Your Best Year Yet!

“We spend January 1st walking through our lives, room by room, drawing up a list of work to be done, cracks to be patched. Maybe this year, to balance the […]

Leadership: With Great Powers Comes Great Responsibility

Leadership is in the moment.   I recently listened to a speech by a business leader addressing industry professionals. Within only a few minutes of his speech, the leader had […]

Flowers Speak Louder Than Words

“The earth laughs in flowers.” ―Ralph Waldo Emerson I dread driving into Nairobi’s CBD. Parking lots are as rare as a hen’s teeth. So, when I received an invitation to […]

Why Singapore Runs While Kenya Falters

I first visited tropical Singapore as an adventurous college student twenty-seven years ago. It was my third trip abroad. I have since visited the roaring Lion City severally, for both […]

Overwhelmed? Here’s How To Get Your Groove Back

Have you had a season in life when hardship, pain and disappointment were your constant companions? When you were confronted with difficult challenges that threatened to consume you? You faced […]

5 Tips on How to Set Your Eyes on the High Peak of Achievement

Kisumu. One of the oldest settlements in Kenya. The port city is the country’s third largest metropolis with a population of about 450,000 people. The buzzing city is a major […]

7 Successful People Who Kicked Off Their Careers With Failure

Guest article by Aja Frost     It’s easy to feel like your failures are bigger and more permanent than everyone else’s failures. I would know. As a high school senior, […]

5 Leadership Lessons From the Kenyan Schools Crisis

“Everything rises and falls on leadership.” –John C. Maxwell It will be months, if not years, before the full impact of the suspension of learning in Kenyan schools – after […]

Flawed and Unashamed

“It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest might weaken and the wisest might err.” ―Mahatma Gandhi Meet Samson. Young, strong, good-looking, overconfident. Made for greatness. But he also […]

Torn Between Two Loves

“Some look at things that are, and ask why. I dream of things that never were and ask, ‘why not?’” ––George Bernard Shaw   Nairobi. Kenya’s capital and one of […]