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Social media addiction is a common problem amongst millennials. It’s actually a big deal guys. You might not even know you are suffering from it until you do a proper internal review of yourself. Its a problem you might have to diagnose yourself and most probably treat all by yourself.  I struggled with it for a while which I documented in this blogpost here:  and while I’m not totally “cured”, I can confidently say I’m no longer as addicted as I used to be.  Deleting, taking a break or fasting from social media is one way to manage social media addiction but its not the only way. Its easier said than done and Its also not sustainable for some other people. There’s the issue of your work or business depending on social media to grow or Social Media being the only way you can communicate with family and friends.   I really like…

You people don’t know me else you’ll be clapping at this title. Let me put this in context, some of my Collegues at work have nicknamed me Snapchat. That’s how into social media I am. The annoying thing is that I am an content consumer not a creator on Facebook and Instagram. That will change soon. I went on a social media fast for 3 weeks and it was one of the most difficult things i ever did. I honestly felt like a drug addict. I had withdrawal symptoms. I wrestled temptation and chewed my fingernails a lot. Why did I Do it? Let me share my experience… the first reason was to focus on studying for my exam. I wrote about how I study here. the other was I had a lot of projects I was working on but it just seemed like there was no time to complete them. But I had…

when I saw the Instagram post for the slay festival,I knew I was going to go… come rain come sunshine!!! Anytime i hear training, meeting people, food, cool people. I just get very happy. then I saw that the event fell on my birthday and I started getting unsure but thanks to the she leads africa marketing team/agency.. plus the fact that i didnt have any birthday plans, i went. I have to give it to them, their marketing was really onpoint, I mean they were everywhere. Newspapers, blogs, social media, whatsapp!!! I mean.. a round of applause. I need their team for my next marketing campaign. I actually said to myself that I wont go for over marketed  or over hyped events this year, not because of the organizers but for personal reasons which i will share below but look who went… (me) and this event didn’t prove my hypotesis wrong. First…

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