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Meet Frances van Hasselt, Mohair Rug Designer
Frances van Hasselt is an entrepreneur with a focus on developing African textiles. We spoke to her to learn more about her career and how she got into this line of work.
Meet Anne-Marié de Bruin, a Cruise Ship Night Auditor
Anne-Marié de Bruin is a Cruise Ship Night Auditor. She gave us some insight into her career, so we could learn more about life on an international cruise liner.
Meet Alex Sudheim, Senior Copywriting Lecturer
Alex is a Senior Copywriting Lecturer at Vega School in Cape Town and a practicing professional copywriter. We found out more about his career...
Meet Buhle Goslar, Director of Customer Intelligence
Buhle Goslar is Director of Customer Intelligence at a Cape Town based financial services company. We chatted to her about her passion for fairer distribution of resources in the wo...
Meet Elizabeth Mamacos, Head of Content
Elizabeth serves as Head of Content at Careers24, and she gave us a sneak peek into her calling so we could learn more about her career.
Meet Lalo Saidy, White Shark Guide and Underwater Videographer
Lalo works for a white shark diving company in Gansbaai, Western Cape. He gave us some insight into his job so we could learn more about his career in marine life.
Meet Sheldon Tatchell, Owner of Legends Barber
Sheldon says that he had always thought of opening a barber shop, but uncertainty caused him to abandon the idea. “I thought to myself, who makes cutting hair a career?”
Meet Craig Groenewald, Digital Strategist
Craig comes from a digital strategist background, where he has been responsible for managing the digital strategy of a company. In this article, he tells us all about his career in ...
Meet Nonala Tose, Social Entrepreneur and Broadcaster
Apart from being a radio broadcaster, Nonala is also a social entrepreneur - a role in which she uses her influence to improve the leadership skills of young children.
Meet Garron Heath, Medical Technologist
Garron knew from a young age that his calling was in the medical field. He works as a medical technologist and client services manager for Ampath, and shares why he loves his job.
Meet Mashudu Ndou, Social Investment and Community Affairs Manager
Mashudu has always had a passion for community upliftment and development. In this article she shares why she loves her job as a social investment manager.
Meet Ben Ngubesilo, Banqueting Manager
A banqueting manager needs to be comfortable interacting with a variety of clients - a part of the job that Ben loves. Read on for more information about his career in the hospitali...
Meet Unathi Thango, Senior Advisor Quality Assurance
Unathi who is extremely passionate about quality assurance shares her career journey in the engineering industry.
Meet Dalin Oliver, Comedian
Dalin is a stand-up comedian and Radio DJ who's currently touring the country for his one man stand-up show entitled Face For Radio.
Meet Carla Harris, Sales and Marketing Coordinator
Carla was recently nominated as a rising star in media and advertising at the 6th Annual Standard Bank Rising Star Awards. She shares her love for the marketing and advertising indu...
Meet Razia Adam, Senior Business Analyst
Razia is a Senior Business Analyst for Sasol Mining and among the 2017 recipients of the Rising Star Awards. In this article she shares her career story and gives advice for others...
Meet Berto Vermeulen, Enterprise Operations and Products Manager
Berto loves that his job in media constantly challenges him. Read on to find out more about Berto's career journey.
Meet Martinette Fortuin, Human Resources Manager
As a Human Resources Manager, Martinette is responsible for leading and directing an HR team to ensure they deliver the best HR services.
Meet Luke Kruyt, Animal Care Manager
Luke started working with animals from a young age, and has never looked back. In this article he shares his passion for the animal care industry.
Meet Petronella “Nana” Malgas, Laundry Manager
Petronella loves her job and shares her experience of working for one of South Africa's most popular wine farm.
4 techies share their #CareerPride stories
Careers in tech are a dime in a dozen, and when you land your dream job, it's a story worth sharing. These techies spread some inspiration with their success stories.
Meet Simoné Le Grange, Trainee Demand Planner
If you want to know more about the day-to-day life of a Demand Planner, Simoné let's us in on her position at a large retailer.
Meet Ayanda Qonya, a Stitcher
Ayanda has been sewing garments since 2013, and in this article he tells us why he loves his job as a Stitcher.
Meet Raine Tauber, Global Senior Artist
If you're interested in a career in make-up, get some insight from Raine Tauber who is MAC Cosmetic's Global Senior Artist.
Meet Ivan Stigland, Tractor Driver
Ivan has been working for the Spier Wine Farm for 16 years. In this article, he shares his experience.
Meet Tyran De Beer, Media Planner
As a media planner, Tyran is responsible for identifying the best media platforms for clients to advertise their brands or products. In this article, he shares his story.
Meet Kaitlin Eaton, Lifesaver
Lifesavers are responsible for ensuring the safety of people partaking in recreational activities. In this article, Kaitlin tells us more about her job.
Meet Fulton Clinton Jamieson, Craftsman
Craftsmen are one of the most versatile trade occupations. Artisans generally having the ability to perform various tasks, and in this article Fulton tells us about his career in th...
Meet Halatedzi Matidza, Android Developer
Working as an Android Developer gives Halatedzi the opportunity to let his creativeness run wild. In this article he tells us why he loves his job.
Meet John Jordaan, Father Christmas
“I enjoy meeting the children and seeing the excitement on their faces. I also enjoy the holiday atmosphere that surrounds this time of the year,” John says about his job as Father ...
Meet Nyakallo Tefu, Radio News Reporter
For Nyakallo, working on a current affairs show gives her a chance to broadcast real stories - an aspect of radio journalism that she says she loves. Read more about her career here.
Meet Lesego Modutle, Sign Language Interpreter
Lesego who has been interested in Sign Language from a young age, tells us about her career journey.
Meet Tony Mamacos, Senior Software Developer
From a young age, Tony loved playing computer games and building computers, and his passion naturally translated into a career in software engineering.
Meet Byron Barker, Tattoo Artist
“I love being able to work with clients in creating designs that they’ll love and wear for the rest of their lives," Byron tells us in this interview. We find out more about his lif...
Meet Justine “Punky” Nienaber, Head of Social Media
From tweeting a lot to landing her dream job through social media, Justine gives us a sneak peek behind her career in social media.
Meet Thabo Makhetha-Kwinana, Head Designer
As Head Designer of Thabo Maketha, Thabo needs to oversee the entire process of the brand's creations. In this article she lets us in on her job.
Meet Cilulami Tuguzo, Crane Operator
Jomo has been working in the construction industry for 12 years where he has gone from brick-layering to operating cranes. In this article he shares his experience.
6 artisans share their #CareerPride stories
A career as an artisan allows you to create, invent, manufacture and repair things. These artisans share some inspiration through their #CareerPride stories.
Meet Ashley Sullivan, Shark Spotter
Ashley's years of experience in marine life have given the chance to work in a job he is passionate about. In this article he tells us all about it.
Meet Cindy Geduldt, Hairstylist and Trainer
A career as a hairdresser requires constant communication with clients and ensuring you're up to speed with industry developments. In this article, Cindy tells us more.
Meet Robert McKenzie, a Paramedic
"The pleasure and reward of being able to change the course of people's lives while they are in a dire situation is what motives me," Robert tells us. Find out what else Robert love...
Meet Thabana Khothule, Buying Manager
Thabana who's always loved fashion and travelling tells us about his career in the retail industry.
Meet Rowena Lakay, Director of Operations of Revenue
“I was looking for a new challenge, and the opportunity arose to join Protea Hotels as the Head Office Revenue Manager," Rowena tells us. In this article, she tells us more about he...
Meet Renaldo Schwarp, WeCan24 Project Manager
After completing his studies in drama, Renaldo started his career in media at his campus' radio station. Years later, he was headhunted for a position at Media24's CSI department.
Meet Mandy Milne, Creative Director
Creative Directors working in the fashion industry are responsible for overseeing the design of apparel. In this article, Mandy gives us further insights into her chosen field.
Meet Robyn Rossouw, Open Water Scuba Instructor
“I immediately fell in love with the feeling and the experience of breathing underwater," Robyn says about her career as a scuba diver. She tells us about her career journey in this...
Meet Leandra Engelbrecht, Channel24 TV and Movies Editor
If you want to know more about the day-to-day life of an Movies Editor, Leandra tells us why she loves her job.
Meet Stanley Mantady-Pandzou, Elevator Installer
It was Stanley's interest in the elevator industry that led him to pursue a job as an elevator installer. In this article, Stanley tells us about his career journey.
Meet Cara Rademeyer, Production Coordinator
She's a Production Coordinator for a glossy women's magazine, and she gave us sneak peek into her career so we could learn more about her career in media.
Meet Onele Jonas, Junior Foreman
After completing her matric, Onele never imagined that she would fall in love with a career in construction or engineering. But 5 years into her career and she's never looked back.
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