KECTIL FOCUSES ON LESSONS ON LEADERSHIP

Dear Kectil Family For the month of February, The Kectil Program is focusing on the lessons on leadership from Dr. Martin Luther King and other transformational change makers. We will post quotes everyday on our social media pages. Be sure to follow our pages, comment, give your insights and share some of your favorite leaders and their quotes with us …

Sherry Knowles will be a featured speaker at the World Intellectual Property Forum in Delhi, India next week!

      We are delighted to announce that Sherry M. Knowles, the Founder and Chair of the Kectil Program will be speaking at the 2018 World Intellectual Property Forum on November 14, 2018 in Delhi, India. The World Intellectual Property Forum (www.worldipforum.com) is one of the biggest global events highlighting intellectual property in developing countries. The Kectil Delhi Conference …

SUCCESS FROM FAILURE

Kectil Quote of the Day for Youth in Developing Countries SUCCESS FROM FAILURE “Don’t judge me by my successes, judge me by the number of times I fell down and came back up” Nelson Mandela Did you know that the most successful people are typically the people who have failed the most times? This is a critical message to youth. …

HOW CAN YOU SUCCEED IN YOUR CAREER PATH?

Kectil Quote of the Day for Youth in Developing Countries HOW CAN YOU SUCCEED IN YOUR CAREER PATH? During this month’s module focusing on unemployment in developing countries, I thought I would spend the next few posts to discuss, in contrast, the factors that will make you successful.  I have had a long career pathway. I have a Master’s Degree …

KECTIL SENDS MESSAGE TO YOUTH IN SYRIA

KECTIL SENDS MESSAGE TO YOUTH IN SYRIA The Kectil Program extends its thoughts and prayers to the youth in Syria who have been affected by chemical bomb attacks and years of conflict in their country. Our Program is active in Syria and we are aware of the great potential of the young leaders there.  We are confident that Kectil Colleagues …

YOUTH UNEMPLOYMENT AND YOUTH POVERTY EMPLOYMENT

Youth Unemployment and Youth Poverty Employment   True individual freedom cannot exist without economic security and independence. People who are hungry and out of a job are the stuff of which dictatorships are made…..No country, however, rich, can afford the waste of its human resources. Demoralization caused by vast unemployment is our greatest extravagance. Morally, it is the greatest menace …

IN MEMORIAM

In Memoriam  Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. “No one knows why they are alive until they know what they would die for.”  MKL Jr. January 15, 1929 to April 4, 1968 We ask everyone to have a silent tribute to a man who helped change the world. Please take a quiet moment to reflect on his short life and his …

WOMEN IN BUSINESS- ACHIEVING SUCCESS THROUGH ETHICS AND DETERMINATION

WOMEN IN BUSINESS ACHIEVING SUCCESS THROUGH ETHICS AND DETERMINATION “We are all human beings with our own challenges and weaknesses. Life is a problem-solving process, and I guess without all these challenges life would be monotonous! . . . On the other hand, life is a blessing. There are so many things that I personally am thankful for. . . …

CONCLUSION ON WOMEN IN SCIENCE

WOMEN IN SCIENCE This week we have honoured women who made extraordinary contributions in the area of physics. We end this topic with a focus on additional spectacular women who continue to blaze the trail in a range of fields of science. WOMEN CURRENTLY BLAZING THE TRAIL IN SCIENCE  “In kindergarten my teacher asked me—actually asked the whole class—now what …