Legal talk: Think before you say something on social media

Most individuals’ main source of obtaining news and information are through the internet and social media platforms, which speaks to the reliance and reach these platforms have. They have become an extremely powerful tool, at the fingertips of individuals and almost everyone who uses these platforms for creating content, even in a personal capacity. The Read More

Is social media busting or boosting your stress?

COVID may have highlighted a positive side of virtual interactions for some of us, but experts warn spending too much time online still has costs. Connecting with others is generally a good thing when it comes to our health and well-being. But can the same be said for our virtual interactions? The answer is a Read More

Behind the smile: The silent struggle of high-functioning depression in women

Women are rightfully praised for their strength and resilience, yet their silent struggles often go unnoticed. Did you know that around twice as many women experience depression than men? The problem is many of these women will live their lives as normal without ever letting on that they suffer from high-functioning depression. According to Dr Read More

The juggling act: balancing wellness and ambition for working moms

The demands on working mothers are immense – building a career while nurturing a family can feel like a never-ending juggling act. This is especially true when you consider that only 40% of qualified women can find full-time employment after maternity leave. How can women who wear both the “mom” and “professional” hats find harmony Read More

SNG Grant Thornton’s 2024 women in business report

Sizwe Ntsaluba Gobodo Grant Thornton (SNG Grant Thornton) published its 2024 Women in Business Report which highlights gender diversity in senior management among the world’s mid-market businesses, exposing barriers and identifying action for change. This comprehensive report focuses on monitoring and measuring the proportion of women occupying senior management roles in companies around the world. Read More

GWII – The Year of YES – July Challenge

The Year of Yes continues… July 2024 – The Month of Giving Building on the success of our Year of Yes, June 2024 Environmental Sustainability theme, we now turn our focus to July – “The Month of Giving”. Annually, on 18 July, Mandela Day honours the legacy of former South African President Dr. Nelson Mandela Read More

Women’s Day event

Join Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII) and the Insurance Institute of Gauteng (IIG) for an unforgettable Women’s Day event on 7 August! This year’s theme, “Our Game, Our Rules,” beautifully blends the Olympic spirit with proudly South African flair. Prepare for an inspiring and celebratory afternoon! Date: 7 August 2024 Time: 14:00 – 18:00 Venue: Read More

Green Glam Sustainable Fashion Show

The year of yes continues… Join GWII for an evening of elegance and sustainability at the Green Glam Sustainable Fashion Show on 25 June 2024! Date: 25 June 2024 Time: 16:00 – 19:00 Location: Old Mutual Insure, Wanooka Place, St Andrews Road, Parktown We’re excited to showcase stunning designs by Miss Boss Couture and feature Read More