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#134: Keep Going

It’s the 16th of October. We’re approaching the end of an arduous three years. Last year, Nicholas Christakis’s Apollo’s Arrow helped us explore the coronavirus

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#125: The Magic Of Gratitude

I loved artist Simphiwe Ndzube’s posts honouring the great South African sculptors Noria Mabasa and Mmakgabo Helen Sebidi (You can read more about Sebidi here). It is wonderful to see

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#124: Unlocking Excellence

Good morning You’ll remember that earlier this year I dived into the basics of running effective organisations. I did so because we are all confronting profound

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#116: Take A Starter Step

Good morning friends If this is the first time you’re reading this letter, you can subscribe here and learn more about my coaching practice here. This week The

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Courage

I started building my coaching practice a mere six months before the pandemic hit our world. It’s meant that I have had this peculiar experience

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Inside Covid

This has been a hard week. And so, today’s letter is much more personal than any I’ve ever written to you. I hope that’s okay.

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No More Lemons

I guess I was tempting fate with the subject of this week’s letter that had been inspired by  Will Santino’s cartoon that I thought captured what we

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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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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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