Many people are not able to move to the next level of their lives, be it in professional circles or their individual lives. We look at some of the things that stop you from going to the next level
Mary Muchai, elated and empowered, was among graduates of the second cohort of the George Wachiuri School of Mentorship. The event held on 29th July 2021 at the GMC Place KITENGELA saw 79 graduates receiving their certificates.
Today is the World Mentoring Day, and the year 2021 marks the second observation of the day globally following the first observation in 2020. What is the day all about? I believe it is an opportunity to reach out and guide someone out of the darkness and into the light by sharing your experiences over the journey you have had.
It’s a bright end of the year 2020 for 41 upcoming Kenyan entrepreneurs who have just been empowered to become great business and career men and women courtesy of the George Wachiuri School of Mentorship.
Social Media is one of the most positively influential tool in our world today. On the flip side though, I have observed that it can be used to spread hate, and unfortunately so. I have severally experienced many social media enthusiasts spreading some form of hate to their former friends turned foes.
Adding VALUE to OTHERS is the Best thing in Life – Join the movement in 2020
Life is a gift, it is short, it has challenges galore and sometimes one may feel like giving up. Such situations have led to very many people committing suicide, engaging in drugs or just giving up, waiting for fate to deal with them.
It was extremely humbling to be recognized for Service to Humanity and Leadership to Humanity and to be awarded as African Business Personality Award 2018 By Voice Achievers, Netherlands – Asante Sana! This Award is not my Award but it is an Optiven Team Award.
Who said that electioneering period must be a bad omen for the business community? Far from it – Here are some positive ways you can adopt to keep your business afloat.
The need to look forward to doing something is what propels the energy behind the action. While some are ardent planners, among us there are those that have no idea what is happening next. The process of knowing however involves simple steps like, taking time out, understanding your emotions, exploring your passions, taking inspired action and letting go of the outcomes after you have done your best.
A high achiever is said to be someone who looks to the future. Such a person often takes a project and turns it around positively. Additionally, they also take a vision and turn it into a reality. A great achiever is the one that makes a plan and turns it into action.
Hatua Project is an initiative by the Fellowship Of Christian Unions (FOCUS), which aims at building Students Training and Development Facilities in order to help raise responsible citizens and value-based, transformational servant Leaders for a better Kenya.
Optiven Walks You Through ARDHISASA
it’s safe to say that now more than ever before, innovation is the unrelenting drive to break the status quo and develop anew where few have dared to go. For years there has been little happening within the Ministry of Lands, with some citizens loosing faith in the system altogether.
The Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) launched an incubation and acceleration program called the Ibuka. Ibuka is a Swahili word meaning to emerge. The program seeks to embrace small and medium sized companies through a 10 month incubation period.
What is the role of capacity in organizations within the Covid pandemic? Closer home, capacity are considered the batteries under which everything happens – so it is no wonder that appliances may not work well where the batteries are low thus low capacity. Individuals have different capacities.
After 20 years of impacting the society, socially and economically, Optiven Group is now stoically set as a game changer in business. The story of the journey that made Optiven what it is today is no secret. From the biography written in his book Soaring Like An Eagle, Chief Executive at Optiven Group, Mr. George Wachiuri has been featured widely as he shares his ups and downs in making Optiven what it is today.
Jeff Bezos was doing an interview on how Amazon beat other companies? He answered saying that his secret was relentless innovation. What is innovation? Innovation is not a big vocabulary but it simply means change and doing things differently. The role of innovation is key because doing things the way we did will not bring different results.
We always desire to have a beautiful day but it’s a different ball game making it beautiful. Whats a beautiful day? Is it a sense of emotional stability, a happy mood, state of good health, vigour or energy, a good spiritual status? All these may mean a beautiful day to one person or the other.
By Kate Khasoa, Brand Strategist
For any business, a mission and vision helps to provide employees with a purpose. The mission and vision of an organization are integral to the company’s strategy. This is because they are used to define future goals and modus operandi.
The Optiven Group is one of the few companies associated with the real estate sector that has thrived for over 20 years in Kenya. It’s logo is familiar with a cross section of stakeholders and is a well known even among school going children. Why, you may ask? Because in that time Optiven Group has made huge steps in impacting the society.
It’s one thing to get to the top but it’s a different ball game remaining at the top. What does it mean to be at the top? It could be the place you work, your achievement of a key target, the celebration of a win, being under an authority, performance of your tasks or responsibilities, having an abundance mentality, and believing there’s enough for all of us. All these are reasons you may consider to be at the top.
Our Winter as a country is the emergence of the third wave of Corona. Optiven has adapted a new slogan for this period in the belief that all this will pass, thus #WeShallConquer. Tough times indeed provide opportunities such as the current virtual meetings that connect people globally.
The biggest enemy of our time is the continued changes that face us amidst the pandemic of Covid 19. The third wave has come with a new force where it is expected to increase the number of infections. I also continue to request for all who are not tested to take courage and be tested once you are going through any of the symptoms.
One of the goals of GoGreenNaOptiven is to find unique interventions that support sustainability in living. Of this sustainability, food takes a top role and as such becomes a topic of interest. Looking at the above subject, the question then becomes, how do you dry fruits?