Passion fuels a desire that creates a special drive within you to achieve those goals in your path and become better. However, I find that we might have romanticised the idea of following your passion as being an untiring, unyielding, constantly motivated journey.
I for one grew up expecting to discover something I would love so much, I would go to classes everyday with a spring in my step while in school, bag a first class degree because studying would be so enjoyable, and things would just fall in place to get me to the peak of my career all because of my untiring passion. Thinking about that utopian dream now is decidedly funny. Life really said “lol, hold my beer” as I entered my late teens, didn’t it? … More The Myth of an Untiring Passion
On our road to success, we all have to invest in ourselves. However, this is not something we are hearing of for the first time but rather a rephrase. We tend to focus only on the monetary aspect of investments. You see, many of us are handicapped with the belief that without money, nothing is possible.
Well, that’s not applicable in this case. That is, I am giving a better meaning to the fact that we all should have hand skills, popularly known as hand-work. Yes, most of us would not agree. This is the truth and one of the paths to leading a success story.
There are many ways to become that businessman/businesswoman you want to be and what I am sharing with you now is one of them. … More The Power Of Self-investment
A common misconception is to think that the art of listening can only happen when we have someone before us, speaking actual words; it might interest you to know that great listeners account to listen to so many things;
Dear humans, when “words fail you” next time, simply say the little you can, take the listening position and give room for the conversation to go on from another end.
… More The Art of Listening beyond Hearing
Be careful of the words that come out from your mouth. Most times we feel that we could always joke around with words neglecting the effect. Whatever you say, either positive or negative, has an effect therefore you are to decide what effect it should have.
Some words bring darkness and despair and are rooted in fear. Some words bring light and hope and are rooted in love. Are your words rooted in love? … More 5 Ways to Tame Your Tongue
I have chosen to consciously believe in the predestination of a path that is the very best for me.
On some nights, it is not much comfort. I still struggle very much with destructive comparison. But I have chosen to never be held down; to ensure that I keep making progress regardless of how minute it may seem. … More The Danger of Destructive Comparison
The fact that you lack some privileges in life, what are you doing about it? Even if you are given those privileges, what will you do with it?
Stop thinking of how other people made their life and start making yours! … More Go Out and Make Something of Yourself!
Social media is a tool and every tool has its specific use. A tool may serve a general function but to every individual, there will be a slight difference in the way they use it.
My proposition is that your life would be much better if you can make the best use of social media. … More Ways to Maximize Time on Social Media
Whether we realize it or not, we all have perspectives to situations that have been developed by our experiences and interactions over years. These perspectives greatly shape our views of situations, and it could be quite frustrating when others don’t view things from that same point of view. … More The Importance of Perspective
Procrastination is a deliberate act. But many don’t know that postponing important matters for later is to live in a world of delusion, and this is very dangerous. … More Procrastination: the Subtle Act of Regret