11 Shades Of Employees

Last week I did a post on 12 shades of bosses. I am sure some of you could relate to it. Today, I will do a follow up post, only this time I will be turning the tables- 11 shades of employees. In every work place there are good and bad employees.... Read more →

Here is the Simplest Explanation of Marketing

During a session with some MBA students, a Professor tried to explain marketing in simplest form. He offered the following explanation: You see gorgeous girl in party, you go to her and say I am rich marry me “That’s Direct Marketing“ You... Read more →

3 Companies are After Me, I Need a Raise

Obinna works in a medium sized firm as an Accountant, he has been working in this company for 5 years with no raise. He has been trying to summon courage to ask his boss for raise but couldn’t until one day, he made up his mind and walked... Read more →

Career Humour: Is This Your Boss?

I came across this write up and decided to pass it across and see your opinion. When the body was first made, all the parts wanted to be Boss. The brain said, “I should be boss because I control the whole body’s responses and functions.” The... Read more →

What Starting Salary are you Looking for?

Sometime ago I witnessed an interview at one mid-sized company. They were recruiting for a graduate accounting position. There was this particular lady, looking sharp and smart, as the Human resources officer was winding up the interview with... Read more →

How He Got Paid For Not Working

One day a young graduate was going for an interview and got lost along the way. He walked into a big company nearby looking for help. As he was chilling in the coffee room, the owner of the company walked in and saw him just chilling in the... Read more →

Career Humour: My Conversation with MTN Staff

One evening, I was chilling out with my friend and having a very great time. The last thing I needed was a call, midway into my conversation with my friend my phone rang, I looked at the number it was one of those 5 digit numbers. The first... Read more →

This is my Story at Work

Sometimes I wonder if you can actually impress anyone at work, many times you are always on your toes trying to get things done and get a normal life as well. Just the other day my boss came in one morning and caught me hugging our secretary.... Read more →

I Want a Day Off Work

Obinna works in a shopping mall as an accountant. He has worked for 1 year and decided to ask his boss for a day off. His boss snapped! “So you want a day off? Let’s take a look at what you are asking for. – There are 365 days... Read more →

Career Humour: Getting Paid Doing the Job I Love

We all know about the saying that success is doing what you love and making a career out of it. According to Confucius “Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day in your life” Sometimes this could be very difficult... Read more →

Career Humour: Your First Job

Fresh out of the University, a young man applied for an advertised job for an accountant and was called for an interview. Now he was being interviewed by a very nervous man who ran a small business that he had started himself. “I need... Read more →