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Be Happy

Be Happy

Be happy. I know what you must be thinking right now, “Sure thing, Raynor, I’ll just be happy.” I can even hear the sarcastic tone in that thought. For many people feeling happy is a rare thing and I understand that happiness can be hard to come by. What I want to let...

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Preparing for New Beginnings

Preparing for New Beginnings

"It's a wise man who understands that every day is a new beginning, because boy, how many mistakes do you make in a day? I don't know about you, but I make plenty. You can't turn the clock back, so you have to look ahead." - Mel Gibson. New beginnings...a...

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Starting without Experience

Starting without Experience

About six years ago, one evening, I was working late after tucking my boys to bed. At that time they were aged 5 and 10 and were sharing a bedroom right next door from my study. Mikal the eldest slept on the top of their bunk bed, and Luan at the bottom. “Dad, did you...

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How to get over a bad mood

How to get over a bad mood

We all do it, we all get into a bad mood. As the British rapper, Tricky said, “Sometimes I’m in a bad mood, sometimes I’m in a good mood. It’s like everyone else.” There are many reasons why we get into a bad mood, maybe someone upset you with something they said,...

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Changing the Leadership Lens

Changing the Leadership Lens

The past year, with its attendant pandemic, has taught us to take a day at a time and live purposefully. It has compelled us to be innovative and re-adjust various aspects of our lives, which includes the manner in which we do business across the globe. Corporate work...

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Affirm Yourself

Affirm Yourself

"Never underrate your confession. Destiny transformation begins when you begin to make a positive confession about yourself" - Benjamin Suulola I watched a short documentary where a homeless man was very discouraged by his circumstances. He used to be an influential...

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The Fear of Failure

The Fear of Failure

A few years ago, after spending 14 years in a banking industry where I was working, I felt the time had come to move on and to pursue my life’s dream, which is to become a consultant in the development of human capital, equipping leaders in Africa to become the best...

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Living and Leading with Balance

Living and Leading with Balance

Like so many principles discovered in my life, the latest reminder came during one of my morning runs in nature. If you have ever physically stretched beyond your existing level of fitness, be it because of exercise, work or an unplanned activity; you would have...

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