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When I Was 11, I Decided I Was stupid

It’s so easy for a child to trick her/himself into believing something and holding on to it for dear life. This is exactly what I did. I decided that I was stupid. I made this decision based on how badly I was doing in my 5th year of primary/elementary school. Everything was lovely when I […]

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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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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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Let Your Push Factor Override Your Fear Factor

How do you know that you have overcome a fear? When, despite the fear, you keep doing that very thing that scares the holy crap out of you! So do you want to conquer your fear? Then do me a favour. Find Your Push Factor! What is your Push Factor? It is your most compelling, […]

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Keep Calm and Stick To Your Plans

When the going gets tough, you better keep going! I am actually writing this article more for me, than for you, as a reminder to myself that no matter how difficult this journey gets, I MUST keep going, because I have invested too much into this to turn back now. So consider this a think-out-loud-article. […]

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