21 simple social skills that will make you instantly more likable

2019-04-28 12:46

From good posture to asking the right questions, some of these surprisingly simple social skills can really help you win people over.

TB left me blind in one eye – this is how I regained my confidence

2019-01-29 16:29

Virgina Gwazube was diagnosed with tuberculosis in 2014, which resulted in her becoming blind in one eye.

Compliments activate the same part of your brain as getting cash - this is how it works

2019-01-20 15:43

A sincere, thoughtful compliment can leave an impact even years later. What is it about compliments that makes them so powerful?

Will you be joining the Januhairy movement?

2019-01-09 13:35

Tip: It might help you get over Januworry.

Local teen teased for her dark complexion becomes model

2018-11-29 16:31

After being humiliated in front of the entire school by a group of girls who said that her accent was not fitting for her ‘chocolate complexion’, 18-year old Mihali Bele started to feel even more insecure about her skin tone – which she had always been teased about.

Civil construction confidence remains in doldrums

2018-09-25 10:33

The FNB Bureau of Economic Research index for confidence in the civil construction sector for the third quarter is only marginally higher than for the second, reflecting that a majority of respondents are dissatisfied with prevailing business conditions.

Barbie wants you to stop saying ‘sorry’, but say thank you instead

2018-07-25 13:01

She might be a child’s toy, but she’s been reimagined as a smart woman nonetheless.

Low demand keeping construction in the doldrums - economist

2018-06-26 11:27

Construction activity continued to decline in the second quarter of the year and there is little chance of improvement in the civil construction industry over the short term, says an economist.

You've got this! We asked 6 women what makes them feel confident

2018-04-17 15:43

What makes you feel good about yourself? Is it your favourite shoes or hanging out with your friends? We asked 6 women to tell us what they think.


Actress Mona Monyane on growing up 'ugly' and building her self-esteem

2019-04-04 14:41

Actress Mona Monyane is speaking out about being called ‘ugly’ and how she has built her self-esteem over the years.

SA CEOs less confident about growth than global peers

2019-01-24 07:24

The number of South African CEO’s who are 'very confident' about their company’s prospects for revenue growth has dropped to 18% in 2019 compared to 22% in 2018.

Compliments activate the same part of your brain as getting cash - this is how it works

2019-01-20 15:10

A sincere, thoughtful compliment can leave an impact even years later. What is it about compliments that makes them so powerful?

Statement tees are so powerful - here's how to get your hands on the perfect one

2018-10-26 14:07

If you’re a lover of the wordy shirt then you’ll love how easy it is to find one that suits you.

I used to let people walk all over me at work — until I learned how I could use my niceness to my advantage

2018-08-19 13:20

Being too nice in business can be either a help or a hindrance. But if you use your agreeability to your advantage, you can negotiate masterfully while being 'nice.'

How to #OwnYourThrone like Boity and live the glam life for less

2018-07-09 15:52

The price of petrol is set to go up again, which affects our budgets but doesn't have to have a negative impact on our style goals. How? Two hints - confidence and metallics.

It's a trend?! I wore wrinkled clothing for a day - here's what the fashion crowd had to say

2018-04-26 14:54

Would you be able to leave the house in a creased outfit? Some are saying 'flawed' clothing is the next big thing.

CEOs should take lead in change - survey

2018-03-07 07:12

Most South Africans believe that CEOs should take the lead on change, rather than wait for government to impose it, a survey has revealed.

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