October 2021

GWII Leaderwalk: Be distinct or be extinct

In collaboration with Business Engage and the 30% Club, Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII) hosted a Leaderwalk on 15 September, with sponsors F&I Insurance, F&I Reinsurance, Marsh and Santam. Themed Be Distinct or Be Extinct- Femi Adebanji, a sought-after international customer service speaker and organisational excellence speaker with Speakers Inc for over five years shared Read More

GWII CPD session: Emerging risks and trends present a huge opportunity

On the topic of Emerging risks and trends, Gauteng Women In Insurance (GWII) hosted a Continuous Professional Development (CPD) session on 29 September, proudly sponsored by Old Mutual Insure. Speaker Jerry Anthonyrajah, Executive: Strategy and Blue Sky at Old Mutual Insure spoke about the emerging risks and trends and how they present a huge opportunity Read More

Career women – success stories… Susan Grobler

Celebrating successful women for all their hard work and effort creates a pathway and steppingstone for aspiring women who seek guidance, motivation, and inspiration. Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII) recently chatted to Susan Grobler, Head Of Commercial Sales at King Price Insurance, about her journey and career in the financial services industry and her advice Read More

How to invest and take care of your well-being as a mother

We live in a world where many women always ensure that their family, careers and friends are well taken care of, without even taking the time or moment to breath. Women continuously go out of their way and pour so much of themselves into everything around them that they often ignore themselves. Aneesa Razack, CEO Read More

Women should take advantage of their inherent investment instincts

In a world where a financial disparity between men and women still exists, women have some distinct advantages when it comes to investment, writes Deputy CEO of Momentum Metropolitan and CEO of Momentum Investments, Jeanette Marais. We cannot deny that there is still a financial earnings gap between men and women, especially when it comes Read More

Don’t let debt be an obstacle on your journey to success

Momentum Financial Planner Katlego Gaborone discusses the dangers of debt and how to avoid falling in the trap – as well as dig your way out. They say that there are two constants in life: death and taxes. Yet, aside from the 1% of the population, there are actually three constants we need to grapple Read More

Duties of an executor of a deceased estate

During a person’s lifetime s/he will gather assets, in other words, belongings such as a house or a motor vehicle. A person will also gather liabilities, in other words, credit such as a home or motor vehicle loan. These assets and liabilities will form part of a person’s estate. At the death of that person, Read More

Charlize Theron tackles leadership and empowerment

  The PSG Think Big Series is a fascinating collection of dialogues hosted by expert financial journalist, Bruce Whitfield and top PSG executives that feature high-profile speakers, and tackle burning South African concerns in uncertain times. During a PSG Think Big Series webinar, Oscar-winning and globally acclaimed, South African-born actress, Charlize Theron, discussed the future of women Read More