"I refuse to be conquered" – female oil collector on being in a male-dominated industry

2019-06-14 17:35

Jemimah Mofokeng, owner and operator of Jemimah’s Oils, is proving women can indeed conquer typically male-dominated fields.

Jessica Cox is the world’s first-ever certified pilot who uses just her feet to fly an aircraft

2019-05-23 15:23

"If I can fly an aircraft without any arms, what can't you do?" - Jessica Cox

North West man speaks about his retrenchment experience

2019-05-15 14:52

It is wise to build an emergency fund for when bad times strike such as retrenchment.

Queen Latifah is opening doors for more black women to make magic behind the camera

2019-05-02 10:35

Queen Latifah has teamed up with Hulu and Procter & Gamble to form the "Queen Collective," which aims to assist female film directors of colour.

Career experts have confirmed that women would rather get equal pay over work perks

2019-04-24 14:04

Games and snacks won't help keep quality employees, but equal pay and career development will, said Lauren McGoodwin, CEO and founder of the women's career development site Career Contessa.

Cardi B prefers to make her own money moves than to live off a partner's income

2019-04-12 17:12

Cardi B is more motivated to earn major bucks since having a child as living off a rich partner's income is "not her style".

The person responsible for the first photo of the black hole is a woman and her name is Katie Bouman

2019-04-11 13:45

It's great news when a discovery or progress is made in any field and it's always important to acknowledge the person behind all the hard work.

These SA jobs will pay up to R1 million a year – and you don’t need a degree

2019-04-09 05:27

A degree is often a prerequisite for a high salary – but not always, as these jobs prove.

Here's how to survive your parents forcing their career choice on you - especially when they're paying your fees

2019-03-25 16:59

It's hard to say no to your parents especially when you know they have your best interests at heart... And have been around the block when it comes to work themselves.


Serena Williams reveals the meaning behind her Off-White French Open outfit

2019-05-28 11:46

Serena Williams reflects on a first round win that saw her recover from a poor first set and the meaning behind her empowering "queen" attire.

Ciara finally headed to Harvard University after having "always dreamt of going to college"

2019-05-21 14:50

Ciara has been accepted onto Harvard University's Business of Entertainment, Media and Sports programme.

This is how India's first woman police officer deals with sexism in the workplace

2019-05-10 17:36

How does Kiran Bedi, India's first and most senior former policewoman, tackle workplace sexism? She talks about dealing with mansplaining on the WorklifeIndia podcast.

This 28-year-old businesswoman runs a freight company and tells us how she successfully turned her side hustle into a career

2019-04-30 11:34

"I’m the kind of person that if I want to do something, I do it – regardless of what anyone else thinks."

Imbewu’s Nokubonga Khuzwayo is intimated by her character Zakithi

2019-04-11 14:46

She plays the role of a powerful, fierce and smart businesswoman, Zakithi Bhengu on e.TV’s Imbewu: The Seed.

Gen Z workers expect a promotion after one year on the job, and their bosses are creating new titles and throwing 'workversary' parties to keep them happy

2019-04-10 11:00

Gen Z and millennial employees feel they should be promoted within a year on the job, putting managers in awkward positions, a survey found.

How Oprah Winfrey overcame being told she's the 'wrong colour' for TV

2019-03-26 13:37

Television superstar Oprah Winfrey - who went on to become North America's first black billionaire - was told she was the "wrong colour" to be a news anchor early in her career.

WATCH: What a 21st century career looks like through the eyes of three different women

2019-03-26 09:17

Carving a career in this day and age calls for creativity. Here’s how three women from different generations look at their careers:

The founder of this organic beauty brand with ingredients thousands want on their hair and skin, started with no capital

2019-03-25 16:06

She cooked her own ingredients in the kitchen for herself until friends and family started offering to pay for her products.

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