Long time, no see! The last few weeks have been manic and I have been busier than ever but more on that later… I thought I’d come back with a bang and launch my very first blog series: Hype Your Homies. I am very fortunate to have many people in my life excelling in whatever…Continue Reading “On connections”

Hi all! I’ve missed you! Life has been mad hectic and it’s only by the grace of God. I remember when I was doing my degree (like it was years ago ?) and I thought working on MOD. alongside my degree was a side-hustle. I couldn’t have been more wrong. Uni in itself was not a…Continue Reading “On side-hustling”

Your girl DID THAT! This isn’t going to be an insta photo set; I promise ?! I’m a graduate though! ✨?? Anyway, people graduate all the time and people achieve upper second class degrees all the time. However, this isn’t about people. This is about me. I did not think I would finish my degree. I…Continue Reading “On achieving the impossible: Graduation Edition”

Hello! Hello! Hi! First of all, I would like to say a huge THANK YOU for the response to my last post! I am so glad that it was of use to so many of you and the feedback has set the tone as to what future posts will look like. I’m starting to get…Continue Reading “On the wisdom of elders”

Hey guys! I’m recovering from some well deserved time off and am slowly easing back into productivity. It’s proving difficult. At the moment I’m fitting my life around my retail job as opposed to my degree but I need to get a move on if I want MOD. TO MEASURE to launch by the target…Continue Reading “On motivation: 5 tips to help you stay focused”

Hi loves! Apologies for the radio silence; I needed a week to recuperate seeing as I’m DONE WITH MY DEGREE!! It has been a long, hard road. One that I will, no doubt, write about in the next few weeks. However, the last few weeks have taught me a very important lesson. I am a…Continue Reading “On asking and receiving”

MOD. TO MEASURE as an idea was born in May 2015 so I guess right around now is its second (pre)birthday. So what has happened in the two years since? To summarise, a partnership with a university fell through (it happens). I have gone through a failed round of recruitment for manufacturers. Twice. I went…Continue Reading “On getting s@!# done”

Since we’re just getting to know each other, now would be a good time to let you know how exactly I plan to develop into this entrepreneur extraordinaire. Step 1: Develop a fab business idea. (MOD. TO MEASURE – check.) Step 2: Spend months conducting “market research” and reading countless business books/articles. (Survey Monkey and entrepreneur.com –…Continue Reading “On making a match”

It’s an interesting situation to be in when you realise that you’re on a very long educational journey, but feel you still have so much to offer. It’s a question of how you impart knowledge without being arrogant, while acknowledging that you don’t have all the answers. This has been on my mind for a…Continue Reading “On belated new beginnings”