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|3 Steps To Get A High Paying Job In Nigeria by BiafranBushBoy: 7:04am On Mar 13|
If you want to get a high paying job before the year runs out, then this might be the best post you would read in this year. So just sit back and read line by line.
If you are a low salary earner who is looking to increase his/her monthly pay, then this post is for you. If you don’t have a job yet and is looking forward to landing a high-paying job as the first job, then this post is also for you.
I have seen people move from a token sum of 35k monthly to above 150k within a short period of time, and I am ready to show you how to make the move.
To get a high paying job is just like blogging. There are several factors that would help you achieve that, and that is what this post would help you achieve.
If you are ready to get a high paying job, then consider the following points below;
Get a high-value skill
You don’t expect to get a high paying job when your highest skill is “Ability to work as a team and independently”- anybody can do that.
Severally I have listed out the top paying skills in Nigeria today, and ICT has always topped the list.
IT personnel earn thousands of Naira on monthly basis, doing what they love best. There are several other skills out there, but if you want a high paying skill with lots of opportunities, then you should consider a skill in Information Technology.
I have listed how you can start a career in Information Technology as a beginner, so do well to start today.
Network with High worth Individuals
It is okay for your skill to earn you thousands of Naira in monthly income; but if you intend to earn mega money, then you should consider relating to high worth clients.
These high worth individuals have the connections to get you high paying jobs. But you should have the skill and the discipline.
Of recent, a friend met a man who offered him a job in IPNX as a Developer intern. His starting salary was far above 250k, and he is just 25 years of age. It is all about your skills and networks.
Have an Achievement Portfolio
While learning and perfecting your skills, it is necessary for you to have a portfolio of things you’ve achieved already. It should be well documented, that it can be easily used a reference. The reason I focus on having Information Technology skills is that the world is gearing seriously towards ICT, and Nigeria is still a virgin field.
A report says that Nigeria spends about 2.5Billion Naira yearly importing software from abroad. This goes to show you how much manpower we are lacking in the area of Information Technology.
Package a CV that speaks Volume
When you have the skill, connections, and achievements, then your description on paper shouldn’t be found wanting. If possible you can’t design one, you should engage the services of a professional to help you achieve that.
Your CV should highlight the following;
Areas of Interest
Jobs carried out
The Information Technology field in Nigeria is still virgin, and they are looking for more brains to join this exciting field. All it takes to get a high paying job in Nigeria is to choose an IT related career and pursue it.
The returns are far more than the expenses made. It begins with you having the zeal to start up immediately. Learning an Information Technology course should no longer be expensive. That is the reason I have recommended the cheapest IT school in Nigeria. (You can visit the blog for my recommended school)
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|Re: 3 Steps To Get A High Paying Job In Nigeria by BiafranBushBoy: 7:15am On Mar 13|
"The Information Technology field in Nigeria is still virgin, and they are looking for more brains to join this exciting field. The returns are far more than the expenses made. It begins with you having the zeal to start up immediately. Learning an Information Technology course should no longer be expensive."
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|Re: 3 Steps To Get A High Paying Job In Nigeria by kelish(f): 7:31am On Mar 13|
nice one, how to acquire these skills?
|Re: 3 Steps To Get A High Paying Job In Nigeria by BiafranBushBoy: 8:53am On Mar 13|
I have written something on it already. "How to start a career in Information Technology as a beginner". But when you are ready, you can start up with the cheapest school that won't strain your pocket.
I recommended a school here
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|Re: 3 Steps To Get A High Paying Job In Nigeria by tessygirl(f): 9:01am On Mar 13|
I like this post. If you can pay me 300k and above, I am open to offers. I am CCNA, A+, CCNP certified.
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|Re: 3 Steps To Get A High Paying Job In Nigeria by rentAcock(m): 1:47pm On Mar 14|
If you like obtain double majors from Oxford university, then obtain a master's degree from Harvard and a Doctorate degree from Cambirdge, it still wouldn't land you the highest paying job in Nigeria. The highest paid individuals in Nigeria are politicians.
|Re: 3 Steps To Get A High Paying Job In Nigeria by styless(f): 1:48pm On Mar 14|
|Re: 3 Steps To Get A High Paying Job In Nigeria by ajoyeleke(m): 1:48pm On Mar 14|
That moment when u want to stone ur friend, u missed and the stone hit an old woman and the woman pick up the stone and put it in her* *bag. Just know that u are not among the leaders of tomorrow.
|Re: 3 Steps To Get A High Paying Job In Nigeria by odehman: 1:49pm On Mar 14|
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You have huge funds and don't no where to put it... Holla at your boy got something cool for you
|Re: 3 Steps To Get A High Paying Job In Nigeria by kokozain(m): 1:49pm On Mar 14|
This is interesting
|Re: 3 Steps To Get A High Paying Job In Nigeria by Excelboi(m): 1:51pm On Mar 14|
Story. No connection, forget high paying job except the grace of God.
|Re: 3 Steps To Get A High Paying Job In Nigeria by deepwater(f): 1:52pm On Mar 14|
|Re: 3 Steps To Get A High Paying Job In Nigeria by JARUSHUB: 1:53pm On Mar 14|
To aid the discourse:
|Re: 3 Steps To Get A High Paying Job In Nigeria by Tijay90(m): 1:53pm On Mar 14|
1. Know somebody 2. Know somebody who's somebody 3. Be prepared to kiss ass & spread your legs(as the case may be.)
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|Re: 3 Steps To Get A High Paying Job In Nigeria by Gkemz(m): 1:54pm On Mar 14|
Sister, you're not ready to get a job. Your expectations are very high.
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|Re: 3 Steps To Get A High Paying Job In Nigeria by deepwater(f): 1:54pm On Mar 14|
How many years experience do you have and what can you do.
I know you have the
|Re: 3 Steps To Get A High Paying Job In Nigeria by AAlozie(m): 2:00pm On Mar 14|
Become a Boko Haram terrorist. Nigerian govt pays them in foreign currencies.
|Re: 3 Steps To Get A High Paying Job In Nigeria by lobell: 2:01pm On Mar 14|
Only number 2 is valid...just know someone who knows someone...dasall!
|Re: 3 Steps To Get A High Paying Job In Nigeria by kenodrill: 2:06pm On Mar 14|
My brother my brother! The quote "highest paying job" doesnt really mean been an ICT expert will get you the highest paying job rather it is figurative and an ideology that colligates the level of financial stability one can attain with an ICT certified experience
|Re: 3 Steps To Get A High Paying Job In Nigeria by Damidave1124(m): 2:09pm On Mar 14|
As a student in north central which ict course can i go into? NB: I'm studying soil science
|Re: 3 Steps To Get A High Paying Job In Nigeria by whizbee(m): 2:10pm On Mar 14|
Most times it's not about skills alone... Personality can win anything... Simply get your interviewer to like you... How.. Always show enthusiasm...
All the interview I've attended.... Once great enthusiasm is shown.. The offer will surely come.. No doubt..... But if it's not there.... They will even forget to send a regret email
|Re: 3 Steps To Get A High Paying Job In Nigeria by Doerstech(m): 2:10pm On Mar 14|
Like the point talking about your portfolio....You must have something to show to command something bigger than normal.....
Having a portfolio website showcasing your portfolio is not just for creatives or IT inclined persons.....other serious minded professsionals needs it....
You're a comedian
And whatever you may be.....have a portfolio website that showcases your works, satisfied clients and what and what you can do ADDING that to your superb social media profiles, then you're good to go.........
As for you job seeker, rather than just ordinary CV..why not ADD a portfolio website to it? and then blog regularly?
|Re: 3 Steps To Get A High Paying Job In Nigeria by sunbbo(m): 2:18pm On Mar 14|
|Re: 3 Steps To Get A High Paying Job In Nigeria by Barywhyte(m): 2:44pm On Mar 14|
This is absolutely true! Welldone OP. Most youths don't see this and waste away precious time and energy before television. Cloud is the next big thing Op. Will love a connection if you tore this line.
|Re: 3 Steps To Get A High Paying Job In Nigeria by Barywhyte(m): 2:50pm On Mar 14|
[quote author=Tijay90 post=65831178]1. Know somebody
2. Know somebody who's somebody
This is true. Op already highlighted that in networking with right class of people
3. Be prepared to kiss ass & spread your legs(as the case may be.)
Forget you don't need that. Certainly not in IT where a minor mistake can lead to lose of millions of revenue in minutes. If you have top-notch skill, you will be employed.
|Re: 3 Steps To Get A High Paying Job In Nigeria by Keywordconcept(m): 4:36pm On Mar 14|
|Re: 3 Steps To Get A High Paying Job In Nigeria by AnthonyAk(m): 5:55pm On Mar 14|
It's true 250k is even small...atleast out here. You can earn ten times that once you get into senior tech positions
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