Posted by on May 24, 2017 | 0 comments

Do You Want to Achieve Your Goals? Lead.

What does it take to achieve your goals and move your life in a particular direction? Leadership!¬†That’s right. You need to lead yourself towards the aspirations that you have for your life. Personal leadership is about being the master of your fate and the captain of your soul, to paraphrase¬†William Ernest Henley’s Invictus. Like all forms of leadership, personal leadership requires that you engage in certain practices that will help to move you forward in life. How to lead yourself to achieve your goals: Define your vision Too often people get busy “doing” without quite knowing what they are doing and why. What is important to you? Where do you see yourself in 10 years’ time? Who do you want to become? What would you love to achieve? In what way do you want to contribute? All of these questions are vital to ask yourself as you craft a powerful vision for your life. Translate your vision into tangible goals A vision is a lofty ideal, the “north star”...

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Posted by on May 4, 2017 | 0 comments

Dare to Dream Again

What do you do when life knocks you down? Get up, dust yourself off. And dream again. What if you are left feeling battered and bruised? Lick your wounds clean so they can heal. Then dream again. What about when all hope seems gone? Reach out to someone you love and ask them to help you to dream again. What about if you feel all alone in the world? You remember that none of us are ever alone. What happens when you feel lost, with no way of knowing which way to turn? You dream again of the place you want to be, and you take the first step in faith. What if every dream you’ve ever had is lying in pieces all around you? You raise your chin, look straight ahead, and you dare to dream again. What do you do when the walls won’t come down and the doors refuse to open? You stop banging, take a step back, and dream anew. What about all the evil...

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