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Leadership Lessons

Leadership Lessons

His name is Jack. He is a 7-year-old Boerbador. I’m not even sure if there is an actual breed like that, but that is my name for it. He is a cross between the powerful South African Boerboel and the well known, lovely natured Labrador. In my opinion, he was lucky to...

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Indelible Legacies

Indelible Legacies

When I was a little girl, fellowshipping in a Presbyterian Church at Kaneshie, a  suburb of  Accra  Ghana,  there was an elderly man who was a leader in that church; and whenever he mounted the podium to give announcements for  the day, ...

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Where Do You Stand?

Where Do You Stand?

Today during a walk on the beach, I was contemplating our life in this amazing place. I was counting my blessings whilst quietly cursing the unconsciousness of mankind. At that time I was dragging behind me a semi-full plastic refuse bag, filled with a myriad of...

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2020 -> 2021

2020 -> 2021

Unpredictability is the new Predictability. A roller coaster of a ride is the only way to describe 2020. We learnt patience, built resilience and more importantly appreciated all the things we took for granted. The sad part is that we lost some good friends and loved...

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Dream Big – The Power of Imagination

Dream Big – The Power of Imagination

Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.-Albert Einstein There's a song by Ryan Shupe and the Rubber B and titled 'Dream Big'. A chorus of the song goes this way-And when you dream, dream big,As big as the...

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Talent + Hard Work = Success

Talent + Hard Work = Success

Calvin Coolidge, the thirtieth president of the United States, said the following statement; “Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is...

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Gratitude a Powerful Weapon

Gratitude a Powerful Weapon

I read this statement some months ago about the power of gratitude. A man was listening to a gentleman complain and this is the comment he made when the gentleman was done. “I see that our friend here is living on Grumbling Street. Every day of life there is a...

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