The scam jobs and vacancies have returned The year 2017 has kicked off on a very busy note for companies and government agencies in Nigeria judging from the activities of recruitment efforts. At the same time, recruitment scams are also on the rise as more job seekers are expected to increase their job search attempts.
How to make your CV even better Sometimes, you want to believe that you have the best CV but here’s the question – Was your CV adjudged the best by a global team of certified HR professionals? If your answer is ‘no,’ then we should focus on helping you write a CV that would capture
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
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
Ways to spot a scam company before you apply Are you a fresh graduate applying for a job in the hope of getting hired? This period can get daunting because you have just left the familiar confines of school to venture into a new territory. Are you a regular employee who’s looking to expand your
Meet the bad eggs Just like anywhere else, Nigeria has its fair share of bad employees; those employees who erode the morale of others, are irritating, never take responsibility for their actions, are arrogant and ultimately, slow down the work of others. The traits of bad employees range from them just being annoying to behaviours
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,
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.
Without innovation, organisations die For companies to succeed, they need to see innovation, not as something special that only special people can do, but as something that can become routine and methodological; taking advantage of the capabilities of every employee. This was a conclusion made by HR professionals in Nigeria at the 3rd edition of
Hey! You Are About to Lose Your Job? Is it possible that you can lose your job and not see it coming? Of course, this is possible as made manifest by reports and incidents. Take for instance, did you know that as an employee, you could lose your job for misusing the internet? In some