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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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Focused Rebellion

Focused Rebellion

What a paradox! Conformity, Standard operating procedure, Rules and regulations, Policies, Boxing everything up! When is enough, enough! The will or the neural wiring to take one from being a conforming Leader to one who is willing to test the boundaries and break...

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What Type of Attitude Do You Have?

What Type of Attitude Do You Have?

George Eliot said, “What do we live for, if it is not to make life less difficult for each other?” Think win-win is an attitude toward life, a mental frame of mind that says I can win, and so can you. It’s not me or you, it’s both of us. Think win-win is the...

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The Effects of Modern Day Evolution

The Effects of Modern Day Evolution

The pace of our social and technological evolution has vastly outstripped our physiological and emotional evolution. It took us 200,000 years to discover electricity (almost three centuries ago). At an incredible pace, we then produced the telephone (1870’s), motor...

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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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