Walmart is Planning to Open Retail Outlets in Nigeria

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“Walmart, the world’s largest retailer by revenue, is in advanced talks to open big box stores in Lagos, Nigeria’s economic hub. The retailer’s top executive for Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Canada, Shelley Broader, met this week with Lagos state governor Akinwunmi Ambode. After fruitful talks, it appears the iconic Walmart signage will soon…

VIDEO: MasterCard CEO Ajay Banga on Taking Risks in Your Life and Career

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During his View From The Top talk at Stanford GSB, MasterCard President and CEO Ajay Banga emphasized the importance of communication, taking risks, learning from everyone around you, and surrounding yourself with people who think differently than you do. He also discussed why innovation is “mission critical” in the payments industry. (Recorded April 24, 2014)…

VIDEO: President Obama Speaks at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Kenya

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President Obama delivers remarks at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Kenya on July 25, 2015. President Obama elevated entrepreneurship to the forefront of the United States’ engagement agenda during a historic speech in Cairo in 2009. Since 2010, when the U.S. hosted the first Summit in Washington, D.C., GES has expanded to a global event,…