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Day 181: Stop Majoring On Life’s Minors

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Eccl. 10:15 (GW) Fools wear themselves out with hard work, because they don’t even know the way to town.

As we set out in pursuit of our aspirations for this new year, it is important to understand that we are not all cut out to labour on everything nor the same things in life.

On the contrary, only few specific things are relevant to the destiny of each individual.

Pareto Principle taught us to streamline everything we ‘spend’ our scarce resources of time, money and energy on into two categories:

The Trivial Many and The Vital Few.

When  we stop  ‘spending’  our lives on the trivial many at the expense of the vital few, we get on the cutting edge.

Likewise, when we get our priorities straight and begin investing in relevant things diligently, we start commanding the world’s attention.

That is the kind of … Read more

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Funmi is an innovative Content Developer, Marketing Communications professional, Visual Storyteller, Writer and Freelance Editor with many years of cross-function experience across industries. She also help authors, organizations and professionals develop and project manage their book ideas from concept to post-production and distribution. When she's not working, she's busy listening to classical music whilst reading or writing another op-ed article, poem, or devotional. Reach her via📱 +234-9095200510 (WhatsApp only) or 📧 funmi@makeadreamng.com for features, or visit 🌍 www.funmiadebayo.com/services for her freelance services.
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