Blog Articles

  • Tips on how to stay safe online
    With the rise of the platform economy worldwide, where a growing number of businesses are operating on online platforms, it creates both opportunities and threats in our daily lives. Online platforms make it possible for us to skip bank queues, get groceries delivered to our doorstep and apply for...
  • The importance of a probation period when hiring new employees
    A probation period for new employees is an excellent way for employers to legally see whether or not someone is a good fit for the company. It also works both ways; an employee has the opportunity to work in a company and find out if they are happy to stay in the job or not. The Labour Relations...
  • 4 obvious benefits of women in the workplace in a digital era
    To have women in senior decision making roles within the workplace was completely uncommon just a couple of decades ago. We salute the many strong women in the workplace that have paved the way and made it possible for women today to achieve whatever they set their minds to accomplish. Thankfully,...
  • Women in the workplace: how to dress for success
    Women in the workplace need to look good and feel confident from the inside out, but also from the outside in. You might have heard the saying, “the right clothes can transform your mood and confidence” and it’s true. When you look great, you automatically feel great too. Find out how to dress for...
  • What Is Your Salary Expectation?
    When you are job-seeker, you are sure to be asked about what your salary expectation is. The simplest way to answer this question is to relate it to your current salary. It can, however, get more complicated if you are a mom who has been out of the labour market for a while.  There are a couple of...
  • How to ask your employer for flexibility at work
    Flexibility at work is a top priority for many working mothers. Flexible work comes in various types. Flexibility with work place is one option, where employees have the freedom to work in whichever places are most productive for them. This could be in-office if they choose to work at a hot desk,...
  • How to be a money wise woman
    We had the privilege of hearing from a Chartered Financial Analyst, Linda Eedes who has a passion for empowering women in their financial journey. In this Q&A, Linda shares some empowering insights with us and we’d love to share them with you.  1. Why is it so important for women to know their...
  • 5 tips to stay in touch with the world of work
    Staying current with regards to market trends, industry knowledge and new skills is vital for the world of work, to secure your job or to re-enter the marketplace. Being an intentional learner in your field can also help to advance your career and earning potential. The enormous lifestyle...
  • Massive growth opportunities predicted as SA Govt releases the long-awaited revised critical skills list
    Massive growth opportunities predicted as SA Govt releases the long-awaited revised critical skills list Written by: Expats On The Globe  The SA government has finally released the long-awaited revised critical skills list. The revised list clearly reflects President Cyril Ramaphosa’s drive to...
  • Why and how is financial independence attainable for all women
    Article written by Kash Parker: Financial Fitness for Women Women often ask me what it means to be financially independent and how to get there.  To me, financial independence means the following three things:  Choice, which equals freedom. Being able to protect yourself. The ability to make...