Monday, 12 June 2017

Salary Questions At a Job Interview: How Do You Answer?

I am a member of a HR group on Facebook where job vacancies are posted and HR related issue are resolved. Recently a member made a post asking how best to respond to questions of remuneration.
Monday, 17 April 2017

Lagos at 50: The Danfo Analysis

Lagos, the commercial capital of Nigeria is gearing up to celebrate 50 years of existence after being created out of the old western region on May 27, 1967 to become one of the 12 states in Nigeria by General Yakubu Gowon. Home to approximately 21 million people, Lagos is the centre of excellence, a land of opportunities and of the bright yellow buses with black stripes called “Danfo”.
Thursday, 6 April 2017 FG Begins Online Registration Of Unemployed Nigerians

Earlier this week, the Federal Government through the Deputy Director, Information and Public Relations of the National Directorate of Employment (NDE), Edmund Onwuliri, announced plans to register unemployed Nigerians online as from Wednesday April 5.

Wednesday, 5 April 2017

YCP Job/Entrepreneurship Fair 2017: A Moment Maximized

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then is not an act, but a habit”. - William Durant (American writer, historian and philosopher)

Tuesday, 4 April 2017

Yes! My Friend Got A Job!

On my Instagram bio, i described myself as #Jumiaguy (Because I am a sales consultant with Jumia Nigeria), Sit-Down Comedian, Job-seeker, Career Blogger, Social Media Marketer and Author of The Job Seekers Creed™.
Tuesday, 14 March 2017

Jobberman Best 100 Companies to Work For in Nigeria 2016

Jobberman has reviewed the list of the best places to work in Nigeria to provide a comprehensive rating of employee satisfaction and commitment to different employers in Nigeria.
Friday, 10 March 2017

Announcing…YCP Annual Job/Entrepreneurship Fair 2.0

Something great is about to happen…again!

March 2016, i announced and attended a Job/Entrepreneurship Fair organized by the Young Catholic Professionals of the Church of the Assumption Falomo, Ikoyi-Lagos and the experience was unforgettable. Read My Experience here.
Tuesday, 28 February 2017

Can You Dress Like This To A Job Interview?

Last month, my younger brother “failed” at a job interview because he dressed ‘Business-Casual’. The HR assistant told him he didn’t look prepared for the job. He was devastated and I consoled him, telling him to see the lesson not the mistake.
Wednesday, 11 January 2017

The Origin Of Mammy Market

Mammy Market according to Wiktionary is (chiefly in Nigeria) a market attached to a barracks where products for soldiers are sold. I heard "Mammy Market" for the first time during my 3 weeks NYSC Orientation experience. So i was excited to stumble on a material detailing the origin of "Mammy Market".