Growing up, I didn't like the shape of my legs. I didn't like the structure of my body, the complexion of my skin, the texture of my hair, the boundary of my hair line... In fact, there were many things I didn't like about myself. I never really classified myself as 'beautiful' or 'pretty'. The … Continue reading You are who you say you are!
Can you write a book in a day? Yes? No? Maybe? Well, today I and other women in Zimbabwe, Australia, USA, UK, South Africa and other parts of the world, together, wrote a book. Yep, we started and completed a book today courtesy of Amelia Chipo Mashingaidze's Book In A Day project. We had Tea, … Continue reading Book in a day!
Phew! Storytelling for Brand Visibility training, done and dusted... Growing up, I visualized myself as a newscaster. However, in my teen and tween years, I visualized myself as a teens coach. During the one-month training, when I got my first job, the trainer asked "Where do you see yourself in five years time on this … Continue reading Storytelling for Brand Visibility.
I'm part of the Lean In circle in Zimbabwe and the women have been very supportive. Lean In circles were inspired by the chief operating officer of Facebook, Sheryl Sandberg. Her book Lean In and the Lean In Foundation have played a huge part in making Lean In circles function effectively. Lean In circles are … Continue reading Lean In Circles.
I spent most part of my morning with the delectable Pearl Mbazima. The first thing she said to me was "Ezinne, I love the way you write. I feel that I can write, but I was going through the articles on your blog and I was like: Wow! This is what I want!" I smiled. … Continue reading About Today…
Have you ever heard the parable of the blind men and an elephant? Just in case you have never heard or read about it, I'll try to summarize. Six blind men felt different parts of an elephant and when they were asked "what does the animal look like?", they gave different responses. The first man … Continue reading A Parable of Love.
Hey guys, Are you as excited as I am? 💃🕺 I'm over the moon! So, today is 14th February - Valentine's Day - the day we get to celebrate LOVE. But come to think about it, if we decide to celebrate love only on Valentine's Day, what about the remaining days in the year? 🤷 … Continue reading 📢BIG ANNOUNCEMENT!!!!!
So, I ditched my fears today and clicked on the dreaded "Go Live" button on Facebook. Yayyyy!!!! In my first live video, I spoke on the topic "How to keep your dreams alive." Here are some points I raised: As children we all had dreams. Something great we longed to become when we grow up. … Continue reading How to keep your dreams alive.
Hey friends! Gather round. I JUST HAD A BABY!!!! Well, for those who have been following the trend, I'm sure this is stale news. Anyway, like every new mum, I've had my fair share of sleepless nights; staying up till late trying to nurse my baby and ensure that she is alright. For those who … Continue reading *** New Baby Announcement ***
Guess who's the latest addition to okadabooks? 🥁🥁🥁🥁***drumroll*** 🥁🥁🥁🥁 Yep! You guessed right. Beat Cancer Naturally! How to purchase on okadabooks: 1) Go to http://www.okadabooks.com 2) At the top left corner, click on the icon with three lines, then go to store. 3) Use the search button 🔎 to find “Beat Cancer Naturally” 4) Click … Continue reading “Beat Cancer Naturally” is now available on okadabooks.