Baby Steps in Starting your Business

You want to run your business? Be your own boss? Or you are simply tired of saying yes sir yes ma (in the real sense, you aren’t going to be tired for you will say it to your customers…lol) and you want to try something out.

The first thing most people do is to just think of an idea, jump into it and run. While that s good, what is expedient is the sustainability of that idea and Continue reading

Confronting your fears

Fear…it’s something we can all relate with in different areas of our lives at different moments and in different circumstances.

Some know how to deal with it, circumventing it, and forging ahead…others may refuse to confront it…and others would use it either to their negative Continue reading

Free Education

By Olumide Akintokun

I was at a meeting recently and a colleague had some feedback for one of his supervisors. Almost as soon as he finished giving his feedback, even before the convener of the meeting had had the chance to talk, the subject of the feedback started to ‘attack’ every point made by the bearer of the feedback. Everything he said was in defence of himself. Not once did he acknowledge the feedback. Not once did he take Continue reading

Trappings of Power

Have you ever heard or read the report about a person…and you wonder either in consternation or in admiration…until your perception about this person is shattered or your reality is rocked by unknown revelations and insights about this person(s)?

I read a book very recently, “A Prisoner in His Palace” by Will Bardenwerper …stumbled upon it while reading another book, “Extreme Ownership: How U.S Continue reading

Have you…

Have you ever sat…and looked across the room in search of a familiar face but there is none?

Have you ever walked round the compound… recalling conversations that can’t be had again?

Have you ever walked down the passageway…and wondering why is the silence is so loud?

Have you ever tried to hold a conversation with someone…and realise the person…is not there but there?

Have you ever sat down and asked yourself…where is everybody?

Have you ever paused to think and answer, where am I and where is the way?

Have you…?