Built like a tank

Thirty years ago, there were 7,500 rhinos in Zambia. When we visited the game park there were just five!

A dedicated group of range officers guarded them with their lives. The guide who accompanied us took us to an outpost in the Mosi-Oa-Tunya Game Park. Another forest officer hopped into our jeep and we drove for a couple of miles.

The rhinos’ whereabouts were kept a secret. Wherever the rhinos fancy to wander the guards followed.

They have shoot-at-sight orders in case of poachers. We left the jeep and travelled on foot for about five minutes. Under a tree we came upon these rhinos – the male and a female with its calf.

Rhino with calf

The trip to Zambia was a lifetime opportunity. From landing in Lusaka to living in the sugarcane farm, standing precipitously close to the thundering Victoria Falls, walking with the lions, lounging with the cheetahs, getting charged by an elephant, travelling to a secret place to see the rhinos, and living in a game park amid wild animals … Read more …

Merav Richter, a book mentor helping speakers, coaches, entrepreneurs, and other rebels, features in the first instalment of business stories about people in small businesses who matter to you and me. Merav had her name mis-pronounced more often than she cares to remember. But she says she is “10.9 on the Richter scale”! ¬†Read more …

CONTENTS

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Architect Story

Exploring trends with Architects in a post COVID world

24/7 Connected Services

Staying worry-ree with 24/7 Connected Services

Global Project

Predictive maintenance solutions for hospital in Finland

Global Safety Week

Home safe everyday

Great Place To Work

Happy employees lead to happy customers

Awards

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CSR

Social endeavours to help those in need

Customer Handover

Meeting customer commitments during the pandemic

Customer Touchpoints

Increasing customer commitments with two recently inaugurated facilities

Customer Interview

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