An open letter for anyone trying to understand millennials

When I say we, I speak for the many individuals who are between the ages of 13- 30 at this moment. I know that many can relate when I say we are the most misunderstood generation of all time (and yes you will say, “That’s how we felt when we were your age”) but then,…

2015 Reflections: Part 1

WOW… As I sit before my laptop for the last time in 2015, I am so pleased to say that I am proud of me. I am proud of the adult I am turning out to be. I trust you are too. Funny enough as I was trolling social media today I realised that many of…

THE REAL WORLD

I graduated on the 4th of March 2015. 1 day after my mother’s 50th birthday so as you can imagine, this was an incredibly eventful and emotional day for her. The cool thing about my life is that I was employed by the biggest bank in Africa before I had actually finished school. I say…

“NICE GIRLS STILL DON’T GET THE CORNER OFFICE”

“You may have what it takes to be successful, but if you lose yourself in someone else’s priorities or societal expectations, you will be judged not by your potential but rather by your history” – Lois P. Frankel, PhD (Author of “Nice Girls Still Don’t get the Corner Office”)

Superman is a flawed individual, don’t let them fool you!

The 1 question I have asked and  was also asked the most this year was “What is your definition success?” Now, although I could describe how to identify the results of success, I did not know what the hell success was to me personally. I still don’t. This is dangerous…. It’s dangerous because when you…