If I get to talk about books in this post, then so be it. It may be a good thing. But to be quite honest with you, I have not been reading as voraciously as I would have liked and had been doing up to about a year ago. My present reading across all genres is rather sporadic at the best of times. This is a pity because my mind is not entirely focused on the text and its words and appears to be distracted by things, stressful issues related to work mainly, away from the book or paper. Read more
This post will be a little entertaining, perhaps quite exciting for some of you reading this. That is, if you are a mother of young children. Read more
Order after chaos
Yes, I have deliberately altered the title to this blog post from the original saying of ‘order among chaos’. That original saying pretty much sums up my recent life. It has been quite an uncharacteristic and eventful few months where a lot of pressure came to bear on me. Previously, in accordance with another old wise saying to ‘practice what you preach’, I had been managing well with busy schedules. The title I have chosen here is inherently a very positive one. Read more
This post indulges in a bit of a confession I need to make.
But I hope, at the same time, that it serves as a source of inspiration for all you ladies out there that are finding that your plates are a bit too full these days. My confession is this. Even though I spend most of my work life motivating and guiding my clients how to better organise and create a healthy balance between their work day and their personal lives, I somehow, have yet to master this balancing act for myself. Read more
Work to live
Yes, I have absolutely had enough. I have had enough of struggling to make ends meet. This may seem all surreal to you at this point. After all, I may have mentioned that I do have a rather rewarding career. The highlight of my project-oriented work has always been to see other women get back on their feet. But in recent years, competition for my line of project management and life coaching work grew phenomenally. Read more