With today’s technology and competitiveness, many seek to educate themselves on various areas, but going to University time and time again can be quite expensive, especially if you are not necessarily striving for a degree. If you are looking to just learn more, Open Culture provides free online courses to the general public with material from the world’s best universities. Open Culture offers over 1250 online courses from world’s leading universities such as Stanford, Yale, MIT, Harvard, Berkeley, Oxford and more. You can download audio & video courses straight to your computer from their website. I haven’t tried it myself yet but I was…

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Weight!! So much weight… The struggle is real! I’ve gained a lot of weight the past few years. As embarrassing as this feels and is to me, it is the sorrowful truth. I didn’t gain it all over night but gradually over the past 7 years the numbers on the scale kept going up. It wasn’t that bad at the very beginning as everyone used to tell me I was “too skinny”, so I probably needed the first couple of kilos .. the rest just kept adding on. I see my girlfriends complaining about feeling “fat” and for putting on…

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I decided to go shopping the other day, after a very long time. I’ve been so good when it comes to purchasing clothes, make up, jewelry or shoes these days. Quite proud to be honest! I used to go shopping each and every week, getting something as little as a top or a lippy to sometimes going a little “crazy”. I mean, what woman out there doesn’t love to spoil herself with something new? I have to admit; my new job keeps me really busy and it has affected my lifestyle fair a bit. Having studied finance was good, but…

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Hi all, I haven’t been writing much lately as I’ve been super busy at work (nearly the end of the financial year) but also with my personal life. I’ve had a couple of events just pass, having another few events coming up, and of course, to top it all up, I’ve been feeling a little under the weather and extremely tired (winter feels). So I just wanted say a quick thank you on this post and tell you guy I deeply appreciate all the nominations I got last week. I was nominated by 5 bloggers at the space of 4…

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The expectations these days with retail stores, hospitality and services are quite high, and so they should be. There is so much competition out there and if you’re not going to provide at least half decent customer service you’ve just lost a customer! No matter how great your products are, how amazingly delicious the food and coffee you serve is, or that you can provide the best coverage at the best price, if you’re unable to produce high quality customer service you won’t be getting the sale or a returning customer. So do you want to lose your customer? (I’m sure…

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