Soft Skills

Starting Your Own Business: A Step-by-Step Guide


Starting your own business can be an exciting and rewarding venture. It offers the freedom to pursue your passion, the potential for financial success, and the opportunity to make a lasting impact in the market. However, the process of setting up a business requires careful planning and execution to ensure its success. In this article, we will provide you with a step-by-step guide on how to start your own business.  Identify Your Business Idea The first step in starting your own business is to identify a viable business idea. This could be based on your skills, interests, or a gap in [...]

Starting Your Own Business: A Step-by-Step Guide2023-08-09T15:03:14+00:00

How Technology Can Help You Grow In Your Career


Technology has had a profound impact on the way we work, and as a result, it has also impacted career development. In today's world, technology is increasingly becoming an integral part of every industry. In this article, we will explore the various ways technology has impacted career development and what it means for the future of work. Career Switching Technology has made it easier for individuals to switch careers. Online courses, certifications, and boot camps have made it possible for individuals to acquire new skills quickly. The industry and freelance work have also provided individuals with more opportunities to switch careers. [...]

How Technology Can Help You Grow In Your Career2023-03-20T07:38:48+00:00

How to Start a Career in Tech


If you're just getting started in the tech industry, there are a few things you should keep in mind to ensure a successful start. Here's a checklist of items to consider: Choose your area of focus: There are many different areas of technology, from software development to cybersecurity, and it's important to choose the area that you are most interested in and want to specialize in. Learn the basics: Once you have chosen your area of focus, start by learning the basics. This might include programming languages, networking fundamentals, or database management. Build a strong foundation: Make sure you have a [...]

How to Start a Career in Tech2023-02-23T10:48:25+00:00

What Skills are Employers looking for?


Every job has its specific requirements. However, some employers lookout for certain skills when hiring and they are known as soft skills. Soft skills are personal attributes that can help you become successful in your career and personal life. Employers value these skills while hiring any candidate because they serve as a reflection of how important and valuable such candidate is and could be to the organization; COMMUNICATION AND INTERPERSONAL SKILLS The ability to communicate effectively should not be underestimated (written and oral communication). To succeed in an organisation, employees need to know how to communicate as well as listen to work effectively [...]

What Skills are Employers looking for?2022-09-05T07:49:09+00:00

Goal Setting Books for Personal Development


I have always been a self-help book advocate because I have grown immensely since I started reading voraciously for years. Reading changed my life tremendously; some self-help books contain  secrets you cannot find online until you search deep. These books have impacted my life in a major way and that is why I want to share them with you. The most important part of reading is when you put what you have learned into actions; I have listed few books that positively affected by personal development below. GETTING THINGS DONE BY DAVID ALLEN If you value productivity and are constantly looking [...]

Goal Setting Books for Personal Development2022-05-31T09:30:47+00:00

How to brand your business as an entrepreneur


Branding is more than your business logo or your brand colours, it is the why of your business, the who and how of your brand, usually in visual form. Have you ever wondered how Coca-Cola has managed to stay in business for decades without compromising on its product? Branding! It is the heart of their business and they have been able to connect with their consumers in a special way. Branding is an opportunity to connect with your audience and give them an experience of a lifetime. It is the process of inviting them into your space and making them feel [...]

How to brand your business as an entrepreneur2022-03-16T10:55:38+00:00

Must Reads if you are Changing Careers


Hi there, Over time, individuals who have switched careers have attested to the Some books can help you strategize and prepare for potential obstacles. Furthermore, transforming your professional life can feel like an overwhelming task, but reading professional books that will set you on the right path will give you a new perspective. When switching careers, what you basically need is an element of inspiration and practical advice to guide you into believing in yourself. Here are 5 must-reads to guide you. THE WORK BY WES MOORE This book details new ways how to create success in new and meaningful ways. [...]

Must Reads if you are Changing Careers2022-03-15T13:44:10+00:00

How to make mentorship work for you


I am a product of mentorship and trust me when I say that I have enjoyed every bit of it. Many successful entrepreneurs attribute their success to mentorship, and I believe that a mentorship is a tool necessary for career success. Having a great relationship with your mentors can help your career significantly and take you to the next level of your career. Also, the right mentors or networks can connect you with amazing career opportunities you might not have thought about if you did not have mentors. However, how do you make ample use of a mentorship opportunity? How should [...]

How to make mentorship work for you2022-02-15T20:53:12+00:00

How to Stay Employable in Changing Times


The future of the workplace is uncertain and changeable. Who knew the coronavirus pandemic would disrupt workflow and exiting work system that has been in place for centuries? Who knew organisations could adopt remote working and the level of productivity would still be untouched in some industries? The job market is filled with so much uncertainty as nobody knows what could happen the next minute. One of the numerous ways on how you can stay employable in changing times is the power or effect of finding or having the right mentors. Developing the right employability skills will only take you to [...]

How to Stay Employable in Changing Times2022-09-27T07:58:41+00:00

Are you struggling with what to do next in your career?


Hi there, Some of us are on a journey of self-discovery, purpose, and career fulfilment. However, it may seem like you need clarity on some few things, you need direction on what step to take next. Not to worry, it is okay to feel stuck, but the ability to unstuck should be your priority. Are you trying to take the next step in your career? Are you a young budding entrepreneur who has no idea where to start from? D o you want to discover what to do next in your career by creating your own path? Maybe you should answer [...]

Are you struggling with what to do next in your career?2021-07-06T15:48:59+00:00
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