CA(SA)* – WORK/LIFE BALANCE REVISITED.

You probably know what I think of work/life balance. It’s nonsense. It’s just not part a workable success formula. Why am I so adamant about this? It’s simple: while you’re balancing your life, someone else will be taking your job! The business space has too much momentum to just step off when you feel like […]

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CA(SA)* – Some Surprising Stats On What Is Popular On LinkedIn

Somehow a list of possible #tag topics appeared on my screen – I must have inadvertently set something off when my finger slipped on the keypad. I was quite surprised to see what was revealed. Take a look at the top 15: #Futurism ……………………………………………………………….. 24.2m (wozzat?) #Socialmedia …………………………………………………………… 19.4m #Marketing ………………………………………………………………. 18.0m #Branding ………………………………………………………………… 17.8m […]

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CA(SA) – LET US NOT FORGET THE POOR.

The news at the moment is decidedly worrying. Probably the one issue that concerns me the most is the ever-increasing unemployment statistics. Just yesterday I again was reminded of the staggering number of people who are unemployed. Something like 8,500,000 people! And growing – 28% of the entire working population with over 300,000 people having […]

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CA(SA) – WHAT ARE YOU PRETENDING NOT TO KNOW?

Being in the career advisory space, I often encounter clients who are appear (especially to themselves) to be seriously stuck – they spend wasteful time negatively judging themselves, comparing themselves with others and drawing inaccurate conclusions. From where I sit, it is easy to understand why they just don’t know which way to go – […]

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