How I Secured My First Job 8 Weeks After NYSC [EPISODE 25] #Podcast

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On this week’s episode of the podcast, I would be sharing my personal story with you on “How I Secured My First Job 8 Weeks After My NYSC.”

Yes, you heard me right; I secured my very first job, barely 8 weeks after completing the mandatory National Youth Service Scheme (NYSC) programme. 

Good grades ALONE wouldn’t get you a job in the Nigeria job market of today! Click To Tweet

In this episode, you will learn:

  • The full gist of how I secured my first job after NYSC by a clear out-of-the-box-thinking idea.
  • That there is a big difference between excelling in a thing and finding fulfillment in that thing.
  • That good grades ALONE wouldn’t get you a job in the Nigeria job market of today, as the employment market is too crowded. To get a job, you must make sure to stood out of the crowd of job seekers.

There is a big difference between excelling in a thing and finding fulfillment in that thing. Click To Tweet

Feel free to drop a comment below,  after listening to the podcast episode, if you require career coaching or have a question to ask.

Happy listening 🙂

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Credit: Podcast Soundtrack by BenSound.Com

Segun Akiode

Segun Akiode is a Chemical Engineer turned Strategic HR Professional. He is the Author of the fastest selling book "Corporate Misfit: Immutable Career Lessons for Fresh Graduates".

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