The Power of Vision

I had just walked into the Principal’s office when I heard him ask Joseph “what is your vision for the next 1, 2 and 5 years?” I was taken aback. Joseph was my classmate and we had just graduated into the Senior Secondary School, how could the Principal be asking Joseph about his vision for

Managing Yourself

Obama Is Right: Being Early Has Everything Going For It – By Lucy Kellaway “Time spent waiting is an opportunity to catch up on emails, reading and phone calls.” I was sitting in Heathrow Terminal 2 last Wednesday, having arrived a couple of hours early for a short flight to Dublin. I had installed myself

Building Your Dream Team

“Alone we can do so little. Together we can do so much.”                                        – Helen Keller   Putting a great team together is very much like what business owners go through in hiring people to help grow their organizations and businesses. A team is a group of people trying to achieve a common goal.  People

Mentoring is Important

“If I have seen further than others, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants”. – Isaac Newton No one learns in a vacuum. All great inventions and innovations by man, stemmed often from a body of knowledge built on the discoveries of predecessors, with guidance from trusted teachers and advisors. They learned from


Have you ever had to do something important and you thought, “Oh, not again?!!” Well, that’s because, people get tired of doing things the same way all the time. Weariness and boredom often set in with monotony, and a burst of freshness is needed from time to time. Innovation is the ability to introduce new