Once upon a time, a certain speaker started off a conference by holding up a 1000 Naira note. 300 people had gathered for this important conference to hear him speak. He was a popular and powerful speaker. "Who would like this note?" He asked as he raises the 1000 Naira note to the crowd. Everyone… Continue reading An indispensable lesson on VALUE | A short inspirational story.
Personal growth is an unending journey, where one keeps transforming, changing, and evolving into a better version of him/herself, by adopting new habits, setting goals, and so forth! The thing here is, you start from a place of realization. The point where you realize that you need to step up. Perhaps it could be learning… Continue reading 4 Useful steps to personal growth. (Personal development tips). Plus a free gift below!
How many times have you created a To-Do list and actually followed it through till accomplished? Many times we create a list whether written or imagined, but hardly ever follow through. Too many things scamper for our attention every single day that sometimes we forget to even look at the list or remember the things… Continue reading 7 simple ways to make your To-Do list doable.
I first came across the word - RESISTANCE in one of my physics classes back in secondary (high) school. I'll try to explain it in a lay man's language, for some of us who weren't/aren't science students. It has to do with a conductor and passage/flow of electric current. A conductor is any material which… Continue reading The power of RESISTANCE! (What you can do with it.)
It all started when they saw the question paper. The much-awaited test day had come. Beholding them was a blank sheet with a black bold dot on it, right in front of their desks. Sandra and Thelma had prepared so much for this test. The Dean doesn't joke when it comes to setting 'difficult' test… Continue reading The moral of the lesson| A short inspirational story.
Oh boy! One thing I'm so happy about right now is how I've been able (with constant reminders/practice) to shift my paradigm from focusing on the negative side of humanity to accentuating the positive. I waste no time dwelling on anything negative. Negative energy does nothing but zap the joy out of life. You create… Continue reading 5 easy ways to cultivate a positive mindset. (Personal growth)
For some reason, our brain is wired in such a way that we're constantly criticizing ourselves. Self-criticism is one major problem which impacts on our lives, our dreams and our relationship with others. Whether it's a little mistake, or one tiny little nasty thing, We're constantly beating ourselves up. We are constantly tainted with many… Continue reading Dear self; Speaking to yourself kindly.
It's 2018. I mean, there's no time for time itself. Seems like the earth is revolving round the sun faster than it used to. The world is moving really fast. Before you'd say BOOM!!! We'll be celebrating Easter already. That aside, I'm super super excited for another year, it's a great privilege. You know, every… Continue reading Keeping your new year resolutions, in four strategic ways.
There's this quote almost everyone knows, it's quite common. I like to remind myself of that quote every time I'm working on something. The quote... " Rome was not built in a day"! It reminds us of patience and time. It tells us that so long as we keep up with whatever we're doing, we… Continue reading Patience or procrastination? Meet the friends.
If you look up how many times the word -success is used everyday, you won't be surprised at the figures because everyone's major goal in life is to succeed. With it meaning different things to different people and everyone measuring it by their own standards, it's quite an ambiguous word. Really huge one. People tend… Continue reading Success is overrated. (See why)
So I woke up this morning and looked myself in the mirror and asked myself this very question. I mean, our lives is full of routines. Wake up-eat-everything in between-sleep- repeat. I know I've talked a lot about exploring, opening up to more opportunities, and changing some bits of my routine and i'm glad I'm… Continue reading When last did you try something new?
Introverts are thought to be shy and naive people. Even though this isn't always the case, they're usually the quiet type that make better listeners than talkers. While listening, they're able to understand the other person's need by paying proper attention and relating with their story through deep thoughts and feelings. public speaking isn't something… Continue reading Are you an introvert and an aspiring public speaker? 5 public speaking tips for introverts.
Today, the society that we live in calls for a pretty good reading culture. The habit of reading needs to be inculcated from early childhood and greatly encouraged in millenials. The future is now. And if you're a book lover/reader, kudos!!! The benefits of reading cannot be over-emphasized and this includes: Widening your general knowledge:… Continue reading Hey book lovers and readers, get in here. I’ve got great news for you!!!
You know, the core of personal development is to improve self-awareness and develop our potentials to become our best selves and reach our goals in life. In a nutshell, it is a philosophy of life where you improve yourself in all possible ramifications to function and perform better in relation to others, whether in the… Continue reading One concept of personal development that’ll transform your life.
Is there anything you can't get over or unstuck yourself with? Get over here. You may find this post indeed worthwhile!!! I've learnt so far in life that whatever you give attention to, whether wanted or unwanted, grows. Whatever you focus on, you get more of. Whether Joy, love, happiness, or pain, hurt, regret or… Continue reading Letting go…