Career

Wait…Please don’t shoot me yet. I’ll explain. Not too long ago I attended a seminar presentation organised for final year students in one of Nigeria’s premier universities. I was ...
 
Payment is big. Online payment needs disruption. These two statements can provide a backdrop to efficient retailing in the next few years. Nigerian banks have struggled to innovate just like other banks around the world hence the gross inefficiency in the payment system obtainable in Nigeria. ...
Employers know that attracting, hiring and retaining top talent is crucial to the success of any business. In addition to that, employee turnover can adversely affect a business by reducing employee morale, productivity and increasing (avoidable) business costs. Scary isn’t it? No employer ...
Join Arese Ugwu and Tunji Andrews as they take on economic and financial issues that affect the average Nigerian on NdaniTV's brand new series, "Analyze This". The series premieres soon on NdaniTV. Watch the teaser below.
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Today BellaNaija Career is taking a closer look at the siblings who are movers and shakers in the forefront of Nigeria's entertainment industry. Be sure to check out bellanaija.com/career for events, fellowships and opportunities! Growing up in the 80s and 90s, many Nigerian parents weren't ...
Access to new technology brings so much information to us at our finger tips; there is nothing you would want to have or do today that can be seen as impossible. It is all achievable. Our dreams are valid and we are able to build anything we want. We have all branched out to start ...
Tania Habimana is a Rwandan-born & South Africa-based fashion entrepreneur. She is a young tailor, who travels around the continent, making suits for business people. Tania doesn't stop there; she uses the opportunity to interview entrepreneurs to gain insight into what makes them ...
After a successful 3rd edition in 2015, Bankole Williams is back with the fourth edition of LiveYourDreamsAfrica. It is a platform built to help Africans bridge the gap between the potentials they possess and their current reality. This fourth edition will showcase people from different walks ...
Are you considering the UK as a study destination? Are you looking for an institution with a world-class reputation for teaching and research?  Would you like to live close to London, while enjoying the peace and quiet of a beautiful parkland campus? Would you like to be part of an ...
Global entrepreneurship development agency StartUp Cup announced the top three winning teams of Africa StartUp Cup Challenge, a regional business model competition for startups from over thirteen StartUp Cup Challenges that took place in Africa in 2015 and 2016. The winning teams competed for ...
Recently, the premier community for young career and business women – She Leads Africa - held its innovative (travelling) bootcamp, the SheHive, in Abuja! SheHive Abuja, which provided young and ambitious women with new skills in climbing the corporate ladder, negotiating, developing a pitch ...
Ladies! Let's get in formation... It's time to apply for the 2016 Cartier Women's Initiative awards. "The Cartier Awards are an international business plan competition created in 2006 by Cartier in partnership with McKinsey, INSEAD business school and the Women’s Forum. It aims at ...
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"Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening my axe." – Abe Lincoln It’s unfortunate (or fortunate?) that there are no shortcuts to success. If you want wealth, you must put in work. Every occupation, even a life of crime demands creating foolproof plans ...
Remember Ese Odiete? The young Nigerian lady who won the Google Africa Challenge with her creative handbag designs? Click to View. Well, she’s been taking the world by storm ever since she achieved this feat. Since winning the Google Africa Challenge, she has been invited to speak at ...
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In 2015, entrepreneur Angel Adelaja of Fresh Direct won the Nigeria-edition of Chivas - The Venture. Chivas - The Venture is all about promoting social entrepreneurship to help solve the world's problems. Globally promoted with a campaign headlined by Chiwetel Ejiofor, social entrepreneurs ...
At the mention of a marketing job, an average Nigerian job seeker shuts down. In fact, for most young career persons, a marketing job offer is no offer at all. Anyway, before I start rolling, it is important I carry all our readers along. In most quarters in Nigeria, we refer to sales ...
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Innovation is thriving all around the continent despite the numerous challenges. BellaNaija is always exciting to highlight these success stories. The African Innovation Foundation (AIF) today announced the top 10 nominees for its landmark programme, the Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA). Now ...
I had to stage an intervention for my client. This was a client I was deeply passionate about – sharing their story of success and brilliance in speeches and presentations across the world. The kind of client you are proud to have on your portfolio, even if the mathematics doesn’t come ...
The strength of a business and that of a nation lies in its workforce. The greatest investment is self-improvement, invest in yourself for greater capacity. In the month of May The iCademy (The Learning and Development Unit of iCentra) is offering up to 40% discount on Project Management and ...
If you spend a few hours observing the antics of certain celebrities on social media, you might come away with the wrong impression about what it takes to be successful. A lot of people think that wealth and success are blessings that God will soon bestow on them if they pray more or ...
Ambassador Entwistle and the 2016 Mandela Washington Fellows gather for a group photo on the lawn of the U.S. Embassy.
Yesterday, the U.S. Embassy recognized 100 young Nigerians selected to participate in the 2016 Mandela Washington Fellowship. The Mandela Washington Fellowship is the flagship program of President Obama’s Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) and a key component of President Barack Obama’s ...
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