Tagged: motivation

You Rise By Lifting Others Up: Join The Lagos Food Bank Initiative

Lagos Food Bank Initiative is a non-governmental, non-profit, private-driven charity organization established in March 2015 with the main aim of providing foodstuffs and other relief items to the less privileged, the elderly and other vulnerable people in Lagos, Nigeria. They operate as a full serviced food bank/storehouse where sourced foodstuffs...

16 LIFE LESSONS FROM EMMANUEL MACRON, YOUNGEST PRESIDENT OF FRANCE

Emmanuel Macron is the 39-year-old former banker who became the youngest president France has ever had, upending tradition that has usually seen voters favor experience in their powerful presidents. We could learn some lessons from Emmanuel Macron on how to change the norm in our favor. 16 LIFE LESSONS FROM...

TOP 25 MOST INSPIRATIONAL PEOPLE FROM THE TIME 100

TIME magazine has released their annual list of the 100 Most Influential People . According to TIME magazine’s editor-in-chief, Nancy Gibbs, as in years past, this year’s list includes Presidents and Prime Ministers, CEOs and celebrities — but they are joined by others of less fame but great force, in the power...

ACTIVATE YOUR BEAST MODE. REKINDLE YOUR PASSION.

When we were younger, it was much easier to dream big. We had things we were passionate about doing and had dreams of taking it to great heights. The world was at our feet, and we saw ourselves becoming and doing whatever we chose in future. Fast forward to adulthood....

A FEEL GOOD SONG: NINA SIMONE – FEELING GOOD

  If you’re ever feeling blue or having a bad day, this is the song for such moments. The song was first performed on stage in 1964 by Cy Grant on the UK tour, and by Gilbert Price in the original Broadway cast in 1965. Nina Simone recorded the song...

THE STRONG GIRL ANTHEM: FERGIE – BIG GIRLS DON’T CRY

Here’s for all Big Girls. The one’s who cry buckets, and the ones who hold it in The ones who feel feels that just have to be expressed And the ones who have mastered the art of coding their feels The handkerchief carriers and bathroom criers. The dry eyed back...

FIGHT! FIGHT! FIGHT!

I was startled awake… …from a restless sleep in the middle of the night by a strange sound. It took me a second to realize the sound was coming from my mouth as I cried. I had actually been crying from dreamland to real life, and the noise woke me...

A SONG WORTH FIGHTING FOR: RACHEL PLATTEN – FIGHT SONG

This is a song for blue days. A song for the “I don’t want to get out of bed today, or ever” days. A song for the days you feel like giving up. When nothing seems to be looking up. This is Rachel Platten’s Fight Song.   “Fight Song” Like...