November 22, 2017

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BlackBerry putting itself up for sale -

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

FERMA: A convergence of intent, engagement & perception -

Sunday, August 11, 2013

Nigeria Hits CNN’s List of World’s 12 sexiest accents…. -

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

N452t infrastructure funds from capital market coming -

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Getting the right staff for your business -

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Nigeria, others to re-evaluate Trans-Saharan gas project -

Monday, August 5, 2013

How Nigerians use social media -

Friday, August 2, 2013

NSIA to manage N3.4tr pension funds -

Friday, August 2, 2013

GOOGLE UNVEILS MOTO X SMARTPHONE… -

Friday, August 2, 2013

Nigerian Troops Return from Mali, Storm Borno -

Thursday, August 1, 2013

Our role in the $1.09b Malabu Oil mess, by Shell -

Wednesday, July 31, 2013

FG Can’t License Hotels, Hospitality Operators, Says Fashola -

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Why FG Must Urgently Invest in Efficient Rail System -

Monday, July 29, 2013

Lagos community begins energy generation from waste -

Monday, July 29, 2013

FG to privatise BoI, BoA in 2014 -

Monday, July 29, 2013

Cassava takes pride place in Nigeria’s agro-economy -

Monday, July 29, 2013

Future of Africa in food production depends on training, emerging technologies —Kabba college provost -

Friday, July 26, 2013

Will this fresh initiative against cyber crime work? -

Friday, July 26, 2013

Investors prefer Southwest, says LCCI -

Friday, July 26, 2013

Fed Govt stops project variation beyond 15% of initial cost -

Thursday, July 25, 2013

Getting the right staff for your business

Getting the right staff for your business... NAIJA INTEL

Introduction Eighty percent (80%) of business success is tied to people. Recruiting the right people, motivating the right people, training the right people, retaining the right people while releasing the wrong ones is the key to your success. Many businesses under perform because they do not know to do this or they can’t do it well. Problem statement Current statistics note that the unemployment rate in the educated and productive age group of the Nigerian population is now close to 45 percent. With this large pool of job seekers one would assume that filling vacancies would be easy for employers…

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The Blind Student Who Won Hearts and Minds

The Blind Student Who Won Hearts and Minds... NAIJA INTEL

For Lucky Emmanuel, a blind student of Ihogbe Junior Secondary School, Benin City, the day started bright.  On Friday, June 28, 2013 he emerged as the winner of the Kenneth Imansuangbon Essay Competition with a cash reward. Prior to his win, Emannuel, a native of Ebele in Iguenben Local Government Area of Edo State, who comes from a poor home with no one to support him, had been abandoned to fate. He lost his father early in life when he was just eight years old and his mother who re-married took him to a charity home where he was expected…

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5 Requirements to Get a Job In 2013

5 Requirements to Get a Job In 2013

As we get ready for 2013, I know a lot of you are still looking for a job. Others are employed but unhappy and looking elsewhere. That is why today I bring you the five requirements of a successful job search in 2013 (and beyond). If you’re able to do these five things, you will become very employable and valued by corporations both large and small. Companies will view you as a risk until you can prove otherwise so it’s important to do all of your homework and package yourself before you aggressively search. In an economy where globalization creates…

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key reasons why first-time businesses fail

key reasons why first-time businesses fail.. Naija Intel

Statistics show that about 50 per cent of first-time businesses fail within their first five years of operation, experts say. In this report, Okechukwu Nnodim and Ayomikun Abiola highlight the major reasons why first-time entrepreneurs fail in business Businesses succeed as much as they fail. To run a successful small and medium scale business in Nigeria, aside adequate capital investment, some basic criteria must be strictly adhered to by the entrepreneur. Experts note that the neglect of these criteria contributes to the failure of most businesses. Entrepreneurs, especially those just starting out in business must appreciate the fact that shrewd…

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Nigerians advised on writing of Will

IT has been disclosed that only one per cent of urban literate Nigerians write will, out of which 90 per cent of them are over 60 years. This revAelation was given by Mr. Rotimi Edu, a Lagos lawyer and insurance practitioner while delivering a lecture on Will and Testament: Tool for Estate Management, at a public forum recently in Lagos. Edu noted that writing of will was germane to peaceful transfer of wealth from parents to wards or children and other beneficiaries, but had been grossly under utilised due to some noxious traditional beliefs that must be discarded. He lamented…

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Business plan and communication of profitability….By Goke Ilesanmi

A business plan is a formal document that communicates the direction of a business in a bid to accomplish its most important goal, that is, profitability.Profit does not come by accident. So by writing and following a business plan, you can definitely increase the possibility of achieving profitability. Whether you want to start a business or grow one, attract investors or obtain a loan, attempting to do it without a well-composed business plan is like a stranger going to a place without prior direction. Or better still, it is like a ship without a rudder (which controls its direction). Let…

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