Featured, Business, Leadership

Lean Into 2020 through the power of two “skillsets of the future”…

For those who count time in quarters — it is that acclaimed period where most businesses start sharing, have shared or will share the first quarter 2020 pictures and in some cases this has been postponed. Fortunately or unfortunately things this year have been quite a roller coaster to everyone in every single corner of the world;… Read More Lean Into 2020 through the power of two “skillsets of the future”…

Life

Identity

When you think according to a system – you are programmed to fit into it. Its about survival of the fittest and realization of time zones where the prepared and those with opportunities that meet them during their time of preparedness will survive. At the age of 40 your clock to have babies is almost… Read More Identity

Life

How racist are you?

Man you wouldn’t want to be sitting in Jane Eliotts workshops – yet there is something powerful that you can learn from her brutal method – it lets you see the magnitude of institutional racism and how systems vs minorities are still very subtle – the white superiority myth. Everybody will have moments they felt… Read More How racist are you?

Business, Leadership, Life

The Obscrued African Development

“Freedom is meaningless if people cannot put food in their stomachs, if they can have no shelter, if illiteracy and disease continue to dog them.” ~ Nelson Mandela A 2010 Edition of Development organisations in Africa listed over 60000 organisations that were working towards African development.  Among them including the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) which was founded… Read More The Obscrued African Development

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The world of Risks

Risk taking has been in my blood for years – yet there is something so profound about the manner in which the years have evolved this risk taking process. Jumping into risks is like driving in fog blindfolded – Fear hovers like the fog and the unknown is always there. Yet what evolves is the… Read More The world of Risks

Leadership, Life

Disinterest and silence about things that require our engagement

“All over the place, from the popular culture to the propaganda system, there is constant pressure to make people feel that they are helpless, that the only role they can have is to ratify decisions and to consume.” …The most pathetic moments – when people are neutral (okay with everything) and insensible during times to… Read More Disinterest and silence about things that require our engagement

Life

Young Africa

The old men and women ( tata /our grandfathers and grand mothers ) – there is not a wave of doubt that they are the heroes that emancipated the first wave of the freedom of Africa – they fought for political freedom – yet our role is to now fight for economic freedom of Africa… Read More Young Africa

Life

You truly have …

You truly have to love what you do to grow Loving what you do means you wont stop till you have a solution , you are curious to go beyond yesterday and today, love and passion for your what you do is fuel to your motor!

Life

chin up ladies

“We need you and we need this generation of women to stand up and serve as role models to encourage young women to develop the critical skills needed for the competitive workforce of tomorrow.” Senator Kirsten Gillibrand

Life

Pursuit of equality

STEM fields are where most of the jobs of the future will be found, and at present, they’re also the fields where minority workers and women are rarely found. There’s also a shortage of women and minorities teaching STEM topics at universities. Capturing Baileys words : “That was a different time, of course,” she said.… Read More Pursuit of equality

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Dear young professional – Ownership is critical ! Featuring Lerato Sokhulu

Absolutely loved everything about my talk with Lerato. Creativity is not a thing only for artists – it is something for everyone particularly in the zones we are delving in. We spoke about how to walk into a first leadership role, to some embarrassing moments and stepping stones that build a solid track record for… Read More Dear young professional – Ownership is critical ! Featuring Lerato Sokhulu

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A story of love – Journey of an African expat in Europe with Benedict Mutimba

This entry is part of 2 in the series Diary for young professionals

Who doesn’t love LOVE stories. Find out about the journey of a Black man in Europe as they navigate to find what makes them happy. Meet Benedict Mutimba – extrovert with charismatic charm that led him to his beautiful love story. From shocking truths to sweet moments find out more on the Diary for young… Read More A story of love – Journey of an African expat in Europe with Benedict Mutimba

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What is mental health?: Meet Rebekkah Frimpong

This entry is part of 2 in the series Diary for young professionals

I strongly believe , there is no better topic to open up the podcast than with something that encompasses mindset and touches on a part of what drives us – our brains and heart to a very large extent. Find out as we speak to public health doctorate – Rebekkah Frimpong. We dive into the… Read More What is mental health?: Meet Rebekkah Frimpong

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Leaning in together

In a world that pushes us to maximize on division and our differences it’s refreshing and necessary to find common ground for any sustainable positive impact. Recently sat down with a group of very different yet strikingly amazing women who all shared a common purpose to simply come together and inspire each other. Beyond discussing… Read More Leaning in together