TMOC 6.0: Summary + The Team

TMO Conversations 6.0 was held from the 29th to the 31st of October 2021 and it was a success. Over 50 participants converged to have conversations around the theme – THE RESOURCEFUL TEENAGER with members of the TMO Army who formed the panel.

We announced earlier how this year’s edition was going to take a different turn from previous ones. We decided not to bring in guests like we always have but rather look inwards and have this conversation with members of the TMO Army.

The first session was a general session that covered the general aspect of being a Resourceful Teenager. We then divided participants into three categories for the second session where they interacted with members of our team familiar with the field. The categories were chosen based on what participants filled in the form and they included: … More TMOC 6.0: Summary + The Team

TMOC 6.0: Compiled Note on The Resourceful Teenager

Being resourceful is the ability to find and use resources at your disposal to achieve a greater good – to solve problems and achieve goals. It is the ability to overcome problems or to make do with what is available to create a solution. Overcoming any possible problems that might arise. Start from where you are and with what you have. … More TMOC 6.0: Compiled Note on The Resourceful Teenager

School Outreach 14- Calabar, Nigeria | PadATeen Project

The PadATeen project held in Calabar Nigeria on the 24th of March 2021 at Government Secondary School, Ikot Ansa, Calabar.

We gave two bags of 4 sanitary napkins to the Vice-principal academic and a bag each to two teachers.

Finally, we paid a thank-you visit to the Principal’s office and presented her with some items for the school sickbay. With that, we left the school premises amidst smiles and a show of gratitude for the outreach.

Total Number of Students = 79
Total Number of Teachers = 2 … More School Outreach 14- Calabar, Nigeria | PadATeen Project

School Outreach 13- Ibadan, Nigeria | PadATeen Project

The PadATeen project held in Ibadan Nigeria on the 23rd of March 2021 at HLA Grammar School, Ibadan, Oyo State.

We had them file out as we handed each of the 90 girls packs of Molped sanitary pads, after which we gathered to take pictures. Of the three girls who answered the questions with prizes attached, two were given extra sanitary pads and one, a gift of N200 airtime. The 7 leftover pads were distributed to girls from the junior school and the female members of staff who coordinated the talk with us. … More School Outreach 13- Ibadan, Nigeria | PadATeen Project

#TMOC5: Staying Financially Intelligent as a Teenager

This is a compilation of the third session in TMO Conversations 5.0. It was held by Edna Jennifer, MSc. Finance and Investment & Personal Finance Enthusiast, in a Tweet Chat.

Financial intelligence is not the goal. Financial freedom is the goal. So as you aim to get freedom, treat yourself every now and then. Reward yourself. It’s easier to convince yourself to keep saving & investing when you can see the benefits.

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#TMOC5: Intro to Savings and Investments for Teenagers

This is a compilation of the second session in TMO Conversations 5.0. It was held by Feranmi Ajetomobi, a Product Marketer at CowryWise, in a closed Telegram group of over 200 participants.

If you do 1% of something every day—for a year—you will be 38 times better at that thing. You see how far 1% can go? So, if you start with budgeting for just the next 24 hours, within a year you’ll be 38 times better at budgeting.

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#TMOC5: Getting Started with Your Finances

This is a compilation of the first session in TMO Conversations 5.0. It was held by Damilola Ishola, a chartered accountant, in a closed Telegram group of over 200 participants.

When you can be committed, consistent and dedicated to your financial goals, there’s a high possibility of you transferring these characters to other areas of your life. Being financial responsible is a journey and not a destination.

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