Career

Everyone wants someone who’s got experience and can do a lot of amazing things, but then we don’t want someone who’s been around everywhere and will probably leave us in a jiffy, ...
 
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 ...
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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 ...
We're immensely proud of the positive impact African entrepreneurs are making on the global space! Today, we're pleased to announce that Losode.com - a UK based fashion start up is in the top three position on the leaderboard at the #Voom2016 Competition. #Voom2016 is the Richard Branson-led ...
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Inspiration can come from different places and my inspiration for this article came from what was supposed to be a 30 minutes’ drive from Ikoyi to Marina and back. I had to dash to a financial institution we are partnering with for our upcoming Success Circle Africa Conference to drop a ...
On April 29th, 2016, the Great Place To Work Award Ceremony took place at the Civic Center in Lagos bringing together MD/CEOs, Managers and Heads of HR from companies all over Nigeria to mark the 4th award ceremony in Nigeria. The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr Okechukwu ...
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 ...