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How to start running training
7 days ago
So you want to start running? You see runners along the road getting their fitness levels up, while you are feeling that tyre around your waist? It’s tough. You want to get fit but how do you get the motivation to start yourself? Don’t worry I am going to give you the exact tips you’ll…
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How to make a toy box from a cardboard box
2 weeks ago
After playtime is over, wouldn’t it be great to be able to put your child’s toys neatly back in one box? Space is precious and toys scattered across the floor after playtime not only make your home messy, but can get underfoot and cause accidents. Buying toy boxes can cost a pretty penny and if…
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How to start a stokvel
3 weeks ago
There’s a new Plasma TV or ostrich leather couch you’ve been eyeing for a while now... but your saving efforts seem futile. What can you do? How can you save better? Stokvels can help you score your saving goals! How it works: For example, Sindi is in a stokvel group with six people. They’ve decided…
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The Struggle Between Good and Evil
6 days ago
For the past two years, I have had a serious interest in the study of moral philosophy. For those of you who might not know what it is, moral philosophy is a branch of philosophy that is mainly concerned with ethics - or the concepts of right and wrong conduct. What this means is that…
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Starting over
2 weeks ago
Ten years ago, at the age of 18, I started my first year towards obtaining a Journalism qualification. Fast forward to 2019, soon to turn 28, I have decided to leave my job and pursue a career in accounting. After completing my Journalism diploma I found myself working as an intern at a daily newspaper.…
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Education 2030
3 weeks ago
As a South African youth, we are raised from an early age to fear God, supernatural beings such as the tokoloshe, and, oddly - mathematics and science. The number of children that turn out proficient in these subjects is alarming, to say the least. The number of people who become professionals in careers based in…
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Enterprising Entrepreneurs: Ntokozo Ndlovu
a week ago
The Work-Wise blog is looking into the lives of young entrepreneurs in South Africa because they are exciting people who have a positive impact on society. They often come up with new ideas on how to do things and they drive innovation. They create competition for existing competitors which drives economic growth and, best of…
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Building your self-esteem
3 weeks ago
Searching for a job or starting a new job can be quite overwhelming sometimes. We might think that we’re not good enough to even get a job or to be in the job we do have. We might feel battered by applying for jobs and not finding one. It’s almost inevitable that our self-esteem will…
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The value of working in a trade
a month ago
Often, when we think of our working life, we think that finding a job is based only on our academic results. Perhaps you haven’t achieved the results you wanted, or you don’t actually know what you want to do. Have you considered a trade? This line of work is often ignored but is actually a…