July 2018

Legal Talk: harassment at work ‘know your rights’

In light of the issues that have arisen with the #metoo campaign, Jean Ewang, Partner at Hogan Lovells South Africa, shares some practical advice on a woman’s rights in terms of harassment at work. With the advent of the #Metoo campaign a spotlight has been put on harassment in the workplace. Unfortunately, the issues highlighted Read More

Personal development plan for beginners

Do you want a personal development plan that can help you create positive lasting change in your life? A helping hand According to Patrik Edblad, the creator of Selfication.com, with all the self-help out there it is very easy to get overwhelmed and stuck before you even begin. “When I found personal development, I was Read More

SA women unable to retire comfortably

Enduring pay inequality between men and women is one of the reasons so many women in South Africa are not able to retire comfortably, says Emma Heap, Head of Retail at 10X Investments. Gender pay gaps, according to All4Women, between men and women have been commonplace for decades in most countries around the world including Read More

Is your office making you ill?

If you ever feel ill at work, but the symptoms disappear when you get home, you may be suffering from Sick Building Syndrome (SBS). SBS occurs when people experience acute health and discomfort levels for the duration of their time in a particular building. Dizziness, nausea, the irritation of your eyes, nose, skin, throat, coughing, Read More

Supplements for great hair, skin and nails

Sometimes we need a little help to look our best – here is what you can do in the supplement department. There is very little evidence that supplements have a direct effect on your hair, skin and nails – but many people swear by them. Here are the ones that carry the most weight. Vitamin Read More

What is the best job for YOUR personality?

Take this quick personality quiz (developed by Oxbridge Academy) to help you match your personality and interests with potential careers. If you are stuck in a career rut and are considering a complete career change, or if you have a matriculant in your household who has no clue what to do after school, this personality Read More