Browsing Tag

productivity

Education & Career Nkem Story

How to Create & Crush Your Summer Goals

Happy new month, & happy almost summer (but as far as I’m concerned, it’s already summer!) I’ve always loved summer because these three months have always been full of endless possibilities. With long days, gorgeous nights, less responsibilities and a chance to craft the…

June 5, 2018
Education & Career

5 Ways to Sneak More Reading into Your Day

I don’t know about you, but my reading list feels infinite at this point. Here is just a snippet: Biographies/memoirs of awesome people like Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance by Barack Obama and The Work: Searching for a Life That Matters…

March 27, 2018
Education & Career

Why You Should Ditch Motivation

As the Olympics and Lent get underway and as I enter a new stage in my freelancing goals, I’ve been thinking a lot about motivation and discipline. Olympians are the best in the world at what they do, and we know they all got…

February 20, 2018
Nkem Story

25 to 25: Becoming the Woman I Want to Be

In exactly 23 days I will turn 25-years-old. Twenty-Five. Vingt-Cinq ans. A quarter of a century. It’s just crazy. The Versions of Me In some ways, I still feel like the passionate, wide-eyed 18-year-old that first skipped off to college, excited to embrace a…

December 11, 2017
Education & Career

How to Not Procrastinate.

Today’s topic threw me for a loop because I couldn’t think of something I knew how to NOT do really well. So I started thinking about things I wish I knew how to do better…and Viola! I wish I knew better how not to…

September 4, 2017
Nkem Story

For 2017, I’m Doing Character Goals

It's half way through the year, and I wanted to take some time to reflect on the goals I set for myself this year. Instead of a detailed list of goals broken into categories like I did last year, I chose 5 character traits…

July 3, 2017