Steenkamp captions this, “#nocaption: Let the design do the talking.”
#BehindtheSelfie with... Karen Steenkamp

This #WomensMonth, we go behind the selfie with Karen Steenkamp, creative director at young and dynamic empowerment agency, Sum of 21 Academy...

By Leigh Andrews 2 hours ago

Mandi Fine, CEO of F/NE Group Global.
#WomensMonth: Generic business lessons for the 21st Century from healthcare advertising

Mandi Fine is CEO of F/NE Group Global, which turns 20 years old this August. Here, Fine explains how specific data science and storytelling skills are transforming marketing and communications, as well as future trends to embrace in any industry...

By Leigh Andrews 1 day ago

Gender equality makes good business sense
Gender equality makes good business sense

'The Rise of Eve' recognises the rise of the female economy as women increasingly take the lead at home and the workplace...

20 hours ago

200 schoolgirls hear how the sky is not the limit at Coronation's inspirational Women's Day event
200 schoolgirls hear how the sky is not the limit at Coronation's inspirational Women's Day event

In celebration of Women's Day this August, Coronation welcomed 200 schoolgirls from 20 schools at two exciting events...

Issued by Coronation 23 hours ago

#WomensMonth: Microbiologist-turned-brewmaster Mandy Ryan
#WomensMonth: Microbiologist-turned-brewmaster Mandy Ryan

For Women's Month, we got in touch with Mandy Ryan, the brewing production team leader at SAB's Rosslyn Brewery in Pretoria...

By Ruth Cooper 1 day ago

#WomensMonth: Gaby Gramm talks resilience, perseverance and coping with challenging situations
#WomensMonth: Gaby Gramm talks resilience, perseverance and coping with challenging situations

Gaby Gramm, managing director and owner of LuxTravelEx lets us in on her EHL School of Hospitality - Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne schooling, what it's like being a woman marketer and what the Southern Africa's luxury hospitality industry can do to improve...

By Robin Fredericks 1 day ago

Women-led businesses key to unemployment alleviation in SA - Sandwich Baron CEO
Women-led businesses key to unemployment alleviation in SA - Sandwich Baron CEO

Sandwich Baron CEO and founder Sally J'Arlette-Joy believes that women-led businesses are the key to alleviating South Africa's growing unemployment rate...

1 day ago

#MusicExchange: Micaela Kleinsmith
#MusicExchange: Micaela Kleinsmith

Micaela Kleinsmith is a singer, songwriter and guitarist who KFM named as one of the top 10 singer-songwriters in Cape Town...

By Martin Myers 1 day ago

#WomensMonth: How the legal industry can redress gender inequality
#WomensMonth: How the legal industry can redress gender inequality

In 2015, there were 15‚004 practicing male attorneys compared to 8‚708 female attorneys‚ according to a report published in De Rebus. With less than 6% of women in leadership roles within the industry, how can women change the game in a disproportionally male-dominated industry?

1 day ago

Zainab Mitha.
#WomensMonth: Zainab Mitha is a woman on a mission

FCB Durban junior art director Zainab Mitha forms part of the South African ad industry's new wave of change...

By Maroefah Smith 2 days ago

What would you do for R10,000?
What would you do for R10,000?

Well, Jeremy Mansfield is willing to do pretty much anything!..

Issued by Hot 91.9FM 2 days ago

Alana James, CEO of The Sunflower Fund and Pippa Hudson of Cape Talk.
#WomensMonth: Do we know what our power is?

Women often talk about power in all sorts of contexts, but do we actually know what our power is? This is the question posed by Alana James, chief executive officer of The Sunflower Fund...

By Nicci Botha 2 days ago

#WomensMonth: Red Cherry's Pheladi Mphahlele shares powerful advice for women in marketing
#WomensMonth: Red Cherry's Pheladi Mphahlele shares powerful advice for women in marketing

Red Cherry's Pheladi Mphahlele lists a few challenges she has witnessed and experienced as a female in the marketing and advertising industry and gives practical advice on how women can overcome these barriers and break the proverbial glass ceiling...

By Juanita Pienaar 2 days ago

Step it up: Let's stop perpetuating gender stereotypes in SA media
Step it up: Let's stop perpetuating gender stereotypes in SA media

This Women's Month, UN Women South Africa Multi-Country Office (SAMCO) and the German Development Cooperation (GIZ) calls on the media to be more mindful of the kind of content they create and share...

Issued by [dot]Good 2 days ago

#WomensMonth: Sumaya Mokgopo is breaking tech's glass ceiling
#WomensMonth: Sumaya Mokgopo is breaking tech's glass ceiling

Sumaya Mokgopo, a business analyst at Digiterra, is one of many women in the tech industry defying the "norm"...

By Evan-Lee Courie 2 days ago

Image credit: Brianna Santellan on Unsplash.
Lift as you rise and realise your worth this #WomensMonth

On the 25th commemoration of National Women's Month, television and radio personality Tracey Lange discusses the significance of the occasion and offers guidance on facing challenges that many women continue to face in their homes and careers...

By Tracey Lange 2 days ago

#WomensMonth: Takalani Netshitenzhe on connecting ICT to education
#WomensMonth: Takalani Netshitenzhe on connecting ICT to education

We chat to Takalani Netshitenzhe, chief officer of corporate affairs at Vodacom Group to find out about her journey to the top and how Vodacom is using its expertise in ICT to offer modern solutions...

By Evan-Lee Courie 2 days ago

Standard Bank Top Women Awards winners announced
Standard Bank Top Women Awards winners announced

Topco Media in partnership with Standard Bank have released the names of those companies and individuals named as winners in the 2019 Top Women Awards...

Issued by Topco Media 16 Aug 2019

CiTi partners with City of Cape Town to empower female entrepreneurs
CiTi partners with City of Cape Town to empower female entrepreneurs

The digital economy has forever changed the way the world does business, but those who do not adapt will be left behind...

16 Aug 2019

Image credit: Omar Lopez on Unsplash.
Who 'run the world' in SA's #WomensMonth social media coverage?

Meltwater has been monitoring the #WomensMonth conversations on social media in South Africa to see if girls truly 'run the world' in a month dedicated to them...

16 Aug 2019

#WomensMonth: Are you using the lessons of motherhood to boost your career?
#WomensMonth: Are you using the lessons of motherhood to boost your career?

An article by Forbes, The Pressure Is Real For Working Mothers, states that "43% of highly qualified women opt out or off-ramp on their way back to work post-baby"...

By Kalnisha Singh 16 Aug 2019

Orms launches mentorship programme to empower women in arts
Orms launches mentorship programme to empower women in arts

In celebration of Women's Month, Orms has launched a mentorship programme aimed at empowering female artists...

16 Aug 2019

The Raptor Warrior: Meet BirdLife SA's Linda van den Heever
The Raptor Warrior: Meet BirdLife SA's Linda van den Heever

Conservationist Linda van den Heever's somewhat unusual line of work is not for the faint-hearted, but she wouldn't have it any other way...

16 Aug 2019

Let's focus on the gender imbalance in tech entrepreneurship
Let's focus on the gender imbalance in tech entrepreneurship

It is an opportune time to review the progress that women have made in the technology industry and to ask what more we could do to encourage higher female participation in the sector...

By Selina Bieber 16 Aug 2019

Don't get mad, get creative
Don't get mad, get creative

There's a lot to celebrate this Women's Month, but women at the helm of the creative industry is not one of them. Instead of waiting around to retweet yet another media list or brand #campaign #empoweringwomen, let's do what we do best - get creative...

Issued by icandi CQ 15 Aug 2019

Realm Digital celebrates women in tech
Realm Digital celebrates women in tech

As Realm Digital celebrates women throughout the month of August, we sit down with Quality Assurance Engineer Vuyo Moekoa to discuss women in tech...

Issued by Realm Digital 15 Aug 2019

Industry leaders inspire attendees to be #Limitless at sold-out FNB Business Women's Breakfast
Industry leaders inspire attendees to be #Limitless at sold-out FNB Business Women's Breakfast

800 attendees were inspired to be #Limitless at the FNB Business Women's Breakfast held in association with East Coast Radio on Tuesday, 13 August 2019, at the Durban ICC...

Issued by East Coast Radio 15 Aug 2019

Mentorship crucial to building female strength in construction industry
Mentorship crucial to building female strength in construction industry

Gender equality remains a particularly persistent issue in the male-dominated construction industry. In order to change the narrative, programmes that empower female employees are vital...

15 Aug 2019

Weaving on stage at last year's inaugural Comic Con Africa.
#WomensMonth: Weaving the business of gaming into Comic Con Africa

Carol Weaving, MD of Reed Exhibitions, explains the gaming and investment culture of the Business of Gaming Forum and Comic Con Africa, and how gaming has shifted from hobbyist activity to viable career choice...

By Leigh Andrews 15 Aug 2019

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