Nigerian Fintech Startup Paystack Raises $1.3 Million

Paystack, one of Nigeria’s most hotly anticipated tech start-ups, has just secured $1.3M Seed investment from both international and homegrown investors. The  investors include Tencent, Comcast Ventures and Singularity Investments, with participation from Spark,M&S Partners, Tokyo Founders Fund,  Blue Rinc Capital, Pave Investments, KIBS-CFY Partners, Michael Siebel, Justin Kan, Olumide Soyombo, Leonard Stiegeler and a…

Make them Scream Your Name

Every one wants their name to be screamed loud and clear so there are no mistakes…. To round up the week, we are talking about how to get customers to scream your name in the email community. Are you one of us? Sign Up Here So as a continuation, I had a bitter-sweet experience yesterday. I…

Mark Cuban’s 12 Rules For Startups

Anyone who has started a business has his or her own rules and guidelines, so I thought I would add to the memo with my own. My “rules” below aren’t just for those founding the companies, but for those who are considering going to work for them, as well. Don’t start a company unless it’s…