School Fees Receipts – What I Learned

My earliest taste of business having started at the age of 9 when I started selling “Gaaring” (Nylon String) to kids in my area in order for them to fly there kites. A profitable business, but one that soon closed down when my leading supplier, my mother, realized that she was going through string faster than a newborn in diapers.

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GFA – Glass is Full Approach

After spending years in the background, shy to be introduced out of fear that people will mock my name; my life literally did a full 360 degrees when I started to embrace my name. The simple switch from ‘dreading the inevitable introduce yourself to the crowd’ at youth gatherings and social settings; to ‘I can’t wait for my turn’ changed my life.

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Remember the Name

For some strange reason unbeknown to me, my parents named me Elgeé. Complete with the – é which I can only assume was to add a sense of sophistication. My name has no official meaning; and to add insult to injury, it is filled with unnecessary “E’s” that serve little purpose other than to make my name seem more meaningful.

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