The winds of change

The winds of change

While the election of Donald Trump as the next president of the United States was not expected by investors, it does not seem to have been unwelcome: both the dollar and US equities have appreciated significantly. The casualty has been bond prices. In all markets,...
The two kinds of stories we tell about ourselves

The two kinds of stories we tell about ourselves

We’ve all created our own personal histories, marked by highs and lows, that we share with the world — and we can shape them to live with more meaning and purpose. We are all storytellers — all engaged, as the anthropologist Mary Catherine Bateson puts it, in an “act...
My Leadership Diaries: What’s your X Factor?

My Leadership Diaries: What’s your X Factor?

Over time as we move ahead in our lives and careers, I tend to find myself getting very complacent. Because, I know what to expect when I take up a new role, a new challenge in my work-life. Been there done that. Piece of Cake 🙂 And what happens then is you tend use...