In The Workplace

September 21, 2021

How relationships can shape future business

It is no secret. People don’t do business with business, but with people. In spite of our quick fix world, where instant gratification has become the […]
June 29, 2021

What responsibility does an employer have for the OHS of remote workers?

With many organisations now looking to adopt more flexible working hours on a permanent basis, the work from home (WFH) trend is here to stay. While […]
June 22, 2021

The laws around overtime and working from home that every South African should know

While many South Africans have taken to remote working with enthusiasm, the question of when to switch off from work is looming large as the next […]
June 8, 2021

How to End Any Professional Email (Plus a List of Sign-Offs for When You’re Tired of Saying “Best”)

Do you have that professional email mostly written, but you’re not quite sure how to wrap it up? Or do you feel like you’re defaulting to […]
May 25, 2021

10 Simple Work Habits That Will Make You Better (and Happier!) at Your Job

We spend an average of 90,000 hours working in our lifetimes, according to the book Happiness at Work. So, we may as well make them as […]
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.  […]
November 24, 2020

Tips to Work from Home – SECURELY

With the stringent restrictions being implemented to stop the spread of the novel coronavirus, we’re forced to adapt to working from home or working remotely. This […]
November 3, 2020

Having the right talent is key to SME growth

According to the National Development Plan (NDP) for 2030, it is projected that small, medium, and micro enterprises (SMMEs) will contribute 60-80% of South Africa’s gross […]
October 20, 2020

How COVID-19 Has Changed Communication for the Better — and the Worst

When you have yet another email hitting your inbox with an invitation to an online meeting, how do you react? Eager to take part or irritated […]