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The Force of Hunger

The Force of Hunger

Hunger is one of the greatest motivators on the face of the earth. A hungry person will get to a point where they will do literally anything to get something to eat. At that point logic is pushed to the background. This is the point when options that would never have been considered are now […]

The Deception of Activity

The Deception of Activity

In football, having ball possession means nothing if not converted into goals. The power is not in possession but in conversion. Possession without conversion is merely activity without productivity. This is where a lot of people are today. The value of a team is not determined by how much possession of the ball they have. […]

Overcoming Rejection

Overcoming Rejection

One great hindrance to the progress of people is what I call the spirit of rejection. It is bad enough to think that people reject you but the worst kind of rejection is self rejection. For instance, my mother was deaf in one ear. No one knew because the other ear was very well developed […]

The Power of One

The Power of One

How many times have we heard the news of how one driver through his recklessness drove many to their untimely deaths? One person dropping a matchstick carelessly led to a wild fire in the United States destroying thousands of acres, rendering hundreds of people homeless and costing billions of dollars in damage. On the 28th […]

Creative Insurgency

Creative Insurgency

Imagination is the ability to see things that do not exist and to hear words that have never been said. It is the ability to create possibility where there was none. It is the fundamental driving force behind innovation. Every Innovative idea is the product of an active imagination. It therefore follows that if we […]

Authentic Living

Authentic Living

As I travel around this country and indeed around Africa one thing that greatly fascinates me is the brain power that we have as a people. Just go online and see also the exploits of Africans in the world of research and innovation across the globe. We are a truly blessed people. This discovery then […]

Conquering Pressure

Conquering Pressure

You will never know what is in you until a demand is made on it. That demand will come in the form of pressure. Pressure is never invited. It just comes and it comes in different ways. Unfortunately, so many people today are letting pressure get the better of them. They are making permanent decisions […]

A Legacy of Mediocrity

A Legacy of Mediocrity

A Legacy of Mediocrity? As a generation what legacy are we leaving for future generations? This might sound like an abstract question with no well defined answer. To some it might even appear to be a rhetorical question but in the answer to that question lies the power to determine the quality of life that […]

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