Tagged ‘BN Career’

Online All the Time? Check Out 4 Ways to Use Social Media to Build a Career

Online All the Time? Check Out 4 Ways to Use Social Media to Build a Career

Wednesday, December 11th, 2013

Social Media today transcends just being seen as tools to connect with others and share ideas. It has moved from the social to the personal and even bears some measure of influence on the career aspects of an individual’s life.…

Tolu Ogunlesi & Toyosi Ogunseye win at the 2013 CNN/MultiChoice African Journalists Awards in Cape Town, SA

Tolu Ogunlesi & Toyosi Ogunseye win at the 2013 CNN/MultiChoice African Journalists Awards in Cape Town, SA

Monday, October 14th, 2013

Congratulations to Tolu Ogunlesi and Toyosi Ogunseye.
Tolu Ogunlesi & Dr. Susan Mboya (President, Coca-Cola Africa Foundation)
The two journalists out of the three Nigerian nominees for the finals of the CNN/MultiChoice African Journalist of the Year Awards…,

“What’s In It For Me?” – 2 Key Points To Meeting the Needs of Your Customer

“What’s In It For Me?” – 2 Key Points To Meeting the Needs of Your Customer

Thursday, June 27th, 2013

My name is Zainab Makinde, I’ve got  something I know you’ll be interested in.” …Five minutes and fifty mumbled up sentences you heard little of and you mouth the four words –“Sorry, I’m not interested.”
Many of us have

Increase your Chances of Getting a Better Job! Read 4 Tips for the Experienced Professional

Increase your Chances of Getting a Better Job! Read 4 Tips for the Experienced Professional

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

Looking for a job when you are above 35 or have several years of experience under your belt is a whole different ball game from the usual job search for fresh graduates or persons with a few years experience.
With…

Job Posting: Interested in Fashion? Apply for the Role of a Creative Director’s Assistant at a Top Nigerian Design Label

Job Posting: Interested in Fashion? Apply for the Role of a Creative Director’s Assistant at a Top Nigerian Design Label

Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

BN Career is proud to present the first Job Posting of 2013.
Apply today for an opportunity to work with the Creative Director of an upscale Nigerian design label to help manage activities that relate to the fashion industry.
The…

Enterpreneur? Sure, Piece of Cake! 7 Things You Should Consider Before You Take The Leap

Enterpreneur? Sure, Piece of Cake! 7 Things You Should Consider Before You Take The Leap

Monday, June 4th, 2012

Being an entrepreneur is not as difficult as you think. Simply leave your job, start doing something you love, nurture it and  boom.. you’re there.
Hmmm…Don’t we all wish it was that simple.
Starting a business is no child’s play.…

BN Exclusive: Media Maven Lola Ogunnaike Encourages Young Africans to “Pursue Their Passions”| Interviews Michelle Obama on BET – August 28 2011

BN Exclusive: Media Maven Lola Ogunnaike Encourages Young Africans to “Pursue Their Passions”| Interviews Michelle Obama on BET – August 28 2011

Saturday, August 27th, 2011

Lola Ogunnaike is a Nigerian-American journalist who has interviewed everyone from Chinua Achebe to Oprah Winfrey and even 2face… Remember this? {HERE}. Lola grew up in Northern Virginia and studied English Literature at the esteemed University of Virginia (UVA) before …

The Kid with the Master Stroke – Meet Gbenga Salu, award-winning Music Video Director & Visual Effects Artist

The Kid with the Master Stroke – Meet Gbenga Salu, award-winning Music Video Director & Visual Effects Artist

Friday, April 8th, 2011

Gbenga Salu is undoubtedly one of Nigeria’s young and most promising music video directors. In 2008, the year he started directing, he won the award for Best Special Effects and Editing at the Soundcity Music video Awards. A year later, …

Career Leaps, Faith & Success – The Olujimi Tewe Story

Career Leaps, Faith & Success – The Olujimi Tewe Story

Monday, March 28th, 2011

Olujimi Tewe grew up in Ibadan. He lived most of his formative years within the four walls of the University of Ibadan Staff School, the International School Ibadan, and the University of Ibadan. Since relocating to Lagos in 2002 for …

Meet the Young Woman Passionately Spreading the Word on Climate Change in Nigeria – Environmental Sustainability Advocate, Esther Agbarakwe

Meet the Young Woman Passionately Spreading the Word on Climate Change in Nigeria – Environmental Sustainability Advocate, Esther Agbarakwe

Monday, February 28th, 2011

Born on the 21st of April 1984, Esther Kelechi Agbarakwe has been to over twelve countries across the globe talking about climate change and actively discussing policy issues around a theme that is probably one the most vital concerns of …

Knight International Journalism Awards 2011 – Nominations Close March 15th

Knight International Journalism Awards 2011 – Nominations Close March 15th

Thursday, January 27th, 2011

Do you know any media professionals worldwide who have taken bold steps to keep citizens informed despite great obstacles? Here’s a timely opportunity to nominate them for a worthwhile recognition of their efforts over the years!
The International Center for…

“I’ve made ‘money’ through online ventures, but not as much as I’d love to make.” – Loy Okezie, Tech Blogger & Startups Analyst

“I’ve made ‘money’ through online ventures, but not as much as I’d love to make.” – Loy Okezie, Tech Blogger & Startups Analyst

Friday, January 14th, 2011

Loy Okezie was born in Lagos, and grew up in a small town along the Badagry Expressway. He has traveled around Africa and Europe, with a passion for technology, start-ups and new media communication tools for business success.

Write an Essay and Secure a Spot at the Global Initiatives Symposium in Taiwan – July 2011

Write an Essay and Secure a Spot at the Global Initiatives Symposium in Taiwan – July 2011

Tuesday, January 11th, 2011

Two years after its debut, the third edition of the annual Global Initiatives Symposium… in Taiwan is here again to discuss and proffer solutions to myriads of tricky issues brought about by technological development in our fast-paced world. After two

“Dare to Dream” with the British Council – Conference for Young Professionals

“Dare to Dream” with the British Council – Conference for Young Professionals

Friday, November 26th, 2010

The British Council’s Dare to Dream Conference provides a forum where leaders and executives in various industries share their career/business/life experiences with young professionals.

“I buy books the way our politicians steal money – as if there’ll be no tomorrow.” – Tolu Ogunlesi, Award Winning Poet, Journalist and Fiction Writer

“I buy books the way our politicians steal money – as if there’ll be no tomorrow.” – Tolu Ogunlesi, Award Winning Poet, Journalist and Fiction Writer

Monday, November 15th, 2010

He was born in 1982. He is the author of a collection of poetry, ‘Listen to the Geckos Singing from a Balcony’ (Bewrite Books, 2004) and a novella, ‘Conquest & Conviviality’ (Hodder Murray, 2008). In 2007 he was awarded a …

Search for Brilliant Young Scientists: The Future Awards Nominations close on November 14 2010

Search for Brilliant Young Scientists: The Future Awards Nominations close on November 14 2010

Friday, November 12th, 2010

Ify Aniebo debuted on The Future Awards last Season with a blast! She won the Young Person of the Year award and also won in the newly introduced Best Use of Science category. This season, The Future Awards… hopes

Meet Temitayo Ilori, author of “Doom’s Wing: The Legend of Tellam”, Nigeria’s Latest Fantasy Novel!

Meet Temitayo Ilori, author of “Doom’s Wing: The Legend of Tellam”, Nigeria’s Latest Fantasy Novel!

Friday, November 12th, 2010

He is a writer, but it doesn’t stop there! He is also a social entrepreneur, social strategist and a motivational coach. He has been involved, at different levels and with diverse kinds of organizations, in coaching individuals to discover how …

Write a Radioplay and submit your entry to Win the BBC International Playwriting Competition!

Write a Radioplay and submit your entry to Win the BBC International Playwriting Competition!

Friday, October 29th, 2010

Erin Browne of the United States and Efo Kodjo Mawugbe from Ghana were 2010's winners
Have you heard? The BBC wants your drama! The BBC World Service has launched a global search for two of the world’s best new radioplays …