My name is OLUWASANMI FALOBI. I am a Realist; Freelance journalist/Creative Writer, NGO programmes implementation Specialist, Media/Publishing Consultant, Training facilitator, Intrapreneur, Small Enterprise/Human Capital Advisor and Social Devt/Rights Advocate.
My career and work experience straddle across years in undertaking independent magazine publishing, creative writing and self-publishing endeavours, NGO operations/programme implementation, events management, workshop facilitation and media/communications consultancy.
Other initiatives cross-cuts entrepreneurial and personal development activities entailing Human Capital Growth and Human Capacity development, entrepreneurial/vocational and small enterprise advisory, and advocacy on social development initiatives, including a range of other human capacity development initiatives.
My career/work engagement spans NGO project management and programme implementation as Programme Manager, International Press Centre @ www.ipcng.org as well as serving as Managing Editor, SUCCESSTACT magazine.
Other activities include serving as Coordinator of related human capital development activities at www.SUCCESSTACT.com and the virtual platforms of #SUCCESSTACT on WhatsAPP/Telegram as well as facebook page @ successtactng and facebook group @ successtact, including providing intrapreneurial advisory to a number of small enterprises and budding social development initiatives.
My vocational endeavours include being the founding Training Director at Writers Training Institute (WTI) @ www.wti.scriptmania.com; Associate Editor @ www.sdnonline.net; freelancer/special correspondent at www.churchtimesnigeria.net; Guest contributor @ Thriveglobal.com, Project Consultant/Advisor, Journalists For Christ International Outreach (JFCNigeria) @ https://journalistsforchrist.org/; Advisor at Initiative For Social Development and Sustainable Impact (ISISD); Member, Board of Trustees of the Bread of Life Devt Foundation (BLFNigeria).
Organization and professional membership status include being an Associate Member of the Nigerian Institute for Public Relations (ANIPR); Member, Earth Journalism Network (EJN); Corporate Member, World Association For Christian Communications, Africa Region (WACC-AR); and member, Full Gospel Businessmen Fellowship International.
I am the Author of the books; "The PMS success mantra", “Shadows of Insight” and “Great Ideas, Empty Pocket" as well as the independent writing/publishing training manual, 'Express Writing Skills'.
Educational qualifications cross-cuts an HND in Estate Management, the Polytechnic Ibadan; a PGD in PR and Advertising, Nigeria Institute of Journalism (NIJ) Lagos, and Advanced Diploma in Human Capital Management, University of Lagos (UNILAG).
Others include Certificate in ‘Investigative Journalism in the Digital Age’ (online course) from the Knight Centre for Journalism, Austin, Texas; Statement of Participation, Introduction to Journalism, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow; and Certificate in Global Social Entrepreneurship from Philanthropy University/Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley, among others.