Building a Perfect LinkedIn Profile

LikedIn is a great tool to build a professional brand and increase visibility among your peers. Being the world’s largest online professional network with more than 500 millions users[note]https://blog.linkedin.com/2017/april/24/the-power-of-linkedins-500-million-community/[/note], the platform provides professionals a place to connect with other professionals, showcase their achievements, and network for potential business or employment. A good LinkedIn profile usually has atleast the following key elements; professional photo, profile headline, summary, education background, list of experiences and skills, and contact…

Would You Disrupt Yourself?

A former coworker and a friend of mind got me the book, “disrupt yourself” as a farewell gift after my departure from the firm we were working for. After reading the book on the plane on my way to the office of the new job, New York, I must say it was one of the best books i have read in a long time and the timing couldn’t be better. After all, the book was…

Canada 150 Article: 1st July 2017 Canada Day

After spending more than a decade in a refugee camp in Kenya, I have had once in a life time opportunity to apply for a scholarship to study and live in Canada. This opportunity has changed my life forever. As we celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday I would like to reflect on my journey to Canada and moments that I will remember for ever. It was April 16, 2009 when I first got a letter from Canada that began…