These man-skirts are in hot demand among South African tough guys

2018-12-12 06:15

"Cargo kilts" are increasingly popular among South African artisans.

Transformation about 'changing a space' as well - UCT vice-chancellor

2018-11-10 20:45

Transformation is not just about employment equity, but also about transforming the space, says prof. Mamokgethi Phakeng, vice-chancellor of UCT.

Watch: Kleenex scraps its ‘Mansize’ tissues

The Mansize tissues have been on shelves for the past 60 years.

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Apparently women aren’t better at multitasking – why that’s a good thing

2018-10-05 15:23

Turns out that there’s no notable difference between who is better at juggling.

What SA companies can learn from the US about female representation

2018-09-21 11:48

A new bill in the US provides that by no later than the close of the 2019 calendar year companies must have a minimum of one female director on its board, writes Matodzi Ratshimbilani.

Africa women entrepreneurship finalists announced

2018-09-17 21:08

The Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum has announced the finalists for the AWIEF Awards 2018.

"I’m not a boy!" Raising a transgender child

2018-09-10 13:29

If your child’s assigned gender is causing nothing but distress, could he or she be transgender, asks Your Baby's writer Margot Bertelsmann, who won a Media24 Best Feature Excellence Award for this article last week.

Address unconscious bias in SA aviation industry - ACSA exec

2018-09-01 07:00

The under-representation of women in aviation must be addressed, says an ACSA executive - and the issue prompted a gender summit on the topic.

Judy Dlamini: Women must work 3 times harder in patriarchal societies

2018-08-31 05:45

Women must work three times harder than men to prove themselves in the existing patriarchal society, according to leading businesswoman Dr Judy Dlamini.

Female execs in SA still underrepresented, underpaid - report

2018-08-16 21:39

Female executives and senior managers are still in the minority, and while over 60% of female executives earn less than the median remuneration package, nearly two-thirds of their male counterparts exceed it, says a new report.


Women get board seats when the law dictates it - study

2018-12-11 19:01

A new study finds that among countries that average three or more women on large company boards, all but one operate under government-mandated quota systems.

'Impostor syndrome' holding back women in tourism

2018-11-07 19:43

Female entrepreneurs in Africa's tourism industry must beware of impostor syndrome, warns the chair of the Association of Women Travel Executives.

Boys can have long hair too, and other truths for trolls

2018-10-23 10:20

We assume boys should have short hair and wear blue instead of pink. But it really isn't for you to decide how a parent should raise their child. Plus these assumptions can be harmful for the child.

This girl was suspended for showing her knees because she needs to consider "guys and their hormones"

2018-09-25 12:41

The decision marks another example of the sexist double standards that exist for women.

Dads, do you think you parent your daughters and sons differently?

2018-09-20 17:01

Boys vs. girls, nature vs. nurture: a study has found that a father's parenting style changes according to the gender of his child.

The economy of sport - and 6 gender myths stunting growth

2018-09-16 23:15

If sporting market revenue could double between 2005 and 2017 with negligible investment in half the population, think what could be achieved if the playing field were even, writes Marelise van der Merwe.

Umbrella funds lock out black players

2018-09-09 06:21

Umbrella funds are one of the biggest barriers to the transformation of the asset management sector as they offer a large list of services in-house and own the value chains, making it difficult for black asset managers to penetrate the market.

Gender-based violence: a continuum through womxn's lives

2018-08-31 07:52

There is a prevailing assumption that gender-based violence in situations of conflict is an isolated phenomenon, and that it will recede organically after the country's transition to democracy. This is untrue, writes Danielle Hoffmeester.

Leanne Manas: People want success until they see what it takes

2018-08-30 21:30

Everyone wants to be successful until they see what it takes to get there, popular TV personality Leanne Manas warned young people at a business breakfast.

ATNS participates in Aviation Gender Summit

2018-08-10 17:10

Air Traffic and Navigation Services was actively participating at the first Global Aviation Gender Summit in Africa.

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