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Why Coaching?

Posted by admin on  March 2, 2021
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The start out journey for entrepreneurs is a minefield in many areas. As an entrepreneur you need an overall view of what business is about if you wish to make a success of it. All our statistics however tell us that the majority of entrepreneurs in South Africa start their journey born out of necessity.The challenges this approach brings are:Skill at one level such as creation or manufacturing or selling, does not necessarily translate to
It is extremely difficult for family and friends to see a loved one go through abuse and not know how to stand by them. Charlie Bezuidenhout-Hollingsworth is an avid activist in the fight against Gender Based Violence. Being raised in a home where violence was the order of the day, Charlie spends much of her free time actively researching and producing material that will help survivors, carers and activists access the knowledge, practical and active

Humanity vs Legislation

Posted by admin on  February 26, 2021
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Is it even possible to legislate humanity?  The more I read regarding the state of world affairs and the lack of response from governments, especially our own, it is becoming clearer to me that our solution for the scourge of Gender Based Violence is not going to lie in legislation. Effective legislation and the implementation thereof, is costly and time consuming. In addition South Africa has lots of good legislation, it is the implementation of

Teeny Weeny Steps

Posted by admin on  February 26, 2021
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I was asked recently what I thought the reasons were for the high rate of Gender-Based Violence and femicide in South Africa.  The short answer is that it is impossible to pinpoint one reason only. And exactly because the reasons are multiple, the solutions have to be multi-faceted too. If we consider only the fact that nearly 60% of women in SA who are killed die at the hands of their spouses/partners or a person they