SO CLOSE TO THE 2018 FINISH LINE

Posted by on Nov 28, 2018 in Uncategorized | No Comments

As predictable and understandable as it may be, its invisibility means we get caught off guard. Year after year, it sneaks in. Slowly, unsuspectingly, the symptoms start to reveal themselves: days feel longer, tempers shorter, and tolerance levels even shorter still. As darkness eclipses sunshine earlier and earlier, sense of humour fades. Inner voices of […]

TREADRIGHT AT 10 – LEADERSHIP BY EXAMPLE, BECAUSE IT MATTERS

Posted by on Oct 31, 2018 in Uncategorized | No Comments

French playwright Victor Hugo one said, beautifully and poignantly,: “Nothing is more powerful than an idea whose time has come.” This statement, reflecting the moment when a small ember breaks free into a flame, perfectly captures these times for global tourism. Never before has the value of the sector been so clearly exposed, so concretely […]

UNGA – WHERE NO IDEALISTIC HEART NEED FEEL ALONE

Posted by on Sep 30, 2018 in Uncategorized | No Comments

January 01st. For billions across the globe, the beginning of a new year is a time for renewal – renewal of health, renewal of hope, renewal of heart. It is a time of refocusing on what can and should take priority. Promises are made to oneself, to others. Purpose finds a way to eclipse understandable […]

ESSENTIAL ECHOES, ENDURING HOPE

Posted by on Aug 31, 2018 in Uncategorized | No Comments

  18.08.2018 25.08.2018 Two dates that have been burnt into the history books of our shared world. Two lives, just one year apart in age, born worlds away from one another, working in worlds far from one another, taking their last breathes 7 days apart from one another, always, each day of their working lives, […]

13 – A NUMBER OF MIRACULOUS LUCK

Posted by on Jul 22, 2018 in Uncategorized | 3 Comments

In an increasingly ‘I‘-centric world, how heart-squeezing it is to see the global community living near and far step forward, swiftly and courageously, to protect the lives of others. Of strangers. Of youngsters. Because it is simply the right thing to do, and it must be done right now. The moment: June 23rd, 2018. The […]

CHOOSE NOW, QUICKLY, NOW GO!

Posted by on Jun 28, 2018 in Uncategorized | No Comments

  Pick one, just one. Quickly. You can only choose one thing. You have 30 seconds. Now you have another two minutes. What’s the next thing you will choose? What’s the one thing you will choose? And then the next if you’re going to have to run, if you’re going to have to leave where […]

OUR NEED FOR A MOMENT OF MAGIC

Posted by on May 30, 2018 in Uncategorized | No Comments

What is it that creates moments of magic? What is it that causes a country, a world, to stop and watch as a fairytale comes to life? What is it that still has the world talking, debating, awing, about the Royal Wedding of May 18th 2018, so many days after the day when HRH Prince […]

A LOVE LETTER OF THANKS, A WHISPER GOODBYE

Posted by on Apr 3, 2018 in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

  It was just over 15 years ago when a little girl with a quiet dream set out to start her own little consulting business. It was not to be about size of business – buying a small island was never the goal. It was about working purposefully, living a labour of love, working only […]

HUMAN, HOPEFUL, HEROES

Posted by on Feb 11, 2018 in Uncategorized | No Comments

  Finally, finally, the moment has come. The 23rd Winter Olympic games have begun! After months and months of controversy, debate, dispute and daily discussion around geopolitical taking attention away from the love of the games, finally the focus has turned to the athletes. Winter sports stars, standing tall carrying their national flags even though […]

ONE THING THAT CAN MAKE A WORLD OF DIFFERENCE

Posted by on Jan 20, 2018 in Uncategorized | No Comments

  One thing. What is the one thing that you are going to do for you this year? It is a question that often floats to the top of one’s thoughts when January arrives, and the habitual creation of New Years Resolutions. What is the one thing that you have committed to making happen this […]