THINGS THAT SURPRISED ME A LOT THIS WEEK

Happy Friday! How was your week? Mine was filled with quite a few WTF moments. Let me tell you about them. FIRST IMPRESSIONS – I attended a virtual meeting for a new group I’ve joined. The meeting featured a “Speed Networking” session. For those of you who don’t know, like speed dating that allows you […]

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JOURNEY OF an INTERNATIONAL STUDENT

Amazing news! You got that scholarship! How exciting 😊 That means that you’re probably trying to finalize the details and logistics for your departure from home. You also may have anxiety about arriving and settling into a new country … all by yourself! But I have faith in you and hopefully, the tips below will […]

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Be well to Yourselves – on Social Media

There is this super savvy young man that I know, and, am privileged to have as a friend on Facebook. He’s equal parts wit and wisdom; someone I can count on to make me laugh and to provide his frank and even-handed perspective on timely issues. So naturally, I’m drawn to this Facebook posts, including […]

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Zoom etiquette for fruitful ENGAGEMENTS

As we embrace the new normal, a lot of our activities – such as meetings, webinars, trainings, and the like – will continue to happen virtually, using Zoom. While there are other services that can be used, many persons and companies have gravitated towards Zoom. But how do we ensure that we are fully utilising […]

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Things I Heard on my breastfeeding journey

It’s World Breastfeeding Week, actually it’s the end of it. World Breastfeeding Week is observed annually from August 1 – 7. The week is really a global campaign to raise awareness and galvanise action on themes related to breastfeeding. This year World Breastfeeding Week is celebrated under the theme: “Support breastfeeding for a healthier planet”. […]

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Don’t Overthink it, They Say

I’m part of a book club, which helps me to keep up with my reading. Whilst looking for a new book, I came across “Don’t Overthink It: Make Easier Decisions, Stop Second-Guessing, and Bring More Joy to Your Life” by Anne Bogel. The name was perfect, it reminded me of my “Let’s Overthink About it” […]

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