How to celebrate small wins

Photo by Jill Wellington on Pexels.com With all this in mind, it is the small wins we achieve that need to be acknowledged and appreciated for what they are. Motivation is a huge factor of whether or not we succeed, and being able to reward ourselves and celebrate small wins is the key. Here’s how … Continue reading How to celebrate small wins

How to get motivated daily

1. Find out What Drives You Today Why not take some time today and do a quick reflection of where you’re at now? Take one aspect of your life that you’d like to progress further in. For example, it may be your current job. Start with your why. Write down your reasons for why you’re in the job that … Continue reading How to get motivated daily

Understanding motivation

Photo by Gerd Altmann on Pexels.com You likely know of people who have been doing the same thing for years and seem to not have any problem staying stagnant. Whether it be in their marriage, job, or personal endeavors, they seem to be getting along just fine without progressing towards anything “better.” On the other … Continue reading Understanding motivation

You can’t be everyone’s cup of tea

There will always be someone in this life who just doesn’t like you, no matter how hard you try to please them. There will always be something that you say, or do, which causes offence or division.Whether you meant to or not. There will always be someone who finds fault in you, your life or … Continue reading You can’t be everyone’s cup of tea

The secret to lasting marriages

Photo by Mukesh Mohanty on Pexels.com Mrs Cynthia Okpara went to her husband's office to report him to his boss. She told her husband's boss how her husband Mr Odogwu Okpara usually squanders his N60,000 salary and only gave her N30,000 for upkeep. After her narration, the boss told her to come back on the … Continue reading The secret to lasting marriages

What are corporate antibodies?

Photo by Ron Lach on Pexels.com Beware of the corporate antibodies! If they are at work, you can spot them in statements such as: “We already tried that and couldn’t make it work.”“What we’re doing has worked fine for years; there is no need to change.”“We already explored that idea years ago but decided against … Continue reading What are corporate antibodies?

The fear of criticism

Photo by MART PRODUCTION on Pexels.com Every person on this planet is afraid of something, no matter how emotionally, physically, mentally or psychologically balanced we seem to be. Most fears are inherited, some inculcated, while some are identified from close observation within our environment as well. We as humans at one point in our lives, … Continue reading The fear of criticism

Success is rarely accidental, it’s habitual

Photo by Gladson Xavier on Pexels.com When Eric Yuan came to the United States from China in the 1990s, success didn’t happen right away. For one thing, it took him nine attempts before his U.S. visa was finally approved. It would have been easy to give up after being rejected time after time, but Yuan remained persistent. … Continue reading Success is rarely accidental, it’s habitual

The untold secrets to success

Photo by Gerd Altmann on Pexels.com America has long been seen as the land of opportunity. After all, there have been plenty of rags-to-riches stories in U.S. history. Take Oprah Winfrey, for example. She’s just one of the many billionaires who grew up poor. That begs the question of whether coming from little money can … Continue reading The untold secrets to success

6 Ways to success

Photo by Gerd Altmann on Pexels.com 6 Strategies for Reaching Your Definition of Success 1. Create a Vision for Your Life A vision is not just a picture of what could be; it is an appeal to our better selves, a call to become something more.ROSABETH MOSS KANTER Knowing how to succeed involves knowing what … Continue reading 6 Ways to success

10 Tools to improve job performance and increase productivity

Productivity determines the quality of results. Work is a vicious cycle of setting and meeting targets/deadlines; individuals and companies require productivity systems and tools to stay top of their game and deliver results. Productivity is a function of many factors — organization, work environment, motivation, time management, and health, among others. man drawing schedule of business growth … Continue reading 10 Tools to improve job performance and increase productivity

WHY YOU’RE NOT GETTING THAT PROMOTION, AND WHAT YOU SHOULD DO ABOUT IT

LET’S SAY YOU’VE BEEN IN YOUR CURRENT ROLE AT YOUR COMPANY FOR THREE YEARS. YOU FEEL THAT YOU’RE DOING EVERYTHING THAT YOUR JOB DESCRIPTION ENTAILS AND MORE, AND YET, YOU’VE BEEN OVERLOOKED FOR TWO PROMOTIONS YOU THINK WOULD HAVE SUITED YOU WELL. YOU SAY TO YOURSELF, “WHY IS EVERYONE GETTING PROMOTED BUT ME?”  Photo by Yan … Continue reading WHY YOU’RE NOT GETTING THAT PROMOTION, AND WHAT YOU SHOULD DO ABOUT IT