CREATING YOUR STRATEGIC PLANS

CREATING YOUR STRATEGIC PLANS

Who needs extra headache? Last year was destabilising for many businesses, so a lot of strategy sessions have been scheduled later than they should. I will be facilitating 3 strategy sessions this month and my focus is to simplify things in a way that enable teams...
NIGERIAN PAYROLL COMPUTATION

NIGERIAN PAYROLL COMPUTATION

On Payroll Computation in Nigeria. Please read if you have questions around salary breakdown. After reading a lot of the comments on a payroll-related post yesterday, I feel the need to correct a few inaccurate assertations I noted. My concern is for those learning,...
REFERENCE CHECK

REFERENCE CHECK

I just received a reference request which I must say left me feeling quite appalled. The call came from someone who knows me quite well and so was obviously keen to seek my opinion. The person in question has it on their CV that they worked for my firm for almost 2...
BLAME GAME: EMPLOYER VS EMPLOYEES

BLAME GAME: EMPLOYER VS EMPLOYEES

There is a bashing behaviour I have noticed by employees in Nigeria everytime employer issues are raised particularly in the context of indigenous firms. People are quick to castigate business owners. Saying how most of them do not care, treat them badly, are wicked,...
STARTING A BUSINESS

STARTING A BUSINESS

A lot of people think you need lots of cash to start a business, you don’t. You need lots of sense and it has been this way for a while, more so since the advent of the internet. Most services based businesses like consulting and training require knowledge, expertise,...
CHANGE YOUR CAREER EBOOK

CHANGE YOUR CAREER EBOOK

Hiya! Just letting you know that the eBook of my award winning book is now available for instant download. I am giving it away with a free workbook and CV template. Hoping this will help anyone who needs to position themselves for the new year! Which Best Describes...
CAREER ADVICE FOR BUSINESSES

CAREER ADVICE FOR BUSINESSES

A lot of people think you need lots of cash to start a business, you don’t. You need lots of sense and it has been this way for a while, more so since the advent of the internet. Most services-based businesses like consulting and training require knowledge, expertise,...
INVEST IN YOURSELF

INVEST IN YOURSELF

Changing careers to HR or any career can happen more quickly if you have done 2 things Got the necessary knowledge and skills through trainingIdentified your transferable skills You must be equipped with the skills required to excel in your new career. There’s no...
WHY COACHING IS YOUR BEST OPTION

WHY COACHING IS YOUR BEST OPTION

So, I put on a lot of weight this lock down period. How and Why? Story for another day. I didn’t realise how much I had put on. When I finally got on the scale at the middle of July, I got the shock of my life. As though things weren’t bad enough, I really didn’t need...
WHEN HR GETS LAID OFF…

WHEN HR GETS LAID OFF…

For the last 2 months, I have been engaged in restructuring projects, helping organisations reposition their organisation structure, processes and policies to withstand the pandemic and beyond. Yes, I love training, but my background is very analytical, I have very...