Two Worlds

Today is a good day to live! The sun has shone brightly yesterday. We had more clear skies. “You brought the sunshine.” My friends here love to say to us. Coming from a country that has sunshine all year round, we often respond with a smile. The winter is just a couple of days away. …

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Pressure Trapped?

Not so long ago, I happened to have a chat with a young lady. She had been referred to me by one of my brothers who thought I would be of good help to her. So much was happening in her life that had caused her to be under so much pressure. One of the …

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Brand Identity; My country and I.

Recently I was on a flight and there was an interesting interview of one of the most successful businessmen in Dubai. The founder and CEO of DAMAC Construction; the brain behind many magnificent hotels in Dubai including the Marina that we had a chance to visit a couple of years back. In this interview something caught my attention, for UAE, development is not by chance. It is an effort of strategic planning and intentionality in working out the image of the UAE.