Balance? Paid

How I paid off my study loan debt in less than 4 years Young, Gifted and Black (YGB). This is not only a title to a song by American singer-songwriter Nina Simone, but it is a title to an album by the quintessential definition of “Black Girl Magic” herself, Aretha Franklin.

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DO WE REALLY NEED WOMEN IN THE WORKPLACE?

If you are SHOCKED at the title of this article relax, I promise that if you read to the end you will be beaming with a smile on your face. There has been a lot of debate all over the world around the benefits of investing in women and girls and having women in top […]

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DRINK 2L OF WATER BEFORE YOU MOVE OUT OF HOME

There comes a time in your life when you wake up one morning and think, “It is time to move out of home”.  I have had enough. You are probably tired of having to always cook a full meal and sometimes you want to go to bed with a bowl full of Kellogg’s. However, this

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PURPOSE

“The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why”. This quote by American writer Mark Twain is truly a significant contribution to the literature around purpose. Interestingly, whenever I ask people what their purpose is, or

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THE EFFECT OF CORONA ON CYBER THREATS

Covid_19 or the Corona Virus as it is affectionately known has not only affected the health of individuals, plummeted local and international stock markets but its effects on cyber security could have drastic ramifications if individuals and businesses alike do not take the

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WOMEN ENTREPRENEURSHIP: THE MYTH DEBUNKED

On the 3rd of March 2020, I was tasked with giving a presentation on the success ratio of SME’s in creating growth and reducing unemployment in developing countries. The subject is relevant not only because it was a “hot topic” in the recent SONA but there will always be a

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ILOBOLO MADE EASY

It is 6 am in the morning in the middle of nowhere, my uncles have been standing outside my fiancee’s gate for a good 3 hours. They have made so many attempts to reach out to her family to no avail. The sun is scorching hot and the sweat is running down the side of […]

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BRAIN DRAIN: HOW DO WE STOP IT?

The backbone of large economies is directly related to the level of skills of their labour force. Highly industrialized and technologically advanced nations such as the United States of America and Japan continue to boast good economic results as they bare a technically

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