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Outdoors Africa combines consultancy and professional training expertise to deliver tangible improvements for personal and organizational performance and transformation. The team at Outdoors Africa draws on a wealth of experience, from bespoke consultancy through to experiential training, coaching, management and leadership programs to create the right solutions for you.
28 04, 2014

Lessons from Man-U on succession planning

April 28th, 2014|0 Comments|

 

 

For the record, I only support two teams — Gor Mahia and Harambee Stars. However, having an accountant who is an ardent Manchester United fan means that I have to put up with the entire goings-on of the English Premier League.

I guess we wouldn’t normally take lessons in leadership and particularly succession planning from […]

21 04, 2014

Vital business lessons from marathon running

April 21st, 2014|0 Comments|

I was among those who were cheering Margaret Kenyatta during the London Marathon. Now, for the record, less than one per cent of people in Kenya have attempted to run 42km. Yet there are many proven plans that result in the success of completing a marathon.

Sixteen weeks of hard work, and a whole lot […]

14 04, 2014

Motivate your team with small gestures that speak volumes

April 14th, 2014|0 Comments|

Sometimes we need a moment to step away from the “big picture” and focus on the little things, the important things, and those seemingly trivial things that need our attention. Today those important things will take us to Kiambu.

More than 300 students at a secondary school in Limuru have for the last three months […]

13 04, 2014

Little bad habits that later become big problems

April 13th, 2014|0 Comments|

Paul Alfayo Wawire earns a living cutting and loading cane in Kakamega. Two weeks ago, he received what is arguably the sweetest news in his life after he won Sh5 million in a promotion.

Alfayo, who is a class six dropout lives with his grandparents. For the first time in his life, he took a […]