Here's exactly what to say when you're confused about what your manager wants

2019-02-01 08:48

By asking your manager what success looks like you can avoid wasted time and become a top performer.

When doctors deliver bad news

2018-11-29 12:26

Bad news can be a challenge for both patient and doctor.

Microsoft's CEO swears by this 15-year-old book that explains exactly how the words we use can get people on our side — or turn them against us

2018-11-05 12:34

At the time, Microsoft was known for having a culture of hostility, infighting, and backstabbing.

The newest public speaking world champion beat 30,000 other competitors by using a body-language trick she learned from a past winner

2018-09-24 07:49

Public speaking champion Ramona Smith used an interesting body language technique to win the Toastmasters annual speaking competition last month in Chicago.


2018-07-23 12:15

Former love birds Mampintsha and Babes Wodumo have not completely cut ties with each other.

15 proven ways to get people to take you seriously

2018-05-22 10:09

If you want people to take you seriously, you've got to seem trustworthy, intelligent, and competent. Here are 15 ways to establish credibility among co-workers, friends, or new acquaintances.

The number of messages sent via WhatsApp each day has tripled since Facebook bought it four years ago

2018-05-09 10:30

WhatsApp wasn't widely considered a sound investment by Facebook, which had a messaging platform of its own and more than twice the number of monthly active users, but its growth in the years since says otherwise.

Manyi settles Gupta loan after amount due lowered

2018-04-22 16:25

Mzwanele (Jimmy) Manyi claims he has paid the Gupta family in full for ANN7 and The New Age newspaper, reports the Sunday Times.

Social media: promising arena for public debate

2018-04-12 09:23

In today's digital age only a few government institutions are active on social media. As the South African population is getting younger every year, the government should review its communication strategy.

Different ways of keeping in touch with your kids at college

2018-02-22 11:00

You don't have to wait for a call from your grown offspring anymore. Nowadays you have a variety of ways to keep in touch.


Here's exactly how to tell your boss you have too much work without saying 'no'

2018-12-12 21:21

Keep the tone positive and propose a solution.

26 signs you're a good boss — even if it doesn't feel like it

2018-10-16 11:42

You can't exactly go wandering around the office begging people to tell you how you're doing.

Could you be (s)mothering your partner?

2018-08-27 11:26

When you assume a parental role, you deny the person you are in a relationship with, a chance to be their own person.

An analysis of CEOs' schedules scrutinised 60,000 hours and found email is an even bigger time sink than people realise

2018-07-04 18:13

Email is a pain for everyone, but it's a real problem for CEOs.

Master these 7 grammar tips if you want to sound smarter

2018-05-10 09:22

Proper grammar can make a big difference in people's perceptions of you. Here are the top tips to master.

How to sell yourself in 30 seconds and leave people wanting more

2018-05-06 19:52

Selling yourself with a brief but compelling elevator pitch can be a lot harder than it sounds. We asked marketing strategist Dorie Clark for her best advice on the topic.

Google just launched ’Google Go', an app that uses 40% less data – and can understand sub-Saharan Africa's unique accents. This is what it looks like.

2018-04-12 16:54

Google is releasing an app in Africa that will help internet users overcome obstacles such as the lack of high-speed connectivity.

Here is the perfect way to end an email — and 26 sign-offs you should usually avoid

2018-03-02 10:16

Experts explain how to sign off your emails with minimal risk and maximal charm.

Does my child have asthma?

2017-09-14 14:35

Diagnosing asthma in young children can be challenging as they are unable to tell you what is wrong.

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