Living

Planning life

I get to this point where I need to re-evaluate things. Am I on track? Is my vision still sharp or is it blurry now? I’m checking out this life plan chart to take stock and re-map my life direction. Two things can result from this: I will discover new priorities and clarifications, and I will be assured …

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Wisdom, and others

In your quest for wisdom, in all your seeking and mining, do not despair when you discover only folly. It is the way of things, you will know wisdom when you recognize folly. While you suddenly become aware of this ill in others, you will move closer to true wisdom when you are the lesson, and …

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On failure

“Even if you fail at your ambitious thing, it’s very hard to fail completely.” Larry Page

Zero

You must begin at zero. Great things begin from nothing – but nothing is useless until it is transmuted into zero. That is the first miracle. Nothing must first become zero. What is zero? The beginning, the origin, the start, the take-off. Every great edifice, every great enterprise; every work of creation – the first …

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I’m getting old…really?

Sunday, I took the time to brush my hair specially. Yes, I’m nurturing some form of short afro now after convincing myself I could afford more regular visits to the barber for trimmings. Well, I saw my first grey hair on Sunday. It stood out of my scalp a bit above my right ear. You …

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We are Brands!

We are brands! Each of us unique but with the same quality seal, we can’t afford to be confused with others. I thought about this a while ago drawing an analogy from the world of marketing. A brand is a name, phrase, or image used to identify a product or service with at least one …

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God’s SLA: 99.999% Uptime?

SLA: A Service-Level Agreement is a part of a service contract where the level of service is formally defined. It can be used to refer to the contracted delivery time of the service or performance. (Wikipedia) God cannot fail. God can never fail. Never…NEVER? A tough one for the head.  I have mouthed it, nodded …

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