“I am driven by the feeling that I am living a purposeful life”

By Chandapiwa Baputaki

thami ngubeni“Never take short cuts because they will take you longer than intended,” this are the words of former Oprah Magazine Editor, Thami Ngubeni.

In her late thirties, bubbly and easy going Ngubeni said this when giving a keynote address to participants of a groundbreaking leadership programme for African women working in the media held at Indaba Hotel, Johannesburg South Africa.

Ngubeni told the women that they are their own authors and none should dictate to them what they should do. “You influence others through the work that you do and what you should ask yourself is what influence you have on others,” Ngubeni said. [Read more...]