When the dream career makes you unhappy

By | August 13th, 2019|

Working towards and achieving a goal only to be rewarded by feelings of emptiness can be devastating. Now what? Getting a degree is a big milestone because of the amount of work and sacrifice it takes. Most people embark on their studies because they have some idea of what career they would like to have. [...]

Socially pressed

By | August 13th, 2019|

Being a young person in the work environment comes with a considerable amount of pressure. So what happens when you add even more pressure from social media? Starting and developing a career is no easy feat. While it can be fulfilling, it comes with its own challenges. Add the pressure to be #livingmybestlife on social [...]

Before you become a homeowner …

By | August 13th, 2019|

Buying a home is one of the biggest investments that you will make. Here are a few tips to keep in mind when shopping for a home. When you think of buying your first home, you might consider your credit history, your savings and even the implications of such a large purchase. But that isn't [...]

What young people want and how Nedbank supports them

By | August 13th, 2019|

Travel, along with access to finance and financial experts, is something we could all do with. That's why the Nedbank Young Professional Bundle is the banking win you've been looking for. As a young professional there are so many things on your to-do lists: Handling work pressure Meeting one deadline after the other Travelling Taking [...]

Side Hustle Gang

By | August 13th, 2019|

Side hustles are a growing trend and they're here to stay, but how do they affect your primary career? The rise of the side hustle is a global phenomenon that's not going to disappear anytime soon. People have come to accept that millennials and the generations that will follow them are not likely to work [...]

Financial planning advice for young professionals

By | August 28th, 2018|

In today’s economy, adulting can be extremely tough on you, especially if you don’t have your finances in order. You may be heading towards constant unplanned transfers from your savings accounts because you did not stay in your financial lane. You’d be wrong in thinking that financial planning is meant only for the wealthy. Get [...]

Your marketing cheat sheet to a successful business

By | August 21st, 2018|

The world of business can be extremely cut-throat. It’s important that you make use of any and all tools you have at your disposal. That’s why we’re here – to help you move your business forward. Make sure that you remember these three tips: to differentiate your business successfully in the industry. Technology is your [...]

Tips for getting your business off the ground

By | August 14th, 2018|

If you’ve compared all the pros and cons, weighed all of your options, had a look at our post on ‘Starting a business for beginners’, and you’ve decided that you still want to start a business – now would be the best time to start getting your business off the ground. Set it up Start [...]

Starting a business for beginners

By | August 9th, 2018|

Are you tired of working 9 to 5 for a company you’re not really fond of and a boss you don’t get along with? With this beginner’s guide to starting your first business, you’ll be on your way to becoming a business mogul. Starting and running a business or practice can be extremely challenging. It [...]

Securing That Job Offer – #YPChat

By | August 1st, 2018|

July was all about securing your professional success. We talk about the no-experience barrier and how to overcome it. When you finally get that job offer you have been waiting for, we give you five questions to ask yourself before accepting it. We know that stressful days come with the package, so we have [...]