Thinking of landing that dream job? Here is the right way to start and attract the right companies.
The working world is always changing and your CV needs to reflect that. Here are some things you definitely DON’T want on your CV in 2016 and beyond.
1. Irrelevant lists of previous jobs
“Some industries do typically have longer CVs – for example, medical doctors should list all their job roles from their training upwards. IT CVs also tend to be quite long if […]
Visa Application: TipNigerians have been given tips on what they must do to scale through their visa application without any difficulty.
1) TIES TO HOME COUNTRY
Under US law, all applicants for nonimmigrant visas are viewed as intending immigrants until they can convince the consular officer that they are not. You must therefore be able to show that you have reasons for returning to your home country that are stronger than those for remaining in the United States.
“Ties” to your home country […]
An insightful piece on a list of provisions to be made available to an employee by the company of employment has been given by a writer.
Perhaps you are just starting out on a new job and you have just resumed or you have been serving your employer for months or years now and you don’t know what the law compels them to do for their employees, this list would help you.
I was ignorant about some of these things as a […]
There are some tested and trusted measures of cushioning the effects of a job loss which automatically alters a person’s lifestyle.
It is news no more that most of the oil producing countries in the world are undergoing financial difficulties and companies needs to restructure, our beloved Nigeria is not an exception, Whatever you want to call it, retrench, fired, canned, laid off, let go e.t.c. It could happen. Sometimes, people see it coming.
Other times, they’re caught completely off guard. Either […]
Five thousand Naira a day, it does not seem much, yet, over a year of three hundred and sixty-five days, this simple five thousand naira daily will amount to almost two million naira. With the current economic situation in Nigeria, Money has not been the easiest to make.
However, with a lot of persistence and little bit of creativity, it is possible to make enough money per day here to help you survive and even start up a rainy-day fund . […]
Interviewing is nerve wracking even in the best of circumstances. If you feel like you are under a microscope, it is because you are! The interviewer or interview panel is looking for chinks in your proverbial armour. Likeability is an intangible component of your interview, so how do you ensure that you come across as likeable as well as competent?
The fact is that there is no magic formula. Your best bet is to prepare for the interview as well as […]
These are a couple of tips needed by interviewees to survive the rigorous interview sessions organised by employers.
Job hunt is a very stressful aspect of one’s life; it takes motivation and being positive to get the right and dream job. Interviews usually bring tense to job seekers. The more confident you feel, the more chances of gaining the interviewer attention.
Be poised and hold your head high with these useful interview tips:
1. Body Postures
Usually the mind controls all our actions and […]
Are you a job seeker? Then, you have to read this attentively. Here are 20 questions you’ll want to avoid during the first job interview, as they may do more harm than good.
When you’re in the hot seat, there’s a good chance that your interviewer will turn the tables at some point and ask, “Do you have any questions for me?”
When you have the floor, you’ll want to take full advantage of the opportunity to show that you’ve done your […]
I’m writing because I literally don’t know what else to do and I am too ashamed to talk to anyone I know about this.
I will be 30 years old in a few months and I have no savings whatsoever…not even N1! I have been living a lie for so long, keeping up appearances and giving the impression to others that all is well. I have no excuse; I have been working in a reputable bank for nearly six years and […]
World number female tennis player, Serena Williams is the new Chief Sporting officer for Aston Martin.
Serena from her Twitter account shared the news, writing: “I am loving My first day on the job @astonmartin as Chief Sporting Officer…and director of fun! ”
The British luxury sports cars makers later confirmed the news by welcoming the multiple grand slam winner to her new role. “Welcome @serenawilliams – our new Chief Sporting Officer!” the Aston Martin twitter account wrote alongside a photo of […]
The ‘Johnny’ singer Yemi Alade has confirmed that she is in a relaionship. The beautiful singer who recently released the French version of her hit single ‘Kissing’ revealed during a Twitter interview with online promoter Cute Kimani.
When asked if she is crushing on any celebrity she said she’s not and is currently seeing someone. “I am not crushing on any celebrity, I am in a relationship” she tweeted.
Who could be the singer who just won the ‘Best West African Act’ […]