WAVE features on African Union Development Agency
WAVE describes the high youth unemployment rate in West Africa and the insufficient preparation of youth (16 – 30 years old) in schools and universities to participate and compete in the job market as the core motivation for starting the organization.
WAVE FEATURED ON CNN
CNN profiles West Africa Vocational Education (WAVE) on African VoicesWAVE Blog - April 2019.
WAVE FEATURED IN NIGERIAN TRIBUNE
I Like Making The Unthinkable ThinkableNigerian Tribune - January 2019.
BUILDING MEANINGFUL WORK-RELATED RELATIONSHIPS
The first thing to note about networking is that it must be deliberate.WAVE Blog - December 2018.
Financial vs. Non-Financial Motivation For Job Seekers
During your interview process, pay close attention to the organisation’s vibe and its staffMEDIUM - December 2018.
WAVE AT THE FOURTH EDITION OF NEDIS
The fourth edition of the Nigerian Education Innovation Summit was held at GbagadaWAVE Blog - November 2018.
WHY YOU SHOULD HIRE FOR COMPETENCIES OVER CREDENTIALS
Does good grades or experience really translate to optimum performance?Wave Blog - September 2018
HARVARD LAW STUDENTS VISIT WAVE
Nigerian law students on the leadership board of the Harvard Black Law Students Association (BLSA) paid a visit to the West Africa Vocational Education
WAVE FEATURED AT UNION BANK CENTENARY EVENT
The best way to predict the future is to create it.YouTube - November 2017
WAVE FEATURED IN BELLA NAIJA
BELLA NAIJA - August 2017
The Secret to Customer Satisfaction in the Workplace
WAVE featured in Vanguard NGR
Chief Executive Officer of e-commerce solution provider, Slimtrader, Femi Akinde has identified capacity building as a critical ingredient to unlocking the potential of e-commerce in Nigeria. Read more in Vanguard article.Vanguard - December 7, 2015
WAVE featured in Reuters
WAVE trains young adults in time-keeping, conflict resolution, management and team communication through lessons and role-playing before a two-week placement with businesses it uses as partners. In some cases this leads to a job. Read more at Reuters.Reuters - September 3, 2015
WAVE featured in Norrag
Financing Education & Skills: Emerging Models of Private Financing for Higher Education.Norrag - August 2015
Rewane Featured in Forbes
Africa's Next-Generation Social Entrepreneurs Are Ready. Are We? To see what happens when we invest, funding and support, in promising, emerging leaders, just look at a few examples of Echoing Green Fellows. Read More on Forbes.Forbes - July 20, 2015
WAVE celebrates its 1st Anniversary
WAVE Academy alumni ("WAVERS"), team, friends and family were gathered at Spencer street in Lagos to surprise CEO, Misan Rewane, with a one-year anniversary party to celebrate the organization's journey over the past 12 months since it welcomed its first batch of 12 trainees on August 12, 2013.Pulse.ng - August 3, 2014
WAVE team win runner-up prize at Harvard Business School's
WAVE launching team win runner-up prize and crowd favorite award at Harvard Business School's New Social Venture CompetitionHarvard Business School - June 20, 2013