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Say HELLO to GWII’s new President… Rianet Whitehead

Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII) is pleased to announce that Rianet Whitehead, a GWII committee member since inception, has assumed the position of GWII President for 2019. On behalf of Rianet Whitehead and the GWII committee we would like to thank Nicky Eveleigh (2017 – 2018 GWII Chairperson) for all her efforts in leading GWII Read More

GWII’s new Deputy President Kerry Van Niekerk

Meet GWII’s new Deputy President Kerry Van Niekerk Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII) is pleased to announce that Kerry Van Niekerk, a GWII committee member, has assumed the position of GWII Deputy President for 2019. Stepping in as the new Deputy President, Kerry tells us about herself and how she came to join the GWII. Read More

Meet GWII’s new Vice President Michelle-Dee Coetzee

Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII) is pleased to announce that Michelle-Dee has been voted into the position of GWII vice president for 2019. Stepping in as the new VP, we ask Michelle a few questions about herself and her commitment to the association. Q.Why did you get involved with GWII and how do you believe Read More

A fresh perspective in 2019

Is your glass always half-empty? With the arrival of 2019 we all need a fresh perspective in order to take on the New Year. Retrain your brain to look on the bright side with these strategies from Shawn Achor, author of the book Before Happiness. Tell yourself you can change. “Happiness is not the belief you do not Read More

Legal Talk: Customary law and divorce – know your rights

David Thomson, Senior Legal Adviser at Sanlam, breaks down all you need to know about customary law, so you can make an informed decision should you want out of your customary or traditional marriage. A customary marriage For a partnership to be recognised as valid under customary law, the following requirements must be met: Both Read More

Working through the stages of your career

According to an article on fortune.com, by Ritu Anand, deputy head of global human resources at Tata Consultancy Services, there is an infinite amount of studies that show young women who enter the working world are full of ambition and confidence. However, as women progress in their careers, various situations and circumstances test their confidence, which must be addressed if their potential is to be Read More

The seven deadly sins of social media

Whether you’re just starting out or you’ve been managing profiles for a while, there are a few fundamental rules and guidelines that dictate best practice when it comes to social media. These seven deadly sins of social media, by Tailgunner – a digital marketing agency, will give you a glimpse of social media’s dark side, Read More

The best of you in 2019

Health Tip #1: Eat a healthy diet; Health Tip #2: Exercise; Health Tip #3: Avoid risky habits; Health Tip #4: Manage stress; Health Tip #5: Sun safely; Health Tip #6: Check for breast cancer. Tips for boosting your financial health Here are a few tips for how to get your finances on track in 2019. Read More