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Introducing Camp AboCoders 2016, Abuja! An all-girls camp that is targeted at girls that hail from Northern Nigeria. At AboCoders, we are constantly seeking new and fun ways to spark ...
 
We are all aware of the current price of  petrol N145/liter, tomato N100/ball, Electricity has gone from between N11-N13/kwh to between N21-N27/kwh , our general monthly upkeep cost has gone off the roof, yet salary remains the same. Is this how I am going to continue living? Wouldn't ...
Ijeoma is walking around the street with a bag filled with drug supplements. She is looking for anyone to buy the drugs from her and reduce the weight of the bag. Ekong has hundreds of packets of herbal tea, soaps and creams at home. He is desperately searching for people to buy the products ...
Chemical and Allied Products (CAP) Plc, a subsidiary of UAC of Nigeria Plc (UACN), manufacturers of Dulux paint and the technological licensee of AkzoNobel, world’s largest coatings company has won the 2016 Great Place To Work award as one of the best companies to work in Nigeria. The award ...
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 invited by an old classmate who works there as a lecturer. The venue was packed full with academicians, friends and ...
Tewa Onasanya
Beauty Reports is a must watch for anyone interested in the beauty industry in Nigeria, it's an informative session with industry insiders. According to the creators, World PR Media; "We held interviews with key stakeholders to get their thoughts and perspectives on the beauty industry ...
You can register now for Heritage Bank’s sponsored Entrepreneurial reality TV show, The Next Titan 3.0. Are you an ambitious young entrepreneur? Do you have an innovative and great business idea? Would you like to win N5 Million and A Brand New Car for your new business idea or ...
A wise man said “whatsoever your hand finds to do, do it with all you might; because our skill, wisdom and knowledge will be of no use in the grave.” From crashing oil price to tough business environment, soaring exchange rate, prevalent job insecurity and an impending economic recession, ...
The answer is yes. Don Jazzy needs Public Relations. But does Don Jazzy need a PR agency or consultant? Watch as PR practitioners cringe at this heresy: But the answer is no. You see, every single human being or organisation on earth needs and deploys public relations – whether they know it ...
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Yesterday we shared that Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie was given an honorary degree from Johns Hopkins University - click here if you missed it. The author also got a Barnard Medal of Distinction from all women's college Barnard College in New York City this week. She shared 3 pieces advice for ...
Are you a versatile writer and think you’ve got what it takes to join the Motherhood In-Style Magazine team? Well, here’s your chance! Vacancies are currently open for the following positions: 1.Personal Assistant Roles Organizing and managing the Editor-in-chief’s daily ...
I thought I was ready when I took on my first ‘official’ management role as a performance manager. I had technical ability (I’d undertaken a good deal of additional, unpaid supervisory work, under the guise of ‘development opportunities’ prior to that) and I had a professional attitude so I ...
Wow, it’s another week and instead of seeing happy motivated employees eager to get back to work after the weekend; you see a zombie like crowd just shuffling their way through the doors and into their cubicles. They come to work emotionless, far from motivated and definitely not eager to get ...
Are you an agency owner, advertising or media executive? Would you like to reinvent yourself in today’s fast driven digital marketing economy? As you may know, about 65% of marketers’ job roles are expected to change in the next three years and yet, approximately 80% of marketers are ...
On May 18th 2016, the U.S. Department of State’s Global Innovation through Science and Technology (GIST) initiative, in cooperation with the U.S. Consulate in Lagos, kicked off a networking workshop for 25 science and technology entrepreneurs to promote women’s access to entrepreneurship ...
You know how sometimes you want to express yourself, but you can't find the words? It's your special friend's birthday but you can't find the right card to let her know how you feel. This was exactly where Georgina Fihosy was... before she decided to do something about it. British born Nigerian ...
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One good thing about social media (and particularly Instagram) is that it has helped showcase how enterprising and resourceful the average Nigerian is. Small and medium scale businesses are springing up daily, hustling and succeeding. For these businesses, either at the early or later stages, ...
Episode one of NdaniTV's "Analyse This" with Arese Ugwu and Tunji Andrews is out and on this episode they tackle the ongoing dollar scarcity and the effects on the Nigerian economy in general. Watch below.
Employee evaluation is one of the most crucial periods in an organization. Quite possibly, as a supervisor, you may have noticed that most employees are not too excited about reviews. This is mostly because of evaluations usually connote a conflict of perception of results and/or negative ...
Still on marketing jobs in Nigeria, I have heard lots of complaints from sales reps who thinks that the job is so demanding and demeaning, especially when you consider the kind of treatments they are subjected to by their employers. Truth be told, a lot of young professionals are having a hard ...
Oprah at Graduations
Oprah Winfrey is a proud 'mama' this year as she attends the college graduations of young women who attended her girls-only school in South Africa, The Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls. She's making her rounds to personally congratulate them at their graduations. So far she's been to ...