Kimmie Weeks on Ending Poverty In Africa

Kimmie Weeks speaks about how to end poverty in Africa. I really enjoyed the video clip of one of his inspirational talks originally posted here. You should also checkout his own video clip archive on Youtube. For every Charles Taylor Read More →

George Carlin RIP: Counterculture’s pioneer comedian

I’m not entirely sure who first introduced me to George Carlin because I have found so many people quote him or praise his honesty, his intelligence and his exceptionally funny way of stating the obvious. He is the last of Read More →

Konnects? No! please not another business social network invitation

John Wilson wrote a great little rebuttel for joining Konnects, a new business social network. He aptly calls it a poor LinkedIn clone. After ignoring previous requests I had to write about this because the person who invited me to Read More →

Non-verbal communication rule fallacy

I have abused this rule in almost all my talks! So I am guilty as charged. You may have heard people saying what you say only contributes to a small percentage of the impact of your communication and that how Read More →

Why blogging from your phone in South Africa is not there yet

A Question from a Reader: Hola Ramon! I got a few problems regarding my new blogging and email site,, which I struggle just to open my emails both on my phone, using Opera Mini, and on my PC, which Read More →

Technology Stress presentation at Joburg 27Dinner

This is the presentation delivered at the 27Dinner event in Johannesburg. I will be updating this post with a summary of the key points discussed. Although you can download the file from because it has sources and references in Read More →