• The Humble Grind

    Tightness in my Chest ๐Ÿšฃ

    Sometimes I wake up and I feel the weight of the entire World on my chest. Today was one of those days. I sat down with myself and tried to go over what was making me upset, yet I couldn’t pinpoint exactly what it was. I tried different techniques to get myself out of the rut I was experiencing. Prayer, meditation, talking to friends, going outside and smelling fresh air, and even forcing a smile on my face so that maybe I can convince my brain that I’m happy. Later this afternoon, I still felt the same. It’s really interesting how we’re fundamentally governed by our emotions. As human beings,…

  • The Humble Grind

    Digital Mentors ๐Ÿ‘Š๐Ÿป

    I haven’t posted an article for quite a while now.ย I got carried away with working on my new business, constantly figuring out ways in which I could market and integrateย it into the city (as well as balance it with the manyย other components of my life).ย I understand that new ventures are always difficult in the beginning, and that a LOTย of work is required to make them possible. My initial understanding of the level ofย effortย required for a new initiative was that I would need to become “restless” and do nothing but work on it. This mindset has unfortunately backfired into unbearable stress and anxiety, which hindered my happiness and resulted in loss…

  • The Humble Grind

    ONE brick at a time ๐Ÿ“ฆ

    I started off a new side hustle, and I’m already noticing that it’s taking away some of my gym and social time. I once heard that there are three types of success: Sales success (career), Self success (mind/body/health), and Social success (friends and community). I also once heard that it’s almost impossible to have all 3 at once, usually just two. I guess this is a risk and sacrifice I’m willing to take. How else will I grow and discover my next thing in life? Adding a little more value and energy each day to your side-hustle is like building a house ONE brick at a time. I’m learning that the…