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Monday Motivation: New week, New beginnings

I don't know if you have ever woken up and the first thing you thought of was- oh crap, I have work today again. And for a few minutes, you moan on the bed, toss and turn, curse the fact that you have to get off the comfort of your blanket and go to work,… Continue reading Monday Motivation: New week, New beginnings

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Motivation Monday: Teachable moments

Are you the kind of person to correct someone when they make a mistake or are you the kind to say, "oh well, they are on their own", and you allow them to continue with their mistakes. For this week's Motivation, I wanted to talk about "teachable moments". Let's say you go to a restaurant… Continue reading Motivation Monday: Teachable moments

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Monday motivation: Little acts of kindness

I was on call yesterday, in the emergency pediatric unit, surrounded by patients with convulsions because for some reason, it is febrile convulsion season in pediatrics, and I was thinking how, these children (not literally, but the load of the work) were going to kill me, when a familiar face walked in. She greeted me… Continue reading Monday motivation: Little acts of kindness

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Monday Motivation: Gems from Maya Angelou

I had a secondary school teacher who had a saying, which went something like this- Don’t wait for experience to teach you, learn from other people’s experiences first. It still is one of my favourite quote. Today, I’ll be sharing some of the treasures, the late Dr Maya Angelou learnt during her time here on… Continue reading Monday Motivation: Gems from Maya Angelou

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Monday Motivation #3: Its not too late

For what it's worth... It's never too late, or in my case too early, to be whoever you want to be. There's no time limit. Start whenever you want. You can change or stay the same, there are no rules to this thing. We can make the best or worst of it. I hope you… Continue reading Monday Motivation #3: Its not too late

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Monday Motivation #2: Faults and Excuses

One of my favorite poems is titled "Richard Cory". It's about a man who was envied by the people of his community for his status, his wealth and his character. Everyone wanted to be like him and everyone wanted the life He had. Then one summer night, whilst the people were tired from toiling for… Continue reading Monday Motivation #2: Faults and Excuses