Frans Nel

Posted by | 22/04/2022
Catching People Doing Things Right | #MyFridayStory No. 237

It’s easy pointing out other people’s flaws and mistakes. When was the last time you were told, “You’re doing a great job!”? When last did you say, “Well done” or,...

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Posted by | 15/04/2022
Life’s Longest Days | #MyFridayStory No. 236

Life isn’t short. It’s the longest thing you’ll ever do. If you’re in high school deciding what you’re going to do or be one day, take heart, it’s okay if...

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Posted by | 08/04/2022
Perspective. It’s Real | #MyFridayStory No. 235

You learn a lot by shifting your perspective. My older brother once confronted me with a truth that felt like a punch to the chest. He said I sometimes treat...

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Posted by | 01/04/2022
What is Your Area of Authority? | #MyFridayStory No. 234

6 years ago today, Leap First started working with our first client. It was a great account to have at the start of our business. The client’s brand was in...

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Posted by | 25/03/2022
Fulfilling Your Potential | #MyFridayStory No. 233

Are you living to your full potential? In the 1993 movie “My Life” starring Michael Keaton and Nicole Kidman, a soon-to-be-father finds out he is terminally ill. The truth is,...

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Posted by | 18/03/2022
Jim-Jim and Other Games | #MyFridayStory No. 232

Middle-born children get a raw deal. First-born children get all the attention. Last-born children are born into a life of privilege not afforded to any other siblings. Middle-born children live...

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Posted by | 11/03/2022
And What Shall Posterity Say? | #MyFridayStory No. 231

We can choose what posterity will say about our behaviour today. As inhabitants of this planet—looking back at our track record—we’ve made astonishing progress and spectacular failures. Because of a...

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Posted by | 04/03/2022
My Daily Insights | #MyFridayStory #230

Writing is a cathartic experience for me. I developed a love for reading from an early age. I grew up in a family that loved books. We always had a...

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Posted by | 01/03/2022
3 Steps to Heaven | #MyFridayStory No. 220

The story of Christmas is lost. For as long as humans have walked the earth, we’ve tried to tame nature and control our environment. After we had sorted out shelter,...

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Posted by | 25/02/2022
I Told You So | #MyFridayStory No. 229

It’s tempting to want to prove you were right all along when everyone else was wrong. As humans, we’re wired for acceptance. In many Western cultures, being right is a...

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