Awards & Recognition

Lucille has received awards from different organisations for the Rethinking Business Communications Blog over the years. For example, Feedspot has named her blog a top communication blog since 2017, while Business First Impression and Expertido have ranked her blog among the best communication blogs on the web.

Her work is also globally appreciated. She continues to be recognised as a thought leader in business communication.

Other Awards

Lucille n logo - Top Communications Trainer of the Year 2023

Top Communications Trainer of the Year 2023 – IAOTP

The International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP), headquartered in New York, USA, named Lucille the ‘Top Communications Trainer’ for 2023. She was selected for the award by an esteemed international panel in recognition of her “outstanding leadership, dedication, and commitment to the industry”.


Top 30 Communication Professional 2023 – Global Gurus

Lucille was ranked the #11 communication professional for 2023. She remains the only African to appear in the communication category. She was featured alongside communication heavyweights Nancy Duarte (#3), Matt Abrahams (#19), and Kindra Hall (#25).

Check out the complete list of the 30 top gurus for communication here.

2021 Pride Women Conference award

Ambassador for Emotional Wellbeing

The organisers of Pride Women Conference presented the plaque to Lucille in appreciation of the speech she gave on soft skills in May 2021.

Awards & Recognition

Distinguished Support Award – Society of Petroleum Engineers (Lagos Chapter)

The Society of Petroleum Engineers (Lagos Chapter) honoured Lucille with the ‘Distinguished Support Award’ in August 2020. Earlier in the month, Lucille delivered a short course on business writing at the first-ever E-Technology Symposium & Exhibition.

Awards & Recognition

Spirit of Service Award – Lagos Business School

In 2019, Lucille was presented with the ‘Spirit of Service’ award by the Lagos Business School, in recognition of her highly rated communication training programmes delivered for staff.


Top Communications Trainer of the Year 2023 (IAOTP). As seen on:

Certificate of Recognition – Lagos Business School

Certificate of Recognition – Lagos Business School

The Lagos Business School presented Lucille with the ‘Certificate of Recognition’ for her ‘Spirit of Service’ – in appreciation for the communication sessions she delivered.

Awards & Recognition

‘Alum of the Month’ – London School of Economics & Political Science

In May 2020, Lucille was named the ‘Alum of the Month’ by her alma mater – the London School of Economics & Political Science. This recognition was based on her work, profile, and insights in business communication. Read her full interview here.

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