I've had this piece in my head for a while, but for some reason, I kept pushing it back. But before we get started, I would love to know your comments when you finish reading. So please feel free to share your thoughts with me. Let's get started. Black tax vs Ubuntu tax The phrases … Continue reading Black tax vs Ubuntu tax
I am learning that sometimes as people we will go out of our way to prove how valueless other people are. We do this for a number of reasons and all of them - in our eyes - justify the poor condition of our hearts and the dirt covering the lens we are using to … Continue reading Value
With the shocking revelations coming out of the Tim Omotoso court case and #CherylZondi's inspiring display of courage under pressure. If I was a Church leader in South Africa right now, especially one with the tremendous responsibility of making better human beings out of the dust of township streets. This coming Sunday would be different … Continue reading If I led a church…about this coming Sunday
This morning I woke up thinking... Growing tall is an act of nature. It is a consequence of existence and requires minimum effort. It is wired in your DNA - as a seed - that you should morph, produce after your kind and then decay. You and I really didn't have to do much in … Continue reading Age: Growing up vs. growing tall
So I recently learned - a little-known fact - that humans aren't supposed to be drinking milk - after the age of two. Cows milk to be specific. Apparently, 60% of people are lactose intolerant and the other 40% are lactose tolerant and of European descent. Why age two you ask? Well, babies are said … Continue reading Got Milk?
It is often said that one picture can say a thousand words. I've decided to borrow a few of those words and use them to reflect on what came to mind when I saw this picture below. I don't need to be a soccer fanatic to know that it cannot be argued that Neymar is … Continue reading Celebrate the successes of others
So many books have been written on leadership both on the theory and application. I typed the word Leadership on Kindle and I immediately got 17 291 book titles. I am sure that number will go up in the next few days. Anywhere in this life, there is a demand for leadership. Leadership is as … Continue reading Leadership is…
"In life there are three kinds of people. There are winners, there are losers and then there are people who don't know how to win." - Dr Les Brown 2019 is going to be an amazing year for many people. As some of you may already know, I have started a free one-day workshop targeting … Continue reading 2019: How to better prepare for interviews
I took this picture on the 26th of July. Before you wonder why you're reading this, let me get to the point. Earlier on in my professional career, I worked as a communications officer at PetroSA and one of my colleagues, Lebo had an email signature with a quote that read, Time is like running … Continue reading Time.
When I was 18 years old, I gave my life to Christ. When I was 24 years old I had already been a youth leader, preacher, consolidated and taught modules on Foundations of the faith for new converts, consolidated modules for cell groups, led cell groups and also led our media team. I mention these … Continue reading When I was a child…