THEME :UNDERSTANDING THE S-T-R-I-V-E FORMULA FOR SUCCESS (Part 8)
TOPIC : INNOVATE
HOST : PST. TONY ORJI
TEXT : Nehemiah 3:18-20
Success is a process and not a destination and the principles for Good success is based on the scriptures. There are few things which one must understand for success to be achieved and they are listed below:
It takes an innovative thinker to achieve success in life.
Choose to follow someone’s path and you will definitely get the same result as they did.
Innovation is needed to make history in life.
You must not follow the bandwagon because it will swallow your peculiarity and specialty.
Great prices awaits innovative thinkers while consolation prices awaits those who perform like others.
Initiative is doing the right thing without been told.
Initiative is that exceeding,rare quality that impels a person to do that which has never been done and it is applicable to different sectors in the worlds economy.
innovation is what differentiates your ideas and business from others.
Try out things in a new style if the first method didn’t work out, check out for a better way of doing it that’s creative thinking, do not quit, remember that someone else initiated the first method.
Be a trail blazer.
Dare to look for other ways and better ways of doing things.
Tradition could be an enemy to change and progress. Therefore watch out for limiting traditions.
In everyone lies possibilities that may not be known.
Ideas rule the world but innovative ideas decide how the world be ruled.
There May Be Difficulties But instead of grieving over them invest your energy in creative thinking.
Be creative so you can win the price which the world prepares for creative/innovative thinkers.
Finally, pray for Grace to think creatively, remember good success is of God and only Him can reveal the secret required to make that difference.
1. _Is innovation always positive and tied to success?_
Ans: No, there are negative innovation which works against success but positive innovations will definitely lead to success.
2. _Is every innovation targeted at wealth/ riches?_
Ans: Innovations are made to solve problems, it is not always for money but it can create way for an inflow of money.
Bro Jacob Iliam
He had passion for cars and decided to take a step to convert his passion to money.
He started off as a sales manager for already established car dealers.
He also organized successful adverts for these people and gradually he grew to even have people who advertise for him and he has become financially strong.
His also started as a passion for music which led him to make connections with people who were bigger than him in the industry. He followed them meticulously and asked questions for further clarification. He devoted six months to study and learn more about music both online and offline after which he began making adverts for the already established ones until he grew to own a studio.
_SUCCESS IS A PROCESS NOT A DESTINATION, YOU CAN’T KEEP WASTING WHILE WAITING FOR THAT BREAKTHROUGH, WORK IT OUT!_
Dr Anthony Orji is a Ph.D holder in Economics and a lecturer at the Department of Economics, University of Nigeria Nsukka.
He obtained his B.Sc, Msc and Ph.D Degrees from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka and a Post Graduate Diploma in Sustainable Local Economic Development (SLED) from Erasmus University, Rotterdam Netherlands.