The blind spot in Gender-Equality discussions

Two days ago I read a shared LinkedIn post from a young lady insisting that a job advertised encouraging “Female Applicants” was “Gender Bias” and not creating Job Equality. It went on to note – ” if we want to preach Equality as women, posts highlighting ‘Female Applicants Encouraged to Apply’ is counterproductive to acquiring…

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Are you a ‘Me-Me’ Manager? Consider this…

It’s my project It’s my department It’s my idea It’s my people It’s my initiatives It’s my sweat It’s my business philosophy. Now, think of how much difference it would make if you were to switch out the word ‘ME’ for ‘OUR’ in your message. It’s our project It’s our department It’s our idea It’s our…

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The Lemon Tree of Entrepreneurship

It was about 18 months ago I got all excited about an advertisement in my towns local paper about the sale of lemon trees. On the mid-page, potted lemon trees bore bright, plump and beautiful yellow fruit that made me think of a hot summer’s day squeezing the juice to my personally handpicked lemonade recipe.…

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Enough putting your life on hold, start living your dreams now.

That idea that’s been stirring in your heart, it’s time to begin working on it. Don’t let all those questions that are filling your head distract you, just start. Why? Because you’ve sat on this brilliant idea for far too long. You’ve been telling yourself that things need to be perfect and they really don’t.…

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We all need a bit of inspiration

Have you ever felt the need to return to your favourite quote to remind yourself of why you’re doing everything you do? The reason you must push on? Well, I do. It’s in a way, a mechanism for keeping the path – concise, clear and focused. Over time, I’ve come across many quotes, but as a…

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A growing trend on Instagram and why you need to recognise it when building your brand.

Today I came across sponsored content on Instagram like I had many times before, but this one really struck a nerve that I just had to share with you. Scrolling through the feed – it showcased a very clean, neatly curated selection of photos which highlighted“ a before and after snap of an Instagram PAGE…

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Is Handwriting really becomming a lost art? I’d hate to think so…

I’ve read a piece not too long ago where it was suggested that ‘handwriting’ is becoming a lost art. What do you think about that?  

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You are as healthy as your habits, -here’s why…

To many the word ‘health’ refers to our immediate medical state, it is by definition: the state of being free from illness or injury. But apart from that, the way in which we maneuver our daily activities have only recently directed importance to the contribution of attaining long-term health. We’ve for many years associated the…

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Doubt is a killer

I recently read a post by one of my favorite business writers on “doubt.” Coincidentally, it was something that I kept thinking of a few days before and particularly how dangerous this creeper of thoughts can be to the success of any project let alone even getting it off the ground. Self-doubt, in my opinion,…

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Weekend Vibes South Beach MIAMI

South Beach, Miami is nothing less than the ‘hot spot of hot spots – day or night.’ Alive with ultra-luxe galleries and boutiques, eclectic lifestyle hotels, incredible culinary affairs from the most exquisite to downright casual and where do I begin to talk about the beach. Warm weather, pristine blue waters, white sandy beaches, culture, and…

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Living in Urban Luxury THE GANSEVOORT HOTEL TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS

This is a little overdue but when I have been made to feel like family at any luxury hotel I like to share it. My family and I recently stayed at the Gansevoort Hotel overviewing the famous Grace Bay beach of soft white powdery sand amidst the natural turquoise Atlantic ocean that bodied us.  …

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