That Wednesday, the traffic on Osborne road was heavy. The weather was hot and all I wanted was a drink. I called the attention of a traffic vendor and brought out my N100 note for a bottle of Coke. I was met with a blank stare: “The price is N150 madam.” I was surprised but the thirst for a drink trumped my need to question the price. I was later “schooled” by the man seating beside me on the increase in the price of things and the reason why – “recession”.
Over the last decade or so, there has been a conscious push of young students towards STEM subjects. This push for STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) subjects has seen the producers of Sesame Street introduce components of these subjects into their programming. The substantial success of tech companies has also encouraged parents to push their children to learn about physics, coding and engineering.
We profiled AutoGenius – a mobile and online insurance platform – in our series focused on new brands and brand professionals, Alder Feature. Please click on the image below to view the Storify of our session.