Category Archives for "Passion & Dreams"

las vegas branding, tim maina, stance branding

Your Story: Tim Maina, Brand Strategist Extraordinaire

In continuing with the series #YourStory2015 I would like to introduce Tim Maina, a brilliant brand strategist based in Las Vegas.I am so proud to say that Tim is a fellow Kenyan, who has blazed his own trail, starting for very humble beginnings to pursuing his dreams with courage and strength, to where he is […]

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Your Story in 2015

Your Story: The Ambitions of Lala Ortiz

So I started a campaign, #YourStory2015 in which I asked a number of great folks who were kind enough to respond to me, what their goals are for 2015. During the course of this month I will be sharing their stories. I hope that they inspire and motivate you the way they have already done […]

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Is This It For You

New Video: Is This It For You?

Last week, I walked into my colleague’s office and I shot off the question, “Tell me, is this…” I looked around the office and back to him “…it for you.” He knew exactly what I meant, and he replied quickly. “No. This is not it for me.” So I responded, “what, for you, is it? […]

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The Painful Perils of Persistent Pessimism!

You know what I’ve learnt from most millennials? (That’s anyone born after 1988). Optimism, and anything to do with positive thinking, is for suckers. Suckers with no life, no game, and absolutely no swag! (Am I allowed to use ‘swag’ in 2015?) It is waaayyy more cooler to be a skeptic. A cynic. A pessimist, who […]

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you become what you believe yourself to be

Don’t Believe In Your Current Abilities

“Man often becomes what he believes himself to be. If I keep on saying to myself that I cannot do a certain thing, it is possible that I may end by really becoming incapable of doing it. On the contrary, if I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the […]

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Remove the clutter from your life

GET RID OF THE CLUTTER!

I have to admit, I have been seriously off track for the last couple of weeks. I will be honest that I still have self-sabotage eating at the routines that I diligently created for the past year. I am not immune to self-sabotage. In fact, it has been with me for decades. When you spend […]

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Push Factor Saturday: NO JUDGE ZONE!

“Why wait to have  resolutions at the beginning of the year? Why not set your goals right now?” ~ Kenneth Muriithi This last PF Saturday that took place on the 18th of October was very special to me. It was intimate and very relaxed, and that was what made it so magical for me. I […]

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New Video: Let’s Talk About The “F” Word!

I had a wonderful Skype call this last week with a great friend of mine about failure. It boggles my mind how crazy and warped our views are on failure. There is this impossible expectation we have created for ourselves that when things go wrong, it is our fault and it is a horrible thing, as though […]

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