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The art of communication
May 3, 2016
Chatting to your kids is not supposed to be habitual. Communication is an art. So if you want more than a habituated response you’re going to have to…
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Damned by the ‘blessers’
March 16, 2016
It once used to be that the word blessed, along with its derivatives, had hallowed connotations. Not entirely so these days, especially in black urban circles where “blessers”…
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Nine books to read if you struggle with anxiety

Managing anxiety can be a giant pain in the *ss. If you have social anxiety, for instance, then it can take a tremendous amount of effort to calm yourself enough to engage in social situations (such as a networking event). Read it at Romper. Image – freeimages.com

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Three reasons why hiring mothers is good for business

When women become mothers one of their biggest fears is that they will lose themselves. Rather than seeing pregnancy and birth as a learning experience or a series of opportunities, women often feel they have to prove that nothing has changed. That they’re still exactly the same person they were before having a child. For …

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The art of communication
Chatting to your kids is not supposed to be habitual. Communication is an art. So if you want more than a habituated response you’re going to have to be a little more creative in your questions. “How was your day?” is never going to get more than an answer of…
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#ForBlackGirlsOnly and no longer asking for permission
By Maneo Mohale On the warm and bright morning of January 31 2016, #ForBlackGirlsOnly Johannesburg -- an event organised for and by black cisgender and transgender women -- took place at the Women’s Gaol at Constitutional Hill. The venue itself was once a women’s prison that held some of South…