Category: Work Tips
This post is for both single and married women. This is not a feminist post, but my view on what I believe every woman should know and practice especially in this 21st century.Read More
Balancing a career and family is a common concern for most individuals. However, it’s important to realize the smallest of changes can produce the strongest of impacts. I have often worked jobs that required evening and weekend hours. The question is: What can we do?Read More
A cursory search on Google for how to make money online will yield a myriad of results. One of the results will be affiliate marketing. Affiliate marketing is widely regarded as one of the best ways to make money on the internet. Affiliate marketing is an old way of making money on the internet, but it’s by no means obsolete. It started just some years after the World Wide Web was born.Read More
Working closely with other people instead of at home or Café Neo (a wonderful coffee shop in Lagos) is a pretty awesome experience for many entrepreneurs. As a startup with little cash to play around with, it makes a lot of business sense to opt for a co-working space. But you may be asking, what is a co-working space, and why should I choose to work from one? Our friends at LeadSpace have the answers for you.Read More
Sexual harassment is unfortunately a common occurrence in the workplace. It can take on the form of verbal or physical conduct. Federal law prohibits sexual harassment in the workplace. When it occurs, it is difficult to experience, and it is important to learn the ways to effectively deal with it. Failing to deal with sexual harassment correctly can result in not getting your claim heard. Many different ways to deal with sexual harassment exist, and the right approach to take depends on your particular situationRead More
If you work in sales, then you know that finding new ways to increase revenues is always top of mind.
And when it comes to growing sales, many sales people are so focused on gaining new clients and customers that they fail to effectively address the need to retain those they already have.
I don’t profess to know very much about anything, desserts and the career of Jeff Goldblum excluded (what? I have my passions). Other than being an authority on these two very important topics, I consider myself a rather middling resource. And yet, time and again, I get emails in my inbox from new bloggers who want me to share my “wisdom” with them.Read More
It may sound illogical, but conflict in the workplace can be a good thing. An organization in which there is never any disagreement or clash of opinion is a workplace which is, quite frankly, dull, dispiriting and uninspiring. Conflict, as long as it is handled correctly and without rancor, is a sign of a healthy, thriving, dynamic environment.Read More
I had a great time this weekend talking to senior female executives from various segments of the Nigerian economy on personal branding and maximising their impact as executives. It was clear that some of the challenges I have gone through resonated with most of them.Read More
You can be an author and a blogger
I don’t know if there’s anyone who thinks they need to pay through their necks before they can own or start a blog. If there is, then I wonder what age you live in. Many top blogs you find on the internet were started without their owners paying a dime! They only had to pay for a webhost when they decided to move to a dotcom domain name -Don’t worry it’s quite cheap.Read More
The economy is shaky — and it may feel like your job is, too. Whether you’re already job hunting or believe you may need to soon, there are steps you can take to make yourself more attractive to potential employers. Here are eight tips from the experts on increasing your marketability:Read More
Acknowledging that you need to set priorities in handling your finance is the first step! Most of us muddle and gamble through our financial lives, spending to meet the day-to-day expenses that dominate our attention. Unfortunately, that approach risks leaving your most important objectives unfulfilled and the more germane needs unattended.Read More