How to be an actuary (Part 2)

By Olubunmi Ojo
With unbeatable analytical skills, they help organizations plan for the future and protect themselves from loss. By understanding the very nature of risk, they play a key role in the psychological, physical, and financial stability of society. With actuaries’ help, businesses can grow, retirees can invest with confidence, and people can enjoy peace of mind.

The Intentional CEO (Part 1): Let the real you live intentionally

By Sisi M’Foye

“How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.” It is an excellent reminder that every day is a thread that weaves the fabric of our lives. Each thread is just as important as the next in creating the life we imagined. As mentioned earlier, small daily actions can work for us, or against us. It’s up to us to choose which.

How to be an actuary (Part 1)

by Bunmi Ojo

An actuary is a business professional who analyzes the financial consequences of risk. Actuaries use mathematics, statistics, and financial theory to study uncertain future events, especially those of concern to insurance and pension programs.

The Intentional CEO: It begins with the real you and then your business!

By Sisi M’Foye

Do you wake up every morning ready to face the day? Are you generally happy? Do you feel engaged and excited to live your life? I do, of course. I wasn’t always like that; the reverse was the common case with me until I read a book titled The Law of Happiness by Dr. Henry Cloud where I learnt that my happiness lies within me and that it takes my conscious effort to find that tiny thing to be happy about and bring it to the surface.

The True Reason Businesses Fail

by Foyeke Omole

Year-in-year-out, the percentage of start-up businesses, across the globe, that crash increases. I am yet to see the record of a year when it decreased, and reading through the various reasons as submitted by experts – reasons such as recession, high interest rates, poor product or service offerings, poor inventory, lack of or poor planning – unsettled me a bit. I was just not satisfied with the conclusions.

Facts about your liver

by Patience Joseph Mamman

The liver is probably one of the many amazing organs in the human body when its functions are clearly understood yet happens to be one of the most misused and abused organs largely due to ignorance. This article hopes to draw back the curtains to help us see what this wonder organ is and what it is capable of doing.

Farming: A Natural Way of Survival

by Tolulope Obasuyi

Farming has always been an important requirement for human survival. It ranges from crop production to breeding livestock. Crop production is perhaps the most important due to the fact that it brings about different varieties of food essential to life. However, many of us have ignore or taken farming for granted because it involves getting our hands dirty. Farming has also been seen as a job for the minority because of the obviously ‘neat, good paying, white-collar job’.

Aviation and Space Physiology (Part 1): Introduction

By Patience Joseph Mamman

The field or discipline called Physiology is a life science that deals basically with study of functions in living things, whether plants or animals. Physiology in a general sense is simply one of the branches of life science that focuses majorly on understanding how a living entity functions.

Legal Depository: Bigamy

By Aisha Ajekigbe

Bigamy is the condition of having two wives or two husbands at the same time. The second marriage to someone who is already legally married is void and may be annulled, while there is no effect on the first marriage. A person who knowingly commits bigamy is guilty of a crime, but it is seldom prosecuted unless it is part of a fraudulent scheme to get another’s property or some other felony. However, it should not be confused with polygamy.