Our road trip through Tanzania was one of the best trips I’ve ever taken, and nearly the most adventurous thing I have done thus far in my life.
“This the real world, homie, school finished They done stole your dreams, you dunno who did it.” —KANYE WEST, “GORGEOUS” Every time I read a management or self-help book, I find myself saying, “That’s fine, but that wasn’t really the hard thing about the situation.” The hard thing isn’t setting a big, hairy, audacious goal.… Continue reading The Hard Thing About Hard Things
I have always believed that travel enriches you gently. When you step out to see the world – meet people, get acquainted with different cultures, taste new cuisines or simply breathe in an unfamiliar city – you learn a lot! It happens naturally – you don’t have to try too hard. It’s all about losing yourself into the arms of… Continue reading Reflections from 8 countries in 21 days
It’s my birthday today! And I’m going to share 23 things I have realised looking back at the last/first 23 years of my life, hoping you will derive meaningful insights from them. Mostly, the 23 uncategorized things will be in relation to the things I value most; my family, my businesses and my happiness (staying #HighOnLife) Ok… Continue reading 23 Things in 23 Years!
This is to pick up from, I’ll be me in my 20s, you be you. Your 20s are not a time to be troubled by the small things. Instead, it is time to focus on the bigger picture. It is not a time to allow yourself to be passively molded by culture — its a time to deliberately make your own decisions, selecting… Continue reading So what are your 20s for?
An acquaintance sent me this and I thought it is arguably the best piece of life advise summarised in 17 principles. Check them out and judge for yourself. Develop Definiteness of Purpose Success and progress towards achieving your goals in life begin with knowing where you are going. Any dominating idea, plan, or purpose held in your… Continue reading Napoleon Hill’s 17 Principles of Success
I do not ascribe to notions proclaiming that your 20s are for having fun or for learning lessons. This is a sure fit way to end up broke and clueless. As a twenty-something, you’ll often come across older adults who share comments such as, “I wish I had done/known that when I was your age,” or… Continue reading I’ll be me in my 20s, you be you!
“Look around you. Look at your friends, your relatives, your coworkers, the people you meet when you shop or go to a party. How do they spend their days? Most of them work. They all do many other things as well, playing sports, performing music, pursuing hobbies, doing public service. Now ask yourself honestly: How… Continue reading Talent is overrated
The Microlight flying experience is a perfect way to mix the most advantageous coastal views with the excitement of soaring above the clouds over 1,500ft! Whilst not the most adrenaline inducing of activities, the age old flying method is wonderfully exciting – and the views provided from the sheer drop beneath you are truly second to none.… Continue reading The Only Way Is Up – Diani
The highly anticipated post is here! Doing business with friends! First off, I would like to disagree with the popular motion, “never do business with friends”. I strongly believe that it all depends on the approach you take while choosing who to do business with. Typically with friends, it’s easy to dive into a startup opportunity… Continue reading Can friends and business mix?