Many have mistaken productivity for diary entry. They have reduced being productive as being able to find space in their diaries to seeing to something. Not entirely true. There is getting things done, and getting things done. You can do something and barely extract full potential of your activity. There is […]

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Because of the need, desperation even , for success, many plans are devised. This often starts with looking at others’ success. What they not only accomplished but also being students of how they did it. We read books, follow their blogs and performance of their organisations. There is nothing wrong […]

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I just watched a movie, which clearly had a huge budget. The cast: star-studded. I’m talking many award actors. Huge film companies backing. And, it was a colossal fail. Before watching it, I wondered why I hadn’t heard anyone talk about the movie. Having the size budget (huge) they had […]

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“What would yo have done differently?” is a question often asked by those wanting to unlock some hidden ’secret’ to success. Normally posed to people who have attained significant success (whatever it is). Sometimes we asked ourselves the same questions as we reflect. As much as there is nothing wrong […]

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Many things determine leaders’ extent of influence. Language is one of those things. I’m not sure how extensive this “series” is going to be but I’ll write as long as I keep thinking of the “currency of leadership”… Related: Language | The Currency Of Leadership Attention is a currency of leadership. […]

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At the disposal of every leader are things he trades for the function and or purpose of leadership. It is how a leader wields these tools or means that determines his success and the success of his organisation. Language is one those things: a currency of leadership. It is in […]

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Writing about cultural intelligence in teams and leadership brought a memory back from the recesses of my mind. I don’t know why some weird things happen to me in public spaces. Once I had a guy responsible for cleaning bathrooms at one of my favourite malls start speaking to me […]

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A leader often has to deal with many dynamics in managing her team. It could be apathy. (Which I have written about in the past here.)   Another challenge a leader may have to deal with is a frustrated team. Leadership can be the cause of frustration for their team, […]

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So, this is where we had a meeting earlier today. I’m grateful that we live in a city endowed with such beauty. I don’t understand how we can exclude experiencing it to weekends only. Why not get out of the office, with clean air and just focus. St James, (Cape […]

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Besides that it is one of the best education institutes of it’s kind… I love the University of Cape Town because some of the coolest people I know either go there or are went there. The diversity of people is refreshing. A great vibe! The surround is amazing. The view; […]

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Beautiful day in Cape Town! A view of Table Mountain from the V & A Waterfront. Some things just need to be appreciated. Taken in. Allowing time to stand still… Appreciating beauty in frozen frame. Splendid. Lovely. Published via Pressgram

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