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Tales From The Road – This Monster Called Corruption

So, I'm in this bus and we got to a bad patch of road. As usual, police are there doing their thing (whatever that is). Our bus driver refused to cooperate with the policeman so Oga police asked the bus driver for his driver's license (who has tried to get theirs in recent times? That's a series of post right… Continue reading Tales From The Road – This Monster Called Corruption

Startup Corner

How to Leverage Online Communities to Grow Your Business

Steve Shideler, CEO of Fan Shop HQ, shares how he transformed two sports-related Facebook pages into an ecommerce company. Find or create a niche online community. See which online communities fit your niche and get involved in the conversations already happening. Shideler says you can then “start repurposing that content and using your voice behind… Continue reading How to Leverage Online Communities to Grow Your Business

Money Talks, Startup Corner

Be A Financial Improvement Specialist

I got this on WhatsApp. ----- “A single idea – the sudden flash of an idea – may be worth a million dollars.” (Robert Collier) In consultative selling, you position yourself as a consultant, an expert, an advisor, a helper and teacher in the sales situation. Above all, you position yourself as a problem solver.… Continue reading Be A Financial Improvement Specialist

Career Talk, Money Talks, Motivation, Startup Corner

TED Women 2015 – FORGET THE PECKING ORDER AT WORK

Margaret Heffernan An evolutionary biologist at Purdue University named William Muir studied chickens. He was interested in productivity -- I think it's something that concerns all of us -- but it's easy to measure in chickens because you just count the eggs. (Laughter) He wanted to know what could make his chickens more productive, so… Continue reading TED Women 2015 – FORGET THE PECKING ORDER AT WORK

Money Talks, The Tentmakers

The Problem with “Free” (and My 2 New Yard Sale Rules)

by J. Money Morning!! I know we’re late into the yard sale season here, but I recently enacted two new rules for my kids while out shopping, and I’m realizing more and more how effective they are for us adults too. Let me know what you think. Rule #1: No more getting anything for FREE!… Continue reading The Problem with “Free” (and My 2 New Yard Sale Rules)

Career Talk, Career Talk 1, Mentorship, Mentorship 1, The Tentmakers, TTM Professionals

THOUGHTS ON VOLUNTEERING

  Nkem Elizabeth Okolie and AdeLola Edema share their thoughts and experiences about volunteering. Let's learn from them. NKEM ELIZABETH OKOLIE We need to clear the seeming misconception that volunteering is for a certain age, status and all the like. Here is how I mean : It is not only fresh school leavers /undergrads that… Continue reading THOUGHTS ON VOLUNTEERING