In January, we hosted a webinar to promote the fourth issue of Rolling Inspiration for 2020. You can now catch all the session on our Youtube channel.
As South Africans celebrate the women in their lives during the month of May, one of the country’s leading corporate wellness experts takes a serious look at what working mothers and women in general have sacrificed this past year. “During lockdown, women’s responsibilities as primary caretakers in the home increased […]
The SAB Foundation is dedicated to supporting small businesses and entrepreneurs who show promise and are dedicated to improving the surrounding communities. This month, the organisation highlighted Syked – a virtual private counselling platform for individuals looking for alternative ways of seeking mental health support without putting themselves at risk. […]
While the intention of lockdown regulations and physical distancing was to contain the spread of COVID-19, the unintended consequences have been an economic crisis, record-high unemployment and a “plumper” population. A national survey conducted in the last two months among almost 2 000 South African adults paints a dire picture: […]
QASA hosted an online employment workshop on February 26. Business owners, HR managers and recruitment agencies were in attendance to learn more about the benefits of employing people with disabilities. During the event, QASA highlighted how its programme offered tremendous value to businesses by upskilling people with disabilities with no […]
On Wednesday, March 10, QASA and Shree Institute hosted an orientation for the first intake of Work Readiness Programme candidates on the accredited programme. Classes began on March 11 and will run till June. QASA is already accepting application for its next programme. To apply, send your CV to email@example.com […]
QASA received a generous donation of beanies, scarves and socks from Beetle Inc. The items were knitted or crocheted by a group which is coordinated by Debra Sadler, the financial manager at Beetle Inc. QASA delivered the items to Hillcrest hospital to be distributed among the elderly to wear and […]
With beach wheelchairs, waxed boards and rash vests, some brave individuals with disabilities participated in the KwaZulu-Natal Para Surfing Championships hosted by Made for More Nothing quite matches the feeling of catching a wave. When your board is picked up and pushed out by the ocean on a wave that...
After a life altering rugby injury, Furlo Theron makes the most of a good opportunity. The Chris Burger Petro Jackson Players’ Fund shares the story of hope In November of last year, Tori Gardner, the marketing manager for the Players’ Fund, visited the Fund beneficiary, Furlo Theron, at his home...
The job market can be very intimidating. MARISKA MORRIS investigates ways to find and apply for your dream job In the age of interconnectedness and information, it can be easier than ever to find your dream job. However, it also makes it much more challenging to shift through all the...