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Kolawole Oladije – Starting Young in Order to Grow Big



Case Focus: Business Growth

By starting young, Kola was able to grow his businesses over a long period of time and ensure that he met customer demand. Learn from Kola’s decisions by reading his case study.


About the Entrepreneur: Kolawole Oladije

Nigerian entrepreneur, Kolawole Olajide has combined his passion for education access and technology together by creating a company which seeks to encourage African institutions to use data analytics to drive decisions in the learning environment.

Funda is an online learning management system that brings together necessary educational resources to make the lives of teachers, students, and parents a bit easier. This system has been wildly successful ad has begun to spread through South Africa to different Universities.


About the series: #ISWY

#ItStartsWithYou is a docu-series that explores the stories of very young African entrepreneurs and the key moments that contributed to their success.

These stories have been chosen because of the passion, commitment, drive, and grit that these young people exhibited as they created their own pathways.


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