Workplace & Enterprise Readiness Programme

Workplace & Enterprise Readiness Programme
past about 4 years ago

Sat, Apr 5 8:00AM - Sat, May 3 5:00PM

Alausa Alausa, Lagos Nigeria

Event Details

This Is a One-of-a-kind Employability Boot Camp Kick Starting in Lagos on March 22, 2014 Called Weready! Yes Weready!!! Weready - Workplace and Enterprise Readiness Programme Kicks off with over 40 Human Resources/recruiters/business Leaders...Register or Register Someone Today and Be among the First 500 to Register.

DESCRIPTION : WeReady is a developmental school designed to provide job seekers, job changers, final year students & youth corpers with the insights, skills and tools needed to enter and excel in today’s ever competitive workplace/marketplace and also bestow foundational entrepreneurial preparation required for success in life.

TARGET AUDIENCE: For 5 Saturdays, 500 jjob seekers, job changers, final year students & youth corpers will be equipped with knowledge, skills and attitude required to gain employment and succeed in the workplace and marketplace.

DATE:  April 05, 12, 19, 26 and May 03 2014 (five consecutive saturdays)

TIME:  8-5pm daily

Venue: - Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry Building (LCCI)
 Beside Maruwa Gardens, Alausa, Lagos

The WEREADY sessions promise to be practical, interactive and insightful. Our team of experienced panelists and industry experts will be on hand to provide career path advice and strategies all aimed at making participants readily sought after by employers and also equipped enough to start enterprises. The courses would include a Mock Interview session and a Networking & Information Fair. The programme is open to the first 500 people who duly register and pay the workshop fee of N5,000. Registration is on a first come basis.


ARUOSA OSEMWEGIE, GPHR, SPHR - is a HR consultant, Life & Career Coach, Job Search Strategist, Workplace Readiness Coach and a Youth Instigator. He is an alumnus of both the Harvard Business School and the Lagos Business School's executive development programs in Human Capital Management. He is the author of the 350paged book,“GETTING A JOB IS A JOB:” A No-Nonsense Practical Guide to Getting Your Desired Job and "Nothing Succeeds like Excess: A new code for maximised living.


FOLAKE ADENIYI-ADENEYE, MSc, MBA - is HR Director for Oracle Sub-Saharan Africa. Was recently the Regional Head Human Resources (West & Central Africa), Microsoft. One time Senior HR Business partner & Head, Organisation Development, Airtel Nigeria. Former Manpower Development Manager & HR Business Partner Lead, Oando Plc. Former Consultant, Human Capital Dev Group, Phillips Consulting.

KUNLE OLAIFA - is the Head, Human Resources, Samsung West Africa. Was recently Talent Acqusistion Leader, General Electric (Sub Saharan Africa). A former Senior Consultant/Branch Head, Adecco Nigeria.



ESOHE ADETOLA, MBA – is a Human Resource Account Manager, Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria. Was once the Head Human Resources, Oceanic bank and also a former Deputy Head Human Resources, GTBank.


KWABENA YEBOAH, MBA, ACIPM, MCIPD, SPHR – is the HR Manager, Petrofac, Nigeria. Was recently the General Manager Human Resources, Olam Nig. and at a time Acting Group Human Resource Manager, MRS Group, Nigeria. He was a former HR Manager, Shell Ghana. Author of the fast selling, “What Employers Want in Graduates?”


OLAKANMI AMOO-ONIDUNDU, MPP, MNITAD - is the Director, Group Human Capital Development, Troyka Holdings and also the Director, Human Capital Development of Insight Communications Ltd. Prior to this he was Personnel Consultant and Compensation Officer, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, (IITA) Ibadan. He is a HR Strategist, Personnel Psychologist, Mentor & Trainer.



  1. Dr. Ifedapo Adeleye SPHR, Senior Lecturer HR, Lagos Business School
  2. Elizabeth Olofin, Executive Director, Fate Foundation
  3. Henry Agbebire, Principal Partner, Greenfield Consult
  4. Abayomi Agiri, Head, HR & Strategy, Custodian and Allied Insurance
  5. Gbenga Totoyi, Head, Learning and Development, Wema Bank Plc
  6. Kayode Olufemi-Ayoola, Lead Coach, Executive Toolkit
  7. Nduka Okoisor, Head, Talent Acquisition & Management, Airtel Nigeria
  8. Omokunbi Adeoti HRMP, GPHR, HR Business Partner, Standard Chartered Bank
  9. Odunola Onadipe, Lead Administrator, Detail Solicitors
  10. Leonard F. Thomas, Chief Operating Officer, CITC Group
  11. Peter Ogbonna, Lead Consultant, Innovation Point
  12. Yetunde Adesunloye, Head, HR Operations, Nigerian Bottling Company
  13. Patience Ayo-Umoh, HR Business Partner, Guinness Nigeria
  14. Kofoworola Adebayo, HR Business Partner, First Bank Plc
  15. Yomi Igbin, Learning & Development, Union Bank
  16. Adekunle Olunloyo, Recruitment Partner, IBM West Africa
  17. Leslie George, Lead Consultant, Orizon Boon Ltd
  18. Bukola Kogbe, SPHR, Country HR Business Partner, Reckitt Benckiser
  19. Oyiza Salu, Senior HR Business Partner, Stanbic IBTC
  20. Lolu Mogaji, Managing Partner, Image Quotient Consulting
  21. Tunde Ojikutu, Lead Coach, Estrategia
  22. Jibola Dahunsi, HR and Facilities Manager, PGS Exploration Nig. Ltd
  23. Dorothy Tunde-Ajala, Head HR Siemens Ltd Nigeria
  24. Victor Adebayo, Vice President & Head HR, FBN Capital
  25. Adesina Adedeji, SPHR, Key Account Manager,Procter & Gamble,West Africa.
  26. Rhoda Obeto ACIPD, Controller, Human Capital Development, Insight Communications.
  27. Tunji Fadipe, Organisation Development Manager, Frigoglass Nigeria.
  28. Emmanuel Effiong-Bright, CEO, Emmagination.
  29. Patrick Falusi, Managing Partner, Patsway Consulting.
  30. Toritse Ayonmagbemi, Head Talent & Performance Management, FCMB.
  31. Seun Okonwa, Human Resources Manager, GlaxoSmithKline Nigeria.
  32. Goke Omotola, CEO, Ist Degree Consulting
  33. Ayuba Gadzama, Group Talent & Career Manager, Sahara Group.
  34. Adebola Macprince, CEO, Builder & Maker international
  35. Ken Ihedioha, National Medical Detailing Manager, FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nig. Plc
  36. Tolu Ajayi, Chief Operating Officer, Lucid AV (subsidiary of SO&U)
  37. Fumilola Bucknor, Talent Development Manager, Samsung West Africa
  38. Kehinde Shote, Senior Business Economist, Shell Petroleum Dev. Corp
  39. Joel Osebor, Managing Partner, Con-Edge Ltd
  40. Abayomi Fawehinmi, Human Resources Manager, Chevron Nig. Ltd
  41. Bisi Popoola, Human Resource Manager, TEC Appliances (PZ Cussons)
  42. Abriana Bossman, HR Business Partner, BAT Nigeria
  43. Pascal George, Head, Talent Management, Keystone Bank
  44. Emmanual Michael, Head of Human Resources, Accion Microfinance Bank
  45. Gbenga Akinsanya, Recruitment & Learning Specialist, Unilever plc
  46. Irunna Ejibe, Head Learning & Development, Fidelity Bank
  47. Enitan Oyenuga, General Manager, Human Resources, Lafarge Nigeria