Let's acknowledge the fact that the world in general, is moving very fast, leaving us overwhelmed and we are constantly in that circle of struggling to keep up. Busy has become our default, and overwhelm has become the norm.
Fear is not unique to you. Fear is part of our human DNA and so it is not unusual for you to feel fear when you are stepping out into the unknown. Our brain is hardwired to prefer negative consequences to uncertain outcomes. Our brain does not like us stepping out into the unknown or living in a world of change.
Money is just a tool, it's not bad or dirty! Money is primarily a medium of exchange or means of exchange. It is a way for a person to trade what he has for what he wants, for people to exchange values or goods. Everyone uses money. We all want it, work for it and think about it. While the creation and growth of money seem somewhat intangible, money is the way we get the things we need and desire.
Listen to me on this, You were actually born to make an impact because we are all meant to begin life with the hopes to make a difference. But, the issue is that, so often we fall into the trap of judging our worth by external factors. Things that may be "nice to have", but truly don't make you who you are or indicate your intrinsic worth as a human being.
Your mindset can empower you, and it can disempower you. But whether your mindset is empowering or not that's absolutely your choice. Your mindset is an amalgamation of your environment and culture, but that doesn't mean you can't shift from a disempowering mindset to an empowering one.
Once you've mastered time management, you will realize that it is not enough to be busy. The question is: What are we busy about?
It was a normal busy day for me, and earlier today I was at a bus station what we call "motor park". Now, I'd like you to take a moment here to think and picture a typical Nigeria motor park, and incase you don't know what the motor park here in Nigeria looks like, it's a [...]
The idea of coming up with this popped up in my head, when I had the following conversation with a friend: Friend: I wish I could manage my time for more productivity, because I almost broke down last weekend, I don't know if you have some clues to share. Me: It's just about setting your [...]
Every successful person has had to run the gauntlet of dodging the sticks & stones thrown by naysayers & doubters. There will always be people that tell you you are wrong and should give up. Make your mission to succeed bigger than their mission to make you give up.
A strong academic record can open doors for you down the road. More importantly, through the process of becoming a straight-A student, you’ll learn values like hard work, discipline, and determination.