IMPROVE; You Can Be Better!

If you live your life as a giver rather than a taker, you would focus much more on improving yourself. If you keep on living life like a taker, then you will keep throwing away opportunities and your life might as well remain stagnant as your values and/or virtues remain unchanged because you are not ready to improve or change … More IMPROVE; You Can Be Better!

What is Involved in Being an an Adolescent?

Whether you belief it or not, the Adolescent age is the most important age of your life: The actions you take, the words you say, the things you believe, the decisions you make, the habits you grow as an adolescent go a long way to form your life. If you ‘miss’ it as an adolescent, then you may never get it right. It is that serious. … More What is Involved in Being an an Adolescent?

Laying the Right Foundation as a Teen

Sometimes, a wrong choice can be amended but most times, they are irreversible. And even when choices are amended, the past is not erasable. Those that have trodden this path can tell you that it’s not as easy as it seems. Teenage years are serious years, you pay now and play later or you play now and pay later. The former is very much preferable. … More Laying the Right Foundation as a Teen

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

Self-improvement

Self-improvement is done out of love and desire to be the best you can be. Celebrating who you are and aiming to move forward steadily is what improvement is all about. A tree is not built in a day; it takes years of growth for a seed to grow into a tree. You can’t wake up in a day and expect all your ambitions to be fulfilled just like that. … More Self-improvement

A Letter To My Teenage Self: 20 Things I Know You Need | by Jane Kareem

Hello baby girl, It’s such a pleasure to have lived your life so far. It is a special one. Here are some tips I’ve gathered for you from this point in your life. I really would do anything to actually have it delivered to you from here. Anyway, here you go: 1. Perfectionism is a … More A Letter To My Teenage Self: 20 Things I Know You Need | by Jane Kareem