We need to return to the Age of Exploration

It’s been a tough time for everyone. COVID-19 is the great equalizer. It has brought everyone to their knees and cast a spell of pessimism world-wide. Yet there is always hope, if only we shift our thinking and view life through different lenses. In the world of work, we have no choice other than toContinue reading “We need to return to the Age of Exploration”

We face locust attacks daily

I’m missing out on a lot of news. I am not a newsmonger for starters, but between Donald Trump, Covid-19 and the revelation that underneath the “all ah we is one family” blanket, we as a people in Trinidad & Tobago have a closet full of race hatred, I have completely stopped looking at anyContinue reading “We face locust attacks daily”

The Travesty: To KNOW and not to DO

We feel good when we have knowledge under our belt. We believe in the inspiring and thought provoking memes we share. But are we intentionally practicing or do we think we know? Years ago, I heard a guest speaker at an event say: to know and not to do, is not to know. This phraseContinue reading “The Travesty: To KNOW and not to DO”

What Happens When We Ignore Messages?

I’m not talking about voice mail messages, or email messages. I am referring to pain in our bodies that can be physical but are often emotional. Whenever we are in pain, we are quick to self-medicate. We want the pain to go away…QUICKLY! We don’t want to deal with it. A friend of mine, goingContinue reading “What Happens When We Ignore Messages?”

Removing the Mask and Showing up as YOU!

What will it take for you to remove your mask and bring the REAL you to your job? To the business? I’d just had an early morning meeting with a client. We were discussing the performance of her team and wondering in particular about this particular person – their moods, needs, and how to handleContinue reading “Removing the Mask and Showing up as YOU!”