Saturday, 19 December 2015

From Private Lesson Tutor to Company Manager: An Inspiring Career Story

Reading inspiring stories is my favourite part-time. What better way to relax than to read the adventure and success stories of job-seekers, social entrepreneurs and start-ups.

The latest inspiring story I read is from a job seeker who went from a N5000 monthly salary to N400, 000. From been a private lesson tutor, to a company manager. It is a story that best illustrates the wisdom of “THINK BIG, START SMALL, ACT NOW”.

Auto-correct Palava

As we all know, Auto-Correct is a function commonly found in word processors and text editing interfaces for smart phones and tablet computers. Its principal purpose is as part of the spell checker to correct common spelling or typing errors, saving time for the user. 

Wednesday, 16 December 2015

Interview Candidate Asks Interviewer for "Transport Money"

Hello! Happy new week to you!

In an interview, the recruiter usually ends the interview by asking if you have any question. This gives the candidate an opportunity to get clarification on grey areas of the remuneration, job description and company policy/process.

I recently read online how a candidate used this 'golden opportunity' in an amusing and almost silly way.
Saturday, 5 December 2015

What will you be doing on the 19th of december?

 It is the yuletide season again and if you are FREE on the 19th on December, why not join me at "GIDI XMAS WITH GIRLS RULE BAND ".

GIDI XMAS Concert is a musical concert themed by music, poetry and giving. A Project by IYE Arts and produced by female saxophonist Phebean Tosin Oluwadare.
The concert is scheduled to hold on 19th December at AYO Bankole Centre for Arts in Surulere by 6PM.

Fidelity Bank Recruitment Causing Anxiety Amongst Job Seekers- Part 2

In my last blog post i wrote about how Fidelity Bank included Bank, Bank account and BVN as job application requirement and also mentioned how they didn’t reply my email or tweets enquiring about this development.

Well, i followed up on the story online and here are some of the comments from applicants who gave out these sensitive information while filling out the application form on Fidelity Banks career portal.