Funmi Adebayo's Blog

Inspiring Change Through Literature and Media

Just When I Think I’ve Mastered How To Live, Life Changes…

    I know many people out there have very similar experiences: some for lacking thorough career guidance and counselling to match their career choices with their passion from the … Continue reading

February 8, 2016 · 2 Comments

Dear Diary: Help!

And here is a brief commercial break…Lolzzz… Help! Some of my scrap books are missing! Could I have deleted them? Has anyone seen my scripts? #ImABloggerForReal #DearDiary #IfIWereACartoonCharacter #JustCracking #CommercialBreak

August 4, 2015

I Remember: Two Successive Surgeries…

I’m sharing these testimonies to let someone know that regardless of how dark it is today, there is light at the end of the tunnel. This too shall pass, and … Continue reading

May 22, 2015 · 2 Comments

Dear Diary: 5 Days Like Eternity- Happy Mothers’ Day Mum.

Dear Diary, Five days offline i.e. without mobile internet is like five days in a prison or a dark dungeon. Honestly. Not that I’m addicted; however for an ardent blogger … Continue reading

March 16, 2015

Dear Diary: Ooopsss! I Set The House A-smoking!

“Manage four real-time blogs at a time? Then you must be damned busy!” Friends often exclaim. Each time I hear that I wonder, “Am I busy really?” In all honesty, … Continue reading

February 28, 2015 · 2 Comments

Dear diary: Tales of Hiring and Firing (1)- Dusting Palava…

Dear Diary, The hunt for an efficient Sales Girl resumed few months ago. High staff turnover is one of those things we retailers have to cope with around here. Hiring … Continue reading

January 26, 2015

Describing Fear (2): The Day I Challenged Usain Bolt’s Records:

How could I have delayed Describing Fear (2) for so long? Probably because I knew someone would laugh out loud at me as this second part is indeed laughable. Please … Continue reading

July 19, 2014

Aggravated ‘Busyness’!

I’ve been very busy lately- I mean very very busy. Busy with business: -Marketing, deals, more marketing… -Sales, Credit Management, Procurement etc. -Retail Systems Set Up Projects, Trainings etc. -Customer … Continue reading

April 9, 2014

Describing Fear (1): When A Horror Movie Played Out In My Business…

“How do you manage to paint such accurate pictures and bring those scenarios to life so perfectly in your write ups?” Is a popular question. And each time I’m asked, … Continue reading

December 26, 2013 · 1 Comment

Market Runs… Walking the Walk; Talking the Talk…

I still remember that day vividly. How could I ever forget in a hurry? Some funny mistake I made while just starting up my Retail business. How awkward one can … Continue reading

December 4, 2013 · 5 Comments