This should be my last installation on the “Money Mistakes” series. As we have seen in the “episodes” before now, some money mistakes are avoidable, some grew out of ignorance and some practically jumped on you. Anyway, the mistake was engendered, one thing is definite — there are consequences. As you already know, terrible financial …

A believer should be different from the world by not following the status quo and by standing out from the pack. We are in a time where it is so difficult to dare to be different. We are in the era of social media frenzy and wanton ungodliness. Social media has in recent times influenced …

This is a continuation of our money mistakes. I did not know how best to title it to pique your interest and so I decided to title it the way I have. Forgive me, if I dragged you into this. Let’s take a look at the mistakes. “If you would know the value of money, …

About the Author Dr. Steven Hogan, the author of the book teaches Psychology of Persuasion at the University of St Thomas Management Centre in Minneapolis and has taught his unique skills of persuasion to employees of many of America’s Fortune 500 companies. Hogan’s specialised knowledge of hypnosis and neurolinguistics has brought him acclaim as one …

What do you do when you have exhausted all options humanly possible and when it feels like you have hit a brick wall and there is no way to surmount it? What do you do when you just don’t know what to do? This past week, I have literally felt this way. I have worried …

About the Author Dr. John Maxwell, the author of Developing the Leader within You, is the author of several other motivational books. Maxwell speaks on a variety of subjects and runs Injoy Ministries, an organisation preoccupied with maximising the potential of church leaders and Christians working in the secular world. Book Synopsis The book is …

We continue our money mistakes series and I will go straight to the point. Let’s have a go at these issues. Always Reaping; Never Sowing — It is only birds that are entitled to reap where they do not sow. You are not a bird and at some point, you will have to sow in …

Resilience refers to our ability to cope with the challenges and stresses of life. Similarly, resilience may also refer to a person’s ability to return to his former situation after having experienced a lengthy period of stress or deprivation. What is it about resilience? Resilience has been called a stress buster of the decade. Stressors …

A lot of people wonder why they never seem to have any money. None in savings, little in investments and they hardly have enough to spare. They know that they earn a decent income, but they never feel like they have any money left over at the end of the month. They wonder why the …

Keeping up with the Joneses. Oh, the Kardashians! This money mistake involves trying to impress the people you think are in your class. Most times those people are not even looking neither do they know that you exist. Back at the university, I knew some girls who were competing with another girl. What they got …