• Makheni Zonneveld

Not business as usual

Updated: Jun 11, 2019

This post is part of the free Q & A Future Readiness service. If you have not yet subscribed, please click here or watch the 4-minute video on the homepage of makheni.com. Please click here for previous blogs in the series.

Don't miss out, subscribe today here

This is an interruption of an ongoing series. To see the first in this series please click here.

On Monday 27th June life happened – like it often does.

There are certain life events that just force you to pause and say, ‘It’ can’t be business as usual’. This was one of them. A dear friend was shot at for her hard-earned money. She is lying in a public hospital with a bullet close to her spine.

A family is robbed of a wife, mother, breadwinner, sister, aunt etc. Abafazi bengoma – the South African all female drum, marimba (xylophone), dance and singing group is robbed of a colleague and friend. The performing arts are robbed of one more talented performer. We are all robbed of a fellow human being – Xoli Mjali.

She is not just one more crime statistic but a flesh and blood human being whose life is turned upside down unnecessarily.

We could not just continue with business as usual. My husband and I paused a lot of things including this weekly blog and invested time in an effort to raise funds for Xoli and her family. No amount of money can reverse what happened to Xoli but we believe that raising funds to replace the money she was robbed of and also more funds to help the family while she can no longer provide for them will make a difference.

That is why we started the Help Xoli Mjali crowd funding effort. We thank all those who have donated thus far and all those who continue to help to spread the word.

Our appeal to you is please donate if you can. Any amount is welcome. Please help to spread the word by word of mouth and by word of mouse.

GoFundMe only works with credit card. We have figured out a solution for those who do not have credit cards. If you do not have a credit card please email me on makheni@makheni.com and state which country you are in.

We hope that you will help this course and many other good courses out there. This is the link for donating and sharing: https://bit.ly/2Mj0OS8

Thank you in advance

Till next week

Makheni your Future Readiness Coach

Face2Face and Online Coaching

These coaching service do not form part of the free service

  • Coaching for sole proprietors and owners of small businesses - take your business to the next level or start a business the right way

  • Leadership coaching - executive and operational level of leadership

  • Career coaching - first career choice or career change

  • Personal effectiveness

To request more info on these services please click here.

Makheni Zonneveld has extensive experience in helping organisations, teams, individuals and entrepreneurs with real transformation. She employs these communications tools: Online and face2face coaching, speaking, training, storytelling and writing.

To enquire on her services or join the mailing list of this free service simply click here: http://www.makheni.com/contact

www.makheni.com - The home of Future Readiness Solutions

Because I respect you, my online services are NOT Zoom quick-fixes

  • Facebook App Icon
  • Twitter Classic
  • YouTube Classic

© 2015 Created by Makheni Zonneveld