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Terrique Alie

I am an enthusiastic writer that enjoys writing content of value and interest. I always try to build relationships between myself and the reader - virtually. I can usually be found reading a book, writing content or brainstorming ways to change the world positively. Writing a novel was always on my bucket list, and eventually, I will make this dream a reality. I live in Cape Town, South Africa and personally believe my city is one of the most picturesque scenes ever!

Should You Accept A Promotion Without A Raise In Your Salary?

Should you accept a promotion without a raise? If you're wondering whether you should accept a promotion without a raise,  there is no straight answer.

In the long-term, accepting the promotion might lead to bigger and better things, but in the short term, you might be feeling really irritated about the fact that they would offer you a promotion without a raise. This will mean more work and resposibilites without getting more pay.

Here are four things you can do before accepting the promotion. This will hopefully give you some more clarity.

How To Combat Work-Related Stress

Work-related stress is real and many people struggle with it. We would like to share with you five tips on how to reduce stress in the workplace.

Tip One

Talk to yourself as you would your own dearest friend if he or she were in your circumstances. We often neglect to give that same wisdom and compassion to ourselves, but that kind and understanding self-talk actually calms the nervous system.

Tip Two

Annual Leave - Meaning, Definition and Explanation

Annual leave is paid time off work granted by employers to employees to be used for whatever the employee wishes. Depending on the employers policies, differing number of days may be offered and the employee may be required to give a certain amount of notice in advance. This may be in order for the employer to coordinate with the employee to be sure that staffing is adequately covered during the employees absence.

The vast majority of countries today mandate a minimum amount of paid annual leave. 

Maternity Leave - Labour Law

Maternity leave is an employee benefit available in almost all countries. Maternity leave may include maternity, paternity, and adoption leave or may be used distinctively for "maternity leave" and "paternity leave" to describe separate family leave available to either parent to care for small children. Often, the minimum benefits and eligibility requirements are stipulated by the law governed by that country.

5 Skills To Master Before Starting A Career In Marketing

In any career, there are foundational skills you need in order to succeed in that career. We are going to give you five skills to master before starting a career in marketing.

#1 - The first thing you need to master before starting in marketing is sales. You're always selling yourself whether you're are simply preparing for a job interview or introducing yourself to someone new. This is a vital skill to have in the marketing feild.

Is University The Right Choice For You? Don't Make These Mistakes!

If you are a student thinking about going to college the first thing to ask yourself is, "Am I really ready to go?". Spend some time thinking about what interests you in terms of the degrees on offer and modules you will be taking.

You also have to be realistic when approaching your decisions. After high school you might not know fully yet what you want to pursue or even if you want to study further, and that is okay. Don't feel bad if you aren't yet sure exactly what you want to do when you graduate high school, because frankly nobody does.

The Impact Coronavirus Has On Small Businesses And How To Survive Through This Time

The coronavirus has impacted millions of small businesses not only in South Africa but globally. The last couple of weeks must have been very very very very difficult for small business owners.

We have come up with a few ways for small buisiness owners to try and mitigate what is a very difficult period. Here are the five things that we think you need to think about, that you have to do for your small business in the next 48 hours. 

There are 5 C's to remember:

List Of Community Service Ideas

It is no secret that the Coronavirus pandemic is affecting many around the world. From the pensioners to the small business owners, so now more than ever it is important for us to all play our part in helping out. We have complied a list of top ideas on how you can participate and assist in your community. 

There is so much benefit in giving back to your community and doing good for other people out of the goodness of your heart with no ulterior motives.



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