CA(SA) Profile: Microlearning Session – Breaking the millennial intrapreneurial mould

Compulsive job-hopper, sense of entitlement, little time for experienced colleagues – sound familiar? These are the three main stereotypes used for millennials in the workplace. A CA(SA) millennial intrapreneur who proves this wrong is Inacio Dos Santos, born in 1982 and currently CFO for the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region of Kantar, a multinational…

CA(SA) Profile: Turning finance into a strategic business partner

Robyn Vilakazi is a seasoned public sector financial management professional who has spent her career serving citizens Robyn Vilakazi first learnt about the chartered accountancy profession in high school because of her strong maths and accounting skills. ‘I come from a working-class background, and I had no prior exposure to careers in finance. People said…

Lifestyle: Tranquillity personified

In South Africa’s first World Heritage Site lies a hidden resort nestled in rich forest vegetation just a few steps away from the ocean. Here you can enjoy the tranquillity of Mother Nature’s work around you The iSimangaliso Wetland Park (previously known as the Greater St Lucia Wetlands Park) in KwaZulu-Natal’s Maputaland was declared South…

Lifestyle: Travel – Blissful countryside retreat

Mount Grace Hotel and Spa is the perfect countryside destination for recharging. Situated amidst the mountains of Magaliesburg, it’s an exceptional getaway where you can reconnect with Mother Nature Just an hour and a half from Johannesburg, the hotel is a charming blend of classic style, elegant luxury and natural serenity. It boasts impressive construction…

Lifestyle: Health – Yoga for stress relief

Silhouette young woman practicing yoga on the beach at sunset. Meditation. Workplaces have been gripped with mental health crisis due to intense workloads, long hours and tough deadlines. Fortunately there are techniques to navigate through stress in the workplace Prolonged stress threatens the physical, psychological and social wellbeing of employees. It also has an impact…