Author: Williams Koffie

  • 5 QUALITIES OF A SUCCESSFUL ENTREPRENEUR.

    5 QUALITIES OF A SUCCESSFUL ENTREPRENEUR.

    Entrepreneurship is one way to become financially free. However, it’s not a substitute for hard work,. Entrepreneurs must possess certain qualities in order to be successful. It’s not just about putting resources together, neither is it just about having brilliant ideas, those are great! But not enough. Below are 5 qualities that will make anyone,…

  • HOW SOCIAL MEDIA IS INFLUENCING SOCIALIZATION

    HOW SOCIAL MEDIA IS INFLUENCING SOCIALIZATION

    One of the challenges that were closely associated with covid-19 was lockdown. People were not allowed to go about their daily activities in public, friends could not visit each other, work had to be done from home via technology, and this had major spite on socialization. People could not physically interact with themselves, and it…

  • Effective Communication – Listening is as Important as talking.

    Effective Communication – Listening is as Important as talking.

    “Any problem, big or small, within a family or beyond, always seems to start with bad communication. Someone isn’t listening, and someone isn’t talking.” -Emma Thompson. Communication is the life wire of any type or form of relationship, and it goes beyond what is being said, to the understanding and interpretation of what is being…

  • Why Education Is Important -School Na Scam?

    Why Education Is Important -School Na Scam?

    “SCHOOL NA SCAM!” This is arguably one of the most popular phrases that exist among Nigerian youths. Especially among the undergraduates and unemployed graduates, and truthfully, this phrase is not about exiting their minds or mouths anytime soon. I’m not so bothered about the existence of this phrase as much as I’ve been trying to…

  • Why Traveling Is Important

    “The world is a book, and those who do not travel only read one page” -Anonymous. Unless you have hodophobia (extreme fear of traveling) you would agree with me that traveling could be one of the greatest gifts an individual can give to himself. Traveling for functions and meetings are not excluded though but traveling…

  • Why Patience Is Important

    Why Patience Is Important

    In a hurry to catch up on a bus at the park, I forgot to collect my debit card after withdrawing from a mobile banking center (POS station). Staying for about nine days at my destination I was worried about my missing card. I noticed the absence of the card after some days, and this…

  • As You Make Your Bed So You’ll Lie On It.

    As You Make Your Bed So You’ll Lie On It.

    My grandmother was more than a human being to me, she was a protective shield. She’ll always use the phrase “as you make your bed, so you’ll lie on it”. Despite telling me that countless times, I never really experienced it until I left her roof. She always made sure my bed was properly made,…

  • Why Writing is Important

    Why Writing is Important

    Writing is one of the most important and most powerful forms of art ever! Ever imagine how disadvantaged each generation would be if the one before decided to not write anything down? The world would have been robbed off important knowledge and information that has greatly contributed to developing and making it a better place.…

  • The Power of Innovation

    The Power of Innovation

    What comes to your mind when you think about your mobile phone? Isn’t it magical? A small device that is often barely the size of our palm but has the power to connect us to people who are thousands of kilometers away. Allowing us to hear their voices, and even see their faces. I’m sure…

  • The Power of Focus

    The Power of Focus

    The lecturer had just finished saying there were 12 cranial nerves in the brain numbered in Roman Numeral I-XII. He then turned to the girl sitting by the side of the window, her eyes were wide open like she had been listening carefully to the lecture. What is the 13th cranial nerve? He asked. I…

  • The Power of Teamwork.

    The Power of Teamwork.

    I once had a reading team during my university days, we were 5 friends with different favorite courses. We were all very good at our different courses and will always score highest in our respective courses. Whenever we would meet to read, we will have each person teach us a topic from their respective course…

  • The Power of Collaboration.

    Why create competition when you can create variety? This has been the question on my mind for days. I guess it’s because a grocery shop was just opened last week on my street. Making it the fifth grocery shop on the street. Meanwhile, there is no barbing salon, no boutique/clothing shop, no restaurant, no cybercafé,…

  • The Power of Self Confidence

    We took our seats, looking into the eyes of our three Biochemistry lecturers with utter terror during our Biochemistry Viva. One of our lecturers had spoken highly of the exam. Saying, “After your Biochemistry Viva, some of you might consider changing department from Veterinary Medicine to other departments”. Finally, the long-awaited Viva was here. It…

  • Power of Imagination

    7th January 2018. It was the birthday of our friend who was about to turn 21 and we were more than determined to be the first persons he would spend the first day of his 21st year with. We went for a sleepover at his house the night before his birthday as we planned to…

  • 5 Differences between Android and iPhone devices.

    The age-long rivalry between iPhone and Android users can be compared to that of the Ronaldo and Messi faithfuls -intens! It becomes fiercer on Twitter where you can tell what device someone is twitting with as the “Twitter for iPhone” or “Twitter for Android” notification is always shown in a tweet. The iPhone users always…

  • 5 Notable Women who saved the world.

    8th of March is recognized as International Women’s Day. Most husbands take out time to celebrate their wives and the impact they’ve had on them since their union. Sons also use this day to celebrate their moms. (Obviously carrying them for 9 months in the womb is worth celebrating). Away from motherhood and family building,…

  • How to make the right decision

    Decision-making is not as easy as it sounds. A large part of its’ difficulty is probably because the decisions we make or don’t make are not only tied to us. For parents, a single decision may go a long way to affect/influence a child’s future. This could make the decision process a hard one. For…

  • How to think out of the box (101)

    The phrase “think out of the box” is rather familiar than strange as it’s been frequently used in various occasions. Team leads will constantly use this phrase to encourage participation from its’ members. Several inspirational and motivational speakers also find themselves using this phrase in their speeches. When used, this term is often targeted towards…

  • Dilemma

    Tears rolled down her cheeks as she wrote down her statement at the police station. She could still remember the menacing look the manager had given her while she explained what had happened an hour ago. The picture of what happened was still fresh in her head as she could still remember Mr. Babaola’s still…

  • How to stay happy

    Everything and absolutely everything we do in life is intended at achieving or maintaining even a slim bit of happiness-the elusive state where we can feel gratification, fulfillment, or even bliss. Still, most of the time, we find it difficult to really point our fingers and call some things happiness. Life circumstances have little to…