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Some Leadership Lessons

Dear friends Thank you for the replies to last week’s letter, What World Do You Want? It is never an easy decision for me to turn my

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The Inequality Virus

Good morning Today is South Africa’s Human Rights Day. In my 6 December letter, I promised to share my reading of Charles van Onselen’s The Night Trains in

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Make Work Happier

Good morning friends Earlier this year the prestigious Philadelphia Museum of Art acquired one of South African ceramicist Zizipo Poswa’s works. This followed a 2019 purchase of two

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Build Your Life

Good morning everyone We’re in March. I had planned this week’s letter to focus on the tweaks we can make to our work-lives to alleviate

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Working With Soul

Last week Sihle Nontshokweni celebrated the fact that her children’s book, Wanda, which she had co-authored with Mathabo Tlali had received its first international review. They wrote the book to “encourage

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Preventing Burnout

In my average week, I work with 8 clients for 90 minutes at a time. Then I have about 5 conversations with people who are

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Being a Better Manager

This year will be overwhelming and tiring. In this context, it’s tempting to draw the curtains and hide out until ‘it’s all over.’ Yet, as

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