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
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 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
Overthinking isn’t that bad; it only becomes extreme when it is done consistently. Being held constantly by either your past or your future prevents you from living in the moment and that can be extremely detrimental to your well being. … More Reasons Why You Should Stop Over Thinking
Whatever you say and whatever you are is a product of thoughts processed in your mind. Have you ever sat down to evaluate how truly impactful and powerful this mind is and how capable it is of doing much more than we realise? … More The Power of Your Thoughts
If you are shy, you don’t have to feel bad or awkward. You need to know your value. Know that you are capable of bringing something to the table. Reflecting on and reaffirming your strengths would surely elevate you to a place of being confident. … More How to Overcome Shyness
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
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
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