Help! I hate my job
“Vumi help, I hate my job,” I have heard this phrase more times then I care to count from my clients and have also wanted to scream it from a roof-top. The reality is many of us spend more of our time at work than anywhere else. On average a working individual will spend 50…
Agric equipment fabricators seek end to job, wealth exportation
FEMI IBIROGBA writes on the need to promote homegrown technologies towards commercialisation of agriculture and ensuring food security. Homegrown science and technologies have been described as invaluable resources in the efforts to promote agriculture and its value chain development in Nigeria. Agricultural technology is scientifically designing and fabricating devices, tools and techniques capable of reducing…
NNPC cautions against fake recruitment adverts
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has said that the recruitment advertisement linked to the corporation currently trending on social media is fake. It stressed that the advertisement, published in its corporate colour and logo, which invited candidates with background in sciences, engineering, business/finance, social sciences, arts/humanities, as well as medical and health sciences, did not…
People don’t quit their job; they quit their bosses!
An employee's motivation is a direct result of the sum of interactions with his or her manager”-Bob Nelson. Marcus Buckingham said: "People leave managers, not companies." In actual sense, people don't leave bad companies; they leave bad bosses. Toxic bosses are the greatest liability to an establishment and even worse than fraud. Employees leave bad…
NNPC denies advertisement for job interviews
A statement by NNPC spokesman, Mr Ndu Ughamadu, said the advert on a fake letterhead with NNPC logo, was allegedly signed by the Group Managing Director, Dr. Maikanti Baru, and the Chief Operating Officer, Refineries, Mr. Anibor Kragha.
‘Keeping hope alive’ - Part 2
Scriptural examples like the author of the book of Lamentation, from Abraham and Job encourage us to have hope at a time like this.
Better job strategies than masquerades
Sir: The Minister of Information, Culture and National Orientation - Alhaji Lai Mohammed - reportedly gave his own idea of creating jobs for Nigerian youths still searching ...
Moro, others re-arraigned over Immigration job scam
Former Minister of Interior, Comrade Abba Moro, was yesterday re-arraigned before the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, over his role in the 2014 Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) recruitment exercise that went tragic.