Why is Populism on the rise?

The rise in populism in our country, reflected in the EFF-driven land expropriation without compensation and Reserve Bank nationalisation agenda, is uncharacteristic to South Africa. Populism, however, is surging globally, particularly in the Western world. Much has been written about this and we recently came across a graphic representation, which has helped us to better understand why this is happening.

Read More

How to build a resilience muscle

Parents are constantly urged to recognise the importance of raising children who are resilient, yet whilst the emphasis on building resilience in children is drummed into us as parents, it somehow then gets overlooked when we need it most, when a crisis hits us – as adults. In the same way that regular physical exercise is good for strengthening your physical body and mind, there are ways to build up your resilience muscle.

Read More