Posts by Brian Birir

Inspiring the Next Generation of Leaders

From the 15th to 17th of January 2019, four students from the ALX Launchpad (a leadership accelerator program) joined BRCK to get a feel of how the company operates. Each of the students shadowed an employee of BRCK based on their career preferences and they had the following to say during their short stint at … read more

Access Granted

Flashback It’s 1995. Computers are a rarity in Kenyan homes but common in commercial banks, government institutions and private companies and are mostly used to crunch numbers. But somehow my grandfather manages to acquire one for his household (true story!). From memory, it ran some text based Operating System with yellow fonts (which I came … read more

Among Lions

Lion Guardians is a conservation organization that promotes cultural sustainability and coexistence between lions and people across Kenya and Tanzania. Their main camp, Naharbala Camp, is located right in the middle of Amboseli and isolated from the comfortable amenities that you find in urban areas.   Our four-hour trip from Nairobi led us to a … read more