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A BEAUTIFUL REBIRTH

    As the world (and individuals) are forced to slow down, I decided to take this opportunity to be more introspective. Duke Ellington said “Grey skies are just clouds passing over”, so, amidst the frustration, confusion, fear and uncertainty…

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CHINESE WHISPERS

      CHINESE WHISPERS I had instructed our receptionist not to be disturbed just before I went to my favourite chaise lounge in my office. This was my sanctuary, where I had been repeatedly baptised from all the stress…

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We The Citizens Of One Nation

    We The Citizens Of One Nation  I felt completely at home as I looked around the room and listened to what our facilitator had to say- a feeling that often eludes me even in my own country, a…

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She will Survive

      She will Survive Amaka had been acting strange at work for 3 weeks now. We didn’t notice at first, it was a subtle change, but by the second week it became apparent. She started becoming forgetful and…

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ALL HAIL THE KING

    ALL HAIL THE KING   There’s a reason for the business phrase -“ The Customer is King”. In truth, all business concepts are designed with the customer as first consideration – How to lure them, how to please…

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The Millenials

    The Millenials I invited my 21 year old niece out to dinner last week – I usually get together with her from time to time to get clarity on the culture and experiences of her generation (generation “Y”…

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My African Standard

    My African Standard So our organization won a project to renovate and upgrade a mini estate after the former occupants who had stayed there for 4 years moved out. Excited about this new prospect, we set out to…

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Starting Right in Africa – The Inspirational Push

    Starting Right in Africa – The Inspirational Push Its great to talk about having a business concept, writing business plans, and doing everything to stay humble when we start off our business, but after all is said and…

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Starting Right in Africa Tip #3

    Starting Right in Africa Tip #3 After sharing 2 personal start-up experiences in the last few weeks- choosing the right business, and writing your business concept and plan, I’d like to share an observation which in my opinion may be…

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Starting Right in Africa Tip #2

Starting Right in Africa Tip #2   So you’re at the second stage of your brilliant business idea? Done a bit of homework and research and are ready for the next steps? Let’s share a few: Your Business Concept Statement After gathering…

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