Why Office Etiquette? The Power of an Employee…

  Perception is as good as reality in business. Still on Office Etiquette, today we ask, “Why Office Etiquette? Why should people behave decently and conduct business transactions honorably in the work place?” Have you ever been overlooked for employment or promotion despite your skill and experience while certain people got employed or promoted? … employees are the face of the business. Skill set apart, … Continue reading Why Office Etiquette? The Power of an Employee…

Office Etiquette: Unwritten Code for the Workplace

It’s all about conducting yourself courteously and decently at work. In his international bestseller,  The Rules of Work, Richard Templar made reference to certain unspoken, untaught and unwritten rules of work Such rules include Office etiquette or manners. Office etiquette simply means unwritten /unspoken codes of conduct employees should abide by to be productive and successful in the office or workplace. It’s all about conducting … Continue reading Office Etiquette: Unwritten Code for the Workplace

New Book Alert: Sacking The Potter – A Play by Bolaji Olatunde Now Available at OkadaBooks and Amazon

Sacking The Potter, an intriguing play by Bolaji Olatunde is now LIVE on OkadaBooks . The Kindle version of the book is also available at Amazon, while the print version will be available on demand at Amazon and Nooks (by Barnes and Noble) this weekend. Sacking The Potter is aimed at addressing, as well as create awareness for the less talked about realities of postpartum … Continue reading New Book Alert: Sacking The Potter – A Play by Bolaji Olatunde Now Available at OkadaBooks and Amazon

Why I Wrote The Book “14 Inspirational Thoughts For Teens” – Ufuoma Fijabi

I am sure a lot of people would love to know why I chose the number ’14’ and wrote just 14 thoughts in this e- book. I will share the story behind it. We all know February 14th as St Valentine’s day, a day celebrated all over the world as a day of love. Back in 2007, shortly before my NYSC, I kept wondering if … Continue reading Why I Wrote The Book “14 Inspirational Thoughts For Teens” – Ufuoma Fijabi

You Really Should Have a Wish List THIS Christmas…

Do you have a wish list for this Christmas? I mean a real wish list for the coming year? By all means you should! One of the reasons why people (even Christians) maintain the status quo, go round the same mountains and remain on the same level yearly is that we get too busy with the survival issues of everyday life. Therefore, we fail to … Continue reading You Really Should Have a Wish List THIS Christmas…

Lessons of 2017 (1): Hit the Iron while it’s still RED HOT…

We start our week with our Lessons of 2017 series, and our first ‘lesson learnt’ , also one of the greatest is: Hit The Iron While It Is Still RED HOT, in other words Follow up on your business leads promptly and relentlessly. Follow up on your leads, ideas, opportunities etc. promptly and accurately for greater results in 2018 In our Year-end Review series, we … Continue reading Lessons of 2017 (1): Hit the Iron while it’s still RED HOT…

“Why it is Important to Present your Content Decently and Professionally…” – Poetolu, Award winning Poet and Author

There’s one sweet name that readily comes to mind at every mention of Poetry in today’s evolving literary world. The name even seeps through the nerdy confines of the industry to the contemporary world of groovy people, oldies and millennials alike, who definitely can’t relate to orthodox Shakespearean literature. It’s the name of a very fine young African poet who has brought life, entertainment, storytelling, … Continue reading “Why it is Important to Present your Content Decently and Professionally…” – Poetolu, Award winning Poet and Author

The Mindset Required for Success in 2018

Just anyone can dream big. But while everyone can talk the talk and fake it, can everyone walk the walk? Success doesn’t just happen. There is a make up, a mindset and a set of habits required for success. Talk is cheap. Fake stuffs are a dime a dozen. Besides, they don’t last. They can’t stand the test of time. Aristotle once rightly said, We … Continue reading The Mindset Required for Success in 2018

Fiction Fiesta: Yellow Shadows Episode 5 by Fisayo Talabi

“I hope you do like the scenery, at least.” Toba said. He was looking at her and hadn’t taken his eyes off her even for a second. He was acting as though he had never seen her in his entire life. He had told her for the third time that evening that she was beautiful. Yes she knew that she was beautiful but a bit … Continue reading Fiction Fiesta: Yellow Shadows Episode 5 by Fisayo Talabi

Fiction Fiesta: Yellow Shadows Episode 4 by Fisayo Talabi

The band was ministering life at the party. It was one of those bands that played so well you wouldn’t realize that you had joined in on the moves and komoles and Yoruba booty shaking. The person who played the drums truly deserved a Grammy award. Kiky had dragged her from her seat to the dance floor and the two sisters danced together to the … Continue reading Fiction Fiesta: Yellow Shadows Episode 4 by Fisayo Talabi