The Last Suitcase: The Wisdom of Yousef

Reading Time: 3 minutes This story captures part of the serendipitous journey of wise man Yusuf, from his childhood on a cocoa farm in Nigeria to his position as Director General of an international development finance institution. It’s a testament to the power of growth and the wisdom that comes from a lifetime of experience, demonstrating how we can shape our own growth and change to leave a lasting impact on the world around us.

Transparency In Public Procurement, A Proactive Approach To Combating Corruption Risks

Reading Time: 5 minutes There is no alternative to clear and open communication in building trust in relationships, that includes relationships between suppliers and organizations. There is a delicate balance between confidentiality and transparency and although it is difficult but not impossible to achieve.

In Loving Memory of A Noble Soul, Rafiq Mustafa Al – Hariri

Reading Time: 5 minutes David Brooks wrote in The Road to Character: “career questions – what do I want from life? What can I do to make myself happy? – are not the right questions. The real question is, what does life want from me? What are my circumstances calling me to do? In this scheme of things, we don’t create our lives; we are summoned by life.

It’s Okay To Be Purple

Reading Time: 6 minutes “Your playing small does not serve the world. There’s nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won’t feel insecure around you. We were born to make manifest the glory of God that is within us. It’s not just in some of us; it’s in everyone. And as we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.” Marianne Williamson.