Career Advice

Connecting With Influencers as a Secret to Career Success

How Influencers Can Give Your Career a Major Boost Whether you are actively looking for a job, as a professional or searching for opportunities to advance your career, you need to take the bull by the horn and place yourself in the consciousness of influencers. But first, who is an influencer? 1: Those who can

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7 Career Mistakes to Avoid in Your Pursuit for Fulfilment

You should never make these 7 career mistakes In the course of your career, you are prone to mistakes, everyone is. Sadly though, many of these mistakes have the potential of turning around and having a huge negative impact on your whole career. The good thing is that most of these mistakes can be avoided

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Tips to Make a Successful HR Career Path Switch

How to transition into a career in Human Resource management Transitioning into a successful career in Human Resource management is a switch that calls for careful planning. In cases where it happens in the course of a job, there are certain things that should be done to enhance your transition and ensuring that you make

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5 Things to Remember When Searching For a Job

A hiring manager shares job search secrets The task of searching for a dream job would be easier if as a candidate, you had a better understanding of what you are passionate about, the types of jobs to search for as well as the things hiring managers look out for when assessing candidates. This explains

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Ways Poor Personal Hygiene at Work Can Stunt Your Career

Don’t hurt your career with dirty habits Can an employee possibly have a stunted career because he/she has a poor personal hygiene? According to a study, 23% of employers affirmed that bad breath and certain aspects of a worker’s physical appearance would make them less likely to promote that person. This means that as an

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Abisoye Akinola on Personal Branding Strategies For Careers

How to master the art of solving problems As an employee in your organisation, you should ask yourself a few questions: Are you a solution or a problem? How willing are you to exert yourself and solve challenges within the organisation even if there isn’t a reward for it? Or when no one is willing

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New Year Ambition: How to Get a Promotion in Nigeria

Will you get a promotion in 2017? Were you promoted at your place of work last year? If the answer is yes, then congratulations. If however, you were not promoted, we will show you smart ways to get a promotion this year in this article. When we refer to ways to get you a promotion,

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Christmas Holidays: 7 Activities to Rejuvenate Your Career

Things you probably never tried on Christmas Christmas holidays in Nigeria always offer a break away from work. It is perhaps the only time you are permitted to switch into a lazy mode without any remorse. Of course, there is a need to recharge the brain and body after going for over 300 days working.

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6 Things You Must Do If You Get Sacked or Lose Your Job

What to Do If You Ever Get Sacked in Nigeria No one ever wants to get sacked. To get sacked from work is never a pleasant experience. In some cases,  individuals who get fired accept the decision by their employers in good faith. However, in certain scenarios, the situation hovers on the extreme to the

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5 Lessons from the UEFA Champions League for Your Career

The UEFA Champions League and Your Career Football fans and lovers of the round leather game all over the world understand that the UEFA Champions League remains one of the most decorated footballing events across the globe and today, we will examine 5 resounding career lessons from the Champions League that would drive you closer

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