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Future-proof skills

These days, we are all about “upgrading ourselves”. Regardless of our occupation and where we are in our career path, we have been told that we need to acquire many more skills to stay ahead of the game. Educational institutions offer many certificate courses on “skills in high demand” – new computer program, big data, project management, etc. We cannot help but ask ourselves – what key skills do we really need have to thrive in the future?

Something to look forward to

If you don’t know where you are going, any road will get you there Lewis Carol We have been living with this pandemic for over 6 months now.  The situation is slowly improving.  Over the summer we are able to engage in many outdoor activities.  Stores are slowly re-opening their doors and some of us […]

What you're looking for is not out there. It is in you.

Source of inspiration

When was the last time you feel inspired? We are all very busy people – work during the weekdays, groceries and house chores on the weekend.  Our schedule is often so packed with various commitments, all we could do is keep doing, keep checking things off our list before it gets too long. We often […]

Engaging in a changed world

How to engage in a changed world

Even though we are only half-way through the year, many of us would agree that 2020 is a year of trauma. The coronavirus virus has shaken and damaged the world as we know it. While some parts of the world gradually “re-open”, we are still trying to re-adjust and adapt to a new yet unsteady way of being.

Be an upstander, not a bystander

Be an Upstander

Dear womankind – How many of you have been described as “difficult”, when you are simply being assertive at work? Phrases similar to the word “difficult” will include “aggressive”, “sounding angry”, or “just a bit too much”.