Wandia's World

Thoughts

Perhaps my mind is made of sky, of budding lilacs, swaying tree and answers to my how and why are given by the bumbling bees.

 

Perhaps my soul is made of free, of anxious trees and youthful gate, and obstacles that I may see are conquered at a steady rate.

 

Perhaps my heart is made of God, of earth, sun, heavens, moon and rain. And when I'm lost, when I forget, He gives me back my sight again. --Lohnes

Giving Gratitude

To Do. Today! Most of us begin our days with a continuous list of things we need to do to keep our lives running smoothly, but we rarely take time to note all the things we don’t need to do. For example, we don’t need to figure out how to…..

Listen & Let It Go! It’s Just Not Personal

Every time we interact with others, we have the choice. We can listen to, acknowledge, and let go of their words, or we can take what they are saying personally. Taking things personally is often the result of perceiving a person’s actions or words as an affront or slight. We…..

Hello 2016. I’m Ready.

New Year’s is the traditional time of rebirth, renewal, and resolutions. My New Year’s resolution is to choose my destination wisely, as I journey through life, but try not to hurry there. Hold steadfast to my faith that I will arrive soon enough. My resolution is to explore, search and…..

How Mobile Banking Is Solving The World’s Biggest Problems

Platforms like Venmo, Simple and Square are starting to catch on in the developed world. While start ups, tech giants, and financial institutions are falling over themselves to introduce digital payment services in the developing world, mobile money is routinely used in countries like Kenya…   Africa has spearheaded the boom in digital payments……

How To Optimize Your B2B Marketing Emails

In B2B marketing, email can be an essential channel in building trust and maintaining an ongoing dialogue with your audience. Every campaign you send out offers the opportunity to: – Listen to the ways your segment responds (by paying attention to open and click-through rates). – Maintain relevancy in your…..

How-to Build A Billion Dollar Company: 4 Principles That Guided Jack Ma

If you have an idea that you hope to try out someday, don’t wait. It goes without saying that you’ve got to take chances and work hard if you want your business to succeed. Jack Ma’s story inspires you to seize your vision, take the leap and make it work!…..

3 Steps To Digital Marketing Excellence

Agile has become one of the biggest buzzwords in tech. So what exactly is it? Put simply, agile means we value responsiveness over procedures and process purely for the sake of convention. It’s often a people first approach with teamwork and collaboration that provides a more rewarding experience. And when…..

My Ideal Work World

In my ideal work world we’d live and die by 4 mantras: 1. Innovation We work to make a difference — to influence and inspire. I’m surrounded by people who support diverse perspectives. We encourage each other to think big, take risks, and make an impact. 2. Quality I work…..

A Force For Change: How Great Leaders Get Things Done

“There are 3 kinds of people: those who make things happen, those who watch things happen, and those who wonder what happened.” ~Author unknown. Vince Lombardi famously said leaders aren’t born, they are made. Leaders are often associated with natural charisma, confidence, dazzling social intelligence, insight, intuition, courage, compelling communication,…..

Transform And Adapt To The Future

To survive, thrive and achieve our bold professional ambitions in today’s competitive world, we need to continously transform and adapt to the future. Creative disruption is shaking every industry. Global competition is fierce. The employer-employee pact is over and traditional job security is a thing of the past. Everyone is…..