National Senior Certificate

Interview with Rob Siebörger, Associate Professor and Programme Leader at Advanced Certificate in Education (ACE)What is the National Senior Certificate (NSC)? The National Senior Certificate (NSC) is the exam...

Decision Making Skills

Interview with Leatia Stemmet, a Johannesburg based Counselling Psychologist (BA, Rand Afrikaans University (R.A.U.); BA. Honours in Psychology, University of Johannesburg; Masters in Psychology, University of Pretoria, 2008), working...

Power Relations

An interview with Angela McDowell, Bachelor of Social Science (Psych); PGCE in Senior and Further Education and TrainingWhat are Power Relations? Any relationship, be it between countries, organizations, families, or...

Heart Rate Training

Written by Grant Compton, Qualified Biokineticist and Conditioning Coach who has worked for the Sports Science Institute, Pakistan Cricket Academy and most recently the South African Cricket Team. Resting...

In Focus: Leave No One Behind – End Violence against Women and Girls

http://www.unwomen.org/en/news/in-focus/end-violence-against-women Young school girls organize themselves before the March to End Gender-Based Violence in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. One sign reads: "Refrain from using abusive language for Women and Children"....

Women in Business

https://www.grantthornton.co.za/insights/articles/women-in-business-2017/ 08 Mar 2017Only 28% of senior management roles in South Africa are held by women according to the latest Women in Business report released on International Women’s Day (8...

SA women ‘not ready’ for leadership positions?

https://www.news.uct.ac.za/article/-2017-06-21-sa-women-not-ready-for-leadership-positionsa 21 JUNE 2017 | STORY SUPPLIED. PHOTO MICHAEL HAMMOND.Industry leaders claim that many female employees are not ready for top company jobs – but smart employers know that investing...

South Africa needs to do more to promote women in sports

http://city-press.news24.com/Voices/south-africa-needs-to-do-more-to-promote-women-in-sports-20170308 Michelle Sikes, Stellenbosch University and Nana Adom - Aboagye, University of Johannesburg 2017-03-08 Reuters/Arnd WiegmannHSouth Africa fancies itself to be passionate about sports and over the past two decades has...

Women still under-represented in positions of authority and power

https://www.timeslive.co.za/news/south-africa/2017-08-21-women-still-under-represented-in-positions-of-authority-and-power/Image: ThinkstockAs the country commemorates women’s month amid the possibility of its next president being female‚ are the doors of authority and power really open for women?Statistics South Africa...

Gender inequality is rife at senior management level in SA

https://www.iol.co.za/business-report/opinion/opinion-gender-inequality-is-rife-at-senior-management-level-in-sa-11608991AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)JOHANNESBURG - It’s twenty-three years into our democracy yet gender inequality and a lack of diversity continue to plague corporate South Africa, particularly in senior management. Eye-opening...