If you pause to think about successful people, you will find that individuals generally develop skills in solitude, but take these ideas and make them work with more minds than one. For example, the famous Spice girls, or more aptly, the Wright brothers who invented the airplanes, even Bill Gates had his own company when he decided to leave school. My favourite famous story, … [Read more...] about How Collective Intelligence Is Shaping Our World and How We Process Information
Well+ACE I learned how to sew recently, and you might ask, so what? Well, for starters, so my independence+ACE But, I would not even try to bore you by going into the details. Here I reflect on my experience as a scientist dabbling in the creative arts. I wonder where you stand with the concept of diametrically different skills though? Do you typically think like a poet or a … [Read more...] about How to boost creativity in the most unconventional way
The dire state of the Nigerian locomotive rail industry+ADs clever ideas are definitely welcomed News flash, the Nigerian Railway system is in a comatose state+ACE If you are wondering why this is important to us today, please read on. Steam engines were first born in the 1700s in the United Kingdom, but over 4 decades later we as a nation are still trying to catch-up with the … [Read more...] about The Reality that Opposes Progress in our Society and how to Combat it.
An expansive vocabulary will enrich your life -your mental state, social and professional life. I hope this doesn't come to you as a surprise. But your ability to express yourself properly using the right phrases would affect how you are perceived in the wider world. For example, the tone of your email or telephone conversation, choice of words could project confidence, … [Read more...] about How Improving your Vocabulary could affect the Quality of your life
Reading has many facets passive or active engagements. Reading exposes us to ideas foreign to us, but owned by others, which can then develop into abstract friendships with authors we may never meet in person. Reading broadens the mind and if you are like me, it provides an escape from reality and feeds your innate curiosity (hopefully you haven't become too cynical to lose … [Read more...] about How To Make Your Reading Efforts Effective