This version of INSPIRE is a really particular one, in that we’re interviewing a tremendous Registered Nurse, whose model (NJO) is a family identify amongst Registered Nurses & Healthcare Professionals in Nigeria.
Once I first approached him, I assumed he was going to show me down with the anticipated excuse of being busy, however it turned out that my expectations have been ruined; he surprisingly agreed, with none type of persuasion from me.
On the interval that we entered into the well being media world, NJO had already began making waves, blazing the tracks, and provoking many.
His interview is the second for the yr 2021, after Omolere Tobi, who we interviewed in January. (our interviews come out late; so February comes out in March, and March in April, however we hope to appropriate that development).
I do know that you’re going to discover this interview inspiring. What else are we right here for, if to not encourage you to do extra?
The interview is brief, however you get to know somewhat bit about Abiodun Oluwatobi. His ardour, tiny particulars about his private life (how he discovered himself within the Nursing Career), and a lot extra.
Okay, let the journey start.
However earlier than we go forward, let’s do that…
A Little Bios
Abiodun Oluwatobi; an Emergency Nurse Specialist, American Coronary heart Affiliation Teacher, IADT (UK) Coach, Emotional Intelligence Fanatic, HSE Licensed Officer, inventive designer, and a Social Entrepreneur at present working as an industrial medic in Lagos.
Based NJO Healthcare Companies, a not for revenue coaching Institute that purpose to cut back cardiovascular deaths by offering inexpensive emergency care in West Africa, utilizing First-aid, CPR AED, and fundamental emergency coaching. Abiodun is the Admin for a web based platform that focuses on sharing obtainable Jobs and Alternatives for over 20,000 Nigerian Nurses throughout all social networking platforms. He’s nonetheless the lead ambassador for VigorHealth Drive a US-based NGO that has performed a number of instructional initiatives throughout Nigeria most up-to-date in ABU Zaria up north the place greater than 800 medical college students have been taught. He’s additionally the inventive director for B.Inventive a subgroup that gives graphic design companies.
Abiodun can be the writer of ‘Get employed’ a ebook that guides younger medical graduates on learn how to ace a job interview and I’ve been featured on HSE Nations, the main unbiased information publication in company duty, well being, security, wellbeing, and setting follow. He has additionally been featured in Jordan FM and RaveTV to deal with points associated to First Support Remedy.
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Can we meet you?
After all, my names are Abiodun Oluwatobi, I’m an Emergency Nurse, American Coronary heart Affiliation Teacher, and a Social Entrepreneur at present working with one of many main meals manufacturing firm in Nigeria.
Inform us a bit about the way you discovered your self on the planet of Nursing.
My dad orchestrated it truly. He was as soon as managed within the hospital by a Male Nurse the place he made some inquiries on my behalf. The remainder is historical past now.
NJO, how did all of it begin?
Majorly because of an absence of related and up to date data. I bear in mind a senior colleague made guarantees to seek out me a job after commencement, however this was not forthcoming and I wasn’t the one one on this scenario then. I later found there was an enormous hole between employers and job seekers therefore the start of NJO to bridge that communication hole.
In case you had not studied nursing, what profession path would you may have taken?
Do you may have plans of leaving the nation sometime?
😄😁 Sure, I do, to amass extra information and expertise.
Inform us somewhat bit about what Emotional Intelligence is
Emotional Intelligence for me is such a pivot talent we should exhibit to get one of the best final result from any relationship. The flexibility to know one’s feelings and handle others is of a lot worth in right now’s economic system.
What impressed the writing of your ebook, “Get Employed?”
Enhance in unemployment fee, notably within the well being house.
Do you may have hobbies? Belongings you do if you end up not busy with work?
I’m a graphic designer, so I spend time designing outdoors work. If I’m additionally much less busy I watch documentaries on YouTube
What recommendation do you may have for younger nurse innovators & entrepreneurs in Nigeria?
You don’t have a lot time at your disposal. Begin no matter you need to do now!
What do you consider the present large exodus of healthcare professionals within the nation?
It’s a good factor. Within the nearest future, this set of well being care staff will come again to strengthen the well being system in Nigeria.
“ You don’t have a lot time at your disposal. Begin no matter you need to do now! ”
— Abiodun Oluwatobi, Founder NJO
What have been your best challenges as a nurse innovator, an entrepreneur, and a founder?
Funding to execute a few of my concepts actually, outdoors the infrastructural deficits in Nigeria.
Will you are taking the COVID-19 Vaccine if it have been offered to you?
Actually, I’ve taken it.
Do you assume nursing in Nigeria will ever get higher?
Sure, there may be room for enchancment and enlargement. However this gained’t occur in a single day.
Inform us one thing to encourage us to do extra!
Reside a lifetime of affect.
A tremendous one guys. I like the way in which he goes straight to the purpose. Very direct. If in case you have concepts you are feeling you each can work on, don’t hesitate to succeed in him on his social media, I do know he shall be keen to help you (belief me).
Anticipate the following interview for March, it’s going to be superior – pure INSPIRATION ready for you!
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