- Work on your mental capacity, read a book per week. Build up your home library and develop a reading culture.
- Read for 2 hours daily…. George Wachiuri, how can I get 2 hours and life is extremely busy
Remember to make a list of things to do a night before.
Lesson ending quote. .”making money is like digging in the sand with a pin and loosing it is like pouring water on sand”
There is no shortage of money but what we suffer from is mediocre thinking or totally lack of thinkers, refusal of people to think and letting your mind to remain blank. Avoid visionless life, avoid facing tomorrow with a blank mind. Do something. Do not just wait for nature to favour you. Change it the way you want. Create something and be the driver of your life. Refuse to be the passenger. Be creative and change the world.
Wealthy people are motivated to work more, yet they have wealth that can run three or four generations. Why do they do so?
I once met a very wealth senior citizens of over 80 years in Navaisha. I was told about him and I decided to go and see him. On contacting him, I was given a 6 a.m appointment. I thought it was early for such a man who is advanced in age. I arrived in his hotel near limuru at exactly 6.05am.
To my surprise he had left since I was late. I persuaded
I remember when i was in class seven and i was performing dismally in my rural school. I was not worried as most of my friends were those that were number five and below from the bottom of the class list. I had no mentor other that those friends and i had no clue about the future. One day i saw my brother who did very well in class and he joined form one.The joining of form one came with goodies such as new trouser, new shoes and nice metal box.
Do not spend money, invest it.
Our company Optiven Limited was buying a property in machakos from an elderly lady. Looking at her you could not tell for sure if she was the owner. She was a simple lady carrying a simple kikuyu bag “kiondo” I decided to ask her how she acquired the 50 acre property. She smiled and told me a very inspiring story. To cut the long storyn short, she had bought that property in 1983 and kept if for that long. What we paid her was at 4000 per cent more.
Self made millionaires create several revenue streams and I would like you to consider a few examples;