By way of introduction, my name is Pieter Senekal. This is a line I was taught by a manager at the audit firm where I completed my articles. A simple line, but one that softened the blow of an otherwise very sudden transition from being a student to a young professional at a Big Four audit firm. As with any young professional, I’ve been fortunate to meet many amazing mentors … [Read more...] about Lady up, Gents
Being a woman in the workplace: a struggle or a blessing?
I’m a womanPhenomenally.Phenomenal woman,That’s me. - Maya Angelou We truly are phenomenal. This week, someone at work made a comment “I don’t know how you do it” and it made me think: what is it that we do, as women, that make us such a critical part of a successful team at work? There are so often negative connotations associated with women in the … [Read more...] about Being a woman in the workplace: a struggle or a blessing?