Photography
Picha Tales: In Awe of Nature

In 2018, I moved to Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, for work. It was an exciting new start with fresh roles and responsibilities. It allowed me to do things I only dreamed of at the time, building the systems and staff of a communication department from scratch. It was a rollercoaster. There were many long days

Business , Life , Life Lessons
Invaluably Talented and Unashamed!

Last week I shared the realities of generation ‘Y’ and ‘W’s plight. Brilliant African professionals with over a decade of professional experience worn proudly as a badge of honour but considered financial liabilities for companies. Since that post, I have had several conversations with friends and colleagues, which have provoked me to dig deeper into

Life , Photography
Picha Tales: Jinja Jams

This week’s Picha Tales takes you to Jinja in Eastern Uganda. Earlier this year, work took me to Uganda after a 14-year break since I last visited the country. It was so good to be there and experience something new. I wrapped up my week-long strategy training and made plans to go to Jinja. My

Business , Life Lessons
What’s Wrong with being Overqualified?

When I was a child, after my father retired, I started to hear a term I didn’t quite understand. “You are overqualified.” I didn’t quite get what it meant; all I knew was it made my parents sad. After my father retired and tried to job hunt, he quickly realised aside from the government that

Life Lessons , People , Photography
Picha Tale: Getting Centred

This year I chose health as a priority. The first quarter of the year focused on getting into a super healthy diet regimen which kicked off with Keto. I am glad the nutritionist didn’t actually say the word; I would have been out the door fast if she had. It has been a fad word



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