November 2020

GWII hosts annual Golf Day

Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII) hosted their annual golf day at the magnificent Steyn City Golf Club in Midrand with main sponsors Auto & General, Camargue and Clyde & Co, and co-sponsors Everingham, Fixico, Leppard, Tracker and Horizon Underwriting Managers. Getting together with the ladies for a round of golf is a great way to Read More

GWII LEADERWALK: (HU)MANIFESTO

In collaboration with Business Engage and the 30% Club, GWII hosted our 2020 Finale Leaderwalk on 8 October. The Leaderwalk concept nurtures the advancement of senior management and aspiring leaders by providing a platform to share expertise, master skillsets and cement networks within the Insurance industry. Our speaker for the event was Andy Golding – Read More

A GWII glam up session

The power of makeup is undeniable. However, when it comes to makeup, skillful application can make all the difference. With that being said, Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII) hosted an exclusive Makeup Masterclass, sponsored by A McLarens Company, with Raeesah Shah on Wednesday 30 September. Learning about new things in the realm of beauty, the Read More

JustMoney survey reveals 79% of women are in charge of their money

A snapshot survey of how women manage their money, conducted by personal finance website JustMoney, has revealed: 79% of women are in charge of their money; 56% of women drive money management decisions; 86% of women are confident about money management decisions; 85% think it is very important for women to understand money management; 64% Read More

Common women’s health concerns

If you are not feeling so great and keep putting off going to the doctor, then this is for you. We have listed the most common women’s health issues, to keep you informed. Cardiovascular disease is a women’s health problem too Contrary to common belief, cardiovascular disease can strike women too. Heart disease and stroke Read More

Legal Talk: Maintenance of a spouse after divorce

Section 7(2) of the Divorce Act empowers a court which orders a divorce to make an order which it finds just, of maintenance by one party to the other for any period of time until the death or remarriage of the party in whose favour the maintenance order operates. Either spouse can be ordered to Read More

Development agenda for future board members

In September 2019, Business Engage published the second State of Gender on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) Listed Boards 2018 – a study of the opportunities for gender balancing the boards of companies listed on the JSE. The main finding of the research was that there are 135 future board opportunities for women on JSE Read More