Disasters do not just happen; there are a chain of critical events and fateful decisions that take place before the disaster hits. For the people involved, there is only one path that leads to the disaster, with everything appearing to collaborate together to their damnation.
While the world has shifted to a Digital
Economy, many people find themselves unable to venture into doing business
online due to lack of information on what digital economy entails, or lack of
skills to utilize the same. At the same time, many people keep venturing into
entrepreneurship in the same old ways while failing to take advantage of
digital tools that can be used to reach bigger markets,
They say that you
shouldn’t get high on your own supply. Nowhere has this statement been truer
than when it comes to electronic devices. Bill Gates did not allow his children
to use cellphones until they were teenagers. Steve Jobs would not let his young
children use iPads,
A few days ago, I spent the day in a client’s
office where I was doing some work. The office was manned by four young people,
three ladies and one guy, who seemed to have graduated from college within a
period of one to five years.
Jesus is in trouble. Some serious trouble.
The kind of mess that would easily get you into depression. As one would be
expected to do, he decides to get his three close buddies, so that they can go
and pray. He takes Peter, John and James with him so that they could back him
When you show the moon to a baby, they only see your finger (African proverb). That is just how babies are, and that is how they live their lives. The grown ups are always at the receiving end of these selfish human. Babies will keep you awake at night until you start questioning why mentally sound people decide to get children.
At some point in
campus/college, especially during your final months or semesters, you will need
to start planning for life after school. It is a joy to finish and look forward
to graduation, but there are also many moving parts involved that can rob you
the joy of completing your studies.
The story is told of a truck driver who
often visited brothels while on the road. This was a common practice for some
truck drivers who spent many days on the road; away from family, friends,
accountability and any form of restrain.
On one occasion,
If you underestimate what loyalty, pride, determination, and commitment can produce in a man, you need to hear the story of Hiroo Onado.
September 1945, the World War II officially ended when Japan formally surrendered
to the allied forces. Germany and Italy had already surrendered,
Do you believe in miracles? Do you believe in ghosts? You would want to imagine that seeing one would make you decide if they exist or not. Unfortunately, that may not be so. This excerpt from a book I am reading puts it into perspective.
When the digital mobile phone was invented in the 90s, it was a giant reap for mankind. We had managed to jack out the cable from the telephone shown below, and also add a new exciting feature called a Short Message Service (SMS), as well as a convenient feature called a phone-book.
A small clock, which had just been finished by its maker, was put on a shelf in his shop between two old clocks that were busily and loudly ticking away the seconds.
“So,” said one of the old clocks to the newcomer,