Podcast
December 31, 2016

Let go of what others think

I have taken a long time - my whole life so far (!) to work this out - but I have finally cottoned on! If we let go of what others think, it will help us remain in the present and fully able to enjoy the magic of life as…
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Podcast
December 28, 2016

The greatest gift of all

For so long I grappled with why I didn't like the question "what do you do?" And there are many reasons for this but none of them as compelling as the one I am finally aware of! Today's podcast is about why I believe we should stop asking the question…
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Podcast
December 23, 2016

Healdtown needs to be great

I am inspired. I am grateful. I am determined. So many feelings and emotions racing through my veins staying here in Healdtown and visiting the school that Nelson Mandela and Robert Sobukwe attended. Healdtown Comprehensive School holds so much of our history and reminds us of the hope we need…
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Podcast
December 19, 2016

Keep space free for the unknown

This podcast is about making ourselves more available and just planting a seed about Facebook and Whatsapp (and the like) that we use in order to feel more connection and for fear of missing out but in practice this really might not be the case and we may be missing…
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Podcast
December 6, 2016

Are we really free?

This is my first ever podcast! I'm happy to share it with you. Let me know what you think! I'm hoping it will provide food for thought and with a bit of luck meaningful discussion and dialogue between us can follow.  
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My Blog
December 5, 2016

Home is everywhere

I'm sitting on the plane in midair, somewhere in between UK and UAE en route South Africa. My thoughts are flowing. I have started to think that patriotism as beautiful as it is may seem can blind us from many things. Like the fact that us humans all have this…
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My Blog
November 1, 2016

Leading from the heart

If you do nothing else but this one thing today, let it be this: Breathe! Go into nature and breathe! Breathe deep into your stomach! Breathe as deeply and as long as you ever have before! Smile while you do it as It's the most important and precious gift you…
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My Blog
June 14, 2016

Arming our nation with the most powerful weapon is a responsibility for us all.

I visited the Apartheid Museum recently. I cannot get the image of a young boy sitting on the floor in a classroom with sweat dripping down his brow out of my head. He epitomised determination. You could see it in his eyes. He wanted to learn, no matter what barriers…
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Media
May 8, 2016

Coffee Magazine – May 2016

John recently appeared in Coffee Magazine, where he talked about the work that he does in the community. You can download the article or read it right here.
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Media
September 19, 2015

Weekend Argus – 19 September 2015

"In five years, the Unogwaja Challenge has become one of the country's most significant and successful charity-based sporting events..."  
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