The ray of hope

The last few weeks reveal developments that give some ray of hope for Zimbabwe. I was particularly impressed by young people taking up leadership responsibility on issues affecting our country. Pastor Evan Mawarire did not disappoint. This was unlike another shining star, in the mould of Acie Lumumba who just…

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Management impedes progress?

Zimbabwe is unable to reach the first world status, because of failure to distinguish between leadership and management. Leadership implies venturing into uncharted territories. Yet management seeks to maintain the status quo. Basically, there is nothing wrong with checking new datum. Managers need to exercise due empirical verification. However, Managers…

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The Curse of Memory

This world is entrapped in the past. The Curriculum Vitae or Résumé is the only standard by which anything or anyone gets evaluated for future development considerations. But how can the best engineers of the twentieth century, if still alive, continue to be effective for the twenty-first century needs? Misfortunes…

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