No one owes your startup anything, but you deserve everything.

Posted by on May 29, 2017 in Blog

Uchechi

CEO & Co-Founder at Wedocracy
Uchechi Kalu Jacobson is a UX designer, tech entrepreneur, public speaker and published poet. She believes artistic creativity and business savvy helps entrepreneurs take their work to the next level. She writes about the challenges and triumphs of making your dreams happen.

No One Owes You Anything, But You Deserve Everything No one owes your startup VC funding. No one owes you a meeting. No one owes you a dinner date to talk about your brilliant idea. No one has to cancel one meeting to schedule another one with you. No one could possible have to give […]

11 Entrepreneur Lessons I Learned From My Immigrant Mother

Posted by on May 25, 2017 in Blog

Uchechi

CEO & Co-Founder at Wedocracy
Uchechi Kalu Jacobson is a UX designer, tech entrepreneur, public speaker and published poet. She believes artistic creativity and business savvy helps entrepreneurs take their work to the next level. She writes about the challenges and triumphs of making your dreams happen.

My mother is my role model, especially when it comes to hustling to make a dream into a reality. The fact that she left her Nigerian village to study abroad has always inspired me. She is a risk taker, a trailblazer and she embodies the qualities I strive for as I run my technology startup.  […]

grace II

Posted by on Apr 28, 2017 in Blog
grace II

Uchechi

CEO & Co-Founder at Wedocracy
Uchechi Kalu Jacobson is a UX designer, tech entrepreneur, public speaker and published poet. She believes artistic creativity and business savvy helps entrepreneurs take their work to the next level. She writes about the challenges and triumphs of making your dreams happen.

#NaPoWriMo Day 28   she brought me a plant said it was meant to usher in new beginnings i’m changing we all are and there we both stood women who just by looking at each other knew no we really knew that now we had truly lived the disappointment muddled with our knowledge of just […]

body beloved

Posted by on Apr 27, 2017 in Blog
body beloved

Uchechi

CEO & Co-Founder at Wedocracy
Uchechi Kalu Jacobson is a UX designer, tech entrepreneur, public speaker and published poet. She believes artistic creativity and business savvy helps entrepreneurs take their work to the next level. She writes about the challenges and triumphs of making your dreams happen.

#NaPoWriMo Day 29   the bodies we have are the ones we will always have. i’m learning to fully accept mine. i hope this poem inspires you to do the same. she asked me if i would love her despite it all every stretch mark every kinked out curled not so white American hair every […]