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4 things every career professional must do in a recession to be a STAR

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Are you a career professional? What are you doing to prepare for BOOM time? I decided to shoot a video and show you 4 things you must do now while many claim there is still recession. I plan to shoot a lot more video so this is the first of many. The funny thing is I just put on my phone camera, held...

God still provides, no matter how small

My colleague walked into the meeting room to give me feedback about a meeting from yesterday. Ibukun, this is for you. She pushed over a tin of Milo, and my jaw dropped. Almost every morning, Idara makes me cold chocolate Milo drink (I don't like hot beverage), but this morning, she didn't. I asked why and she told me, there's not much Milo...

Show Earth some love this Valentine

This really nice creative post from www.environmentalgirl.org Instagram's page is nice. Show earth some love. Show Earth some love everyday. Happy Valentines day #thinkgreen #gogreen #begreen #happyvalentinesday A post shared by Environmental Girl (@environmentalgirl) on Feb 14, 2017 at 12:26am PST

Why I don’t celebrate Valentine’s day

Happy Valentine’s Day (Just in case you forgot). I have reminded you now, so you officially have no excuse. As I rolled out of bed in natural form, I knew it was valentine’s day. I don’t celebrate Valentine’s day. That’s exactly what I told myself and people many years ago. This is how it started. I went to visit one of my female friends...

10 Cover Letter Tips You Must Know

If you are looking for a job, the following is a process you should understand and appreciate. COVER LETTER >> CV/RESUME >> INTERVIEW >> JOB The cover letter gives enough intrigue for the hiring manager to check your CV above anyone else. The CV gives enough detailed information that the hiring manager decides to speak with you in person at the interview. At...

5 lessons from Roger Federer Winning the Australian Open 2017

6 months out for @rogerfederer and straight to win @AustralianOpen beating @rafaelnadal There is an encouragement here' Even if you've had setbacks, or been out of the game for a while or out of work or you feel you are tool old... Be encouraged. Do this: 1.) Have a good team of people around you, not naysayers. 2.) Put in...

What is the single insight that most changed your life?

I was on the popular Question & Answer site Quora recently and a user asked the question: What is the single insight that most changed your life? The response from a user called Marshall Karp was a 'perfect' answer it was viewed more than 89,000 times and upvoted more than 2,000 times. I want to share that response with you because it will...

It’s my birthday today (13th January)

It's my birthday.   I took out my phone and launched the camera app. I was about to hit capture and hear the all familiar sound 'CHK' when I realised the camera was in selfie mode.   I starred at me for a bit, flipped the camera around and took a picture of the plane as we took off to Ghana a few...

How do you want to be remembered?

Lucy was born in 1933. A beautiful young lady, she got married when she was 18 years old. 9 years into the marriage, tragedy struck as her husband died when she was only 27 and left her with the 3 boys. Lucy made a decision not to marry again, instead she devoted her time to raising her 3 boys to be...

Describe 2016 in 1 Word

How has 2016 for been for you? If you were to describe 2016 with only 1 word, what will it be? (Click here to share) My one word to describe 2016 is …………………..

A poem for our 3rd Year Wedding Anniversary

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We are 3!!! And we grateful to God for helping thus far. I wrote a poem to celebrate us... Watch!  

Secrets Of The Most Successful Companies In The World [22 – 29]

This is the fourth installment in this series countdown to 49 Secrets of the most successful companies in the world by world acclaimed business consultant, Jay Abraham Secret #22: Better Questioning The most successful companies ask the best questions on a continuous basis. They examine and re- examine their business continually. They are aware of the business and are always asking what...

Ace your next interview by getting better at these 3 things

I’ve recently had to conduct interviews for Senior Sales Executive role and I am still shocked at how unprepared people are for interviews (especially when they claim they are looking for a job). But that is a different issue to be addressed later. Today, I want to quickly show you 3 things you can be better at that will help you...

[DM Questions] Does Inbound Marketing work in Nigeria?

This is a question from Peter, a community member at Mind and Mouth. Happy Sunday to you. I have been a follower of your blog for a while and it's been great. I would like to ask a sincere question, how effective is inbound marketing in Nigeria for Nigerians since you are an inbound specialist? Thank you.    Thanks Peter...

RDM #Mannequinchallenge – The Making

See a video of the making of RDM #MannequinChallenge. It was fun!   The making of our Mannequin Challenge Remix! It was so much fun shooting the video. Mannequin #MannequinChallenge @zubagram @ionitiju @foluberry @ode_cool @iteestar @gegeokonkwo @adetoladegbite Cc @sparky_slade A video posted by RDM- Ringier Digital Marketing (@rdmafrica) on Nov 16, 2016 at 2:24am PST

Facebook hits back by reporting many people dead

  For more than a year now, many people and some so-called experts are reporting that Facebook is ‘dead’. They say things like: ‘Many people are leaving Facebook’ ‘Facebook is struggling to attract new users’ ‘Old people are on Facebook’ ‘Facebook is dead’ Well, a bug on Facebook a few days ago reportedly marked many people dead. (maybe the same people who kept saying Facebook is...

How to use specificity in your marketing message

Being specific sells…. Being generic does not. Specificity is good in marketing, if used correctly. If used the wrong way, it can actually damage the credibility of your marketing message Imagine trying to describe an outcome you achieved, or tell a story or show case studies, the more specific they are, the more believable. Specifics can increase the credibility and believability of your...

Secrets Of The Most Successful Companies In The World [15 – 21]

This is the third installment in this series countdown to 49 Secrets of the most successful companies in the world by world acclaimed business consultant, Jay Abraham. Secret #15: Knowing The Numbers The best performers are aware of how every revenue-generating activity performs. They know how their ads perform, how their salespeople perform, what it costs to get an appointment, how many...

Pictures from Shehive Lagos

I had the opportunity to speak at #Shehivelagos and it was a good experience. The feedback was good and I enjoyed my time there. https://twitter.com/CandaceNkoth/status/784794925401513984 https://twitter.com/ionitiju/status/784845957364146178 https://twitter.com/CandaceNkoth/status/784785501312184321   See more pictures

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...
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