Adult education (1)

28 The year was 2012. I was the only one at the company who didn't have any post-grad qualifications. I wasn't quite sure what I wanted to study but since it was a marketing firm, I thought perhaps I could do that. I spoke to the boss about the company contributing to the cost and …

Celebrating Super Women

8 Women's day is here and I thought I would give a number of related stories about some of the women who have been on this journey from the beginning, from the middle and everywhere in between. I got to know *Belinda in 2012 though I knew of her earlier because we shared a mutual …

Charity; is it really worth it?

It is almost two years since the birth of 40 days over 40 smiles. Last night a few thoughts kept me awake and they shall consequently form the content of this blog post. The journey we embarked on is designed in such a way that we meet people from diverse backgrounds; rich, poor, vulnerable, deliberately …

Winners: Best Campaign at Social Media Awards

“We would like to thank all our haters for getting us here.” These should have been the opening remarks of my speech at the Social Media Awards on Friday 15th November, 2013, right? I am only kidding! We all know who got us there and we shall thank him for all of our days 🙂 …