Connect to Collaborate

Reflecting on the title of this blog also got me thinking that in the age of social media, the capacity for collaboration is literally at our fingertips…. we can collaborate with others by joining Facebook or Linked In groups for a particular cause. At the same time, we are also often bombarded with information from multiple sources encouraging us to ‘sign up for this’; ‘join this webinar which starts in 30 minutes’; ‘buy this product or programme that guarantees results’ and the list goes on and on…

It’s all about Servant Leadership

It was a warm summer morning almost 25 years ago. I remember it was a Sunday and the time was 11h00 and I could not wait to share my week-end experience with my mom when I arrived home. I had just matriculated the year before and I returned from 1st year orientation camp. Nothing could have prepared me for what I was about to experience….. My mom’s passing earlier that morning! She had run the race and fought the battle as best she could, but the Almighty had another plan for her life.