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Bridging the healthcare divide saves lives

1 week ago - 23 July 2021 | Columns

Celia Sofia StephanusIn December 2019, Covid-19 became something for the world to worry about. It was no longer something that was just happening in Asia. Our globally connected world meant that the virus was travelling...

The importance of getting good advice

3 weeks ago - 09 July 2021 | Columns

Good financial advice from a qualified professional can significantly improve your peace of mind and chances of success as you battle with economic challenges this year.Namibian consumers are under pressure as increased living costs are...

Career success positioning is vital

1 month - 02 July 2021 | Columns

Agnes YeboahThe Covid-19 pandemic has accelerated the fourth industrial revolution. These days, because career paths are rapidly evolving, securing and maintaining a job requires more effort, planning, and monitoring than ever before. Employees need to...

Mental well-being suits us all

1 month - 25 June 2021 | Columns

DR JOHN STEYTLERMental health is a subject which we are only starting to scratch the surface of in Namibia and it is not talked about a lot. In fact, not to single out Namibia, there...

How to impart financial wisdom to the next generation

1 month - 18 June 2021 | Columns

Financial confidence is developed at a young age – here’s how you can help.One of the best gifts parents or guardians can give their children is an understanding of money. How to earn it, value...

Career partnerships – mentor, coach, sponsor

1 month - 11 June 2021 | Columns

Chaze NalisaA few weeks ago, I shared an article titled ‘Network is a Currency’. In today’s piece, I would like to draw attention to network...

How to combat negativity in the workplace

2 months ago - 21 May 2021 | Columns

Analene MeyerWe spend the majority of our waking hours at work. It’s worth taking the time to help make it a place that you –...

Keeping it real

4 months ago - 01 April 2021 | Columns

It’s Easter weekend and it's beautiful to see the number of event posters for different shows taking place this weekend. Last year, around this time,...

Matter of fact:

4 months ago - 31 March 2021 | Columns

In the story ‘Namdeb set to evict tenants’ published 29 March, Namibian Sun reported that Namdeb was evicting its employees from houses it owns. The...

Building self-confidence through self-awareness

4 months ago - 26 March 2021 | Columns

Self-management is the second pillar of emotional intelligence, as described by Daniel Goleman. Following his theory, to be able to manage ourselves successfully, we need...

Corruption - A social disease (Part 174): Namibia at...

4 months ago - 25 March 2021 | Columns

Public perceptions about how well government is handling job creation has decreased since 1999 as is evident in data reported by the Afrobarometer in 2019.An...

Social Awareness: The ability to understand and be empathetic

4 months ago - 19 March 2021 | Columns

Gabrielle BotelhoEmotional Intelligence (EI) is the capacity that we all have to lead our relationships and ourselves. EI consists of four essential capabilities: self-awareness,...

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Declare state of emergency in...

4 months ago - 12 March 2021 | Columns

The picture of humans and animals scrambling for rotten items at waste disposal sites in Kunene are the clearest evidence yet that the region is...

Embracing innovative change

4 months ago - 12 March 2021 | Columns

What’s good my people; we are back with another entertaining yet insightful edition of tjil. Today I would like to applaud Namibian creatives for embracing...

Corruption - A social disease...

4 months ago - 10 March 2021 | Columns

Johan Coetzee Namibia's average corruption rating by Transparency International (TI), i.e. all ratings added up and the sum divided by the number of years, is...

Corruption - A social disease...

4 months ago - 09 March 2021 | Columns

Johan CoetzeeGovernments are supposed to create an attractive environment for investors and oversee sustainable investment, not the African trend where 70% and more of shares...

Corruption - A social disease...

5 months ago - 04 March 2021 | Columns

Johan CoetzeeGiven ongoing media articles about governance, manifested in contraction of investment and increasing unemployment, it is appropriate to reflect on several trends covering several...

How we welcome new employees

5 months ago - 19 February 2021 | Columns

Alphons Within the workplace, induction refers to the process of getting new employees acquainted with your business, helping them to settle in and giving them...

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