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Secrets Of The Most Successful Companies In The World [8 – 14]

This is the second installment in this series countdown to 49 Secrets of the most successful companies in the world by world acclaimed business consultant, Jay Abraham.   Secret #8: Team Member Training   The most successful companies continually and progressively train and re-train their team members. They do this because there is research that proves most companies only get one-fifth of the performance...

There is hope for you

There is so much negativity around. People are talking about abandoned projects, job losses, businesses shutting down etc. This is also the reality for many people. But in the midst of all this, there is hope for you. Hope to understand that there is a God who rules and reigns in the affairs of men. Hope to believe he has good plans for you...

Dealing with Regret: 3 things a Christian should do

Dealing with regret is an important part of the Christian journey because the devil uses guilt to rob many Christians of the joy, peace and blessings God has given them. Are you living with regret over the time you’ve wasted, the opportunities you’ve squandered, the sins you’ve committed, and the relationships you’ve destroyed? Regret is a waste of time, unless it...

Secrets Of The Most Successful Companies In The World [1 – 7]

This is the start of a new series and countdown to 49 Secrets of the most successful companies in the world by world acclaimed business consultant, Jay Abraham. Secret #1: High Probability Targeting Many businesses try to reach everybody without strategically thinking through how to focus on those customers and clients that will be most profitable buyers. The most successful companies...

Win 2 Free Tickets to SheHive Lagos!

  I told you a few weeks ago that I am speaking at SheHive Lagos and now there is something exciting you stand to gain worth N30,000 (Ladies only). More on that shortly. In fact, this week, I've organised a Digital Marketing Masterclass at Lagos Startup Week where I invited panelists from Google & Microsoft. I also spoke at the Lady Realtor...

[DM Questions] How Do I use Digital Marketing to grow my business?

You can use digital marketing to grow your business in many ways. It all boils down to getting more awareness, more leads, more customers and increase profitability. Let’s talk briefly about today’s digital consumer. There is something peculiar about them, they are very well informed. Today's digital consumer will search, read reviews, watch videos, and check guides before they make a buying decision. This means...

[DM Questions] How can I make money from Social Media?

Here’s another question in the DM Questions Series. Are you new here? To get answers to questions like this delivered straight into your inbox, subscribe below and you won't miss a thing. How can I make money from Social Media? I will tell you how shortly, but before then, let’s take a step back and just address ‘How can I make money’ How...

Ask Your Questions On How to Grow Your Business Using Digital Marketing

  John Assaraf is a multi-millionaire who has built 5 Multi-Million Dollar Companies. He shared this interesting story in a recent email. I had a creepy experience recent in an abandoned house. As you can imagine there were cobwebs, dust and dead bugs everywhere. It was silent as a cemetery as I walked through the kitchen except for a tiny little sound… Bzzz! Plink!...

This guy lit up Eko Hotels Yesterday!

I was at Eko Hotels & Suites yesterday for a big industry event Gala Night. The live band was really good, and then this guest musician stole the show, without singing at all. I don’t know his name, but he had long dreadlocks and seem like he’s been in the industry for a while. For the purpose of this story, let’s...

5 Ways to overcome Job Interview Nerves

We all get job interview nerves. It even gets worse when a pay check is added to it, or bills are rising and not getting this job will be catastrophic to your career, finance and maybe even your relationship with your spouse. So it is normal to get job interview nerves but don’t show it to the hiring manager or interviewer. Of...

3 Job Interview Mistakes That Keep You From Landing The Job

Job Interview Mistakes
The important thing about these 3 job interview mistakes is that  you may not even know about them at all. If you’ve been applying for jobs or have attended interviews with no favourable response or no response at all, then you should definitely check that you are not making these 3 job interview mistakes. Many of the people that I’ve...

Who Social Media Epp? #WhoSocialMediaEpp Watch 2Face, Lynxx, DJ Lambo, others share their story

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Who Social Media Epp? It’s Social Media Day and RDM Nigeria has created the Who Social Media Epp? viral video with responses from the streets, celebrities and RDM Nigeria staff members. It is insightful, hilarious and interesting… with responses from myself (Ibukun Onitiju), Tuface, Tosyn Bucknor, Lynxxx, Dj Lambo, Mark Slade, Zubby, Nora, Folu, Tola and many others. The video has been...

10 Best Quotes from Legendary Muhammad Ali

Quotes from Muhammad Ali
RIP Mohammad Ali. Tributes have been pouring in from all over the world upon hearing of the death of Muhammad Ali. Here are 10 Best Quotes from Legendary Muhammad Ali   I done wrestled with an alligator, I done tussled with a whale; handcuffed lightning, thrown thunder in jail; only last week, I murdered a rock, injured a stone, hospitalised a brick; I'm...

How to double your salary in less than 2 weeks Guranteed

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I asked a question yesterday from my email subscribers. Here was the scenario. After being frustratedwith your work or even jobless, you applied hurriedly to a new job and to your surprise you were asked to come for an interview. You passed the 2 rigorous interviews and was offered the job. To your amazement, they then informed you of your new salary...

What to do when you are under pressure

When you see a snake, don't be in a hurry to pick it up. It is a lesson I learnt from the story of Moses in the bible. Confidence will open doors for you but if you don't know in who / what your confidence is, you will struggle (eventually). If you haven't read the story in a while, here's a little...

Make Naija Stronger Campaign

Watch the #MakeNaijaStronger Video Click here to Sign the petition  Watch the Behind the Scenes here

I am no longer a slave to fear, I am a child of God

Fear kills! Many years ago while I was living in London I was afraid of going out of my house. If you’ve heard my story before, you will understand why. In fact one day, I left University of Birmingham to travel to London. I purchased my train tickets many days before, packed my bags and left for Birmingham New Street Train Station. As...

16 months old Diza Counts 1 – 10 and Sings Hillsong’s ‘This is Living’

Watch 16 months old Diza count 1- 10, sing Hillsong Worship 'This is Living' and pretty much enjoying herself in this video shot at the Lagos airport. Big credit goes to my wife, Idara Ukpe who spends quality time with Diza.   A few facts Age: 16 months Time spent with Mum: 16 months (also add 9 months pregnancy) Time spent with Dad: A lot...

[Breaking News] Ringier Acquires Nigeria E-commerce Site, Dealdey

Ringier Acquires Dealdey
Recently announced on TechCrunch and Pulse.ng, The African subsidiary of Swiss media and e-commerce company Ringier acquires Dealdey, Nigerian online shopping startup for an undisclosed amount. This follows expansion in verticals in Africa across major sectors including Classifieds, E-commerce, Digital Publishing and Digital Marketing. Ringier Africa Deals Group, a joint venture between Swiss Ringier Africa AG and South African Silvertree Internet Holdings...

Add this one skill and get multiple lucrative job offers

Add this one skill and get multiple lucrative job offers
What if you could get multiple lucrative job offers while everyone else is crying 'no jobs'? I think you can, if you add just add this one skill to your level of expertise. The economy is struggling (no matter what country you currently live in). When things like this happen, many companies downsize! They run a lean operation keeping only the workforce...

This is the best place to get a new job and you are ignoring it

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Have you ever wondered where the best place to get a new job is? My father sits on his chair, leans back, closes his eye, and i know that he is deep in thought. My father-in-law puts his hands in his pocket, walks to an open space, or to the edge of his window and stares into the distance, and I...

Thanks for my Birthday Wishes

  // Birthday Wishes - Thanks You!Ibukun 'Your Best Email Friend' Onitiju saying thank you for all the birthday wishes. Posted by Mind and Mouth on Wednesday, January 13, 2016  

Was Joseph passionate about being a slave or a convict?

Was Joseph (in the Bible) passionate about being a slave or a convict? Don't answer yet. Let me ask you - Have you found your passion yet? Yes? FANTASTIC! No?. Ok. Don't bother about finding it yet. I want to remind you that whatever you are doing now, focus your energy on it and do it well. A few years ago after leaving WERM, a...

Park Well! It’s 2016

  Last year Sola Amusan (Citizenship Manager, Microsoft Nigeria) , Debo Ajayi (CEO, Endive Projects) and I were at Radio Continental to promote the Career and Employability Fair powered by Microsoft Nigeria as part of the organisers and facilitators. We were given a 2 hour slot, and aside from laughing, saying hmmmm and nodding my head (which is unproductive on radio),...

CV Cheat Sheet: 222 Action Verbs to use in your new CV by Kick Resume

Your most important job search tool is your CV and with this 'CV Cheat Sheet: 222 Action Verbs to use in your new CV by Kick Resume' you are sure to enhance your job search and get your CV noticed by hiring managers. Hiring a professional CV Writer is highly recommended for most job seekers so you can get results FAST! However,...

How to Answer ‘Tell Me About Yourself Interview Question’

Imagine going into an interview and from the very first question 'Tell me about yourself', you already know that your chances of getting the job are slipping away faster than you can say your name. This question is one of the most dreaded interview questions and in today’s video, I’ll give you a framework you can use to answer it...

3 Things I learnt from Seyi Obayanju SWOB as City clothier dies at age 45

HE LIVED! HE LOVED! HE MATTERED! Seyi Obayanju served God and humanity.   Here's a story you should read.   Monday Evening. Just about taking a journey to the kitchen to get a bottle of wine for movie night with my wife. Her voice stopped me in my tracks. Wife: What are you doing tomorrow? Me: I have a few meetings and then coming back home. Wife: Are you meeting...

Do you agree with this Facebook Post?

I was on Facebook a few days ago and I came across this post. What’s your initial reaction and ultimately do you agree? Leave a comment to let me know your thoughts.

#weeklycareertips: 5 Things to check after doing everything right but still failed to get the job

Getting your dream job is a job in itself. When you apply for a job you are qualified for, you will get that job! Right?   Wrong! Being qualified for a job is no guarantee that you will actually get it. Have you experienced the disappointment of applying, attending multiple interviews, waited, maybe even did some form of assessment, and finally you got the...

JCIN TOYP Picture Gallery

Hiya!!! Ok.. Pictures below. Thanks to you all for your support.