In 269 AD., the emperor found out about the secret ceremonies (hopefully not from the reception music and smell of party jollof), arrested Valentine, and he was executed on February 14th. … More The Real Story Behind Valentine’s
The real measure of academic success is actually learning and being able to apply what you’ve learned in the real world. We, however, still have to be excellent in school for many reasons. So, while trying not to be disappointed in yourself, calmly think of active ways you can get back on track in the class. … More Tips to Transform Failing Grades into Academic Success
Whether you journal or not, you grow regardless, but journaling helps you record that growth and you are challenged to be more intentional about life.
Journaling is no easy thing to do, especially if the goal is to do so every day but it is definitely fun and enjoyable to do. The benefits of it in the short and long-term are satisfying, and every entry is worth it. … More The Beauty of Journaling
Interactions and engagements with teachers vary in importance at different levels of education, but it’s nonetheless important and should be fostered. I can speak for them on one thing, you’re not bothering them at all. If anything, they are definitely looking forward to their students reaching out to them and offering help however they can. … More Getting Along With Your Teachers
Worship isn’t singing. Worship isn’t serving in the church. Worship isn’t giving to the poor. A lot of people are doing these things and more, yet God is still seeking for true worshipers. People who will put him first and love him; wholeheartedly and unconditionally, just as he loved us. … More The Proper Way To Worship God
It’s okay to frankly and respectfully tell a person that you don’t agree with what they said or posted and go on to explain why. It’s a mature and responsible thing to do. Don’t make the goal of a discussion of differing opinions be that of conversion to yours. It’s imposing your values on them which isn’t right. … More Learn to Respectfully Disagree
you have to remind yourself that this setback doesn’t define you and that you’re not a failure, not to make yourself feel better, but because it’s the truth.
Rejection, in any form, attacks your self-confidence, your ability to believe in yourself. Many people stay stuck in this mentality and they never really move on, even though they think they have. You haven’t really moved on if you left your self-confidence behind. … More Can We Talk About Rejection?
Flat rule of thumb: when you gossip, people don’t trust you. Your listener(s) might seem to enjoy your juicy conversation at the moment, but they definitely won’t trust you with issues of their lives because you probably won’t keep their “secrets”, since you spread others’, maliciously. … More Gossip is a Big Deal!
Social media, as a networking tool, is the new hiring and networking method. Many professionals and employers look to social media platforms to verify potential employees, and social handles are now employment application requirements. Post, like, comment on and share what you would like people to see about you. Would the hiring manager of that company you’ve been seeking to intern seek to employ you based on the content of your timeline? … More Social Media is Beyond Just Socializing