Inspiration

  • Can money buy you happiness?

    Everyone’s got an opinion on money and so often we hear things like, ‘it’s the root of all evil’ or ‘it can’t buy you happiness’. But is that necessarily true? Why does money get such a bad rap? I...

  • How to protect yourself financially when you start living with a new partner

    Over the past ten years, I’ve met many women (and men) struggling with an unwelcome STD received from a once-loving partner. It happened because they felt awkward raising a subject that could dampen the mood—it felt ‘dirty’ to talk...

  • 5 Tips to deal with toxic people

    Dealing with toxic people can really take the wind out of your sails. While most of us (hopefully) have colleagues, clients and other relationships that are 99% enjoyable, that 1% of unpleasantness, or that one person that causes grief,...

  • International day of the girl: Who are you calling vulnerable?

    International day of the girl: Who are you calling vulnerable?

    A few years ago I was working in Uganda for an international NGO delivering a range of aid programs throughout the country. One day I asked our cleaner – a young woman around 20-years-old – if she was interested...

  • Creating a relationship with money that works for you

    Money in our world is hot topic and often a complicated one. There are many ‘experts’ out there who have different information and wisdom about ways to manage money, create wealth and maintain financial stability. Do you also consider...

  • What is your innovation?

    Have you noticed that there is a cumbersome way of thinking within our society which chooses how we think, believe and live? Do we sometimes take the easy way and accept what we are being told, without questioning the...

  • Diverse teams get better outcomes, but why does it often feel like hard work?

    Diversity is good, right? We have been hearing for a while that diverse teams get the best outcomes. So why does it often feel like hard work to operate with people who are different to us? The benefits of...

  • Reasons to train your brain

    Our brain is without a doubt the most important part of our body and it is the part of our body which controls everything we do and everyone we are. The brain is a wonderful centre of memories, knowledge...

  • Saying more than #metoo when you’ve faced abuse

    The #MeToo movement has taken the world by storm over the last year or so. With people from all walks of life sharing experiences of harassment and abuse on social media, a lot of experts have claimed that this...