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A few days ago, United Airlines expressed its interest in purchasing 15 supersonic jets from Boom Supersonic — A Denver-based company founded in 2014 by Blake Scholl, Joe Wilding, and Joshua Krall.

This isn’t the first time a company has thought of the idea of a supersonic jet, and currently, Boom isn’t the only company trying to get us from point A to B at an incredible speed. Aerion Supersonic, Hermeus, and Virgin Galactic are other companies trying to revolutionize how we fly.

If you’re unsure of the meaning of an aircraft being referred to as supersonic, well, it’s a…


The business world has experienced several changes in the last few decades. There was a time when both automobile manufacturers and Oil & Gas companies dominated the list of the top 10 most valuable companies in the world. However, this list now majorly comprises technology companies — Microsoft, Apple, Amazon, Alphabet (parent company of Google), Facebook (parent company of Instagram and WhatsApp), Alibaba, and Tencent Holdings— that have become household names.

The internet and smartphones have contributed to the ways we now live our lives. Most of the companies listed above are either directly or indirectly responsible for powering social…


The consonant jewellery house is what I typically call PDPAOLA, and this is due to the first three alphabets in its name. The name is almost impossible to forget but difficult to pronounce for newbies to the brand.

In the world of fashion, accessories are some of the items that you often need to complete that chic look. PDPAOLA isn’t a mediocre brand and it sells stylish jewellery of exceptionally quality. As we all know, most amazing products that generate a lot of positive attention often have a good story and PDPAOLA has many.

From the last five alphabets —…


Lawsuits and controversies aren’t new to the fashion industry but what makes this story interesting is that it involves an ethnic group — Yoruba people — that inhabit the western part of Africa mainly Nigeria, Benin and Togo.

This isn’t the first time words/phrases related to a language/location — Canadian, English, Welsh, Swahili, Africa, Portugal, and Brazil — has been trademarked, and I want you to think deeply whilst carefully reading this article before passing a judgement.

The British outerwear clothing retailer — Timbuktu — became a target of criticism when Gbemisola Isimi — CultureTree founder — experienced difficulties whilst…


Climate change is a bigger issue facing our planet and it's worth all the attention it’s been receiving in the media. This has put tremendous pressure on many companies and the only way out seems to be to respect the environment.

Bliss Lau is one of the forward-looking jewellery company that decided to adopt the unlearn-and-relearn strategy. In 2017, the company changed its casting process and commenced the use of certified recycled precious metals as a sign of its embracement of environmental protection for the survival of the future generation.

Image Source: Bliss Lau (Founder of Bliss Lau)

Depending on the kind of jewellery — necklace, earrings, rings…


The Covid-19 pandemic led to the shutdown of economies, the global travel & tourism industry has been battered and no country has been spared from the gruesome hands of the virus.

In 2019, global travel & tourism contributed 10.4% (US$9.2 Trillion) to the total global GDP, 10.6% of all jobs (334 million), and international visitor spending amounted to US$1.7 Trillion. Last year (2020), the total global GDP reduced by approximately 49% (US$4.5 Trillion) compared to the previous year due to the widespread of Covid-19 which resulted in lockdowns of country borders.

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Despite all these, some countries fared better than others…


MIRTA ticks all the boxes when rating companies that thread on the path of the popular quote which states that; we rise by lifting others. In the case of the founders of MIRTA, Martina and Ciro, theirs was more of selfless service, and I unequivocally admire their ideals.

Image Source: MIRTA (Founders: Martina and Ciro)

Without knowing if you will be successful or not, can you sacrifice your job as young Consultants just to ensure that someone else becomes a celebrity? …


The search for sustainable ways to protect our planet for the future generation by reducing our carbon footprint has led to some remarkable technologically feat. Most times, a paradigm shift in technology often has a cause-and-effect.

In some cases, the effect of a major change in a process could far outweigh the previously accepted ways, while in other situations, the opposite is the result.

Pandora has decided to open its box of mystery and its competitors aren’t excited about this news because they regard it as a bad omen for the diamond industry. …


The UK’s estimated population is approximately 68 million as at the time of writing this article and based on data from Worldometer. It has done incredibly well as one of the countries that have taken the fight against Covid-19 seriously.

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Based on the UK Government’s statistics, approximately 35.19 million and 17.21 million people have received their first dose and second dose of Covid-19 vaccination respectively. This means a total of 52.4 million vaccination has been given. Although 75% of the population still require both the first and second vaccine dose, this is still impressive compared to other countries.

The government’s…


Billie Eilish isn’t your regular teenager, at such a young age, her trophy cabinets must be intimidating even to legends in the music industry. At the 62nd Grammys, she wrote her name in the history books as the youngest person and first woman to win the four main Grammy categories — Song of the Year, Album of the Year, Record of the Year, and Best New Artist.

If you haven’t heard of her before, then obviously, you probably aren’t a fan of the Grammy Awards. Billie doesn’t look like someone who is ready to take a break because as recently…

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