Multipotentialite: My final answer to the advocates of ‘doing one thing only’ | © Fola Daniel Adelesi

For several years I have thought about how to answer this question from people who think that all human beings should do one thing only. They are the advocates of the power of focus and focus, to them, means that you should face only one thing and keep working at …

Don’t tie results to being lucky | © Fola Daniel Adelesi

Among many other ways that people explain the success of other people, especially at a time when they are struggling, the most prominent seems to be that ‘he just got lucky’ kind of statement. For some it is a consolation and for others they just don’t know how to explain …

Forming busy syndrome | © Fola Daniel Adelesi

As a consultant I always have the privilege of helping people out with one thing or the other especially with getting a meaningful life and getting their businesses up and running. Through this phase, one of the most amazing things I have ever seen is jobless people or people who …

Stop focusing on what has not happened | © Fola Daniel Adelesi

We all have so much to achieve and because of that we get easily discouraged when we look at the things around us and the many things we still have not achieved. It is so easy to overlook what we have already done because what we are yet to do …

Can I pray you don’t get that job | © Fola Daniel Adelesi

Now that sounds like I don’t wish you well. You are probably wondering why I will want to pray so you don’t get that job you have been praying for. You definite don’t want to think about why I would wish you don’t get a desired job. While you think …

Job security has relocated | © Fola Daniel Adelesi

For many who are still looking out for job security, they just may waste too much time before facing the hard reality that job security has relocated to an unknown destination. And to begin a search for job security might be an exercise in futility. Come to this reality and …

Follow what you are cut out for. | © Fola Daniel Adelesi

You cant go about pursuing other peoples dreams just as you have been doing just because you want to impress them. While you are trying to impress them you are struggling with your own life and peace. You wake up on daily basis trying hard to fit into what others …

To last longer in your chosen endeavour | © Fola Daniel Adelesi

Long standing relevance in any field is determined by a number of things that the relevant people must have put into consideration before setting out at all. You don’t just wake up and say this is what you feel like doing and the next minute you have already started it. …

Nigeria Immigration Service saga: the other grave issues | © Fola Daniel Adelesi

By now you would have seen several pictures and videos of the several thousands of people who wanted to write the test proposed by Nigeria Immigration Service. While I have serious concerns about the number of people who attended and the places assigned for the tests, I think the turn …

Don’t blame those who don’t help your dreams│© Fola Daniel Adelesi

Having a dream is very important but beyond the dreams, achieving it is the real thing. I recently said to some people that the world does not honour noble intentions. It only respects results. Some years back I saw a video and I think it was titled ‘the greatest inventions …

Model for productivity | © Fola Daniel Adelesi

Do you want to grow in life? Would you like to see your activities become really productive rather than just consuming time? Have you been going around trying to figure out what to do? I am sure you want to know what some other great people have done to make …

Can I have several mentors? | © Fola Daniel Adelesi

For some people, it may not sound well to talk about having several mentors. A few others are in doubt as to whether they can have several mentors. ‘Why should I have several of them’ some people ask. I have established in some other articles that having a mentor can …

Empower that thought │© Fola Daniel Adelesi

Many of the people you call entrepreneurs or great men in different fields today are the people who have empowered a thought at some point. There are millions of thoughts that strike us on daily basis but it is important for us to not only have a mind that can …

The size of your challenges │© Fola Daniel Adelesi

There’s something interesting you really need to know about the size of your challenges. I think that by the time you find out what it is, your perception to challenges will change. Every human being will face challenges in life at different times and for different purposes. The challenges are …

Understanding determines your being outstanding │© Fola Daniel Adelesi

As a young boy I remember that we were thought to always ask for wisdom, knowledge and understanding. For some time I really didn’t know why the three had to go together because I felt they would work in the same way or that they even meant the same thing. …

Seeing with the mind of others │© Fola Daniel Adelesi

As individuals or as leaders, it is very possible that we have tried out all that we know in the things we are doing yet we are stuck somewhere. There are too many people who cannot go too far in life not for the lack of potentials but for the …

Your role in getting miracles out of troubles | © Fola Daniel Adelesi

It is necessary to quickly have a follow up piece having written on the possibility of miracles out of troubles. This will be the balance between the expectation of miracles and the results that we want. There are things we must do for those troubled times to come to an …

Miracles out of troubles │© Fola Daniel Adelesi

I have heard people talk about being in tight corners and by that they sometimes mean getting into trouble. They may look right, left and centre but there will be no obvious solution for them. Trust me; you don’t want to be in a situation where there is no solution …