When someone says something that resonates with another, the neck drops a couple of times. The degree of agreement determines the frequency and number of nods. We all do it. Some people doing it consciously as an NLP anchoring….
Some people are experts at saying NO and do so at their own peril, while some say yes even to their own detriment. When and how then can we strike the balance. I remember writing the story of a dedicated young lady, who was invited to speak at a leadership conference and turned up veryContinue reading “Power of Yes!”
Since getting clarity on the saying; when the rubber meets the road, my imagination is better fed to deliver …..
Then came the questions and answer session, and another phase of learning from other people’s perspectives emerged. What blew me away was the ……
In a world where arguments, broken homes and relationships is the order of the day, there is a greater need and urgency for solution providers before things escalate. What difference would it be to have water poured over the fire spark before it becomes a full blown blaze. For as long as we are notContinue reading “Peace maker or Pace maker”
The first time I heard the expression, I thought to myself; that cannot be right. How can you prepare for a thing, execute it and then position yourself? Should you not get ready first, aim and then fire? We are used to being told to get ready when opportunity comes knocking. We are familiar withContinue reading “Ready, Fire, AIM!”
One of the most inspiring videos I have had the opportunity to come across, tells the story of a contented woman. I watched this video at a time when the world was in chaos and world leaders could barely sleep. Families were dying all over the globe and death toll on a daily basis was the highlight of media channels…
The innate power of every woman to design and change the story of humanity begins from baby whispers, classroom whispers, table whispers, bedroom whispers
Do you have scars from yesteryears to look back on, reminding you that the struggle was real? If you are here today, then you walked through ……
I have always been accused of sauntering through life like I have no problem. What people fail to understand is the fact that I do not entertain fear, worry or anxiety. I have learnt to live my worry free life by doing four
A woman’s role is beyond description. Once a baby with no clue of what the world holds, she grows up into a girl with lofty dreams and then a woman of vision. Yet she sets all that aside for a full time job of patiently listening, praying,….
Flexibility is important in life and so is structure. Do not be caught at either extreme. What ever you decide to do in life, if you want success along its lines, be sure it is centred around the 3Ps.
I constantly preach a message of savings and investment to my children, because I was one of those in my generation who got formal education instead of financial education. Thankfully, I copped on before it was too late. I want them to be financially independent and retired from the rat race at an early age. Yet, there is that one missing……….
My reaction brought back the memory of a young girl who got an ambassadorial role for a renowned charity, as a result of winning a pageant……. She delivered an awesome motivating speech to the girls and when leaving called me aside to apologize for her lateness. Her excuse; her……………
All these goals, while they are good in themselves, the only bad thing is they are usually a January trend. The slightly better ones hang around till March or April and……..
Every right thinking human being wants success on all levels. I recall my sister telling me about a friend of hers whose family Christmas tradition included ……..
I remember clearly how daddy wanted me to continue to take science classes even after I failed woefully in my third year exams. Back then in secondary school, your results in third year determines if you are following through to a science, art or commercial class for your leaving certificate exams. I was clearly anContinue reading “My father’s race”
Some people believe in the universe to converge the forces of nature to make things happen for them and…..
As an empowerment enthusiast, every opportunity to learn something that will propel me to a new level is always appreciated from my heart. On my most recent training course with Darren Winters, trend lines, rising and falling graphs, was one of the key tools for the training. It just kept showing up as seasons ofContinue reading “The graph and WIP”
To this end, I also became a donor carrying card and made sure my family are aware of what to do with my body in the event of my passing………As a serial entrepreneur, I have enjoyed both sides of the fence. When it was very good and when it was very bad. Including having to file for ……..