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The Truth About Job Fairs: Are They Worth It?

Your time at university is drawing to a close, and the pressure is on. What now? It all breezed by in what seems like minutes - and suddenly, it's time to pick a path. Where do you even start, though..? University prepares us for certain…

How to Tackle Pre-Interview Stress: Prepare to Ace Your Interviews

We are all well aware of that nervous feeling that can overcome us when we’re standing in that interview room. Anxiety and excitement join together to make for some rather nerve-wracking scenarios - and ultimately, we struggle to collect the…

Perfectionism vs. Progress: Can You Have Both?

Do you get lost in your pursuit of perfection? As though if it isn't absolutely perfect, it isn't enough? If you can relate to these feelings, you're in good company. Psychological Bulletin's study of over 41,000 professionals shows that the…

Finding What You Love and NOT Letting It Kill You.

Living for your work is incredible, but can hurt your work-life balance. Ultimately, you could do more harm than good to the big picture of what you love so much. They say that too much of a good thing becomes a bad thing...   "Do what you…

Career-crushing Changes: Beware of Rescinded Job Offers

Two years after the whirlpool of economic demolition brought on by COVID-19, employers are struggling to stay afloat. Here’s what you should do if your job offer gets rescinded. It’s a scary time to be on the prowl for new jobs - especially…

Time is Your Ultimate Asset: How to Determine its Value

They say that time is money, but it doesn’t stop there. Instead, one could even say that time exceeds the value of money.  This thought was originally by American entrepreneur, Jim Rohn.  But it makes us beg the question - why? …

Team Diversity: The Key to Success

Do team diversity and efficiency go hand-in-hand? Diversity can be a powerful tool for team efficiency. For companies is essential to have different backgrounds, skill sets and perspectives on the task at hand in order to create an environment…

Professional Networking: The Privilege Everyone Deserves.

Just this week, Generation Success’s CEO, James Adeleke, held a social mobility workshop for the forward-thinking AlixPartners team. This corporation has shown time and time again how invested they are in bringing change. The workshop happened…
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What Ubuntu Means to Us

“I am because you are”, says the ancient African proverb. In Zulu, the full expression is “Umuntu ngumuntu ngabantu” - summarised simply as Ubuntu, or “humanity”.   The proverb’s history spans back to the mid-19th century.…