I held a corporate job for some years. Those years represent important chapters of my life that I am grateful for. Working in key offices allowed me to function in various roles and capacities, all of which added to my wealth of experience, posture and outlook. Another integral part of those times were the people… [Read More]
My writings at age 23 till now...
It is my desire to offer you my experiences across the different timelines of my life. I trust that as you take this journey with me, you'll come to appreciate viewpoints different from your own. Come aboard.
Got a call from one of the banks where I applied for employment. Apparently, they had sent me a letter a few weeks back and were wondering why I had not responded. They had scheduled an interview and needed to confirm if I would be available to attend. Thing is, the interview was fixed for… [Read More]
Among other things, I am a LOVER of coffee. Oh the taste; oh that fragrance when it is brewed! Back in the day, I’ll drink caffeinated coffee with or without cream as long as there was sugar in it. I recall joining the group of people who would take coffee because they wanted to stay… [Read More]
Hiring a domestic staff or any human resource can sometimes be overwhelming. Not like I expect it to be a walk in the park, but I sure wasn’t prepared for all that it entailed. Talk about holding interviews, conducting physical examinations, background checks, referees and the works. I recall the very first time I had… [Read More]
For some reason I woke up late, having snoozed my alarm over and again until I finally got up almost two hours after the set time. Like that wasn’t bad enough, I still felt like I got up on the wrong side of my bed. Oh that I could go back to sleep and hopefully… [Read More]
It was one of those rainy days in June. The city was Lagos, Nigeria. I was pregnant. Besides the usual traffic at some trouble spots, I’d say I had a smooth ride to the office that day. What a great way to start my working week, I thought. After the usual hellos, handshakes, fist bumps… [Read More]