“YOU MAY ENCOUNTER MANY DEFEATS, BUT YOU MUST NOT BE DEFEATED. IN FACT, IT MAY BE NECESSARY TO ENCOUNTER THE DEFEATS, SO YOU CAN KNOW WHO YOU ARE, WHAT YOU CAN RISE FROM, HOW YOU CAN STILL COME OUT OF IT.” .― MAYA ANGELO
Practical Tips for Living your best Life.
- KNOW WHO YOU ARE –
It is important to know who you are versus societies definition of you. Your life’s experiences sharpen you and teach you about yourself. When you pay closer attention to your life lessons and allow yourself to grow into the truest version of yourself, you feel fulfilled. Your participation is required, your destiny is certain, however you need be open to receive the right guidance to carry out your assignment.
- MAKE USE OF THE RESOURCES AVAILABLE TO YOU INCLUDING COLLABORATING WITH OTHERS-
Sometimes you can do it alone, sometimes you need to partner up with someone or a group and do it together, either way the objective is to get it done. Lean on God’s wisdom for each situation, you can be confident that his counsel will bring clarity.
- DON’T RUN AWAY FROM YOUR ADVERSITY-
- Take the time to learn from Life’s ups and down. The fluctuating nature of your journey can act as your internal compass to help you navigate the course of your life.. To maximise the impact, you need to stay connected to the source-God.
- WORK HARD AND BE SMART-
Be determined and ready to put in the work. The outcome will bring satisfaction and you will reap a bountiful harvest. Money is for transaction purposes, so don’t let your focus be consumed by accumulating material things. Be driven by service, your commitment to meet the needs of others, encourages growth and create the right foundation for more success.
- GIVE OF YOURSELF-
Leaders lead by example and they understand the fundamental principle of serving. Look for opportunities to give, give your time, and use your gifts to help others grow. When you are stretched beyond your natural ability, tested in different conditions, you dig deeper for that inner strength to pull you through. Your personal victory expands and catapults you into greatness.
- HAVE FAITH –
Every institution and organisation have shared vision or goal, without a shared vision, there is confusion and chaos. The same is applicable in your personal life. Faith is very important and your daily spiritual practice will fortify you, your spiritual muscles becomes stronger, so in the season of your life storms, your faith will act as your sail, guiding you to a place of safety.
- CHOOSE YOUR FRIENDS CAREFULLY-
Engage in friendships that will push you, encourage you and challenge you. Your journey to personal greatness is threatened if you refuse to separate yourself from toxic people. It only takes a matter of time before their toxicity erodes the foundation of who you are.