When you walk through the door in any gathering, instantly we can tell a number of things about you. Believe it or not up to 11 assumptions are made regarding your economic level, education level, social position, exposure level and many more. It takes seconds to form a good first impression; it may take a life time to get rid of a bad one.Read More
I recently had guests from the UK who had given me six months heads up that they planned to visit Nigeria. As always I am very particular about the comfort of my guests, so will go all out to ensure that the room is neat, the ambience is smelling nice and conductive there is water and drinks available, a few magazines and ample wardrobe space for convenience. The bathroom will have soap, toothpaste and all other required toiletries regardless of whether they brought their own or not. Invariably I like to play the perfect host, I then expect that my guest in return will be gracious guests, it is not mandatory but courteous.Read More
Being a mother is a gift, a delight, an honour and with all its challenges a pleasure. I would say it is a job and a half like none other, filled with many surprises, lots of lessons to learn, hurdles to cross but embraced with love, laughter and life.Read More
It is imperative to recognize that you will be judged no matter what. It is easier to save time and energy by just making that efforts to make a good first impression your polished image will fire your presence, highly influential for developing relationships with others. People will take you more seriously, listen to your ideas and trust that you can add value.Read More
When a woman dresses badly you notice the clothes, when a woman dresses well you notice the woman —Coco ChaneRead More
This is not a practice that should be encouraged as it can change the entire dynamics of your organization. Many job roles fall victim of sleeping on duty like uniformed personnel, the pilot, bus driver, medical doctors, surgeons and the likes.Read More
How true these statements are, music calms and soothes when you are feeling down, lonely and uptight. It is important to find a favourite sound that suites your mood, priority and character; which gives you a kick when you listen to it.Read More
Just as I entered the hall I conducted a quick self- image audit from my hair down to my shoes. Once I was satisfied I then continued my walk into the venue.Read More
Depending on your cultural background your name and title plays a significant part of how you are ranked in the society. Your name is precious and should be guarded diligently. Some people have been known to change their name completely or create a compound name by adding to the existing.Read More
Relationship building starts from confident conversations, which ultimately is the stepping stone to cultivating rapport.Read More
By Janet Adetu Welcome to the New Year 2017, here’s wishing it a prosperous year ahead for you. It is the time to discover the new you, put the past behind and step into the new future. This is the season to declutter all those things that are silent burdens in your life, but you
Happy New Year!
Let’s give God all the glory. That you are alive is not because you are righteous. It is God in His mercy that has kept you alive.
We all love the opportunity to dine out whether it is in a restaurant or at an event. It is so much fun eating in the right ambience, with the right people, in the right mood; this sets the tone for a great time out. We are now in the festive season with numerous Christmas weddings, parties and dinners. This is the time where you will likely indulge yourself in eating all sorts of assorted to meals as you come across them taking advantage of the holidays while putting your dining skills to test.Read More
By Janet Adetu In the spirit of the festive season it is time to show some love, appreciation, gratitude and gratefulness. Christmas cards are a great way to express this in addition to the exchange of gifts. These cards are the tradition during festive times like this, I can remember stacking up past Christmas cards
Ummm…. That was so refreshing” I am a regular tea drinker back in the days I would have no less than four cups a day. I stil find it most refreshing, soothing a great kick start to my day but I have since reduced my daily consumption. But you will agree with me that a cup of tea is one of the most widely and popularly consumed beverages worldwide second only to water. Tea is drank everywhere in spite of hot temperatures and more so during cold temperatures.Read More