Tags Career advice

Tag: career advice

5 minutes with Jabulile Maselani

Jabulile Maselani is a self-taught seamstress whose 20-year career has seen her work on popular movies and television shows. She shares what her job...

Pros and cons of job-hopping

The old cycle of starting a job in your early 20s and only leaving upon retirement is no longer the norm. But, is it...
jobs of the future

The jobs of the future

You’ve probably heard a lot about the fourth industrial revolution, but are still unsure about what it is and how it will affect you....
Siphelo Jalivane

5 minutes with Siphelo Jalivane

Siphelo Jalivane (33) owns the Milk Restaurant and Bar, Khayelitsha’s first fine-dining eatery. He shares why it was important for him to realise his...
preparing for retrenchment

Preparing for retrenchment

No one wants to consider that they will ever be retrenched. But, the reality is that as the country’s economy struggles, retrenchments are becoming...
Sakhumzi Maqubela

5 minutes with Sakhumzi Maqubela

Sakhumzi Maqubela (48) opened the first restaurant on the iconic Vilakazi Street in Orlando, Soweto, 18 years ago. He shares his inspiring story of...

5 minutes with Nontwenhle Mchunu

Nontwenhle Mchunu (35) is South Africa’s first black chocolatier. She shares how she’s educating local chocolate lovers one taste bud at a time. By...
Your job and your phone

Can your phone get you fired?

Many people cannot live without their cellphones, and spend so much time looking at them that screen time has become a health concern. Phones...
Thuthukile Moloto

Thuthukile Moloto talks managing a four-star hotel

We find out what you need to study and the experience you need in order to be a general manager of a hotel.
Palesa Mokubung

5 minutes with Palesa Mokubung

Palesa Mokubung is the first African fashion designer to collaborate with retail giant, H&M. She shares how she achieved this incredible feat for her...
Zethu Mashika

5 minutes with music composer Zethu Mashika

Zethu Mashika (34) is an award-winning music composer and film scorer. He shares how his love for creating things led to him stumbling into...
your rights as a working mom

Your rights as a working mom

Despite some progress in law and culture, women continue to face varying discrimination in the workplace as many organisations remain slow to transform on...