Category Archives: employees

The weight of living

When life is going well and times are peaceful, everyone is on their best behavior. Polite, well mannered and kind to each other. But the older I get, the more I realise that it is in turbulent times when we have the opportunity to see what people are really made of! I am not referring […]

Bad moods travel fast

My daughter and I had plans to go to Windsor today to see our friends.  I never look forward to the journey there.  It takes us about 2 hours door to door, including a bus 2 trains and then a car ride.  But life isn’t always meant to be easy (mom told me that), and […]

under pressure

To all modern mothers, with a special mention to single mothers, this prezi is for you….. http://prezi.com/tq35vbwkak5c/?utm_campaign=share&utm_medium=copy The presentation is set to music, so put your earphones on if you are at work. Make it full screen, and click through the slides. I had fun making this for you. I do hope that you enjoy […]

Single mom…..Should the Devil wear Prada?

Have you seen the movie ‘The Devil wears Prada’?  It is about a horrible woman who treats her staff like slaves, insulting their work and their efforts on every occasion.  For some reason, her employees continue to work for her, putting up with her demeaning remarks, because she holds a powerful position in the fashion […]

THE FUTURE OF WORK

Last month I competed in a public speaking competition for TEDX. The topic was ‘The future of work… the power to make a difference’. As expected, mostly every one spoke of technology and mobile offices.   I didn’t! My take on ‘the future of work’ was a bit more personal.   Read on to find out what […]