157 | 365: Friends

One of the hardest parts of being a parent is watching from a distance as your children develop friendships. We know that true friendship can craft our children, develop and enhance them. But we also know the wrong friends could have a long-term negative influence on them. We would like to determine who our kids are … More 157 | 365: Friends

156 | 365 – Running

“So I run with purpose in every step. I am not just shadow boxing. I discipline my body like an athlete, training it to do what I should.” – Today I ran 5 km’s. It’s been a while and it was hard work. I had to keep setting small targets. I’ll run to this corner, … More 156 | 365 – Running

155 | 365 – Uniquely talented slightly crazy person needed for this desk.

Here is my problem… I have three roles I need to fill. ‘Customer super star’. ‘Administrative genius’ and ‘Executive assistant’ Role A: Customer super star.This role will be to take external calls. It will wow our customers, provide them a stunning service and generally win them over. We are looking for someone who has a vibrant personality … More 155 | 365 – Uniquely talented slightly crazy person needed for this desk.

Dress Up

Remember as a kid if you wanted to be doctor, you simply dress up as doctor and you're good to go. That simple. In real life training to be a doctor is a lot more complicated. As I flew to Christchurch this morning, the Head Steward on the Jetstar flight was in training. The trainer was … More Dress Up

153 | 365 – It is Good

Did a lot of thinking about the word ‘good’ today. Good is such a generic and possibly overused word. In some circumstances it is a powerful word (He was a good man), in other situations it is somewhat non-descript (I’m good thanks).  It can be a virtuous word, a respectable word, an excellent and moral … More 153 | 365 – It is Good

151 | 365 – Ubuntu

 “Ubuntu is a concept that we have in our Bantu languages at home. Ubuntu is the essence of being a person. It means that we are people through other people. We cannot be fully human alone. We are made for interdependence, we are made for family. When you have ubuntu, you embrace others. You are … More 151 | 365 – Ubuntu