How to be an actuary (Part 2)

By Olubunmi Ojo
With unbeatable analytical skills, they help organizations plan for the future and protect themselves from loss. By understanding the very nature of risk, they play a key role in the psychological, physical, and financial stability of society. With actuaries’ help, businesses can grow, retirees can invest with confidence, and people can enjoy peace of mind.

The Intentional CEO (Part 1): Let the real you live intentionally

By Sisi M’Foye

“How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.” It is an excellent reminder that every day is a thread that weaves the fabric of our lives. Each thread is just as important as the next in creating the life we imagined. As mentioned earlier, small daily actions can work for us, or against us. It’s up to us to choose which.

How to be an actuary (Part 1)

by Bunmi Ojo

An actuary is a business professional who analyzes the financial consequences of risk. Actuaries use mathematics, statistics, and financial theory to study uncertain future events, especially those of concern to insurance and pension programs.

Farming: A Natural Way of Survival

by Tolulope Obasuyi

Farming has always been an important requirement for human survival. It ranges from crop production to breeding livestock. Crop production is perhaps the most important due to the fact that it brings about different varieties of food essential to life. However, many of us have ignore or taken farming for granted because it involves getting our hands dirty. Farming has also been seen as a job for the minority because of the obviously ‘neat, good paying, white-collar job’.

The Need to Stop Child Abuse

By Tolulope Obasuyi

Gosset was Bethannie’s aunt, who had the responsibility of looking after her when she was taken from her biological mother. Gosset was always having trouble controlling her niece and because of this she would strap her into a high chair and put both the chair and child in a closet, concealing her actions. This would go on for three weeks. During this period, she fed and bathed her periodically.

Cosmetics and Cancer: The Beauty and The Killer

by Tayo Fasuan

The fact that cosmetics are directly related to cancer is almost an already over-flogged issue. Someone must have heard about that at least once before now, so it is not almost a new topic of discussion. But are people listening or taking to those obvious warnings? No. The cosmetics industry keep booming year in, year out, churning out thousands of new products everyday; and people are buying.

Adhering to the ethics of quantity surveyors is beneficial to the society

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Ayo Babalola, a professional quantity surveyor at the Federal Polytechnic, has explained that strict adherence by quantity surveyors to the ethical code of conduct is of immense benefit to the public, while it also helps in improving the image of the professionals.

The Facts and Basics about Memory Formation (Part 1)

By Patience Joseph Mamman

Memory is the ability of the brain to store and retrieve information. Here, the author of this incisive article takes us through the basics and facts of memory formation, together with the interesting topic of amnesia.