As we grow up we are taught what success is and we are constantly shown what the cornerstone of success looks like – money, influence, power, fame, intelligence. For example, in university GPA acts as a proxy of how successful you were in learning and for top companies it depicts ones next opportunities or the… Read More learning, success and empowerment
The circles There are things that we learn about life along the way of life. A lot of these things start with the “you” principle rather than the blindest and glances to “others”. Yet despite the acknowledgement that integrity with self is an important factor to healthy development of not just an individual but the… Read More Building Healthy Relationship Circles
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
A position doesn’t make you – you make a position. A title doesn’t describe everything about you – nor does a role you play. Your employment can never pay you your true worth. Don’t let anybody play you – play yourself! Don’t let anybody tell you what you can acquire Set the bar high for… Read More What makes you great?
there are times when you look life in the face and just cant help but laugh ironically | life please rules are there to control and limit, while those who learn to break the rules are the pushers and movers of change basic life lesson for those who want to achieve | never take no… Read More La vie
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?
“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
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
From where you are standing … There is a thin line between you and the world. That thin line is where you are standing. We lie to ourselves horribly so that line is tense enough to slice with a sharp knife. We teach children to be contributors to the world before they have found what… Read More which constant are you?
CONVINCED that Africa’s greatest resource is its youthful population and that through their active and full participation, Africans can surmount the difficulties that lie ahead. Meanwhile several bodies (both international and African) keep discussing the future of the young people of Africa in our absence … I still don’t see the purpose of signing bills… Read More Future of Young Africa