I Hope You Dance

I Hope You Dance

When I was 25, I was working for a company that I absolutely hated. I needed inspiration to do anything, I would set up 4 alarms before actually getting out of bed. One would be at 4:00am, then at 5:00am, then at 5.30am and finally at 6.00am. The first three weren't for me to wake [...]

Rest If You Must………….

Rest If You Must………….

I have had a very busy week and I am very very tired. I am really thankful that its Friday. Its quite logical really, when someone came up with the calendar, they slotted the weekend in because they knew that people needed to rest besides the fact that God also told them to put in a day of rest. It was actually an exciting week when one considers, my highlights;

Be a person of value

Be a person of value

From the moment we are born, it’s a race, it’s a race in this game called Survival of the Fittest. Have you ever noticed how parents are always bragging, “My baby is the smartest baby in any room”, “ Mine is the best pooper, great digestive system this one”, “Mine can walk upside down”...”Up side [...]

Number 2 Rule To Wealth : Do Not Borrow

Number 2 Rule To Wealth : Do Not Borrow

Remember, when your parents used to tell you that you shouldn't borrow other people's things? They were preparing you for the big bad world that gives a penalty for any irresponsible money behaviour. The big bad world loves the idea of you borrowing money from it, but there is a price to pay. When parents were telling you about borrowing, you thought it was about food, clothes, shoes, books but no, it was about their hard earned life lessons but as a child, you couldn't trust them. They were not wrong, debt comes in two forms.

Burn The Boats

Burn The Boats

"A pioneer and his crew travelled to an unknown island. When they got there, the pioneer ordered his men to remove everything from the boat. After the boat was clean he ordered his men to burn the boat" this is the summary of a story I read in Think and Grow Rich. After further research, it gets attributed to Spanish conquistador Hernán Cortés who ordered his men to burn the boat when they got to the battlefield.

What keeps women from dominating the workplace?

What keeps women from dominating the workplace?

I recently read that women do not get ahead in the workplace as much as men because they fail to self promote. And that got me wandering whether society has much to do with this. This is something I rarely like to admit but truth be told, society is generally patriarchal, men have the final say in the house, in the companies and in governments.