Your CV – Friend or Foe

In many instances, the initial means of communication with a prospective employer is through the medium of curricula vitae. This highlights just how important it is for applicants to convey accurately just who they are, what they stand for, what they have done and what they want to do; more importantly, it must communicate what […]

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WHEN SILENCE IS GOLDEN

We live in a world in which communications technology has provided us with the means to make contact with those we know and those we do not.  Access to social media has become essential for many people and has increased the extent to which ordinary people have greater control over the world in which they […]

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Glass Ceilings and Pearl Walls

Is it time to change our thinking on women in the workplace? Within the twenty-first century, female participation in the workplace has certainly increased. For example, in an article by an eNCA Reporter – Danelle Wessels, she stipulates that “South Africa is ranked fifth in the 2013 category by The World Economic Forum – gender […]

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WHITHER YOUR LEGAL CAREER?

At this time of year it is natural – and indeed necessary – to review and evaluate how your career has progressed so far. And to assess where you wish it to go in the future. A prerequisite for successful evaluation is Honesty. It may sound obvious, you might say, “of course I can be […]

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