Life’s Many Learning Opportunities

 If I were asked to define life, I really wouldn’t know what to say. Life is one of those things that defy description. Of course, we all know what life is—after all, it’s the only reality that we have experienced. And yet, I can’t get myself to define what life as...

Embrace the negative

For the last couple of years, one of the insights that have driven me is the recognition that all dualities are two sides of the same coin, and the reason why they seem so opposed is because of the human tendency to crave the pleasant and recoil from the unpleasant....

Beyond the comfort zone

“Do you know,” Ajoba said, who had grown up in a small village to an agricultural family, “It was so difficult to go to school those days. There was no school in our village so I used to walk for two hours every day to reach my school, whether it was burning hot,...

First things first

This reminds me of a principle that I came across in a seminar several years back which actually turned around my life. It was called the Pareto principle. I stumbled upon it when I had just ventured into my own business. In a new business, one typically ends up doing...