As Blunt As It Gets

An outlook on life from a third world perspective What is the secret of thinking outside of the box yet living life within your means? How does one live life to his or her fullest potential? You cannot know where you are going unless you know where you have been. In addition, you cannot improve… Continue reading As Blunt As It Gets

Discovering a new future in Sioux Falls

(Photo: Joe Ahlquist / Argus Leader) Patrick Anderson, panderson@argusleader.com 8:47 a.m. CDT September 8, 2016 Wilson Kubwayo returned to Sioux Falls this summer because he wanted to be part of the community that changed his life. During his time at Washington High School, a game-winning bicycle kick grabbed the attention of colleges looking to recruit an up… Continue reading Discovering a new future in Sioux Falls

Inspiration and motivation, what’s the difference?

Many people think inspiration and motivation are the same thing but they’re not. If I was to ask you, what motivates you? Possibly, you would provide answers similar to what if I was to ask what inspires you. According to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary, “motive is something (as a need or desire) that causes a person to act.”… Continue reading Inspiration and motivation, what’s the difference?

MUFASA Theory

Do you remember Mufasa in the movie “The Lion King?” My MUFASA theory lays down the foundation needed to hit your target. It would be so unfair to not share this theory with you. MUFASA stands for (Motive, Ultimate gift, Fullest potential, Assets, Strengths, and Action).   Motive (MUFASA) What is your motive? What is it… Continue reading MUFASA Theory

Growth: Nurture, inspire, and empower the giant within

Your body needs nourishment, so does your plan. As you work towards your aspirations, you need inspiration to lock you in the focus mode. Towards the end of the year, task or semester we are usually dog-tired. This is when empowerment collides with “why” you do what you do. Based on the Maslow’s hierarchy of… Continue reading Growth: Nurture, inspire, and empower the giant within