Career

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 ...
 
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Nigerians are funny people.  Everyone wants a shortcut to success. For those without the liver to 'do Yahoo' or go into politics, sing or act in Nollywood, the obvious choice is having a professional career. I mean a career in just anything... as long it guarantees a chance to impress Baba ...
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We all have got time. If you don’t use yours, something else or someone else will. Research has proven that one of the major factors that draw the line between highly successful career persons or entrepreneurs and chronic under Achievers is their attitude towards time management. Successful ...
DMU BellaNaija
Meet with De Montfort University (DMU)'s visiting International Officer, Jules Pringle to discuss your study options, application process, visa guidance, and receive on the spot Admission offer if you come with your academic credentials. DMU offer a minimum of £1000 discount to ALL Nigerian ...
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As a young student, I vividly remember my father telling me stories of how easy things used to be. According to him, young graduates took entry level job tests as they wrote their degree exams. Most of them got jobs and bought their first cars few months after graduation. Can you imagine the ...
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Acronyms have always been my favorite thing! My love for acronyms started out of necessity thanks to our ‘amazing’ educational system where you are expected to cram formulas or steps and download it verbatim in an exam hall. I was unfortunately not good at cramming, and I faced the threat of ...
Adenrele Sonariwo studied Accounting at Howard University, and then went on to work at audit firm, PricewaterhouseCoopers. She was on an upwardly mobile career trajectory, but she wanted more. In an interview with Wana Udobang, she talks about her life before Rele Gallery, and her ...
Employee training is one of the surest ways to achieve a better and improved performance from your employees if you are a small business owner. I wrote last week about how to implement good customer service and wanted to share some thoughts on why it’s important to train your employees. And ...
Hallmark University
Respected as an experience-driven institution, the commencement of Hallmark University is one that many students and their guardians have anticipated and now, it is finally here! A fully residential private university located at a scenic learning environment, Hallmark University was granted ...
Naija seriously cannot carry last, Nickelodeon revealed the nominations for the 2016 Kids’ Choice Awards and they also revealed a brand new award category for African Bloggers. The category is “Favourite Blogger (Africa)” and we are super excited that BellaNaija’s very own Uche Pedro is ...
Omilola Agribusiness
Last year, Omilola Oshikoya International debuted its first Do It Afraid Conference, an annual event organised to inspire business minded individuals who out of fear, lack the will and conviction to pursue their entrepreneurial dreams. In addition to the annual conference, there will now be ...
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BellaNaija is a proud partner of SheHiveAbuja - a professional bootcamp for entrepreneurs and professionals brought to you by She Leads Africa. #SheHiveAbuja is a bootcamp for female professionals and entrepreneurs. Attend to learn from speakers like Nasir Ahmad el-Rufai (Governor of Kaduna ...
The most common question I've heard graduates ask is "How can I get experience when I've never had a job?" or "How can I use my skills when no one will hire me?". It’s easy and quite normal to get frustrated when job searching seems endless and it feels like life is against you — the periods of ...
SMW DAY 2
Social Media Week Lagos kicked off yesterday. There are lots of exciting events all week long. To register, visit the schedule page on the SMW Lagos official website and click the event you are interested in. You can register for your free badge or if you want the VIP experience, buy ...
Most young and fresh career persons working in Lagos State will have to face the challenges of having to pursue their careers in this town without a car of their own. Before the ride comes, you must learn how to deal with the uncertainties and the obvious experiences that the street have to ...
I had a spirited conversation two days ago with a journalist friend. His complaint happened to be something I have been passionate about for a while now: journalists are tired of reporting on ineffectual activities for agencies, and clients who appear to have nothing new to say. Indeed, colour ...
Forbes Woman Africa_February and March 2016 Issue
The February/March 2016 edition of Forbes Woman Africa magazine in on newsstands now and features four South African women from different fields on the cover and it's tagged "The Millennials:The New Biz Kids On The Block". The Millennials, or Generation Y (born 1980 to 2000), are scripting ...
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Leading education not-for-profit organization, Aim Higher Africa is set to launch a panel discussion during the social media week event calendar. The theme for the discussion is Technology and the Youngpreneur: Forbes - 30 Uunder 30 Leaders Using Technology and Business to Close The Poverty ...
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The work climate for SMEs and emerging entrepreneurs is without a doubt tougher and more strained given the economic situation in the country. Many SMEs need competent staff but cannot necessarily afford to pay numerous full time employees so they handle all their organisational and ...
BN Contributor and Fashion designer/entrepreneur, Temitope Williams-Adewunmi is passionate about encouraging people to follow their passion in the fashion industry. In her articles on BellaNaija, she consistently shares tips on how to take the leap, and how to succeed in the fashion industry. ...
We have all been there, you ask a customer assistant the location of a product and you are told ‘it’s over there’. You start wondering ‘where is over there?’. This can be very typical in terms of customer service in Nigeria. Customers are sometimes treated as if they're doing us a favour by ...
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