Monthly Archives: March 2015

Capturing South Africa’s Rich Legacy of Leadership

by Adriaan Groenewald For the past 15 to 20 years we have been on a mission critical adventure – working with and interviewing top leaders in South Africa specifically, but often beyond our borders as well. This eye-opening experience was enriched and expedited … Continue reading

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The Choice

This story from conscious-manager.com focuses on your values and making choices about what’s most important to you. We hope you enjoy it as much as we did. A Stranger Is Just a Friend You Haven’t Met A woman came out … Continue reading

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Refusing to Accept Failure

Sir Edmund Hillary was the first man to summit Mount Everest. On May 29, 1953 he scaled the highest mountain then known to man – 29,000 feet straight up, with his sherpa Tenzing Norgay. He was knighted for his efforts. However it’s only when we … Continue reading

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Friends

Like a needle in a haystack Good friends are hard to find That’s why I am thankful I can gladly call you mine Friends will be there when you need them If you’re happy or you’re sad I will be … Continue reading

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Where are we heading?

by UnknownThe paradox of our time in history is that we have taller buildings, but shorter tempers; wider freeways, but narrower viewpoints; we spend more, but have less; we buy more but enjoy it less. We have bigger houses and … Continue reading

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Chocolates, Discipline and Financial Success

We often wonder why we don’t succeed at the rate we expected to succeed. Recently I have realised that it is not a case of ‘not’ succeeding, but rather a case of ‘cannot’. This ‘cannot’ is not an excuse but rather a reality, … Continue reading

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Don’t Hope… Decide! by @MDHargrove

by Michael D. Hargrove While waiting to pick up a friend at the airport in Portland, Oregon, I had one of those life-changing experiences that you hear other people talk about — the kind that sneaks up on you unexpectedly. … Continue reading

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A Box Full of Kisses

by Unknown The story goes that, some time ago, a man punished his 3-year-old daughter for wasting a roll of gold wrapping paper. Money was tight and he became infuriated when the child tried to decorate a box to put … Continue reading

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Good thoughts to start the first day of the rest of your life!

by Unknown In front of the room, a confident young woman walked about, leading and explaining stress management to an audience, then she raised a glass of water, and everyone knew she was going to ask the ultimate question: ‘half … Continue reading

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Mother

Mother is the word ‘God’ on the lips of a little child and the meaning in that little heart. To all the Mothers near and far, I truly want to honour you today for being the true examples of love … Continue reading

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