Building Structures

Creating A System that Works for You Many people “wing” it daily in the various areas of their lives. There are so many aspects in our lives where structure is beneficial. It is valuable in our careers, businesses, relationships, investment plans, spiritual-life, health and other areas. In the educational sector for instance, during my tenure…

Change

EMBRACE CHANGE

The Only Constant Thing in Life is… “The very nature of life is change, to resist this natural flow is to resist the very essence of our existence.” – Heraclitus Everything in life changes, the question is, do we accept it? Nick Vujicic is a 33-year-old man who was diagnosed with Phocomelia, an extraordinarily rare…

RE-EVALUATE YOUR GOALS

Attaining Concrete Results As a child, did you ever chase and attempt to catch the moon? Such an intriguing, daring yet impossible goal. When life takes an unexpected turn, re-evaluating your options, actions and decisions, as well as setting SMART goals, are excellent ways to get back on track. “If your dreams don’t scare you,…

Tailor Vocation

The Nigerian TVET Challenge PART 2

Hi there, This is a follow up to my previous article on the Nigerian TVET challenge.  If you recall, I stated that for us to solve our TVET challenge, we must re-work our primary and secondary education system to make it practically impossible for any student to come out of our schools without acquiring basic…

Improve Daily

1% BETTER EVERYDAY

COMMIT TO DAILY SELF-IMPROVEMENT Success is a few simple disciplines, practiced every day; while failure is simply a few errors in judgment, repeated every day. — Jim Rohn. It is so easy to overestimate the importance of one defining moment and underestimate the value of making small improvements on a daily basis. Too often, we…

Leave Past

Leave the Past Behind

March Forward There’s a difference between learning from the past and dwelling on it. Reflecting on the choices we made in the past should give us a proper perspective and ultimately assist in making better decisions as we continue our journey in life. Whilst “you are a product of your past, you are not a…

The Nigerian TVET Challenge

Hi there, Over the upcoming weeks, I’ll be sharing my thoughts on the challenges facing the Nigerian Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) and what is being done by the Government and Private Sector in that regard. TVET has become critical to the upskilling of mid-level manpower – as they are the driving force…

Break Unhealthy Relationships

Letting Go of Unhealthy Relationships

Be Willing to Try Again “Humans are social beings, and we are happier and better when we connect with others.” –  Paul Bloom. Humans are social beings and during the course of our lives, we would be involved in all kinds of relationships. Some will be healthy and others unhealthy. When you find yourself in…

Spreading Love

Spreading Love

Creating a Love Chain In 2005, there was a Boston court clerk named Glen James, he lost his job and had spent 7 years living on the street and in shelters. One day, he found a backpack containing travellers’ cheques and cash amounting to more than $40,000. Rather than keep the money, he handed it…