Clive Simpkins writes a brilliant article on BizNews, at the back of recent strikes by City Power workers in Johannesburg :
We’re good at fingering ‘colonial oppressors’, blaming apartheid, the IMF, the World Bank, and forever finding some or other excuse for our situation. But to quote Cassius in Julius Caesar: ‘The fault, dear Brutus, is not in our stars, but in ourselves, that we are underlings.’
Clive Simpkins is South Africa’s leading marketing and communications strategist, public speaker and author. He helps individuals and organisations communicate themselves and what they offer – whether interpersonally or in the media – with impact and profit.