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The art of delegation – 3

Now that the first case of the dreaded Corona Virus Disease has been declared in Nigeria, it behooves everyone of us to take necessary precautions. This was bound to happen. Nigeria is an important commercial destination in Africa. But if…

The art of delegation – 2

I worked for some years as a civil servant, so I know how institutional delegation works. When you write a letter to the head of a government parastatal, he simply minutes it to the immediate subordinate, who also does the same to his…

The art of delegation – 1

The CEO of Exodus Enterprises had no inkling about his father-in-law’s visit to his office that afternoon. Even though it was a little after mid-day, it looked like he was already flushed from the deluge of work that he had to do. He still…

The ‘go-to’ leader

Extreme hunger came to all the land of Egypt, and the people cried out to Pharaoh for food. Pharaoh told all Egypt, “Go to Joseph and do whatever he tells you.”Genesis 41:55Secretary to one of the Managers in Oriental Co. (Nig)…

The price of liberty

I wish all readers of this column a prosperous and fruitful 2020. May the year bring you inspiration and achievement beyond human understanding. This month marks another anniversary of this column. It is therefore in order for me to give…