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  • How To Become Irreplaceable/Indispensable At Your Office/Job   » We are living in an era where all employers sing the same song: PROFITABILITY AT MINIMAL COST!!! This phrase has a lot of life-touching implications.... by Excelsior » 08 Dec 2012, 3:39 pm
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  • Why most people are poor… and the solution   » This is a problem right now… Most of us were trained to think money only comes from getting a job. It's not at all true...and it's a dangerous way to... by ItuGlobal » 30 Nov 2016, 9:09 am
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  • What’ Are Worst Mistakes You Can Make In A Salary Negotiati   » I’ve been an employer. And I’ve been an employee. And I’ve been on the board of a staffing agency and advised dozens of other companies on hires.... by ItuGlobal » 26 Nov 2016, 9:18 am
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  • Save Me From My Job!   » The Japanese born American financial teacher Robert Kiyosaki wrote "A job is a short term solution to a long term problem" in his book Rich... by age5 » 29 Oct 2016, 12:49 pm
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    29 Oct 2016, 1:41 pm
  • The Benefits of Being a Stupid Employee   » The importance of sucking at a new job for a year or two You suck. Also: I suck. I don’t know what it is that you suck at, but you suck at something... by ItuGlobal » 04 Oct 2016, 10:39 pm
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  • Things Smart People Never Reveal About Themselves At Work   » At work, sharing the right aspects of yourself in the right ways is an art form. Disclosures that feel like relationship builders in the moment can... by ItuGlobal » 04 Oct 2016, 10:31 pm
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    04 Oct 2016, 10:35 pm
  • How Much Can I Make as a Programmer?   » How much do programmers make? We used to think programmers are highly paid. We know it's not an easy job, since it's highly mathematical. Is this a... by ItuGlobal » 29 Sep 2016, 8:59 am
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  • These are the most effective ways to please people   » The People-Pleaser’s Guide to Pleasing People #1 Always seem happy with everything #2 Never end a phone call #3 Never say what you want #4 Offer to... by ItuGlobal » 16 Sep 2016, 9:33 am
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    16 Sep 2016, 9:44 am
  • The Eight (8) Great Traits of an Exceptional Employee   » Would you love to be exceptional at work? These great traits are exhibited by some naturally, and at the same time they are not rocket science. You... by Jegz » 03 Aug 2016, 5:27 am
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    19 Aug 2016, 6:18 am
  • Why Do Civil Servants Expect Kickbacks for Doing Their Works   » I’m tired of these so-called civil servants in all public offices: local, state and federal levels. When they perform their normal duties, which... by ItuGlobal » 08 Aug 2016, 1:15 am
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    08 Aug 2016, 2:20 pm
  • Feeling Unmotivated? This Should Help You   » When most people just start a job, they are energetic and eager to work; meeting deadlines on time and being ready for more responsibility. However,... by tolulopehnn » 27 Jul 2016, 10:16 am
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    31 Jul 2016, 8:36 am
  • Religious Bigotry at the workplace   » By definition, if a person is intolerant of other ideas, races, or religions, we call that person a bigot. The intolerance expressed by that bigot is... by omolomo » 14 Jul 2016, 7:32 am
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    22 Jul 2016, 6:18 am
  • 8 Smart Phrases That Will Make You Better at Networking   » Networking events are a great opportunity to make valuable contacts, professionally and personally. But many people stress over the pressure of... by ItuGlobal » 14 Jul 2016, 1:10 am
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    15 Jul 2016, 9:51 am
  • How to make a bad day better   » How to Make a Bad Day Better Sometimes it’s just so hard to wake up and face the day- we all feel this way at some point in our lives for various... by tolulopehnn » 13 Jul 2016, 9:14 am
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  • What is more valuable than monetary wealth?   » What is more valuable than monetary wealth? I lost $15mm in one summer. It was about a million a week and then it picked up speed. I bought a house.... by ItuGlobal » 16 Apr 2016, 12:05 am
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  • Unearthing the Nigerian Labour Law for Employees Protection   » Does Nigeria have any labor laws in place? Any employees protection act? Maybe yes, but they are not enacted? That's a shame. Yes, employers have the... by Emi » 22 Aug 2015, 1:46 pm
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    26 Feb 2016, 9:57 pm
  • NEW WORK RULES + Attached is a Perfect Tip on writing Job Ap   » NEW WORK RULES We will no longer accept a doctor statement as proof of sickness. If you are able to go to the doctor, you are able to come to work.... by tonytizzle » 27 Oct 2014, 3:31 pm
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    26 Feb 2016, 9:50 pm
  • Working, but living in fear   » Working, but living in fear. For many employees, living in fear. But fear of what? Death? War? Or crime? No! Its simply the fear of losing their job.... by Hammerman » 02 Oct 2014, 9:15 pm
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    24 Feb 2016, 10:27 pm
  • How do i know if a job offer is worthwhile?   » YOU ARE HIRED.jpg As a graduate, I am being offered a job in a bank. Whether a bank or anywhere else, what factors should I consider to make good... by Push Me » 04 Dec 2015, 6:41 am
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    06 Dec 2015, 6:41 pm
  • Lesson for the over-ambitious - the real life   » A boat was docked in a tiny Mexican fishing village. A tourist complimented the local fishermen on the quality of their fish and asked how long it... by ebong » 05 Aug 2015, 10:44 pm
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  • I don't like my job?   » What would you do par adventure you don't like your job? It puts food on your table but your spirit feels you don't belong there or you are supposed... by sinsia » 27 Jul 2015, 5:26 am
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  • The trials of the salary-earning full-time employees   » Working full-time for 10-12 hours daily is a life course of a typical salary earner in Nigeria. He is beset by challenges and choices unfathomable by... by Guest » 16 Jul 2015, 8:10 am
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  • My oga has chronic mouth odour what do I do?   » Its driving me nuts cos we sit on the same table. My boss has a chronic mouth odour and I am soo confused. I feel compelled to tell him and recommend... by molo » 06 May 2012, 4:35 pm
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    08 Jul 2015, 5:02 am
  • May 1 - International Worker's Day   » Also known as May Day, Labour Day, International Worker's Day is celebrated on May 1 in many nations. Nigeria is one. This day is declared a public... by eMade » 01 May 2012, 7:01 am
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    01 May 2015, 8:21 am
  • So stressed out that you feel like quitting the job? Read...   » It happened and still keeps happening to me too. You are not alone. These days especially in developing countries like Nigeria where employee... by Erudite » 27 Feb 2015, 7:40 am
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    27 Feb 2015, 7:43 am
  • A letter to my employer   » I hereby pen this letter down to my employer. Thanks for paying my salary promptly. Thanks for putting food on my family's table. Thanks for giving... by Anomale » 30 Jun 2014, 7:49 am
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    03 Feb 2015, 8:44 pm
  • Salary Job - When Will This Rat Race End?   » Salary jobs put you unknowingly into an oblivion of a make-it-and-spend-it rat race. How can one end this? :thnk: by mimi » 05 Sep 2014, 6:44 am
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    02 Feb 2015, 9:35 am
  • Until you are tire of Obeying your Boss to get little pay,yo   » This is the best thing that could happen to you this year 2015, that you could become your own boss,control your time,have more time to spend with... by healthvswealth » 02 Feb 2015, 9:32 am
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  • I wish I can quit my job.   » I wish I can quit my job. But I just cannot. I find it hard to Please someone advise me how to successfully quit my full time job for something else... by Espionagr » 07 Oct 2014, 3:22 pm
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    02 Feb 2015, 9:29 am
  • To Grow or not to Grow   » Recently, I was given the opportunity to work for two different firms. The first was a tier one law firm, one of the top in Nigeria, while the other,... by BarAlpha » 13 Jan 2015, 7:10 pm
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    13 Jan 2015, 7:19 pm
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