"Vision Without Action Becomes A Missed Opportunity" ~ ABE It takes imagination to dream and conceptualize a vision but boldness, confidence and discipline to pursue it. Admittedly, even with laser-like focus, we can sometimes go off track. It is therefore important that we challenge ourselves to always get back in alignment with our vision. Interestingly, [...]
The struggle is real... I know everyone keeps talking about levelling up or bossing up (myself included) but God knows it's not easy. Pursuit of our dreams and aspirations calls for us to be intentional but also for a serious balancing act. Furthermore, our daily lifestyles can make it feel near impossible to break the cycle necessary to get anything "extra" done.
“If you don’t try to create the future you want, youmust endure the future you get.”—John C. Maxwell We should all give ourselves a pat on the back because this year has been one rough ride. As we move into the New Year, I honestly believe that many of us have grown in wisdom, resilience [...]
In Part 1 of the "Embrace the Embrace", I looked at the varying perspectives on what it takes to achieve success. By now, I am hoping that you understand that success comes from transformation; and that transformation is a journey or according to Michelle Obama, a forward motion to become the best version of yourself. [...]
The right mindset, attitude and even the benefit of a good mentor, can ensure that our employees are also being repositioned for future. The idea of failing forward should be seen as progress too so we must be prepared to make the most important decision for our careers and – keep moving, keep adapting, keep learning and keep growing.
I am not trying to be popular; just purposeful!" - Unknown Over the last few months, this crisis has reminded me that being successful and being fulfilled are not the same thing. I am also reminded that life really isn't about finding yourself, it's about discovering who God created us to be and living our [...]
The courage to always get back up after we have been knocked down is a special gift.... From time to time, we all experience some degree of self doubt, myself included. This can manifest itself even further when we look on and see the success achieved by others, which sometimes creates a feeling that we [...]
Denzel Washington once shared with a group of graduating students, "dreams without goals are just dreams!” While the late Kobe Byrant argued that "great things only come from hardwork and perseverance; no excuses." Both of these profound statements stood with me since listening intently to their interviews some time back on YouTube. Intuitively, these statements caused me to challenge myself on whether [...]