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Posted by | 20/12/2019
My Father | #MyFridayStory No. 115

There was a time when I was younger, I can remember being embarrassed about my father. I’m sure most children go through a phase where they feel embarrassed about their...

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Posted by | 13/12/2019
The Apartheid Museum | #MyFridayStory No. 114

Every December 16th since 1994, South Africans celebrate the Day of Reconciliation. After the fall of apartheid and the release of Nelson Mandela in 1991, people across the colour spectrum...

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Posted by | 06/12/2019
Blessings | #MyFridayStory No. 113

There is a difference between being blessed and being a blessing. The Merriam Webster Dictionary gives 3 definitions for the noun “blessing”: The act or words of one that blesses,...

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Posted by | 29/11/2019
The Money Narrative | #MyFridayStory No. 112

Everyone has a story they tell themselves about money. Our early experiences around money, how it is used to navigate life at every level, helps shape our narrative about money....

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Posted by | 22/11/2019
The Genius of AND | #MyFridayStory No. 111

We tend to think in terms of ‘this’ or ‘that,’ ‘black’ or ‘white.’ From an early age, we learn to label and define. For example, we learn that we have to choose between being a lawyer...

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Posted by | 15/11/2019
4 Rules to Success | #MyFridayStory No. 110

I bought my first non-fiction ‘business’ book in 1991 at an airport bookstore. Success Secrets is authored by Mark H. McCormack, the legendary founder and CEO of the sports promotion company IMG. After graduating from Yale...

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Posted by | 08/11/2019
The Lenses You Wear | #MyFridayStory No. 109

The world is coloured by the lenses you wear. Our brain has the ability to filter out what’s not important to us. Each day we get thousands of messages. The...

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Posted by | 01/11/2019
Just Add Bubbles | #MyFridayStory No. 108

It’s tough staying positive with wave after wave of bad news hitting you from all sides on an hourly basis. Unemployment in South Africa is at an all-time high with 10.5...

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Posted by | 25/10/2019
Remember the Telephone? | #MyFridayStory No. 107

The impact the telephone has had on the world in today’s context hasn’t been fully explored. As far as advancing human communication and making the world a smaller place, there...

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Posted by | 18/10/2019
An Audience of One | #MyFridayStory No. 106

“You don’t find customers for your products. You find products for your customers.” ~ Seth Godin Take any leading brand in any industry and you will find they are customer-centric. Whereas...

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