Being a full time founder has a way of eating at you to say the least. As a result, I prioritize life as much as I prioritize work.
I have realized that in order to be my best in all my ventures and businesses, I generally need to be my best self. Hiking has been a big part of my life as a result.
I started hiking last year in March and since then I have completed 12 hikes since across Kenya. Everything from Mount Longonot and Kilimambogo to the Menengai Crater and Ngong hills.
I have always been a firm believer that some of the biggest life and leadership lessons are learnt outside four walls. They are learnt in hobbies, from strangers and often from our extraordinary pursuits.
Let’s be honest for a minute. As human beings we have a tendency to choose others or put others first. It’s almost in built. We take this attitude to the workplace, to relationships and to life in general only to learn that in the process of putting others first we are sacrificing what we want.Continue reading “Choosing you”