My Nigeria Independence Day Reflections

Inspiration

Nigeria Independence Day! Dear Nigerian, On this Nigeria Independence Day, which of these leaders past or present are you proud of without “a but”, kindly comment below. The leaders so far are Prime Minister Abubakar Tafawa Balewa1960-1963, President Nnamdi Azikiwe1963-1966, Major-General Johnson Aguiyi-Ironsi 1966, General Yakubu Gowon,1966-1975, General Murtala Mohammed 1975-1976, Major-General Olusegun Obasanjo 1976-1979, […]

Continue Reading

Becoming a Real Estate Agent in Nigeria

Career Advice

Becoming a great real estate agent in Nigeria is an easy task if you accompany your interest in the sector with loads of strategic work, sales skills, networking, negotiating skills and empathy. In my experience of developing a marketing strategy for professionals and organisations in the sector, only the real estate agents who show empathy […]

Continue Reading

Top 10 CV Errors You Must Avoid

Career Advice

Your CV errors may just be the primary reason it is taking months or even years for some before they find that job. I have shared several CV writing tips or CV mistakes content but with every career fair, I am still astounded by the level of CV errors I come across often. When it […]

Continue Reading

How to Identify a Scam Job Interview Invitation

Career Advice

The chances of you getting a fake or scam job interview invitation is high especially if you are a fresh graduate in Nigeria that just completed his/her National Youth Service internship. You may not be able to control jobs you apply but when you get an interview invite, you can check for its authenticity. Here […]

Continue Reading

Facebook Marketing Ideas For Small Businesses


Online Marketing

Whether your business should be on Facebook is no longer the right question to ask but rather what Facebook marketing ideas are you implement to grow your SME. We all have a Facebook profile but if you don’t, with Facebook’s over 2 Billion active users currently, my bet is that you know someone who does. […]

October 26, 2018

6 Jobberman Job Search Tips For Job Seekers


Career Advice, Inspiration

Jobberman is Nigeria’s foremost jobs portal that is poised with providing a platform for employers to reach job seekers. It simply solved the challenge employers were faced with reaching professionals across the different states in Nigeria. As West Africa’s most popular job site and one of Africa’s best job site, Jobberman began in August 2009 […]

October 25, 2018

7 Life Lessons, 7 Years After University Exams


Inspiration

I thought it important to write about my 7 life lessons, 7 years since after graduating from the University of Port Harcourt. In Facebook’s customary fashion, received the “Your Memories on Facebook” notification and right there was the image (insert below) we took after my final exams. 1. You’ll Make Mistakes I have come to […]

October 17, 2018

Influencer Marketing: 6 Tips Optimise Your Campaigns


Online Marketing

Influencer marketing is a marketing concept of getting your target market to take actions like buy, engage your brand, product or service via the influence of another individual has over them. According to a recent study, 78% of fashion companies are implementing the tactic. I bet you have seen Nike’s recent Colin Kaepernick, Serena Williams […]

October 16, 2018

6 Things You Must Know About Your Mental Health


Career Advice, Online Marketing

October 10th is World mental health day, this year’s theme “Young people and mental health in a changing world” focuses on creating mental health awareness for adolescence and early years of adulthood. The pressures for us millennials in a dynamic world driven by technological advances is overwhelming, some of these pressures when not recognised early […]

October 10, 2018

Stutern’s Nigerian Graduate Employability Report


Career Advice

The Nigerian graduate employability report is an annual fact-finding study by Nigeria’s fast-growing online platform that connects interns with employers, Stutern. This year’s report is filled with a lot of insights both for policymakers but, more especially, the Nigerian graduate which would be my major focus. There is a widespread under-compensation of Nigerian graduates at […]

October 8, 2018

Gender Pay Gap: How Women Can Negotiate Better Salary


Career Advice

Gender pay gap is the difference in the remuneration of male and female employees in a workplace after doing the same equal work. This disparity in pay and how outrageous it can get differ according to industry and countries. This has become a great concern around the world, there has been several studies and research […]

October 1, 2018