Can you keep the cult out of culture?

Can you keep the cult out of culture?

Okay, some of you may think Formula 1 racing is a yawn fest. Astonishingly, some even find watching supremely talented sports stars racing the most technologically advanced cars on the planet around a track at death-defying speeds a tad tedious. For others who don’t...
Emotional Disruption

Emotional Disruption

I was very excited to attend my first ever DisruptHR event a few weeks back in Cape Town, and I have to say I was not disappointed. This global phenomenon has really taken off with events popping up all over the place. I guess you could say its part TEDx and part...
The Tricky World of the Self-Employed!

The Tricky World of the Self-Employed!

Working for yourself can be a tricky affair. For starters, you’re never really working for yourself. What you really mean to say is that you are working for everyone else so that they can take relaxing holidays and buy expensive looking gifts from the Chinese shop...
Social Butterflies, Hornets and Slugs!

Social Butterflies, Hornets and Slugs!

  Okay, so before you think I’m about to reveal whether I’m a butterfly, hornet or slug, let me explain why I’m even getting into this. It started last week after attending a great talk by Barrie Bramley on Social Networking, hosted by Acsis...

Is Work Life Balance A Myth?

I read an article recently that got me thinking about a trend that is fast emerging as one of the most important questions on the minds of workers across the world. I’m talking about the ever elusive “work-life balance”. It was made even more vivid...

There’s Work Out There!

This may come as a surprise to you but there are a lot of jobs out there. Okay, so maybe it’s not exactly the kind of job you’re looking for, but believe me, in some sectors, there are too many vacancies for too few people. A while back I was part of a team that...