- A local security guard became an overnight inspiration when he took a chance by asking if he could apply for a better position at the bank where he was working
- After speaking to his manager and explaining he had a qualification, he was given a chance to take the aptitude test
- Facebook users applauded him for his refusal to be held back in life
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A young security guard recently served as an inspiration for many after he displayed a ton of determination. According to a Facebook post by Karabo Lefa, the security guard found out there was an opening at the bank where he was working.
As a graduate, he saw an opportunity to get the position and so he asked his manager if he could apply. After he did the aptitude test, it was found out that the guard was actually the best-performing candidate.
"Long and short is this security guard told this bank manager he is a business graduate, and asked to be included in the ongoing aptitude test. On Monday he was hired as the best candidate. Never underestimate yourself, always be assertive," wrote Karabo.
Soon he was out of his security uniform and in his office clothes as he was awarded the position. The Facebook post features the guard standing proudly next to the manager in before and after photos. View the post below.
Here are comments made by motivated Facebookers.
Matshidiso Lekoko said:
"Wow... so inspiring."
Nape Phahlamohlaka said:
"The former security guard is more blessed than his manager."
Tariek Witbooi said:
"Praise to God for opening a door for that man."
Mbusowezwelisha Mtfombeni said:
"Big up to the manager too for seeing potential and affording it a chance."
In other news, a Nigerian lady identified as Mfon Abia has taken to social media to celebrate after being offered a job she did not apply for in the United States.
She said she got a call from The Academy, Miami, Florida, offering her a job and asking her to send her CV if she was interested.
She wrote: "I am pleased to announce to this Honourable House that come Monday, August 3rd 2020, I will no longer be a jobless Nigerian youth and will resume at The Academy, Miami, Florida, USA."
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