Empowerment simply means to have the opportunity to be given the necessary help you need to gain or regain self-control or self-esteem. Empowerment gives one the power to make the right decision regarding what to do, how to do it and when to do it within a person’s own space and environment without being controlled.
It can also be termed as being motivated or inspire to develop the right skill to develop one’s ability to succeed in life. Skills help to empower an individual to build enough confidence and courage to pursue something of a value. Without this, one wouldn’t be able to take the necessary steps require to make positive change in his or her own life.
Everyone needs empowerment to achieve his or her goals in life. It gives an individual the platforms to stand and affect lives positively or negatively.
However, it is better and rewarding to be empowered positively to achieve something great in life.
These platforms enhance Confidence and Understanding of purpose. When one is empowered; he or she is able to take initiative to step or take new or greater responsibilities to initiate positive changes around his or her life.
Not only does empowerment gives or creates platform, but it has the potential to promote effective communication, build trust, endurances and perseverance to engage in healthy and fruitful debates among groups and encourages them to develop and implement their ideas for improvements.
As a lifestyle coach, I have personally discovered that, people are able to get the best out of life when they are empowered. They are able to generate positive energy or power to ensure things are done in the right manner to produce positive results and to maximise destiny with little efforts.
There are many positive reasons why we all need to be empowered in life. Without empowerment, we lack the motivation and power to become our best in life.
Empowerment makes us to be more accountable for our individual decision and choices. We don’t just relay on others to do things for us, but do things for ourselves. This makes us to be proactive taking initiatives without being forced. Creativities becomes part of our daily life when we are empowered making us to feel valuable in society.
If we want or desire to see positive change in the world especially in the lives of people, then I will humbly request that, we learn to empower them to take control of their life to rebuild, reclaim and reinvent themselves.
Ferdinard Lawson graduated from Sussex University and holds a BSc Degree in Public Health and Social Care. He is the Founder & C.E.O of Ferdinard Lawson Empowerment & Inspirational Agency C.I.C (FLEiA.CIC) in UK, Public Health Professional, Author, Lifestyle Coach, Transformational & Public Speaker and Publication Consultant. He is a Multiple Awards Winning Author, Public Speaker and a Lifestyle Coach.
He writes as a columnist for well renounced magazines both in Africa and Europe. He has won many others awards and recognitions for his writings and lifestyle coaching. He serves as a Leadership Ambassador for TRUE AFRICAN HERITAGE in United Kingdom.
He has published many inspirational, motivational books, and leadership books and full member of the Royal society for Public Health. England. He is currently the Co-Chairman of Minority Ethnicity Group for All (MEGA) Kingston Hospital Trust. Ferdinard senyo Lawson is married to his wife Mrs. Deborah Zara Lawson and they blessed with two lovely children; Prince Joshua Seyram-Yaw Lawson and Princess Jessica SeynamYawa Lawson.