and making progress, but you can’t help thinking: is this how it’s supposed to be? It feels like no matter how hard everyone on the team tries, we never get ahead of our problems. And we obviously need some kind of breakthrough

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The Importance Of Habits

James Clear, author of Atomic Habits, learned the importance of habit building after a traumatic injury in his youth.

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Love love love this book. It brought to life things I already knew but made me reflect on how much impact I can make with tiny little changes to my routine. Check it out.

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The goal of product design

The goal of product design is to get something done. The faster it takes to get something done, the better the design. Products can be more than just performing a certain function or look a certain way. They can offer us a new perspective on how we view the world.

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Modern Day Cowboys

Today’s venture capitalists look more like bankers, and the entrepreneurs they fund look more like M.B.A.’s.

The U.S. venture-capital industry is envied throughout the world as an engine of economic growth.

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I am passionate about Investment and most importantly investing in businesses directly. Had a conversation with the VC Lab on the formation of my new Venture Capital firm and I needed to compare my fundraising strategy with what I can find on the internet, and that led me to this article by Harvard Business Review (One of my favourite places to go lol)

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