Working mothers? … effective time management skills for YOU

Time management can be a difficult skill to master. In fact, many working mothers agree that there simply isn’t enough time in the day to get everything done. Even the most organized working mom can become stressed out when short on time. As working mothers, you manage a quadruple workload daily. You try to take

How mothers can prepare for the week on a Sunday afternoon

For everyone, Monday mornings are hard enough, not to talk of mothers. Why not take some of the pressure off? If you take some time out of your Sunday night to get stuff done, you’ll have less to do in the morning. Just a few changes to your weekend routine will make your Monday morning

Motivation Monday: Ways to stay self-motivated

In our ongoing creation of who we are, nothing has a greater impact on that process than the choice we make between optimism and pessimism. There are no optimistic or pessimistic personalities; there are only single, individual choices for optimistic and pessimistic thoughts. Who we are is up to us every moment. Staying self-motivated is

Birthday: Celebrating FAB leading Career woman

Happy Birthday to FABs first career leading woman featured in our first edition in November, 2016 Wishing Mrs Adeola Azeez,  a successful career woman, wife and Mother a very Happy Birthday.  

Thoughts for a new week: Monday Traditions

Mondays can be dreary. Some Mondays can make you feel like you have sold your soul to the devil…Lol. So, let’s shame the devil today by discussing positive things about work. I’ll go first. Well, I am a teacher. One of the awesome things I love about Mondays is that I get to see my

How to Look Effortlessly Chic at Work

Chic is a word any woman would be happy to have associated with her wardrobe.  Who doesn’t want to look elegant, stylish, sophisticated and smart in what they wear?  In today’s wear to work series, I am going to show you how you can easily create a chic looking wardrobe.  It’s not as hard as

How budding entrepreneurs can access N3m seed capital

BUDDING entrepreneurs have the chance to access N3 million seed capital in the seventh edition of the Building Entrepreneurs Today (BET) initiative of Diamond Bank Plc, with the commencement of the process of selection, training and empowerment of 50 entrepreneurs under the scheme. BET is a capacity building and business education initiative of the bank

How do you handle jealous coworkers?

Like every other professional, you’ve no doubt experienced your share of failures and successes. Lately, however, things seem to be going your way at work. You’re quietly chuffed, but somehow your co-workers seem none too pleased with this rapid turn of events. I remember one time in my previous job when a particularly colleague found

Strategies to increase your chances of getting hired

Finding a job is extremely difficult in Nigeria. Some people get lucky and find their dream job right out of the gate. Others send out dozens or even hundreds of resumes before they land an interview. If you find yourself in the latter situation, you may be wondering what you can do to change your

Beginner mistakes new entrepreneurs should avoid

If you are planning on starting a business this year you are undoubtedly full of excitement. While raw excitement, infatuation and determination are all great, you need to make sure that you proceed with caution so as not to encounter the common pitfalls that lead to business failure. Avoid making these five beginner mistakes many