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    How To Train Yourself For Success

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    Determination is the key to success. You’ve always been told that you can do anything you set your mind to. However, while the inspirational simplicity of such thinking rings true, it doesn’t tell the whole story. While we often have the abilities to intuitively understand and practice the skills we need to teach ourselves, procrastination…

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    We Are Too Divided Along Religious Lines – Nda-Isaiah

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    With the current insecurity tearing parts of the country apart, the managing director, Leadership Holdings, Mr Abraham Nda-Isaiah said Nigerians have to come together and make their differences their strengths so as to coexist and live peacefully. He made the call when the Arewa Foundation for Peace, Conflict resolution and Development paid a courtesy visit…

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    Big Brother Hotshots So Far

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    Africa’s most watched reality Tv show is here again. Dubbed Big Brother Hotshots, the show has been eventful so far. OLUSOLA OLUJIDE brings us some of the exciting moments on the show Ellah Shares with Big Brother Ellah, the Ugandan beauty, told Biggie that she was having great moments in the house with Frankie whom…

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    10 Reasons You Didn’t Get A Call Back For The Interview (1)

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    Today, getting an interview is more about having relevant keywords, or words and phrases pertaining to the industry and position, on your resume. Many companies use applicant software, which scans resumes for keywords, to recruit job select applicants. Hiring managers then contact them for interviews. You can increase the possibility of your resume being selected…

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    Networking Tips For Introverts: Get The Ball Rolling!

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    Are you an introvert who is considering career networking (by choice or by force)? Introverts are stereotypically defined by their aversion for unnecessary interactions. And some people (not necessarily introverts) think that this hinders in their career path. Here are some tips to grow your professional network despite your so-called weakness: Tip 1: Don’t listen…

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    How to Conduct a Job Interview Autopsy

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    We’ve all had that awful job interview where either we bobbled a question someone tossed at us, or we gave a bad answer and smacked our foreheads afterward because we realised we could have given a much better answer. Here are some tips on becoming more comfortable and at ease: 1. Interview Often Practice makes…

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    Why Your Network Isn’t Going To Help You

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    Fresh-faced graduates receive the same advice from every podium speech they hear before going up to the stage to pick up a piece of paper they spent four years earning and haven’t started paying for: Do what you love, be happy, always wear sunscreen, and success is about building a network around you. Build a…

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    6 Ways To Beat Networking Stigma

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    Networking is not limited to selling oneself – in fact that outlook is its demise. There is depth to networking that goes beyond meeting people. It’s about connecting, building relationships and listening to the pulse of individuals who make up your network. It’s about listening and the art of inquiry. Below are a few coaching…

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    5 Tips For Dressing Your Best For Interviews

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    First impressions stick. How you look when you walk through the door to your interview will create a lasting impression. Make it count! Here are five tips for dressing your best for interviews:   1 Add a touch of personality A smart skirt and shirt combo always works well. Add a blazer and you will…

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