Maya Angelou is quoted as saying, “When we give cheerfully and accept gratefully, everyone is blessed.” I’d like to think that we at Toa have both given cheerfully and accepted … Continue reading
This article is reprinted from an op-ed in the New York Times on October 23rd, 2018. I am posting it because I think it presents a really sound and logical … Continue reading
Hi everyone, and sorry I’ve not posted for a bit. I’ve been terribly busy finding my footing back in the United States, jetlag having been really bad this trip for … Continue reading
In Swahili, the national language of Tanzania, a word that is frequently heard is ahsante (or, alternately spelled, asante) which means “thank you.” It is a word we at Toa … Continue reading
A few years ago, I wrote a blog entry for Toa titled “The Brand Newbians” referring to the additional tutors we hired for our first expansion in 2016. At that … Continue reading
Fall is here and, while I am still in Kilimanjaro for the next two weeks and far from any freshly fallen leaves or crisp cool air, I can almost taste … Continue reading
Hello, dear readers, and hope you are well wherever you may be. I write to you ensconced in the lobby of one of Moshi’s finer hotels as power has been … Continue reading
It was Winston Churchill who said, “We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” One can assume this eloquent thought was … Continue reading
Hey ho everybody, and a hearty happy new year to all our Jewish readers out there. I am freshly back from Zanzibar where I spent four days easing myself into … Continue reading
My love affair with basketball player LeBron James continues to thrive albeit from afar and via mainstream media sources. I can’t help it. I get into these grooves and it’s … Continue reading
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