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March 9, 2016

The Tipping Point

Here’s the thing! It’s long been a bugbear of mine this whole question of tipping. I assume you, like me, and most people, begrudgingly go along […]
February 1, 2016

Paying It Forward – What goes around comes around

A true story about Paying It Forward : a very cool life and business philosophy You can only skin a sheep once, but you can shear it […]
November 10, 2015

7 Lessons from the Rugby World Cup (even for ladies)

After the Japan vs South Africa game I posted a letter of support for Heyneke Meyer on Facebook. It was a positive message (basically saying; keep […]
October 12, 2015

I see invisible people

As a kid I always wanted to be invisible. Invisibility was my reply when asked what superpower I wanted. Imagine the fun you could have – […]
September 2, 2015

Just Do Your Bloody Job

Last month I think I was a little bit too cryptic in the title of my newsletter. So this month I’ll be a little more Direct. If […]
August 5, 2015

YOU can change the world!

Here’s the thing …. Doesn’t it just make you want to go absolutely stark raving mad when someone doesn’t do what they said they would do? […]
July 4, 2015

3 Fun & Creative Ways to Solve Problems

So here’s a thing – Your relationship is in the toilet or you’re having problem with a colleague, subordinate or manager. So here’s a thing – Your […]
May 27, 2015

Happyology v2.0

It’s been amazing how corporate South Africa has embraced my new keynote – Happyology™ creating a Happy Bottom Line™. Following the writing of my opinion piece in August 2014 I have […]
April 14, 2015

Have You Been Naughty?!

By now if you know me (or of me) you probably know that to a large extent I don’t like following other peoples rules! In fact […]
March 3, 2015

When the Rules Change!

So what do you do when all that you know, and believe in and have based all life actions on – no longer applies? In fact […]
January 23, 2015


I don’t know about you but I’m really tired of receiving those cr4ppy emoti-quote-pics telling me to just be myself and not to care what people […]
November 8, 2014

3 Magic Words

So I have to confess; of the thousands of “friends” that I have on Facebook I purposefully un-follow most of them. As soon as people start pushing their […]
August 24, 2014


We’ve got it all wrong! Have you notice how terminally unhappy people are in general? What is with this phenomenon of every second person you come […]
June 24, 2014

AN OPEN LETTER – To all the Chops, Dipsticks and Bee-ya-ches

This may not be for you but I’m sure you know these people or run into them on a daily basis. It’s just to assure you […]
May 23, 2014

Am I, Are You, Are We, Racist Criminals?

Okay this is what keeps me awake at night and has me racked with guilt. It’s a genuine question that I need an answer to. So […]