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April 2017

Work

How to be the best employee

April 28, 2017

Finding a job that you enjoy can be a challenge. Finding a job that not only satiates your career needs but also makes you happy and enthusiastic about your workspace, is even more difficult. You never know what you’re in for, but you can make your work life very pleasant by attempting to be a great employee. Naturally, by being a happy, friendly and productive employee or team member, you’ll find yourself in a good position in the work environment.…

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Health

How to keep aglow in winter

April 26, 2017

Winter time brings with it a new rhythm and routine. Gone are the days of lying in the hot summer sun in a bikini while enjoying cocktails. Now it’s time for curling up in front of the fire place in a thick knit cardigan, sipping on smooth pinotage. But that’s not all that changes. Winter can make you feel dull, pale and less than the tanned, glamorous goddess you were throughout summer. But there are ways to make winter work…

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Family Home

10 Tips for moving into a new home

April 24, 2017

  You could be moving into a new home because you’re up-sizing or downsizing, going through a  divorce or you’re relocating to a new city. Moving into a new place can fill you up with dread and anxiety because you’re leaving your comfort zone and moving into unfamiliar territory. But once you embrace it, you can see it as a fresh, new start and a blank canvas that you get to paint. Here are 10 tips for moving into your…

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Health

HealthTech startups you should know about

April 21, 2017

The health sector is a booming one not just due to the amount of jobs and revenue it can generate, but because everyone needs healthcare. Sure, there are those who will take advantage of healthcare and medicines, but others, like Doctors Without Borders, are doing it to help humanity.   In Africa, there are a number of startups that are the tackling the health challenge in a number of ways. None of them at one the level of robotic spines…

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Home

Tips on decorating your home on a budget

April 20, 2017

If you’ve had your house for years and it’s starting to look dull.You might want to upgrade your home but without breaking the bank. Decorating your home doesn’t have to be expensive, you just need to be creative and be open to new ideas. Here are 10 tips on beautifying your home on a budget. Reshuffling A room can look completely different just by repositioning your furniture. For example, you can take the coffee table from your lounge and put…

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Car Family

Here’s the right way to roadtrip with the family

April 19, 2017

One of the best ways to treat your family over the holiday season is to set out on a roadtrip. Of course, there’s a bit of administration involved but hitting the open road is an excellent way to destress and enjoy some down time together. There’s a fair amount of preparation needed before you get going You’ve likely mapped out the route to your destination and booked your accommodation so you don’t end up sleeping in the car. But if…

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Car Family

You can survive teaching your teen how to drive

April 19, 2017

It’s stressful but necessary to teach your teenager how to drive. Or to at least impart the basics to them as soon as they’re of age. While there are many driving schools around, giving your teen some knowledge and experience beforehand will greatly assist them in the long run. Teens can find it daunting to jump into the driver’s seat for the first time with a brand new driving instructor who is a stranger. In the beginning, driving a car…

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Money Work

8 tips on starting your first business

April 15, 2017

So you want to start a company that imports comics, or sells artisan lunches? Great. Now that you have an idea, it’s time to put set the wheels in motion and maybe even look for a bit of corporate finance or outside funding. And don’t forget this is not going to be an easy task. Before you celebrate with cocktails at the hippest sushi joint in town, there are quite a few that should first be completed. Hold off on…

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Home

5 tips for throwing your first housewarming

April 12, 2017

Finally, you are moving into your first ever flat. Okay, you’re just renting but it’s still a big deal. This is a massive celebration and should be enjoyed with your close friends. There’s something really special and memorable about planning a housewarming party from the start and watching as your guests have an absolute ball. It’s also great to share in your excitement with the people that mean the most to you. Invites There’s nothing worse than having a large…

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Fashion

Things you need to know about shopping online

April 12, 2017

Online shopping has to be one of the greatest inventions ever. Whether you’re looking for a hot outfit for a date night or an action-packed novel, all you’ll need is the internet and a credit/debit card and your item will be delivered right to your doorstep. And the best part is you can do all your shopping at 3 am while stuffing your face with cold pizza and wearing curlers in your hair. Can life get any better than this?…

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