When there’s nowhere to run, you must soar.
Goals are the cornerstone of life – and when we need a course correction, we may find ourselves on a new adventure – maybe even an alien invasion. #business #goal #environment #extraterresterial #storytelling
The exalted ones in our world remembered their life’s mission. They were born ready and eschewed reprogramming. They knew their purpose. They knew what they’re going to do. And soon as they could, they went about their business.
But many of us forget our mission soon after we survive traumatic labor and delivery. For most, the entire birthing process renders us amnestic. We can’t even call it retrograde amnesia because, according to those ushering us into this world, we’re a clean slate. We can’t speak, so most just believe we’re a mass of clay to be molded. Or we’re waiting to be filled with knowledge by our parents. That’s right. Our mothers, maybe fathers, are our first ‘software’ programmers.
If we’re lucky, our parents’ coding skills will guide us to personal discovery. But if they too were traumatized and endured the same fate, we may be SOL. Short of having a smooth trauma-free delivery; if we’re to remember our mission, we must be committed to the process heralded by the African proverb “Know thyself. “1
Changing poison into medicine.| I profile two women filmmakers for EBONY’s September Fashion Issue who show how persistence and creatively hurdling obstacles to achieve their goals pay off for the community.
“I’ve never wanted to be a lady who lunches. I’ve always wanted to be a woman who works.” ~The Duchess of Sussex, nee’ Meghan Markle There are two things you must learn in life; never […]
"Spoken words are ephemeral but the written word is permanent. What most people, or at least the unsuccessful ones, are unaware of is that life gives us exactly what we ask from it."Currently rereading The Instant Millionaire : A Tale of Wisdom and Wealth by Mark Fisher
Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, lived as a wife, divorcee, an alleged “side chick” and at 58 years old she married a prince / heir apparent. They’ve been married since 2005. One day, the Duchess could […]
Why did you get you angry? (Ans.) Why do you want things to go your way? (Ans.) Why don’t you just do it yourself? (Ans.) Why would you let that stop you from your goal? (Ans.) […]
Why would you let anyone put you in a box, if they want you to think outside of it once you're hired?
Honor your ingenuity.
We are exactly one month from the big “Make a resolution” day. You may know it as New Year’s Day. And if you’re one of the 62% of Americans 1 that make a resolution – stay with me. I’m going to give 3 tips on how to achieve your goals.
Fundraising Challenges? Start with who you know. Ask yourself, “Who do I have a relationship with that can also partner with my organization? Think of a few business owners you know personally. Then ask yourself; Who would benefit […]