Writing skills in the age of remote working

"Hey. Please have a look at the changes I made to that document and get back to me.” And then the back-and-forth ensues, tracking and effecting changes on the document, a lengthening email chat, some WhatsApp texts and eventually one part of the project is finalised and communicated throughout the team. And the process begins …

Seven things good people DON’T do

1. They never pass blame onto others This speaks directly to integrity and having zero ego. Taking total accountability is a superpower, especially when a person may easily duck and shove someone else under the proverbial bus. ‘Honesty is the best policy’ still rings true even today. 2. They listen to listen (not to merely …

“I am such a perfectionist”

It dawned on me precisely a year ago that holding onto being a perfectionist was actually holding me back. In many ways too. It also occurred to me that it was connected to my lack of confidence to push things out in their simplest form — be it blog posts, documents written at work, ideas, …

Discipline is everything

It allows for a person to have firm control of, first, themselves. And then be in charge of other things of the world: money, social media, alcohol, relationships, junk foods (tasty, buh, not cool at the expense of health), bad habits (turn ‘em to positive), gym & fitness, thoughts and emotions. Et cetera and so …

To the anxious job seeker ❤️

To the job-seeker reading this, I want to say to you: Of course, it’s fuckin’ hard to job-hunt, go from pillar to post, with no loss of enthusiasm. There are days, especially after a few successive NO’s, where you’ll feel totally defeated. And then you’ll start negatively judging yourself — self-doubt will surely creep in. …