Book Review: First, Break All The Rules – What the World’s Greatest Managers Do Differently by Marcus Buckingham and Curt Coffman

Book Review: First, Break All The Rules – What the World’s Greatest Managers Do Differently by Marcus Buckingham and Curt Coffman

First, Break All The Rules – What the World’s Greatest Managers Do Differently (Simon & Schuster, 1999) is a 271-page book by Marcus Buckingham and Curt Coffman, an expert who specializes in proffering solutions on employee satisfaction, using…

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What is An Internship?

What is Internship

An internship is a period of job training for a white-collar job or professional career; an opportunity to have a hands-on-practical experience of professional work-life different from what is learnt and experienced in the classroom. Internship consists of…

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Making the Right Career Move: Choosing the Role That’s Best for You

Making the Right Career Move: Choosing the Role That's Best for You

Plan your next move carefully. Imagine that you have an opportunity to move into one of a number of open positions in your organization. Perhaps you are offered two different positions and you have to decide which one you…

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Outsourcing: The Benefits and Challenges

Outsourcing: The Benefits and Challenges

Outsourcing is a fast-growing business practice worldwide and Nigeria is no exception, with many government institutions and companies in diverse industries using business process out-sourcing services, because of it’s enormous economic and financial benefits- a strategy that profits…

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What to Do When You Hate Your Job

What to Do When You Hate Your Job

I hate my job. I hate my company. I hate my boss. Many people do hate something or other about their work, and I can’t keep track of how many times I’ve seen those phrases lately. That’s not…

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10 Ways People Sabotage A Job Search –  Separate Yourself From the Crowd by Avoiding These Mistakes

What Employers Hate About Job Seekers - 10 Behaviors Employers Hate In Job Seekers

Recruiting an employee is arduous for an employer as recruiting eats up hours of staff time and energy. From planning the employee recruitment to interviews and the selection of a superior employee, current employees invest time and energy to select the right…

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Unemployability: 9 Traits That Will Make You Unemployable

UNEMPLOYABILITY: 9 TRAITS THAT WILL MAKE YOU UNEMPLOYABLE

In my former job as a recruiter, I had many opportunities to come across a number of candidates who are perpetually unemployed. I met them over career fairs, online job application, our job searching training workshop, walk-ins, write-ins,…

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Preparing and Attending A Job Interview

Preparing and Attending A Job Interview

We have all attended interviews at different times in our lives. Thank God also that I have spent over two decades in HR Recruitment – recruiting for bluechips, conglomerates, and start-ups. Before a candidate is invited for a…

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How You Quit Your Job Really Matters

How You Quit Your Job Really Matters

Exit your current job with grace to ensure your successful future. Unless you’re 16-years-old and in your first job, you’ve had the experience, at some point during your career, of quitting your job. And you’ll undoubtedly quit the job…

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Managing The HR Recruitment and Selection Processes

Managing The HR Recruitment and Selection Processes

The people are the pivot on every other organizational activities revolve – they are the lifeblood of every organization, the most vital asset of all the production factors. The survival or otherwise of an organisation depends largely on…

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