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How Do You Feel About Freedom Day? 25 April 2018

  Freedom Day 2018 Lessons and Celebrations The 27th of April is a day which most consider a day off, but do we still acknowledge the true meaning of public holidays nowadays? It seems every holiday is just known as


Workers’ Day 2018 South Africa 24 April 2018

Book the day off work on 30 April, and you’ll get a five-day weekend! May Day! May Day! No, wait, that’s Workers’ Day for us… Many countries typically observe May Day on the first day in May. In ancient times,


Earth Day 2018: Put an End to Plastic Pollution 21 April 2018

By: Garth Prins BUSINESS ESSENTIALS

  Here’s how you can celebrate Earth Day 2018 in South Africa Celebrated every year on 22 April, Earth Day Network is an initiative to free the future of plastic pollution. Following the devastating oil spill in California in 1969,


Mzanzi, Go Face The World In Your Own Style 18 April 2018

By: Garth Prins BUSINESS ESSENTIALS

  Wahl’s admires the diversity of South Africa Uyabangena Mzansi, “go face the world!” This is the powerful message that is conveyed in the brand-new advertising campaign by Wahl that has just started airing on local television stations and that


How Corporate Wellness Can Increases Productivity at Work 9 April 2018

  Curbing Absenteeism with Workplace Wellness Assessing employee-potential has many recruiters learning the hard way how ‘performance’ and ‘potential’ are two very different things! An executive commanding a handsome paycheck may fail you, while an intermediate may take your enterprise


The Life and Times of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela 3 April 2018

By: Garth Prins BUSINESS ESSENTIALS

  Honouring the mother of South Africa The world continues to send tributes to the mother of South Africa, with church leaders and politicians remembering her courageous acts in the face of controversy – taking on causes during the anti-apartheid


Recovering From A Work Injury 27 March 2018

  A work-related injury is a fairly common occurrence in virtually every field of work Whether these are lone-working or co-working spaces, whether you work a white-collar job in an office environment or in a manually-intensive industry like the construction


City of Cape Town Releases Easter Safety Plan 26 March 2018

By: Garth Prins BUSINESS ESSENTIALS

  The City of Cape Town’s Easter safety plan will follow the festive season safety blueprint, with key focus areas that include roads, events and beach safety. The Cape Town’s Easter safety campaign has been activated by the city’s Safety