Academic Excellence Does Not Guarantee A Successful Life. Back in those days when we were trained as bookworms to become successful. Students passed through the hectic and rigorous four walls of higher institutions to read day and night, yet, there is no guarantee of being Successful. Life has been treating so many youths unjustly recently and I feel so saddened about this.
The question that has been grumbling in my head for a long time is, ” Why would I study from Primary level to Tertiary Level, Spending So Many Years Studying For Those Years” Yet, you graduate to realize that there is no certainty of being Successful.
It is a clear fallacy with no doubt whatsoever that academic excellence guarantee a Successful Life. Well! That may be true to some extent but I personally disagree. I know there are people across the world that has made it big like really big from academic excellence but I could say they are just few in number.
This is the new age, I mean the 21st century where things are done differently from the conventional age. If you take the same approach to life with a conventional mentality in 21st Century then you might probably be moving in the wrong direction and swaying from nolmacy.
You are reading this article and currently a student or graduated already and probably still battling with life challenges.
Guess what? I have a good news for you today….
As a student, there are ways to guarantee your success while on campus and right after school.
Keep Reading To Know More.
Are you done with school already but unfortunately life is not smiling at you. Guess, you know what that means? Lol
The good news is I will be giving you top tips that can guarantee a Successful Life for you as a student or graduate. Well! With these tips Academic Excellence will be an added advantage.
Academic Excellence Does Not Guarantee A Successful Life. Here are the things You Should Know – See More Below:
YOUR SUCCESS LIES IN YOUR HAND 🧤
Do you know that you are the determinant of your own successful life?
I am not trashing academic excellence. Infact! I am a product of academic excellence. I was among the Top 5 best graduating student in my faculty during my graduating year. Could say categorically that academic prowess can make you achieve anything, not disputing that fact.
…But my basis of discussion still states the fact that your success lies in your hands. Being the best graduating student or a First Class Student doesn’t mean you will be a first Billionaire in life.
First Class result doesn’t mean First Class Success – Gideon Abowha, 2021.
Success doesn’t have a relation, it comes to those who seek for it irrespective of your age, background or culture. Anyone can be successful. It all lies in your hands and mindset.
95% of the most successful people on earth are self made billionaires. Your skills is what can make you skyrocket to success in this present age.
Academic Excellence might get you a good job; you are likely to get rich thou, but only your SKILLS can make you WEALTHY.
Can you see the difference?
Academic Excellence will make you RICH; Your Skills will make you WEALTHY – Gideon Abowha, 2021.
As a student or graduate. Endeavor to discover yourself, learn a skill and explore more. Network with like-minds, grow daily and invest endlessly in yourself. Do this and wait for the result.
You can’t always do it alone without helping hands. You need someone to guide you through the success journey. Identify a Successful mentor in your field or skills, network with them and seek for their opinion and advice. This will definitely hasten the process for you.
INCULCATE the Habit of MENTOR – MENTEE Relationship – This will help you grow.
LEARN TO STRIKE BALANCE
Inability to strike a balance between academic and success pursuit is what make most people unsuccessful.
Do you know it is possible to be successful academically and at the same time Successful in Life Generally.
That depends on how well you can strike balance between these two things.
Create time for study; establish moment for skill acquisition, training and seminars. Doing these will help you before and after graduation.
WORK HARD AND PRAY
Success plans without hardwork and prayer is futile. Your plans can only work if you work hard and pray for grace. Whether you believe in prayer or not, you can never overlook the power of hardwork and smartwork in success. This is one of the tips that can guarantee a Successful Life for you not just Academic Excellence.
KINDLY note that Academic Excellence is a great Achievement and can take you places you have never imagined but this is not certain, the only guarantee to Success right now are your Abilities, Your Skills and Networks.
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