“The Future Depends on What You Do Today”

For the women: back to basics

August is women’s month in South Africa and in light of this theme I dedicate my August blog to women in the workplace. Let’s get back to the nine basic things that women can do to be successful in the workplace. And for the men: this is equally true for… Continue reading

Achieving your goals

Why is it so hard to achieve your goals? Every year hundreds of millions of people set goals for the new year, yet very few (less than 15%!) meet their goals.

Should you have goals? Absolutely! Your mind is programmed to learn more and experience more and need goals to… Continue reading

My life purpose

It’s not enough to have lived. We should be determined to live for something. Winston S. Churchill

Our minds have been created to seek more. In fact, our minds cannot function properly unless we have a goal or mission we work for. For example: it is very hard to get… Continue reading

How do I lead myself and others: Management vs Leadership

Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things. Peter Drucker

In this last edition of my series about leadership I would like to explore what the differences are between management and leadership. Although this topic has been explored by many, it still remains a challenge in most… Continue reading

Having a happy holiday season

After a tiring year, it is at last time for a break! Yes, you have made it! But why does it feel like the break is not as amazing as you have imagined?

Throughout the year we dream of the break we will have over December and how all the… Continue reading

How do I find happiness?

So much have been said and written about happiness, yet it seems to be one of the most elusive emotions out there… There is not a single person whom will tell you that they don’t want happiness however, so many don’t seem to find it.

Like with all emotions, we… Continue reading