The Eight Rules of Success to Think About Every Morning

Originally published on I have said in the past that there is no magic formula when it comes to being successful in business but there are certain guiding principles that I have followed throughout the course of my career. Not everyone gets what they want in life but if you work hard and keep trying […]

One Thing You Must Do In Every Job Interview

This article was originally published on LinkedIn by the Author, Dave Kerpen I recently interviewed an excellent candidate for a position at our growing startup, Likeable Local. The woman had an incredible resume, an infectious personality, and, seemingly, a great work ethic. She was dressed for success, with a style fitting our culture. She answered […]

Study: Elementary Math, Reading Skills At Age 7 Linked To Financial Success At Midlife

It may seem hard to figure, but provocative new research suggests that an individual’s math and reading skills in elementary school are key indicators of his/her socioeconomic status (SES) in adulthood. In fact, the study — conducted by a pair of researchers at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland — showed that math and reading […]

How the Way We Acquire And Share Knowledge Is Fast Changing

Written and submitted By: Muhammed Abdullahi Tosin The enduring advancement in scientific innovation and the irresistible potentialities of technology are transforming how we acquire and share knowledge, our understanding of what constitutes educational materials, and the key learning skills we will need to be successful learners. Yesterday, there were no books. Today, books fill libraries […]

How to Write a Better Fresh Graduate Resume without Work Experience (+ Free Samples)

Need a job? Get experience! Need experience? Get a job! This predicament has frustrated fresh graduates since the Industrial Revolution. As a fresh graduate without work experience, you have a challenge writing a resume, when you have nothing but education to work with. What you need is dedicated job research and customizing each resume for […]

The Growing trend of Online Shopping in Nigeria – Jumia Review

Nigerians can now be grouped into two sets of people; those who shop online and those who don’t. Few years back, safe and secure online shopping seemed like a farfetched reality in the Nigerian Internet space. Today, online shopping is quickly becoming a part of the buying culture in Nigeria. You might have noticed the […]

Smart Ways to Get Valuable Work Experience without a Job

Submitted by guest writer: Muhammed Abdullahi Tosin If you need a job, get experience first. If you need experience, get a job first. Which way out? It is not uncommon to find announcements of job openings requiring applicants to have a number of years of work experience. This is a towering stumbling block for most […]

A Prescription for Becoming a Doctor – from a medical school graduate

Written and submitted by Shan Ronald a medical school graduate When you decide that you are going to study medicine and become a doctor, you’re not making a choice, you’re making a commitment. It’s not something you should go into casually, and it’s difficult to really have a feeling of what you’re getting yourself into […]