Coffee Time

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Women’s influence and leadership event

Pamper Session

An extravagant women’s month celebration hosted by Leadership 2020 empowered women through real networks. Leadership2020 is an organisation lead by DJ Sbu, designed to empower and change young lives. They do this through incubating and equipping South African youth with the relevant tools.  Leadership2020 hosts various events sharing tips and strategies for becoming successful. The events are held across South Africa to empower those looking to increase their net worth. This women’s month, Leadership2020 set up at the Clico hotel . In the north of Johannesburg. The intimate event started with…

Mobile phones and workplace productivity

  You can literally do multiple things on your mobile phone while saving battery life, data and time thanks to the improving technology. With music playing on the background while you are catching up on your emails and checking your instant messages, life could not be better honestly. From there,  you can just swiftly carry on to read the latest news on your search engines comfortably, while on a call to a supplier or associate, it’s just all the more far personal for me. It honestly adds on to making…

Claire Mawisa celebrates career milestones

Television personality, Claire Mawisa has partnered with her best friend Felicity Shiba to launch a new business. Mawisa posted a stunning front shot of themselves on social media announcing the news later last month. And she promised to provide us with more updates of their business soon. This year marks one of the finest miles-stones in Mawisa’s life. Born and bred in CapeTown, Claire Mawisa’s career in fashion and modelling launched at the tender age of 15. When she won the title of Cosmopolitan Model of the year. Then, the…

Green Scooter revolutionises Ride sharing in SA

  Social entrepreneur, Fezile Dhlamini uses the African sun as a source of power for his ride sharing business, Green Scooter. Green Scooter is a South African based company that offers ride-sharing, food delivery and logistics services through its app in South Africa. The company aims to essentially expand into other parts of Africa. Dhlamini’s fleet will comprise of Zbees ranging from passengers vehicles, single cargos and lager cargos named Cargo plus. 

 Graphic design with Refuoe Ramela

Creative head Refuoe Ramela brings her flair to the graphic design industry. From marketing material designs, logos and web designs, Ramela has been  pouring her creativity and skills for over 6 years. She enjoys meeting client’s requirements and exceeding expectations. Due to launch her website to showcase her portfolio, Ramela speaks to us about graphic design. 

Effective Connections

Someone once asked me if I were to walk into a room full of strangers how would I tell where each of them come from in terms of origin. So, I answered “how I would know it’s by taking a bit of time to listen and observe and look out for those points that may give me a view of where the people come from”. Things like the language of communication may provide me with an answer. So, I later met this lady Kelebogile Ramalobela who had these unique jewellery…

Dare to be influential

What if you could make a statement that could impact millions for decades? What would you say and why? What do you think the people listening will expect to hear? This is all about making impressions or being influential, right? Making that first impression and maintaining a good impression has become increasingly important in our life time, personally and in business, that it affects our communication success if we don’t remain magnetic. We want to know that we are heard, understood and more so, the feedback from the impressions we…

3 Cool co-working spaces in Johannesburg 

Author: Elizabeth Kgabane Finding an affordable workspace with sufficient facilities can be a pain as the business culture has evolved and we are all working towards getting more for our money. Apart from a lot of new businesses coming up and competition in the co-working spaces heightening, the is also an issue of support and peace of mind. Luckily smart and constructive working spaces have been a priority for a number of entrepreneurs. And this has resulted in various interesting work spaces booming. Let’s look at a few of these…

Have a cup of tea

  Author: Reitumetse Pitso The month of January had parents hopping in and out of uniform and stationery shops around the city, ticking off purchases on lengthy school-requirement lists, if not trying to strike bargain purchases.   Tertiary institutions are abuzz and tense as they try to manage an influx of prospective students who were bluffed with promises of free-tertiary education in late December. Students from poorer backgrounds are pushing late applications after their hopes to peruse studies for ‘free’ were raised.   They patiently wait in snake-long queues, shaded…

Improve your chances of landing a job interview

  Author: Elizabeth Kgabane A lot of heads are coming together to fight unemployment in SA, to combat the high unemployment rate that has crippled our nation. This year looks promising with news of the rand growing stronger surfacing more often. This means some release of stress in our economic journey. Focusing back on our job seeking strategies, there are now more tools and insights readily available for job-seekers online and on social media to make it easier for job-seekers to access all necessary information regarding job seeking and applying…