Anglophone Cameroon Crisis: What Young People Should be Doing By Javnyuy Joybert

Life for young people in the North West and South West Regions of Cameroon have become so stressful and frustrating and not knowing what to do has caused many of them to loose focus and even doubt their own destiny. The choices they are currently making or embarking on will greatly affect them in life. These useful tips will aid you to adapt with the current situation.

1. Volunteer/Internship
In the North West and South West Regions of Cameroon where all schools have been shutdown, young people must of course think about their future career. It is a good idea to find an intership or a volunteer position. Rea work experience is very valuable and the internship or volunteer position will aid you build a strong Resume (CV) in future.

2. Short courses
The world is changing in a fast paced, and the job market is very competitive, i will recommend young people in the North West and South West Regions of Cameroon to take short courses in the midst of the current crisis. Don’t just sit doing nothing. Short courses can give you the opportunity to update your skill set in a short time. Short courses are very important to unlocking job prospects, fill the gaps in your knowledge and give you a competitive edge when it comes to job promotion. I will recommend you to take CELBMD Africa Short Courses today visit this link ( for those who have access to the internet)

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3. Attend Seminars/Conferences
Seminars involve cooperative discusion, mutliple speakers and opportunities to share perspectives. Attend as many seminars/conferences as much as possible. There are countless benefits for you including gaining expert knowledge, sharpen your skills, networking with others, renewing confidence, meeting with experts, absorb the energy of like minded people. I recommend you to attend any seminar you know.

4. Get a mentor
Mentoring is a professional activity which i highly recommend to every young person in the North West and South West Region. A mentor will break you out of your comfort zone, he/she will encourage you to keep improving and push you into new experiences. Find a mentor and learn from him or her. Getting a mentor i guarantee you it will be a rewarding experience

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5. Read Personal Development books/articles
Reading personal development books/articles is critical for your success as a young Cameroonian in North West and South West. When you read personal development articles you will find some advices that will help you reach your goals. If you want to take yourself to the next level you will need to read personal development books and articles. I will recommend this link to benefit from amazing articles ( for those who have access to internet)

 “Unless you change how you are, you’ll always have what you’ve got” Jim Rohn

About the Author

Javnyuy Joybert is a Social Entrepreneur, Empowerment Coach, and a dynamic, prolific and strategic Entrepreneurship/Business Management Trainer/consultant and a personal efficiency strategist. He is focused, question asker, answer seeker, problem solver and purposeful young African. He is the Founder/CEO of The Center for Entrepreneurship, Leadership and Business Management Development (CELBMD) Africa – The Pan African Professional Center, Founder of WIKAJOBS, Founder, CELBMD Africa Mobile Micro Credit Scheme (CAMMICS). He is the Head of Njorku Career Centers, Country Director Consultant for C-Life, COO of Most Influential Young Cameroonians Initiative, YALI RLC Fellow and Consultant with several community base organizations, NGOs and SMEs across Africa. He has been nominated and has worn several local and international awards. He is the author of How to Confront The Limits (Living a More Impactul Life) – 2015, Living a Life of Divine Purpose – 2016, The Principal  Things for African Young People – 2017, and Guide to Manifesting Purpose -2017. He has authored so many personal development articles that have been published on several blogs and online platforms across Africa reaching thousands of audience weekly. He has lectured Business Management courses in two private universities in Cameroon for 5 years (2012-2016), He is A World at School Global Youth Ambassador and has been featured on numerous publications across the world regarding his contributions to mother Africa.

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