Learning the basics in anything you do is like building a foundation where a mansion can stand without collapsing. It’s the grassroot of things and shouldn’t be ignored. I pity people that want to learn new skills but don’t want to start from the basics. You might learn quicker but later on in life, it will come hunting you badly. I started a drum tutor class recently for two students; they actually forced me in teaching them. Both of them met and told me of their passion in learning to play the drums and since I do, I should definitely … Continue reading Learning the Basics
How inspiration works and what it does Do you know that your creativity depends on your inspiration? There is nothing you do that someone hasn’t in one way or the other done same. It is the inspirational force or idea that makes the difference! A writer, a blogger, an artist, a fashion designer, an artiste, a graphics designer, a stylist etc all needs inspiration to be the best in what they do. It took me inspiration to draft something about inspiration and it takes someone looking for inspiration to read this post till the end. As my usual … Continue reading How Inspiration Works and What it does
A particular company was at the verge of shutting down so the marketing team held an emergency meeting in order to get advices that will revive the company back to it standard. After much deliberation, they all decided on a great idea. After everything, they passed the “baton” to the head of the marketing team to execute all brilliant ideas which he agreed to do so. The idea was supposed to be executed before 21 days and if they fail, the company will run down. After 7 days, they met the HOD that was suppose to execute their plan but … Continue reading 3 Worst Phrases – You also say them!
Most individuals take life like a competition where one got to defeat others to survive. I have learnt over the years that people who sees life as a competition don’t survive in it. It makes them them tensed when dealing with life challenges. Looking up the word “competition” in my dictionary, I discovered how intense the meaning is; just like the word it self. It’s defined as a rivalry, act of competing against another. Now, that definition is really deep! We all know how competitions are been held like a car race, boxing, football match and so on. It’s a … Continue reading Look Beyond Competition
Are you too forgetful? Do you forget things so easily? Are you tired of always having to go through a lot of stress because you forgot to bring your key or some money with you? Once upon a time, I easily forgot about things. I might be asked to do something and in less than a minute after the person leaves, I forget. Countless times I have stayed hungry all day and walked a long distance because I left my purse or key at home. It was really bad. Nobody is a computer at some point, we are all bound … Continue reading How to stop forgetting things easily
I remember back then maybe four years ago when this sim card registration was really serious here in Lagos, Nigeria. Before one got his sim registered, he had to leave home early enough in order to be in the front of the angry queue. Believe me. It was such a frustrating queue that one won’t like to be in. The first day I decided to embark on the registration journey, I left home late and when I got there, I was shocked at what I saw. The queue was jeeez! When it finally got to my turn, they quickly said … Continue reading Survival Amidst the Crowd
Hello all, I bring to you Create time for ideas! Different people have different time they do their thinking, some over the night, some during break period at their place of work and so on. It’s just a perfect time that works best for them they all crave for. If one is embarking on a new journey, one will have to gather all the necessary things like: maps, information, advice and knowledge about the new destination. It also applies to new projects. You can’t have a successful projects without great ideas. Before embarking on a serious and worthy project, one … Continue reading Create Time for Ideas
“That smile was angelic, it was heavenly, it was magical, it gave me hope and reason to live again, it was my inspiration, it was all I needed” he said to me on the opening of his new company. I wasn’t really the ‘always smiling type’ as some people call it. Back then, I always had a very serious strong looking face, I barely smiled. It wasn’t because I do not like smiling or I was always sad or I had no reason to smile. No! I just didn’t know the power of a smile. It was 5 years … Continue reading The Power of a Smile
Many years back, my ideology about life was far different from the way I see it now. My beliefs, my attitude and who I used to be changed after the life changing encounter. Before, I used to think that life was only about fun, party and all that. I never believed in love, never had human sympathy or thought about the future. I always seek revenge at any cost not minding how many lifes would be lost by my actions, my ego got the better of me, families. Life, properties were destroyed all because of my wicked actions! One fateful … Continue reading A Life Changing Encounter
Check out these two men HE HATES HIS JOB He woke up early in the morning, stretched both hands and yawned out loud. Quickly stared at the clock and he was like “let me go back to bed, there’s still some time’. He finally woke up late after the long sleep; walked to the bathroom sluggishly. After showering, he got dressed and left home. Approaching the office, he was looking really sad like a man having lots of ugly memories in his head. Little issues and reactions from his fellow colleagues irritated him. He got frustrated working. When it was … Continue reading I Love My Job!
Just a continuation of Expecting something big? Be patient If you have been following to this point, I advice you don’t stop now. Read on Let’s get deeper into patience and impatience… Impatience can make you loose great opportunities. Mr Chris was supposed to be the MD for that branch but he lost the opportunity as a result of his impatience. To Mr Chris, resigning and waiting to see if the company would call him back and promote him was the easiest and best solution but “the easiest solution is not always the best solution”. Sometimes, delay happens because something … Continue reading Expecting something big? Be patient! (Part 2)
Mr Chris worked for a company for many years. He was ranked a level 4 staff in his department. In the company, staffs were being promoted after 3 years of being in a particular level. After three years of being a level 4 staff, he was due for promotion but for some reasons, his promotion was delayed. Out of impatience, he wrote a resignation letter thinking he will be begged to stay back due to his commitment to work. Unfortunately for him, the company let him go and few weeks after he resigned, Mr Chris assistant was promoted in his … Continue reading Expecting something big? Be patient!