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Mother’s Instinct

Mother’s Instinct – Lesson for Entrepreneurs: As I sat during my early morning reflection today, I was drawn to a time in my life when my father suspended my monthly allowance when I was at Copperbelt University. I deserved the punishment after racking his Car, long story though the suspension was for just a term. …

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Umulilo Uchingilila Abakulu Tawocha

Umulilo Uchingilila Abakulu Tawocha The Older the Wiser: ”Umulilo Uchingilila abakulu tawocha” (Fire that is surrounded by elderly people can’t burn you). Yesterday as I went through my 40th birthday I was drawn to this Bemba saying which a lot of people and young millennials might not be familiar with. However, imagine people in a …

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Crack the Whip, An Entrepreneur as a father

Crack the Whip, An Entrepreneur as a father: The modern age fathers most of the time fail when it comes to understanding the importance of the phrase “Crack the whip”. This simply means to use authority, often in a harsh or stern manner, to make someone work harder, often with a threat of punishment or …

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Meeting Customer Needs

Meeting Customer Needs: Early this morning I went to do a property inspection for Valuation, I used my wife’s car and forgot to carry my measuring gadgets. So I decided to stop at some hardware to buy a measuring tape. “Do you have a 50 meters measuring tape?” I asked the shop keeper. He replied …

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