What’s on your Bucket List?

Ever heard the term ‘bucket list’ and wondered what exactly it means? Well, the textbook definition implies, that it is a list of achievements or experiences that an individual hopes to accomplish during his/her lifetime. Creating a buck list is a great way to list out...

Leaders that make a Difference – Part 2.

Last week, I looked at three inspirational leaders who make a difference. The number of leaders that inspire me was too big to fit into just one post, so here is part 2. Steve Jobs (1955- 2011) [caption id="attachment_21631" align="alignright" width="250"] Photo courtesy of Huffington Post.[/caption] Steve Jobs...

Leaders that make a Difference – Part 1.

It is often said that the main difference between leaders and managers is that leaders work with their teams while managers make the team work for them. Here are three such leaders who made a difference, not just to their organisation, but also served as...

How to be taken Seriously as a Professional.

Being taken seriously as a professional is often assumed as a given, it certainly was by me. I mean, I’ve studied, I’ve got loads of experience, I always operate professionally and I know my stuff, so being a professional should be accepted. The crazy thing...

My Lessons from Oprah.

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" text_align="left" box_shadow_on_row="no"][vc_column][vc_column_text]I was one of the lucky ones to see Oprah (or rather, "My Ohps") live late last year. My friend Mel and I travelled to Melbourne to see Oprah in the flesh and I wasn't disappointed. I have been a fan...

Meditation: 10 Minutes Is All You Need.

Before getting to jotting down how the process of meditation can help you, it is important to understand as to what the practice is all about. Meditation is nothing but the cessation of your thought process for a certain period of time while you are in...

But I don’t wanna

A part of life is doctor’s check-ups, exercising, eating well, etc. But here is the thing, I am 41, turning 42 in March and I haven’t yet had a mammogram. I am a little embarrassed that I haven’t. But as it happens, I’m not alone.  There...