The Real Story Behind Valentine’s

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

Tips to Transform Failing Grades into Academic Success

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

The Beauty of Journaling

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

Can We Talk About Rejection?

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?

Social Media is Beyond Just Socializing

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