Dovetales Interviews Author and Speaker Tolu’ A. Akinyemi

Dovetales is back this Sunday, February 25, 2018 with a wonderful man of God. This creative thinker, and change management agent is passionate about people. Many times folks, we seem to embrace being conditioned by a world telling us to GET MORE, but what are we doing with what we have? I believe a true entrepreneur is one who can turn a job that no one wants, into a position that everyone wants. My guest author and speaker, Tolu’ Akinyemi says it like this, ” To have a secured future we must be willing to pay the price in order to earn the prize.” Join me as we unpack his beautiful journey as a leader in the world, but a follower of Jesus Christ. The fun begins at 2:30 pm eastern time! To tune into the show, do to

Tolu’ Akinyemi is an out-of-the box creative thinker, a change management agent and a leader par excellence. Tolu’ is a business and financial management consultant with extensive experience working with leading Investment banks and Consultancy Firms. Tolu’ is also a personal development and career coach and a prolific writer with more than 10 years’ writing experience at; he is a mentor to hundreds of young people. He worked as an Associate mentor in St Mary’s School, Cheshunt and also as an Inclusion Mentor in Barnwell School, Stevenage in the United Kingdom helping students raise their aspirations, standards of performance and helping them cope with transitions from one educational stage to another.

A man whom many refer to as “Mr Vision” he is a trained Economist from Ekiti State University formerly known as University of Ado-Ekiti (UNAD). He sat his Master’s Degree in Accounting and Financial Management at the University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, United Kingdom. Tolu’ was a student ambassador at the University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield representing the University in major forums and engaging with young people in the course of various assignments.

Tolu’ Akinyemi is a home grown talent; an alumnus of the Daystar Leadership Academy (DLA), he is passionate about people and wealth creation. He believes so much that life is about impacting on others. In his words, “To have a Secured Future we must be willing to pay the Price in order to earn the Prize”.

Tolu’ has featured in various Open Slam, Poetry Slam, Spoken Word and Open Mic events in the north east United Kingdom.

Tolu’ Akinyemi was born in Ado-Ekiti, Nigeria and currently lives in the United Kingdom. Tolu’ is an ardent supporter of Chelsea Football Club, London.

You can connect with Tolu’ on his various Social Media Accounts:

Instagram: @ToluToludo


Twitter: @ToluAkinyemi

Tolu on his religion

Jesus is the reason I have the writing ability. The gift of writing which I have had since I was a teenager is all down to him. Some folks need to read or do an activity to get inspiration to write, however all my verses and motivational stories to get people through life have all come from the inspiration of the Holy Spirit.

The wisdom to write a book for the discerning can only come from Jesus as he is the great teacher and counsellor. Dead Lions Don’t Roar has truly been a book filled with wisdom and the feedback I have received from all fronts shows that when Jesus has a hand it, then the story becomes beautiful.

In all of my life and through my growing up years, Jesus has been at the center of it all, hence my decision to dedicate Dead Lions Don’t Roar to God Almighty the Giver of talents to man. Thanks to Jesus for the grace to harness my talents and  for the help for me to put it to productive use. Through my books and writings, I hope to contribute my quota to make the World a better place – to help people find their inner talent and live the life intended for them.

DCL Ministries

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