Category Archives for "Self Confidence"

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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Video Of The Week: Don’t Ever Quit!

“Until you have had the taste of finishing, you will never respect yourself.” ~ T.D. Jakes   I resonated so deeply with the above motivational quote, because I discovered self-respect for myself when I made the decision to be consistent, for ONCE in my life. Since starting Push Factor, I had a lot of energy, […]

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Maybe It’s Time To Have A Better Relationship With Your Problems

I am at a point in my life where I know I am headed into a new chapter. Actually I’m right in the middle of it! Now while I know that I have had my work cut out for me for quite some time, it is only when one gets into the thick of things […]

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I’ve Been Struggling… But I Love It!

I’ve never told you about how Push Factor got started did I? Well, the following article is the long and short of it. But let me start by saying that nothing is scarier than change, and the uncertainty of moving to the next chapter of life. When I started Push Factor, with the genius assistance […]

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5 Ways To Take Consistent Action (No Matter What!)

Do me a favour: don’t ever tell yourself that you are not consistent! You consistently wake up every morning, prepare for work, if you have a family, get the kids ready for school, etc. You consistently go through your daily routines at work, during the week, and errands during the weekend. Even if you’re always […]

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What Can Mike Tyson’s First Trainer Teach You About Your Mind?

Over the weekend, I purchased the “Mike Tyson: The Undisputed Truth” audio book. Mind you, this book is 20 hours long. I am now 8 hours into this fascinating book. It is a very honest and candid account of his life, but what caught my attention most was how he became THE Mike Tyson. When […]

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The Brutal Truth: Your Number 1 Motivator!

CAUTION! This is a brutally honest post. Here is what I have finally come to grips with: I am surrounded by mediocrity. It has finally dawned on me that if I continue to stay in this environment without putting in real effort every-day, then this year will end with me having broken the 1 and […]

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5 Tell-Tale Signs Of Self Sabotage!

You know those days when you feel like you’ve been giving it all you’ve got for the past couple of weeks or months, and you feel like there is absolutely nobody to acknowledge your effort?  That’s the time that negative voice starts playing with your mind, seducing you into giving up altogether. It starts innocently […]

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1 Surefire Way To Have Unshakeable Self Confidence…

About 2 nights ago I was having a phone conversation with my brand strategist and good friend, Tim Maina. We usually chat over Skype 2 days a week. Now Tim is somewhat of a crazy hero to me. He came from very humble beginnings here in Kenya to move to the US, with $400 in […]

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You Better Motivate You!

Fear comes in so many disguises. When you have finally started something you’ve always wanted to start, and you are at your first hundred steps of that thousand mile journey, a new kind of fear starts to set in. When you have spent more than a year working on your goal, and you still cannot […]

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