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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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9 Interesting Facts I Have Learnt About Happiness

  Heaven–as you call it–is nowhere. Let’s just put some space between the w and the h in that word and you’ll that heaven is now…here. Sometimes I feel like I was cheated… actually, like we have all been cheated. I look around me and I see very few examples of what happiness truly is. […]

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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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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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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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Push Factor TV: Dealing With Fear of Criticism

In this video I get into the fear of criticism and how crippling it can be. It can prevent us from truly being and doing all we can to live a full and purposeful life. I hope you enjoy the video! My apologies in advance for the poor sound. I shall do better videos in […]

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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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