Career Paths

Internet Tools that Can Help You Reinvent Your Career

Reposition Your Career With Internet Tools Most people discover, at some point in their career, that they need to shift focus, learn something new or make a complete change in order to fit in a particular industry or remain relevant in the industry they are in. If you find yourself in such a situation, the

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How to Become a Professional Content Marketer in Nigeria

What Does it Take to Become a Good Content Marketer? Everyone can pick up a pen and write or type on a keyboard but not everyone has what it takes to produce compelling and engaging content like a professional content marketer. So, who is a content marketer? What does a content marketer do and what

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How Linda Ikeji Revolutionised Blogging jobs in Nigeria

How Linda Ikeji inspired a new generation of bloggers About 15 years ago, blogging jobs were not as popular as they have become today in Nigeria. Back then, blogs were mostly perceived as personal online diaries. Today, this perception has changed. More Nigerians now consider blogging jobs to be lucrative and infinitely promising. The question

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4 Ways Career Failure Can Help You Grow

With millennials making millions in the tech industry or inventing world-changing devices every Monday morning, failure can be a particularly bitter pill to swallow for young entrepreneurs. But between the challenge of finding a job in today’s economy and the entrepreneurial startup battle cry of our generation, it’s a risk many young people are taking.

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How To Get A High Paying Job Without A University Degree

University isn’t for everyone, and it’s about time we come to terms with this fact. Despite having made the Dean’s List, I dropped out of college after my freshmen year. I didn’t feel comfortable with the debt I was incurring, and I didn’t feel confident that college was adequately preparing me for my future. After dropping

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How to Get a Job Offer While You’re Still an Intern

Have you ever wanted to skip over HR? Job seekers have to deal with human resources managers, the gatekeepers, for almost every job they apply to. It can be time consuming, and sometimes downright frustrating. Strict hiring guidelines prevent you from getting your foot in the door if you lack the necessary experience. It’s hard

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Relaunch Your Career After a Career Break in 4 Easy Steps

Returning to work after an extended break is rarely easy. When your professional-self is a hazy memory, it’s hard to feel capable of picking up your career where you left off – whatever your reason for taking a break and whether it’s been 12 months, or more than a decade. You start off by thinking,

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The 10-Step Plan to Career Change: How to Successfully Change Careers

How does it happen? Perhaps you just begin to lose interest. Perhaps you find something that interests you more. Perhaps your company is downsizing. These are just some of the numerous reasons people find themselves on that precipitous cliff looking back on their career just as the dirt begins to crumble beneath them.   Are

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It’s Not Your Kids Holding Your Career Back. It’s Your Husband.

Xerox CEO Ursula Burns’ secret to success: Marry someone who will take care of the kids. Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images Almost a decade ago, the writer Linda Hirshman exhorted ambitious women to marry men with less money or social capital than they had. In articles and her book,Get to Work, she told women that

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Tips for Building a Career in Human Resources.

Are you really pestered in your current job or it doesn’t interest you anymore?Then it’s high time you made a switch. Human Resource jobs are astronomically in demand and if you are eager to shape a career in it, you have indeed made a smart decision. The discipline offers wide prospects and assures fast growing

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