Penchant for new faces: Embracing the power of novelty

Penchant for new faces: Embracing the power of novelty

Crafting compelling programs that bring people together involves more than just logistics; it requires meticulous preparation, a touch of innovation and a willingness to embrace the unfamiliar. As the dawn of another new year arrived, it brought with it a surge of...
Building Castles: Lessons from Sand and Success

Building Castles: Lessons from Sand and Success

On a warm summer day at a beautiful beach, a little boy on his knees scoops and packs the sand with plastic shovels into a bucket. He upends the bucket on the surface and lifts it. And, to the delight of the little architect, a castle tower is created. He works all...
The Art of Negotiation

The Art of Negotiation

What is Negotiation? “The most difficult thing in any negotiation, almost, is making sure that you strip it of the emotion and deal with the facts.” – Howard Baker Negotiation, in simple terms, is having strategic discussions with the aim of coming to an agreement...
The Imposter Within

The Imposter Within

Overcoming Self-Doubt and Embracing Leadership Confidence Guess what; you are not alone. That feeling of not being good enough. The fear of being caught out. The little voice inside that tells you they don’t believe you; they see through you. They are just waiting for...
Upholding the Respect Agenda

Upholding the Respect Agenda

In a world where slogans like “our people, our pride” echo through various spheres of life, it’s time to question if these words are more than just lip service. The value of individuals in society cannot be over-emphasized, yet the practice of...