Hello, everyone! The season of May to July is always my favorite apart from the fact that it is summertime, but I love this period because it is graduation season for many and even though I am not graduating now, people are, across the world. The best parts of graduations which I love are the commencement speeches. One gets to hear wise words you need as you enter another phase in your life. So today’s post is on 10 Inspiring quotes from this year’s commencements and if you do get time, watch some of the speeches, you will learn… View Post

We are all unique beings, born to do great things on planet Earth. No two individuals are the same, not even twins. God has made it this way so we can all use our different skills and abilities to serve humanity. It is sad to see we live in a world filled with copies-people trying to pattern their lives after others and failing to realise “we can never be like the other person.” No one can take your place. No one can be like you so instead of comparing or patterning your journey after someone else’s, why don’t you focus… View Post

Short and sharp. ‘The ABC to Student Success’ is a go-to book for young people. Hayley weaves self-help with psychology and life lessons to produce a masterpiece where youths can learn, be encouraged and inspired to follow their dreams. 161 pages where you can realize your worth, realize you are not here to just be mediocre. You were born to do great things. What I love about the book is that Hayley interweaves her story throughout and I think that is very important because readers always want to connect with the author. They want to see examples… they want to… View Post

Ease is a greater threat to progress than hardship.” – Denzel Washington Listen to the news, pick up the newspaper, scroll through your Twitter feed, I can guarantee you there is something to complain of. That is life and that is the job of the media- constantly bombarding you with lots of information which sometimes causes you to whine….but what separates great people from the mediocre is the fact that they are doers. “Oh…there’s going to be a recession,” “Oh…people are losing their jobs.” While 99% of people are complaining and worrying…the 1% are writing out their strategies to make… View Post

One lesson I’m learning each day is to love me. As cliché as this may sound, it’s something I’ve made a decision to do. It is also something a lot of young people struggle with- self-love. We are always willing to look at our negative parts- what we can’t do, the mistakes we’ve made, the failures we’ve caused but not quick to highlight our successes, to embrace our uniqueness, to appreciate our ‘differences,’ it could be in terms of race, background, experiences…they are all part of our story. If you are not going to cheer ‘you,’ who will? If you… View Post