7 ways to answer, ‘What do you do ?’

The question “What do you do?” has basically become synonymous with “Who are you?” There’s a reason it almost always follows “What’s your name?” in polite conversation: It’s helpful. It’s get-to-know-you shorthand. The one-word answer to “what do you do?”… Continue Reading →

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What time should you sleep ?

You actually have an amazing biological clock ticking inside your body. It is very precise. It helps to regulate your various body functions including your sleeping time. From 11 PM to 3 AM, most of your blood circulation concentrates in… Continue Reading →

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How to find a mentor

I thoroughly enjoyed watching this video, especially towards the end when he says, we should think about ways to add value to the people we want to be mentored by. Mentorship is a relationship and shouldn’t be a parasitic relationship… Continue Reading →

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The 7 Best Places to find a mentor

So where can you look to find willing, interested mentors? Here are some of the best places to start: 1. Online mentorship networks These days, dozens of online programs are dedicated to pairing professionals with potential mentors. Find a Mentor is an… Continue Reading →

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The relationship between wastefulness and poverty

“When I fed the 5,000 with five loaves of bread, how many baskets of leftovers did you pick up afterward?” “Twelve,” they said. Mark 8:19 NLT Is poverty a curse that makes men mad? Here’s a true story, as told… Continue Reading →

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How to Find (and Keep) a Mentor in 10 Not-So-Easy Steps

Most people misunderstand mentoring — I certainly did. For the longest time, I said I wanted a mentor but didn’t understand what that even meant. That is, until someone pulled me aside, invested in me, and taught me what a mentor… Continue Reading →

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9 Steps to Creating an Elevator Pitch That Gets You the Work You Want

So what exactly is an elevator pitch? In a nutshell, it’s just what it sounds like: a short, 30-60 second well-crafted business pitch telling someone who you are and why they should want to hire you. As nerve-wracking as it… Continue Reading →

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Quiz – How to know if you are proud

  One of the most difficult things for a proud person to do is to recognize that they’re proud. So, we are here to help. It’s a very simple test. Read each number in the column to the left and… Continue Reading →

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Short days but long years

I remember when the only thing I had to think about was the toy I would get for Christmas, getting first position in-class, who will play police-and-thief with me, passing SSCE, JAMB and gaining admission into the University, those were… Continue Reading →

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Apply these 7 Secrets to improve your confidence

Have you ever felt you could have seized the moment if only you had a little more confident? Trust me, I know the feeling.  I know what it feels like to walk out of a meeting feeling you could have… Continue Reading →

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