#WomensMonth: 'Be authentic, irrespective of which profession you're in'
#WomensMonth: 'Be authentic, irrespective of which profession you're in'

An attorney, notary, and conveyancer specialising in property and conveyancing, Subashnee Moodley is an example of what one can achieve through perseverance, hard work and authenticity...

By Sindy Peters 15 hours ago

How women in construction are vital to the sector's growth
How women in construction are vital to the sector's growth

As reported by Stats SA, many sectors in South Africa, including construction, are facing a downturn. In fact, the report states that construction, mining and trade are in recession with a 3.2% decline being the biggest quarterly fall in economic activity since 2009.

15 hours ago

Odette Faling
#WomensMonth: Meet the mother of two who summits mountains in life and business

Odette Faling, CEO of Travelcheck.co.za talks women making a mark on the male-dominated tech scene, balancing family life and work, and her unshakeable thirst to explore, which recently took her to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro...

1 day ago

Keep adapting, be authentic and dance if you want to: Key lessons from inspiring women in business
Keep adapting, be authentic and dance if you want to: Key lessons from inspiring women in business

Women attending the 20th annual Women in Business Conference at the UCT Graduate School of Business heard powerful stories from women who are disrupting industries and changing the world...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 1 day ago

Brave Decisions by Brave Women: Vanessa Pearson, Executive Creative Director Partner, The Brave Group
Brave Decisions by Brave Women: Vanessa Pearson, Executive Creative Director Partner, The Brave Group

To commemorate Women's Month, The Brave Group embarks on a series we like to call "Brave Decisions by Brave Women". In this series, we draw inspiration from stories of some of the most powerful leaders in our industry...

Issued by The Brave Group 1 day ago

Nibela Lake Lodge's Gemma Linforth talks making it in SA's hospitality industry
Nibela Lake Lodge's Gemma Linforth talks making it in SA's hospitality industry

Meet Gemma Linforth, General Manager at Nibela Lake Lodge, one of 23 properties in the Dream Hotels & Resorts family...

By Chelsey Hale 1 day ago

Women in construction: More progress needed
Women in construction: More progress needed

Construction remains a male-dominated industry but there are signs that women are starting to become better represented in this sector - to its great potential benefit...

By Boitumelo Thipe 1 day ago

Bata South Africa hosts Women's Day Breakfast
Bata South Africa hosts Women's Day Breakfast

Bata South Africa hosted their first Women's Day Breakfast on Thursday, 8 August, to commemorate Women's Day which is celebrated on 9 August in South Africa...

Issued by Bata 2 days ago

Less fear and more hope with Jet's latest campaign to help #ClearTheStigma
Less fear and more hope with Jet's latest campaign to help #ClearTheStigma

Breast cancer. It's a disease so many of us have been affected by. The mere mention of it sends shivers down our spines and instils a sense of dread, and fear, in us. But it doesn't have to...

Issued by Joe Public United 2 days ago

Media powerhouses to take the stage at Step It Up
Media powerhouses to take the stage at Step It Up

UN Women Country Director Anne Githuku-Shongwe will be part of a panel discussion on challenges and opportunities for sensitive gender reporting and storytelling at the Step It Up for Gender Equality Conference on 29 August...

Issued by [dot]Good 2 days ago

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 days 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...

3 days 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 3 days 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 3 days 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 3 days 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...

3 days 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 3 days 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 3 days 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?

19 Aug 2019

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 19 Aug 2019

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 19 Aug 2019

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 19 Aug 2019

#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 19 Aug 2019

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 19 Aug 2019

#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 19 Aug 2019

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 19 Aug 2019

#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 19 Aug 2019

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

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