According to statistics, 76% of South African women have their first experience of street harassment, which is a form of sexual harassment by strangers in public areas, before the age of 17. Internationally, the number sits at 84%. Almost half of South African women have experienced being groped, while 72% have been followed by a […]Read more "Surviving street harassment"
I come from a family of skinny women. The females in my family have small breasts, tiny curves and a tiny bum. They’re sometimes tall, but usually, they’re of average height. As a result of this genetic characteristic, I was a skinny girl growing up. Being skinny was never an issue when I was younger, […]Read more "Body shamed for being skinny"
Your resignation letter is ready. This was by no means an easy decision to make. Perhaps you hated your job and couldn’t stand to go to work any longer, or perhaps you felt that it was the end of the road and time to pursue something different. Maybe you lost sight of your goals and […]Read more "THINGS TO CONSIDER BEFORE RESIGNING FROM YOUR JOB"
My heart really goes out to you because I believe that no one should sacrifice over 200 days of a year working at a job that depletes their soul. You look so depressed right now. You haven’t smiled wholeheartedly in months because you spend the majority of your time in a place that makes you […]Read more "DUDE YOU SERIOUSLY HATE YOUR JOB"
I think it’s time we had a discussion about your future at this company. Please, have a seat. Firstly, I must say that you’re a great person to work with because of your determination, commitment and high work ethic, which is great because working having great talent is a major part of building a successful […]Read more "GET NOTICED AND ACE THAT PROMOTION AT WORK"
Dear Steph This letter is the most honest I’ll ever be with you as a manager, so take time to digest every single word. Let me begin by saying that your forbidding of dressing down on Fridays is absolute nonsense, considering that your professional look is a cycle of wardrobe malfunction. I find it quite […]Read more "DEAR BOSS, HERE IS MY RESIGNATION LETTER"
Dear Steph I want to bring a very important matter to your attention. I believe that I should be in a senior position because, as you would have seen throughout this year, I have already taken on the work and the responsibility of a senior, and I’m more than capable for the position. Here are […]Read more "DEAR BOSS, I DESERVE A PROMOTION"