Personal Development

Empowering Youth in Nigeria: Unlocking Their Full Potential


At GROW, we are dedicated to empowering the youth in Nigeria by equipping them with essential skills and knowledge to succeed in today's fast-paced world. Our comprehensive youth empowerment programs aim to provide practical training, mentorship, and resources that enable young individuals to unlock their full potential and thrive in various aspects of life. In this article, we will delve into the key strategies and initiatives we offer to empower Nigerian youth and help them shape a brighter future. Building a Solid Educational Foundation Education is the cornerstone of personal and professional development. We firmly believe in providing quality education that [...]

Empowering Youth in Nigeria: Unlocking Their Full Potential2023-08-03T14:36:39+00:00

How to Change Industries or Career as a Young Professional


Changing industries or careers as a young professional can be challenging, but it's definitely possible with the right approach and mindset. Here are some steps you can take to successfully transition to a new industry or career: Assess your skills and interests: Before you start applying for jobs in a new industry or career, it's important to evaluate your skills and interests. Make a list of your strengths and weaknesses, and think about what you enjoy doing. This will help you identify industries or careers that might be a good fit for you. Research potential industries and careers: Once you've identified [...]

How to Change Industries or Career as a Young Professional2023-02-27T21:36:31+00:00

Apply for MSc in Health and International Development 2023/2024 at LSE


The MSc in Health and International Development programme will award a full scholarship to one student per year for 3 years starting in 2022/2023. Funded by the Wellcome Trust, these scholarships will support the very best students seeking a career in health-related social science research. Benefit: These scholarships are part of a grant secured from Wellcome to support the MSc programme. The scholarship value is a maximum of £31,088. This will cover the full fees for the programme and the remainder can be used for living costs. The amount remaining for living costs will vary depending on fee classification. For a [...]

Apply for MSc in Health and International Development 2023/2024 at LSE2023-02-13T12:20:12+00:00

Sustainable Energy Development Scholarship Program 2023 for Developing Countries


The Education for Sustainable Energy Development [ESED] scholarship aims to support outstanding students from developing countries pursuing advanced studies in sustainable energy development and to encourage meaningful contributions to the collective body of knowledge about this subject. These scholarships are available to up to 10 outstanding students from developing countries and economies in transition for a period of up to two years for a Masters's Degree, awarded annually. Benefit Scholarships of US$ 23,000 per year Eligibility: To be eligible to apply for this Scholarship, students must plan to undertake studies at the Masters level in areas directly related to sustainable energy [...]

Sustainable Energy Development Scholarship Program 2023 for Developing Countries2023-02-13T12:16:52+00:00

It’s not too Late to Plan your Year Financially


The start of a new year offers an opportunity to reflect on the past and set goals for the future. Revisiting both your personal and financial goals can help set you up for success in 2023 and beyond. Manage your Wealth. Here are six ways to kick off the new year with fresh a perspective: Revisit Your Household Budget Start the year by revisiting your budget. Assess your average monthly income, as well as your fixed and variable expenses, and determine your financial priorities for 2023 to develop the ideal budget for you. Reassessing your budget may be especially valuable now, as [...]

It’s not too Late to Plan your Year Financially2023-02-08T08:14:02+00:00

Exam Preparation: These are Ten study tips for You


Exam preparation: Ten study tips Preparing for exams? Give yourself the best chance with these top ten study tips, and try not to let the stress get to you! Remember: you've got this. Give yourself enough time to study Don't leave it until the last minute. While some students do seem to thrive on last-minute cramming, it's widely accepted that (for most of us) this is not the best way to approach an exam. To help sort out your time management, set up a timetable for your study. Write down how many exams you have and the days on which you [...]

Exam Preparation: These are Ten study tips for You2022-11-21T06:29:15+00:00

Mentee Experience: The GROW Mentorship Programme


  We had a chat with Thelma Chuma about her experience with the GROW Mentorship Programme so far. For Thelma, it was love at first sight and all she needed when she heard about the clarion call for the application. She was convinced that it will be an important step towards building a better career and personal development. What Inspired you to join the programme? For me, it was also about looking for new perspectives. I wanted to be accountable, and I needed someone to hold me accountable while guiding me. Luckily for me, the GROW Tribe, which I am a [...]

Mentee Experience: The GROW Mentorship Programme2022-09-30T11:10:21+00:00

How to Find a Job Without any Experience


Employers are often in search of candidates who have required experience and skills to do a job As an entry level candidate with little or no experience, how do you navigate the job market? Below are a few tips. EDUCATE YOURSELF Educating yourself means investing in yourself. You need to step out of your comfort zone to gain the experience that you need. Take classes, attend workshops, get professional certificates with a whole lot of dedication and commitment. Search for more knowledge within your career and tailor that knowledge to your chosen career path. A convenient way of gaining experience could [...]

How to Find a Job Without any Experience2022-06-30T09:46:58+00:00

Qualification VS Experience: How to make the Use of Both


  Every job has its specific requirements. However, some employer’s lookout for certain skills when hiring and they are known as soft skills or experiences. Soft skills are personal attributes that can help you become successful in your career and personal life while experiences highlight your career trajectory and answers the question of ‘can you perform adequately in this role’? Recent statistics have shown that employers value these skills and experiences while hiring any candidate because they serve as a reflection of how important and valuable such candidate is and could be to the organization. However, recent statistics have also shown [...]

Qualification VS Experience: How to make the Use of Both2022-09-27T07:57:43+00:00

Develop your Financial Goals with these Tips


As individuals, we all have different priorities, therefore financials goals should not be a one size fits all rather, it should be created according to your preference. Creating a financial goal should be based on your income, expenses, budget and how much you want to invest. Therefore, there is no fixed formula or template for that. You should also bear in mind that the purpose of creating a financial goal for the year is to have a foresight of what your finances would look like. All it takes is planning and execution. Here are some tips for you. QUANTIFY YOUR GOALS [...]

Develop your Financial Goals with these Tips2022-05-31T09:41:42+00:00
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