The Nine Dots Prize is a prize for creative thinking that tackles contemporary societal issues. Entrants are asked to respond to a question in 3,000 words, with the winner receiving US$100,000 to write a short book expanding on their ideas.
With employment opportunities still limited, the competition in the job market is fierce. Getting a paying job is not a sure thing. Knowing this, the focus of many professionals has shifted away from finding a career you love to taking the job you can get.
The good news is that the brain, like the rest of the body, can be re-energized, even when you’re suffering the worst of writer’s blocks.
It’s like the Grammys. You’ve got to be unforgettable, brilliant and the best with whatever tune you’re singing and on the red carpet too.
It is important to note that most of what a post-grad offers can be achieved without a post-grad.
If you are on the front lines of managing or operating your business, you will, at some point, deal with difficult clientele. This can be an extraordinarily rewarding opportunity for both you and your client, or it can be one of those moments where you wonder, “Why did I get into this?”
“No person will make a great business who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit”, says Andrew Carnegie.
Atoke’s +234- An Awkward Guide to Being Nigerian is a collection of essays that takes you into the heart and soul of Nigerians.
I am certain that the biggest regret of my undergraduate years was not having a mentor in my life.
Yu studied more than 50 different companies to cull out the secrets of what it takes to become iconic. Here are his suggestions.