Everything starts small. Rome was not built in one day. You do not start climbing a tree from the top. A journey of a thousand miles starts with one step. You cannot start running before you learn how to walk. The bible says do not despise the days of your humble beginnings. Instead of shunning them, ...
Life demands that we grow, that we move from one point to another, and so on. In this vein, we are expected to carry on with life in a manner that is acceptable. “There is not less wit, not less invention, in applying rightly a thought one finds in a book, than in being the first ...
Sometimes life gives you what you did not bargain for. You must learn to overcome the many challenges that come your way. If you want to progress and grow you should not be afraid when you are faced with challenges. In fact, adversities prepare you for what is coming ahead. Embracing your current challenges will ...
We all have skeletons in our closets. Some of the skeletons do not make us proud to look at. They remind us of the unpleasant bad past. There is no perfect individual on planet earth, non at all. Even the so-called righteous men and women of God have dark skeletons. Some even, darker than can be ...
Every action moves you closer to your destiny. Every small action you take adds to your personal development and self-growth. “Thoughts lead on to purposes; purposes go forth in action; actions form habits; habits decide character; and character fixes our destiny.” Tyron Edwards Develop a habit of taking regular actions on your personal plan that help you ...
A journey of a thousand miles begins with one step in the right direction. Do not be discouraged by what you do not have. Your life’s journey is about to begin. “It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end.” Ursula Le Guin. Today you begin ...
We all have the potential to achieve our goals. Those who become successful are those who try. Those who dare to try have the most chance to succeed. The potential to succeed is naturally inbuilt in all human beings. But unless you unlock it, it will always remain potential. God gave us the ability and the ...
“To be a winner, all you have to give is all you have.” Today is a beautiful day. Another day that the Lord has given us to conquer.Do not worry about what you did not achieve yesterday, for yesterday is but history and today is a present. Start afresh and give it all you have to ...
Yes, life will always throw things at you. But, I believe that everything that happens to us happens for a reason.
Success is determined and measured by the goals you have accomplished. Goal setting gives direction to your life and boosts your motivation.
We were created to provide solutions to problems that are faced by the world. We are to make our lives useful for the benefit of humanity.
Your mind is the key to your personal development and self improvement. Having a changed positive mind is an asset as you pursue your life.
“It is more blessed to give than to receive” – The Bible. “We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give” – Winston Churchill. Giving just like receiving generally makes you feel happy. There are many studies and researches that have been conducted to prove that giving is ...
We are all responsible for charting the course of our lives. One must, therefore, endeavour to pursue the desires of their heart.
What determines your success or failure your mental attitude towards your daily activities. The positive the better.
You cannot succeed without failure. The fear of failure can help define your destiny or can actually break your ambitions.
We all have dreams, ideas and aspirations that we would like to achieve. However, turning them into reality is always a challenge.
Nothing is impossible when you have the will to do it. Develop the courage and summon your energies to help you achieve your goals.
There are many theories and many books written on the subject of success. I have summarised what I think are the 4 keys to success.
The propensity to achieve more is usually driven by our previous success there do more things that help you achieve more.
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important that fear.
If you have to succeed you have to know that the most important change begins with you. Get a grip on your life by changing your thoughts.
Never underestimate the power of your actions. One small good gesture may just be enough to help change someones life. From worse to better.
How not to be successful is an article that makes you think about the things that make you realise to avoid your own pitfalls.
Self-improvement takes a lot of hard work. Writing, being productive, managing your finances and improving your social life, all of these
“Only those who have learned the power of sincere and selfless contribution will ever experience life’s deepest joy; true fulfillment” – Anthony Robbins.We live to serve people. Humanity was created for service. Whatever kind of job you do is related to serving people. It may be directly or indirectly interacting with people, but I believe that ...
Happiness is a decision that we have to make on a daily basis. To enjoy a fulfilling life we must decide to live happily.
Everything starts with your mind. Your mind is the compass for your life’s intended purpose. Guard your mind and feed it with correct stuff.
Our attitude about the future depends on our ability to see the future. Each of us has the inherent ability to dream, design, and experience the future through our hopeful imagination. Whatever the mind has the capacity to imagine
“God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference” – Serenity Prayer…
Get set, ready, steady go. The challenge starts today. The die is cast. There is no turning back. This is the beginning of the month-long article posting challenge. In my previous post,
What would life be like without challenges? My guess is that it would be boring, actually very boring. As days continue rolling over in the new year and..
The key to happiness is having dreams. The key to success is making your dreams come true. We all have dreams, but life can be a discouragement. Life has a way of pushing our dreams backwards. We all have gone through a rough patch in our lives and this may have resulted in burying our ...
Life requires that we move on while our human nature dictates that we remain in our “comfort zone”. Unfortunately our comfort zone does not..
Human beings by nature want to have the easy things in life. Most of us are full of envy, when we see our friends driving beautiful fancy cars and living a seemingly comfortable and enjoying life in general.
Life is lived from the inside out. At the very core of your personality are your values. What you become or what you are, is largely dictated by the values that you hold strong. If your values are love, kindness, honesty, positivity and sincerity that is what will often be shown in your life. Our ...
We all have formed an image of our self in one way or another. I have been doing a personal study of my performance in relation to my personal image. The discovery has been phenomenon. I have discovered that the way I view my self has a direct relationship with my task performance and my ...
Change is inevitable especially with the continuous advancement of technology and information gathering. We live in a changing world.
Why is it important to live consciously or have a conscious mind? Do you live consciously? “I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor” – Henry D Thoreau. Many of us live our lives on auto pilot. We just flow with the wind. We ...
This is the second part of a two part series on 8 ways to help maximise your potential. A quick reminder of the definition of the world.
“Believe in a hope that a new hope is dawning, believe that your dreams will come true, believe in the promise of brighter tomorrows, begin by believing in you”. The darkest hour of the night is just before dawn. Have you ever noticed that when you are about to break through there is usually a ...
We are nearly coming to the end of the year and it’s about time you started reviewing what your current goals are and what you have achieved. If you did not start out with any resolutions at the beginning of the year perhaps this is the right time to evaluate what you have achieved during ...
I cannot emphasise how important it is to know and write down your life’s intended purpose. We all have a purpose in life that is why we…
“In the absence of clearly defined goals, we become strangely loyal to performing daily acts of trivia.” ~ Unknown. Goal setting is the one activity that sets apart achievers from those who are surviving or just getting by. By goal setting we are enabled to create the future we want to happen rather than live the ...
When you condition your mind in such a way that you think, feel, and live success, believe me, your goal achievement will be sooner rather..
“Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don’t quit” ~ Conrad Hilton. You may have asked yourself this old age question. Why are other people more successful than others; why is it that some people make more money, have more friends, enjoy better life than others; ...
“You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you” ~ Brian Tracy. Relationships of all kinds are often perceived as very delicate things, that require extra effort to maintain. However, a ...
“Life isn’t about finding yourself, life is about creating yourself” ~ George Bernard Shaw. Before we start please get a piece of paper and write down the answer to the following questions. What do you think about yourself, what do you think your colleagues and peers think about you? The answers off course will vary ...
“All growth is from within” ~ Master Key. “Change and growth take place when a person has risked himself and dares to become involved with experimenting with his own life” ~ Herbert Otto. I know and believe that every normal thinking person has a dream, at least I have one. We all want to believe ...
Success is a journey, not a destination” ~ Ben Sweetland. Indeed success is not a destination that you can say now I have arrived at success.
“The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wander and stand and rapt in awe, is as good as dead; his eyes are closed” ~ Albert Einstein. Emotional self-awareness ...
Be happy for the rest of the year. “A man is successful if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he…
It is hence important in life to set your own achievable targets that are measurable. Before you set your goals, write down your life plan.
Addressing the 3 main motivation killers
Success cannot be achieved without confidence. I have learned that most successful people are the ones who have mastered their confidence.
Develop the Right Mental Attitude for You to Succeed
Self-improvement does not come without hard work and perseverance. You have to work harder, dig deeper, and sacrifice more to attain your ..
Time management is of the essence in any personal development endeavours. We all must learn how to manage this precious commodity.
Lack of motivation happens to us all, but if you do not encourage yourself to accept opportunities and be challenged, no one else will.
Be gracious and stay happy
I have realized that every time I think that I have made the correct choice there is a great sense of satisfaction and happiness.
Empowering others is attention. Just like every one of us love attention in one way or the other. Learn to listen with a keen interest.
You Have Something to Give
The dawn of a season
5 Personal Success Questions
Keeping track of your achievements
But, what tools do you need to have for a successful business? Many of us focus too much on the money part and neglect other important…
Watch your thoughts; they become words. Watch your words; they become actions. Watch your actions; they become habits. Watch your habits;..
It pays to start small
The law of success
The secret and source of power
You are gifted and talented
Evolution is key to success
Having a positive mindset is not only an asset to any endeavor but also to the individual as we generally like being around positive people.
3 reasons why leaders fail
“Count your blessings” – Og Madino. This is perhaps one of the most common quote I have come across without really digesting the meaning. As simple and popular as the quote maybe very few of us have actually sat down and done what it says. That is counting our blessings. With the fast changing and ...
Is knowledge key to success?
Motivation and inspiration. I have never come across a successful person who has no inspiration and motivation. To succeed you need motivation.
Self improvement take place at work? At home? At school? When you exert extra effort in doing things. H – Hang on to your dreams.
“The more difficulties one has to encounter, within and without, the more significant and the higher in inspiration his life will be” – Horace Bushnell. One of the keys to being able to maintain the motivation levels for any project is found in the ability to stay positive no matter what the circumstances are. Having ...
Integrity means that you, as a leader, admit your shortcomings. It means that you work to develop your strengths and compensate for your…
Leaders and motivation. We are all born with leadership qualities regardless of our situation the difference is how much of it are we using.
How to attract prosperity
To attain personal mastery and confidence, it is important to believe in yourself. It is also important to be content with yourself.
Believe in yourself
Perhaps one of the key physical ingredients to personal development is having a good memory. We use it in our daily lives but often we take..
If you are one of those people who want to think better like me, your brain power boost might be just a few steps away. Learn how wto boost it.
The starting point for success is determination and self-belief, both of which begin in the mind. The state of your mind is key for your life.
Stand on Your Two Feet
How to build your character
Explore the Power in You
You are What You Think
You have the potential Do you know that you are the only one of your kind in this world? Uniquely designed and wonderfully made.
Living With Hope
Power of Thoughts” perhaps it is one of the most important, in the quest for personal development. I believe that you are what you are..