Category Archives: Make That Change

HOW TO DEAL WITH SOCIAL MEDIA HARASSMENT

Trolls, clap-back, shades are a few of the words I have picked up from episodes of social media harassment and bullying I have seen. It really bothers me why people find so much delight in paying a lot of attention to other people’s problem with all the issues plaguing us in this country! Perhaps if our youth direct the kind… Read more »

ARE WOMEN THEIR OWN WORST ENEMIES???

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I was discussing with a friend over lunch yesterday and she mentioned that one of the most successful restaurants in this country is owned by a woman but she doesn’t have female staff! I stopped to wonder why? Is it that she isn’t getting the kind of results she expects of them or the women themselves aren’t interested in the… Read more »

LOVE ME NOW BEFORE I DIE!!!

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Don’t bring me flowers when I am dead, Come see me today, while I’m sick in bed. Don’t cry for me, when I’m no longer here, Come smile with me, no need for tears. Don’t try to remember how I used to be, Come by today and you can see. Make good use of time, while I’m still around, Don’t… Read more »

REASONS WHY DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IS ON THE RISE

“Husband kills wife”, “Wife stabs husband”, “Woman kills maid”, “neighbor stabs neighbor”…these are some of the very familiar yet disturbing stories we wake up to on a daily basis lately. The spate of domestic violence reported (as thousands would go unreported) since the beginning of the year has been alarming! There has been a prevalence of child and spousal abuse… Read more »

DON’T DRIVE AND TEXT…IT CAN WAIT!

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I stumbled into this bone chilling video that left me with goosebumps so I thought to share. That “It is dangerous to Drive and Text” is an all too common knowledge to both the young and old…I mean, it’s like telling someone “the sky is blue”! Nonetheless, due to the daily pressures of life we sometimes find ourselves committing this… Read more »

ARE YOU ENJOYING ALL THE SOCIAL MEDIA FIGHTS OF 2016???

From the very first day of year, it’s been a row of social media subs, shades, call outs, celebrity tweets, slander, name calling, allegations & accusations, outrage, put-down, defamation, bad mouthing, hash tags and everything in between! Every day one wakes up to a new drama series and just when you think it’s over a more stupefying, nerve wrecking and… Read more »

THE BLACK SPOT

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One day a professor entered the classroom and asked his students to prepare for a surprise test. They waited anxiously at their desks for the test to begin. The professor handed out the question paper, with the text facing down as usual. Once he handed them all out, he asked his students to turn the page and begin. To everyone’s… Read more »

WHY MANY HAVE STOPPED GOING TO CHURCH!

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There are many Christians who have stopped going to church. They have not given up on God, have not renounced their faith, have not denied Christ and have not become pagans. They have simply stopped going to church! There are some statistics that validate this slow continual decline of church attendance. Some of you may have noticed the trend even in… Read more »

HOW TO ENJOY CHRISTMAS WITHOUT SPENDING TOO MUCH

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Yaaayyy…It’s almost Christmas!!! For many families, this has not been the best of year—financially speaking. If you have done well and saved—you’ve probably seen those savings plummet. Other families may even struggle with job losses, loan repayments and other stringent financial incapacitation this Christmas. Nonetheless many will be hell bent on having Christmas as usual regardless of what the next… Read more »

DON’T JUST SIT THERE…GO FOR IT!

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Today is Funke Akindele’s birthday. First of all let me seize this opportunity to wish her a very Happy Birthday and many prosperous years ahead! When I put up her picture this morning someone sent me this… “aaahhh, my roles models…happy birthday to her ooo…I admire her so much and I really wish I can be like her!” Interesting! I… Read more »

CHANGE STARTS WITH YOU!

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I am pretty sure most of us have heard or quoted the famous words of Mahatma Gandhi: “You must be the change you wish to see in the world!” Gandhi tells us that we cannot demand or expect change if we have not taken personal steps to make a change. He also showed that personal and social transformation go hand… Read more »

EVERY PARENT MUST READ!!!

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A friend sent me this story this morning. I couldn’t hold back the tears as i read it. I thought it would be good to share with my esteemed readers. This could be any of us right there. There is a lesson for everyone in this story. For the love of the children in our lives please read and share…. Read more »

CONSISTENCY- THE KEY TO SUCCESS #TGIF

You won’t believe someone just called me to call off a very important meeting. And his reason? He forgot today was a Friday! Like seriously??? Yes, today is yet another Friday …that is no breaking news. The jerk here however is how many express their excitement in knowing that the workweek is about to end and that they have two… Read more »

THE WOMAN A MAN NEEDS!

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I spent all day today at the Women of West Africa Entrepreneurship Festival and it was quite encouraging to see several women come out to do their thing! I was really excited to see women pitch investors on the spur of the moment and they came off really strong and determined to make an impression. There are some hard working… Read more »