Head, Employee Services and Wellness at Premium Trust Bank
Finding Balance in The New World
Nkem Offonabo, The HARMONISER is a Purpose-Driven woman on a mission to help BUSY, OVERWHELMED, and BURNED-OUT professionals and executives live a MEANINGFUL, WHOLESOME, and PRODUCTIVE lives across the critical areas of life to achieve WORK-LIFE HARMONY.
A graduate in Psychology with a Special Executive Management Program (SEMP) MBA from Metropolitan School of Business and Management, United Kingdom. She is a certified Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHRi®️) and an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management of Nigeria (ACIPM) with 14+years’ work experience across Human Resources, Product and Business Development in Financial Services and Consulting. She is currently the Head, Employee Services and Wellness at Premium Trust Bank.
Nkem is an Integrative Life Coach and Behavioral Change Therapist; an alumnus of Olusola Lanre Coaching Academy with certificate in Life Coaching, Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP), Life Design and Mastery, Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) and Matrix Re-imprinting Practitioner. She is the Founder of The Work-Life Organisation Global Ltd, a Human Capital and Organisational Transformation Consultancy, where she works with teams and organizations to provide Coaching, Therapy, Employee Wellness Programs, Corporate Training, Talent Acquisition and Onboarding, Organisation Development and Human Resource Management via www.theworklife.org
Through her organization, she has worked with brands such as Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), United Bank for Africa(UBA), First City Monument Bank Limited(FCMB), Access Bank, Union Bank Plc, Oriental Energy Resources Limited, The Covenant Nation, Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA), HerVest, etcto redefine their concept of workplace flexibility, employee wellness and organisational effectiveness. These organisations are beginning to see productivity gains such as reduction in occupational stress and resultant incident rates, improved customer experience, a spike in employee engagement and productivity on an individual level and overall profitability of these organisations.
Nkem is the author of the bestselling book, The Harmonised Life, a Personal Leadership and Organisational Transformation book, written for busy professionals and executives who are burned out and unable to prioritise but wants to take charge of their personal and professional realities to achieve optimum performance, productivity, and profitability. It is also written for organisations that want to build a GREAT PLACE TO WORK –a healthy and wealthy workplace where people and business thrive. The book is available for purchase at www.nkemoffonabo.com/the-harmonised-life-book. She also provides Individual and Group Coaching, Mentorship and Accountability via The Harmoniser Group Coaching (THGC) programme to busy professionals and executives who are overwhelmed, burned out and unable to prioritise but wants to take ownership of the critical areas of their lives to achieve WORK-LIFE HARMONY.
She is an award-wining influencer for social good and positive impact and has been featured on notable platforms including Vanguard, TVC Communication, The Power Women Network, PlusTV Africa, She Leads Africa, amongst others, sharing her thoughts on Work-Life Harmony, Energy, Time and Stress Management, Mastering Emotional Intelligence, Overcoming Procrastination, Self-Care Strategies for Busy Professionals and Entrepreneurs, Self or Personal Leadership, Workplace Culture and Organizational Transformation, Personal Branding for Career and Business, etc.
She was recently recognised as one of the Top 40 HR Leaders and Innovators in Nigeria. Also, in May 2020, she was recognized as one of the Top 50 Leading Ladies in Corporate Nigeria by Leading Ladies Africa (LLA) and served as a Mentor for LLA’s Career Advancement and Mentorship Programme (CAMP). She serves on the board of several Profit and Non-Profit Organizations such as Raising Women Initiatives, Biodun and Ibikunle Foundation and Talemia. She is currently the Vice Chairperson, Coaching, Mentoring and Counselling (CMCC) of the Association of Elites Human Resources Professionals (AEHRP).