Being misunderstood

“I’m just a soul whose intentions are good, oh Lord, please don’t let me be misunderstood.” – Nina Simone To be misunderstood is one of the worst feelings I have experienced. It can be both frustrating and embarrassing, especially when nothing can be done to mend the situation or when the people you think highly … More Being misunderstood

Pessimism is exhausting

Try being a pessimist for a couple of days—if you’re strong enough, maybe a week—and tell me how that goes. I’ve tried it before—not intentionally—and it probably ended up being the worst week in my life. It was a week where everything seemed to be falling apart, and my joy, energy, and strength went along … More Pessimism is exhausting

5 Reasons To Have A Personal Enforcer

I first heard the term, “personal enforcer” in my Leadership IV Seminar class at Ashesi University College during a lecture highlighting goal-setting and personal development by Dr. Esi Ansah, one of the best lecturers I’ve had. A “personal enforcer” is someone who helps you implement your personal goals to improve your effectiveness and productivity. Since … More 5 Reasons To Have A Personal Enforcer