5 Productive Ways to Become a Great Team Player

Being part of a team effectively is beautiful. It adds value and brings a sense of fulfilment. When you work together with other people to achieve a goal or see a dream actualized, it’s rewarding. But you don’t need to keep fantasizing about the future. You can be that team player right now. … More 5 Productive Ways to Become a Great Team Player

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Lessons I’ve Learnt So Far

If an opportunity is going to stop you from having enough sleep or effectively achieving a goal, then it is best to cut it off. In order to live an organized life, it is highly important for you as an individual to set your priorities right. The difference between successful people and unsuccessful people is a difference in perspective. Choose to have the mindset of a winner and learner and not a failure. Because you are definitely not one. … More Lessons I’ve Learnt So Far

Being Accountable in Life

Being accountable in the simplest of terms is being responsible for your actions, decisions and behavior. It’s the process of constantly keeping yourself in check with regards to your goals and commitments. It is telling yourself to be responsible even when absolutely no one is watching. Accountability is all about taking ownership of your successes and failures and getting rid of excuses. … More Being Accountable in Life

Forgiving Yourself and Others

True repentance isn’t all about shedding tears and being enveloped by guilt. It’s being convicted to move on and fix our mistakes in order to become better versions of ourselves tomorrow.
Don’t fall under the pressure of having to forgive someone instantaneously within the same second that you say you forgive them. It’s a process. Little by little, the hurt will disappear and that’s just fine. … More Forgiving Yourself and Others

How to Receive Criticism and Make it Work for you

I can preach about criticism being a good thing but, to be honest enough, it’s not always easy to receive.
Seeing our mistakes being pointed out by our parents, a teacher, a friend or a mentor isn’t always beautiful. As a result, we tend to build emotional walls and end up being defensive.
As much as we would hate to hear it, criticism isn’t meant to be ignored, it is meant to be faced head-on. … More How to Receive Criticism and Make it Work for you

How to Deal with Difficult People

I hope you would be convinced to know that it is possible to stay calm, maintain peace and avoid conflict. Bear in mind though that these tips will, for now, only guarantee a shift in your own mindset and not a shift in the mindset of the people you would be dealing with.

The change you seek to see most of the time needs to take place in you first before it takes place in others. It’s a process. … More How to Deal with Difficult People