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I Failed: Lessons From My Biggest Failure

I failed badly in school. It took me 5 years to do a 3 year degree. I wasn’t happy with that at all, especially during my second last year of school, which was supposed to be my last. When I realised how badly I failed, I practically freaked out and had to go for a […]

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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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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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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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5 Quotes To Live By With Wale Akinyemi

Yesterday evening, I had the great pleasure of attending a talk by Dr. Wale Akinyemi. Whenever someone tells me there is going to be a meeting that’ll add value to my life, I grab the opportunity with all hands. And I loved every minute of this particular talk. I could see why Dr. Akinyemi is […]

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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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