• Retrenchment: The Call in a different disguise

    When George Clooney retrenches Bob
    The South African economy is not doing well. Two of the four big banks are going through a restructuring process and hundreds of people are losing their jobs. Many other corporates are going through this. It’s ugly. It’s the Hunger Games. The world is changing. We are faced with technological ...
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  • The Call

    All of us will get it, at one point or another. That is, all of us mucking around with other random stuff that is not what The Call is calling us to do. Allow me to explain the call: When writers write a story, at some point there is a call to action that is ...
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  • If someone asked you…

    …if you could do anything you want to do from Monday to Friday to earn a living, would you know the answer? It’s a fun question to ask, because what happens is the same thing that happened to Fischer when Cobb asked him how he got here in the movie Inception. He thought he knew, ...
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  • I don’t like Mondays

    In 1979, the Boomtown Rats released a song called “I don’t like Mondays”. It topped the charts in the UK and was the leading single for their album The Fine Art for Surfacing. Amongst other awards, the song was voted single of the year in the British Pop and Rock Awards. Radio stations ...
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