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There is light at the end of the tunnel

Lockdown is easing (yay!) but it has taken a serious toll on our emotions and our pockets. A recent online survey by the South African Depression and Anxiety Group (SADAG), reveals that 46% of South African's are dealing with financial pressure, 55% with anxiety and 40%...

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Staying Strong: Equipping employees to cope with emotional stress

As Coronavirus dominates the headlines and public concern is on the rise, people are increasingly experiencing waves of anxiety, panic and fear. Psychologists refer to these feelings of fear, trauma and persistent uncertainty, as an ‘emotional tsunami’. They further warn of the impact that prolonged...

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Taking your COVID-19 communications to the next level

While there's excitement around South Africa moving from Lockdown Level 5 to 4, organisations are trying to come to grips with the details of the implications. One thing is clear, businesses resuming operations will have to do so under very specific conditions. In addition to detailed workplace...

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Personal financial literacy: Why it matters in the workplace

Alarmingly, South Africa ranked last out of 19 countries in one of the most recent polls providing insight into global adult financial literacy.   A financial wellness survey conducted by Free To Grow over a period of five years highlights that many employees struggle to handle even the most basic aspects of their...

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