Are you holding back from committing? Decide, that’s where the magic happens

Are you holding back from committing? Decide, that’s where the magic happens

Several weeks ago I was dealing with the sudden death of a very close friend. I was having a bit of an existential crisis and having many ‘What is the point?’ moments. Why was I bothering running a business? Why was I bothering doing a PhD? What purpose did any of this serve? It all […]

Your best teacher is your last mistake

Your best teacher is your last mistake

When I was a little kiddy, I remember having to sit multi choice tests in primary school to determine my brain power (whether or not these tests actually determined this remains debatable). Every time the tests were administered I experienced complete and utter terror. I hated tests and I hated multi choice tests even more. There […]

Intuition: learning to listen to the beat of the reverberating drum

Intuition: learning to listen to the beat of the reverberating drum

I’m going to tell you about a dream I have. This is a dream that has been tucked away in my back pocket for years. I take it out intermittently to flash before others, before swiftly stashing it away. It involves combining my academic self – the high achiever, the perfectionist, the person who wants […]