Rated as probably the most innovative group of people on earth today are Fraudsters. Spread widely in the domain of the professionals was the information that one of the most prominent and successful airlines in Nigeria was recruiting qualified accountants. On investigation by a candidate, he lu..
Please try not to let the following piece bore you. Rather, patiently read it through to the end. Theme: FREEDOM AT LAST (INDEPENDENCE PAY) “Nigeria became an independent, free from colonial rule, but remain within the British Commonwealth and United Nations Organization (UNO)&..
Answer YES or NOor I DON'T KNOW to the following questions: Personal Networth • Do you know your present financial condition or networth? • Are you aware of the simple ways to increase your networth? &..
The following is a contribution from Fareedah Amao, a pupil of Stargate College, Apapa, Lagos, Nigeria. Because Fareedah is only 14 years old now, the piece is so impressive to us and we believe you should read it too. My vision about my early reading life is somewhat blurred. I mu..
Many people do focus on strategies of life for which some other persons than themselves are better prepared. For you, master your own distinctive competence - that particular combination of your personal strengths that enable you to perform whatever tasks you face effectively. Such strengths are ..
Do we often think deeply about the choices we make? The philosopher Isaiah Berlin brings out examples of the stark reality of our choices in life which many of us may ignorantly be evading. As a first example, he says there are two kinds of liberties – positive liberty and negative ..
Let’s start from some wisdom of Abraham Lincoln, proposed in 1859. He wrote: A few men own capital. And that few avoid labour themselves. With their capital they hire or buy another few to work for them. A large majority belongs to neither class – they own no capital, and neit..
Lee Iacocca initially listed nine points he calls ‘Nine Cs of Leadership’ – clear obvious qualities he says that every true leader must possess. But then, he added a tenth C, separately. Reason is, he doesn’t want to be seen as issuing his own Ten Commandments. Here ..
From the book Rules of Work by Richard Templar, here are the final two of the ten rules: RULE NINE – KNOW THE SYSTEM AND MILK IT Know all the Unspoken Rules of Office Life &n..
Here are the next two of the tenRules of Workby Richard Templar. We already serialised the first six. RULE SEVEN – ACT ONE STEP AHEAD Dress One Step Ahead You may choose what job you want, you must also choose to dress like that job demands. Then you wil..
The book Rules of Work by Richard Templar has beautiful advise for you if you are a serious Future Leader. There are ten of them, and we already presented the first four. Here are the next two: RULE FIVE – LOOK AFTER YOURSELF v Know the ethics of your industr..
Have you read Rules of Work by Richard Templar? Beautiful advise to you if you are a serious Future Leader. There are ten of them, and we already presented the first two. Here are the next two: RULE THREE – HAVE A PLAN Know What You Want Long Term You have to have an end g..
Have you read the bookRules of Work by Richard Templar? Beautiful advise to you if you are a serious Future Leader. There are ten of them, and here are the first two: RULE ONE- WALK YOUR TALK * Get Your Work Noticed -The unsolicited report is a brilliant way to stand out..
It is very rare to find a conflict between a person’s strengths and the way that person performs. Strength and performance are complementary. But it is common to find a conflict between what a person values and that same person’s strength. What one does well – even very well &nd..
Where kings still rule, the prosperity of the people depends in large part on the quality of the kings. If they have a good king, then they probably will have a good kingdom. If the king is a wise leader, then his kingdom probably prospers as a result. In comparison, building a nation s..