Johalize Swart

April 6, 2021

You are the filing clerk of your emotions

It is not easy to understand the intricate relationship between our thoughts and emotions. We know that thoughts trigger emotions and we know that emotional reactions […]
March 30, 2021

3 Strategies for Answering “What Are Your Salary Expectations?” in an Interview

When you’re in the middle of a job interview, a question like “What are your salary expectations?” can make you panic. You don’t want to say […]
March 23, 2021

Once you feel it, you can heal it!

When stress hits home – to whatever degree – you know the symptoms. Whether it manifests as an uneasy stomach-ache or a dull headache, when it […]
March 9, 2021

7 Ways to Work Smarter, Not Harder

The key to greater productivity and bigger results is to work smarter, not harder.  Learning to work smarter, not harder can improve your productivity and performance.  […]
March 2, 2021

Are you a frog in hot or cold water?

Stress is not always bad. Sometimes we need to be challenged to grow or to take a leap out of our comfort zones. Acute stress or […]
February 23, 2021

What Is A Recruitment Agency? How do they work?

Recruitment agencies are outside firms who go and find candidates for employers. Do not confuse recruitment agencies with employment agencies/labour brokers. The main difference lies in […]
February 16, 2021

Take personal responsibility

I love learning from survivors and successful people. Matt Sweetwood, who is the author of the best-seller book Leader of the Pack, recently inspired me with […]
February 9, 2021

The next major headache for businesses in South Africa: mandatory Covid-19 vaccine policies

South African employers should anticipate – and may well have already experienced – opposition from those in their workforces who are resistant to taking vaccines for […]
February 2, 2021

True leaders ask questions

Leaders all have different styles of leading. Some give instructions or direct their teams down to the minutest detail, others believe in a participatory style, and […]