Running a business: Is it for everyone? Day 12 #WinterABC2021 @AfroBloggers

The Covid-19 pandemic drastically altered our way of life and at the start of 2021, organizations had made adjustments in their operations to stay afloat, despite the restrictions. With the third wave upon us and a lockdown in effect (I’m not sure of the stage/phase in Zimbabwe) people are constantly exploring possibilities of making money. If you are formally employed, you know that your salary … Continue reading Running a business: Is it for everyone? Day 12 #WinterABC2021 @AfroBloggers

GBWhatsApp: Yay or Super Yay Day 11 #WinterABC2021 @AfroBloggers

Kindly note that I am not promoting the use of or installing applications from unverified sources as it is already happening. However, it’s a tech-related issue so, happy reading 😊 GBWhatsApp… This is an enhanced or modded clone of the standard WhatsApp. It’s been around from as far back as 2014 and of all the enhanced versions, it seems to be the most popular. There … Continue reading GBWhatsApp: Yay or Super Yay Day 11 #WinterABC2021 @AfroBloggers

Business Awards: Applauding Excellence & Stroking Egos Day 10 #WinterABC2021 @AfroBloggers

This week is all Business & Tech and while my approach is definitely different ( 😉) I know I will do justice… Zimbabwe has a considerable number of awards ceremonies but the major player, which has a carved quite the niche, is the business awards. Year after year, the ceremonies pack all the glitz the business community has on offer. They deliberately create an ambience … Continue reading Business Awards: Applauding Excellence & Stroking Egos Day 10 #WinterABC2021 @AfroBloggers

Mental Health & Me Day 9 #WinterABC2021 @AfroBloggers

Rounding up Advocacy Week, I would like to share with you some of the lessons I have learnt on mental health. It is a subject that has been swept under the carpet for long but I truly hope that we will normalize asking how someone is really doing as opposed to just a perfunctory greeting… Emotions are a gift and they have a way of … Continue reading Mental Health & Me Day 9 #WinterABC2021 @AfroBloggers

“I hate my baby…” Day 8 #WinterABC2021 @AfroBloggers

“I felt like my life was a balloon and I was holding a pin to pop it and blow it all up. My newborn baby and my partner were a source of great annoyance. I wanted to be left alone. Everything felt wrong and I was very angry. I was diagnosed with postpartum depression a few weeks after my baby was born. What I had … Continue reading “I hate my baby…” Day 8 #WinterABC2021 @AfroBloggers