The Year Twenty Plenty

The Year Twenty Plenty

That leads me to what twenty plenty means to me …. It will be a year of absolute clarity, where all the lessons learnt will be applied towards the creation and building of structures and mechanisms that positively impact and change the lives of others.

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Lessons from an economically strapped year….

For most businesses in South Africa, 2018 and 2019 has been tough. Who knows what 2020 will bring?! One thing is sure, the lessons learnt will be a “feather in the cap”,  and I for one, choose to see the silver lining.   When we know, more we can do better. Let...

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A time of reflection and new beginnings

For obvious reasons, this is a very busy time of year for all. It is also a time of reflection on the year gone by and the goals set for it. Whether these were achieved and if not, why not. As such in this time it is important to reflect on the lessons learnt in order...

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Drawing from the past to move forward

Drawing from the past to move forward

I think the new year is one of the most powerful motivators. Maybe it is the notion of getting through a year – whether it be in celebration or on reflection of tough times. Or maybe it is because the crazy rush eventually dies down, we get to spend some time with our...

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What I have learnt about building blocks in business

At this point in time I am going through a massive exercise in simplification. Simplification in the sense that any independent systems are being consolidated, simplified and modified. Also, that processes are being consolidated and the legal structure refined.  ...

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About New Chapters and Change

I have learnt that for most people, change is the most intimidating and most stressful prospect of all in life. Strange, because according to many writers, change is the only constant. In the last few weeks, I have witnessed how change is good for some people but not...

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Drawing from the past to move forward

I don’t have time…

They say business is a delicate combination of a war and sport. In the last 8 weeks, this could not be more true for me. In business there are always seasons and challenges, that is a given, specifically, when the operational chaos is all-encompassing, and you...

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How love really does makes the business world go round

As much as business is about useful products or services or even, systems and processes, it is more about people. At the end of the day, business is all about relationships. Your ability to build and sustain relationships well is directly correlated to ultimate...

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