I moved halfway across the world at the age of 30, and it felt like double jeopardy. Turning 30 already felt weird and unsettling. I was battling feelings of lack of accomplishment, trying hard to find my place in this vast universe and feeling like I was failing at it. Add to that the…
Pink, blue, orange… Those were my answers at different times in my life when someone asked what my favorite color was. Pink because it’s girly, and I wanted to be effortlessly so. Blue, because a lot of people happen to like it. Orange, because I just love the fall season although I’m not sure…
Learning Skills By Necessity Or ‘You Should Do This If You Want Money For Things Like Pants and Apples.’
Are you experiencing a mid (or early) career crisis? According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics “Americans average 10-14 jobs between the ages of 18 and 34 and 3-5 career changes by the age of 38.” That is a lot! When you find yourself at a crossroads you typically take stock, evaluate…
Isolation is the place where dreams go to die. This morning, I read an article on Linkedin about loneliness and its impact on workplace productivity. The argument was that the lonelier people feel in their personal lives, the more disengaged and unconnected they are at work. It’s amazing how many avenues we have today…
One sure way to find out your purpose in life. If you’re self-aware, deliberate in your desire to make an impact and are not simply drifting through life, then you’ve most certainly asked the question, “What am I doing (or going to do) with my life?” That might be the easiest or the most difficult…
Don’t hide your fear! A few weeks ago, I was chatting with a friend about all things life, motherhood, God, and career. The conversation was stimulating as I have always found my friend to be confident and comfortable in her own skin. Then she dropped a light bombshell—she still feels insecure when performing an assignment…
What’s your definition of greatness? Growing up, I had differing definitions at various times in my life. There were times I thought it meant getting good grades at school. At other times, it was studying to work in a certain field and a host of other things. I know better now. Greatness isn’t a time-stamped, location-based factor. It’s how we live every day significantly and with purpose. It’s making decisions that count and being bold enough to be what we were created to be.
On this episode, I share my journey and how greatness and living on purpose came to take a different meaning in my life.
I hope it helps you gain a fresh perspective on the greatness that lies inside of you.
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Ever had a desire to ‘work from home?’ Do you know how possible that might be depending on your educational background or occupation? Have you considered the pros and cons? Do you have the discipline and commitment to make it work? On this episode, I chat with Deborah Makuma, a mom, blogger, professor, and author. We address the common misconceptions about working from home, the do’s and don’t and how to achieve optimal productivity, the reality of such a situation from a busy mother’s perspective and what you need to know to transition to such an arrangement.
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Do you ever experience a nagging feeling of incapability and uncertainty, especially where your skills and abilities are concerned? Do you find yourself constantly procrastinating on your goals and ideas? Hiding away from volunteering or performing? Tochi Eze says it’s a sign of self-doubt and it’s time to let it go.
On this episode, we talk about self-doubt, how to spot the hidden signs, how to navigate it and ultimately live beyond its limitations. This episode will open your eyes to the signs you may have overlooked and empower you to take action on the things that matter most.
My guest, Tochi Eze, is a writer, speaker, and media strategist and brings so much wisdom and insight to this topic.
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Few people will be trailblazers, going where no one has gone before. Few people will choose to endure the uncertainty and challenges that come with defining a path for themselves as well as forging one for others. If you’re one of the few, this podcast is for you. On this episode, I chat with Ayanfe Lawal, a trailblazer in her own right, boldly following her unique path and leaving her footprints in the sands of time. Ayanfe is a Diction, Elocution, and Social Polish Coach and has a lot to give.
Learn what challenges you might face as you follow your own unique dream. Please share.
Visit Ayanfe at quintsdiction.com or on Facebook as Ayanfe Diction Coach Lawal.