My name is Haingo Heriniaina RAJAONARISON. I was born in August 1973 in Antananarivo; Madagascar.I am married with four children.
I worked in South Africa and Botswana for two years and taught leadership and synergy to individuals from 65 countries.
I have also been teaching Malagasy, French and English for over 20 years .
I have been a Professor of leadership and synergy at ESCAME (a business school in Antananarivo, Madagascar) since 2009.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
I teach languages or work as a translator or interpreter.As a hobby, I love reading and listening to soothing music.I also enjoy taking care of my twins whenever I can.Last year , I was leading free workshops on synergy and leadership and I want to do more of that.I also provide free coaching to people who need help applying for scholarships or looking for a job.
What are your five favorite books, and why?
Some of my favorite books are: The seven habits of highly effective people by Stephen Covey, Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus by John Gray and Chicken Soup for the soul by jack Canfield.Those books help me teach and inspire people who need encouragement and advice and there are tons of them in my country and elsewhere.
It is a memoir in which I share precious lessons from my parents and grandparents who all died but they are still alive in what I do every day.As you read, you will find out why one of the shyest boys in Antananarivo,Madagascar became a workshop leader , a leadership expert and the Manager of one of the largest translation companies in Africa.The power of parents good examples are incredible.