For a very long time I’ve been a victim to failed goals. I’d set them and work tirelessly towards them but while I get to have a few wins most times I lose out.
The most popular excuse people give for not writing is lack of time.
Call it a return on resource investment and you won’t be wrong. Continue reading
“Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.” – Dr. Seuss
From stringing sentences to brush strokes and lyrical rhythms, the work involved in creating beautiful art is boundless.
Yes, producing works of art can be tedious.
Finishing An Art?
Yes, in the same way that crafts like writing, painting and singing are arts, getting to complete what you’ve started is also an art. It is a skill that can be learnt and mastered.
How Greed, Ingratitude and Lack of sharing are depriving you of happiness
You’ve just landed a multi-million dollar contract but you see it like a normal feat!
Your business just recorded an 80% profit for the year but all you said was “it could be better”!
You passed all your exams and are topping your class yet you see it as an everyday thing!
You have all the human factors seemingly required to make a happy man but you aren’t happy!
The three (3) positive attitudes you must imbibe to be successful
It is always a pity to see someone settling for far less than their capability. They never heed to the advice – Be positive.
They thus always conform to the negative manner in which the society portrays things.
Five tips to Staying focused on your goal
You nurse an ambition and pursue it. It is your goal and you focus on it. Many of us see our goal as priceless and worthy of all our effort. But sometimes you find yourself getting distracted from the goal itself, you lose focus and thus eventually lose the goal.
Whenever you take action, you get better off when you had only planned, intended, wished or aspired. The statements below are commonly made by people who have a big wishbone and don’t back it up with a backbone of doing:
‘I wish I were a writer’,
‘I wish I were a dancer’,
‘I wish I had started a blog’,
‘I intend to join a music group’,
‘I am an aspiring businessman’,
Does this Sound like you? Many people are in the category of good intention makers but bad action takers.
A few weeks ago I was conversing with a friend whom I hadn’t seen for three years.
After the usual, ‘long time no see’ and ‘how have you been?’ salutations,
he asked me a question – ‘What does success mean to you?’ I was silent for a while and he added, ‘What’s your life target?’
I was dumbfounded by the gravity of the question and couldn’t answer. All through my journey back to school I kept pondering on it – what does success mean to me personally?
I didn’t get to the bottom of it until recently. I now understand what my friend was asking me to do.
In that post I promised to come up with a list of great apps to help you in scheduling. They are mostly called calendar apps or simply to-do list apps.
The 21st century human being is an ever engaged being;
A busy bee or better still a buzzing being.
To him the 24 hour day is grossly inadequate and thus he always has tons of undone tasks.
This causes him to undermine his efforts. “I’m not doing enough!” he asserts.
The truth is, we all want to do more, be more and have more. In short, we crave increased productivity.
To be more productive you need to literally do more. Great, this is why you pick at several tasks.
The’s something about achieving any task, succeeding over any hurdle or beating any Target. As long as you don’t do it – it doesn’t get done. It remains just another item on your task list.
It is true that for many people there’s nothing more daunting than starting out at a task.
Doing more – becoming more and achieving more is surprisingly easy.
Many aspiring writers struggle with procrastination. Continue reading
The deliberate pursuit of success is so commonplace today that success feels more like a need than a want. People chase success at all cost and by any means.
While at this, some succeed, others don’t. But, to the bulk of these people, extreme success is rare. This is because a lot of people don’t know how to get there.
Truth is: Every one is capable of achieving success but success itself is a loose term as what it means to one person could be way different from what it does to another.
“Art is never finished, only abandoned.” – Leonardo Da Vinci
The creative process is much about preparation and good habits as these can drive you beyond places where inspiration stops.