Women’s Day in South Africa is a commemoration of the 1956 women’s march, but it now a commercialised bunfight. Perhaps we need to look at it another way?
There’s one golden rule about pictures you see on the Internet: don’t download them unless you know what you are doing. Here’s a quick guide to copyright…
What does being an effective journalist mean in the digital age? And what do journalists need to do to be effective?
We have no press freedom until we have a sustainable way to pay journalists (and sub-editors and fact-checkers).
Running a small business does not mean you have to do everything yourself – it means taking your time, figuring out your direction and then spending money smartly to move yourself forward.
It is now three and half months since I last wrote a blog post. In spite of my undoubted time management skills and all I have learned about being a freelancer, it seems I still have a long way to go.
A long time ago I did a four-day project management course at the Graduate School of Business in Cape Town. At the time I was on the staff at a large news website, and working with technical teams in various aspects of changing or launching websites. Project management was happening all around me. These days, I am project managing the production of a book for a local publisher, and glad of the skills I have gained over the…