Exercise financial discipline or sink in 2016

2016 is going to be a difficult year for some of us. The weak Rand, the drought which will result in even higher food prices, rising inflation, increases in interest rates – those of us who own houses have already started feeling the pinch of higher interest rates on...

Should you take a voluntary retrenchment?

With so many companies retrenching their employees, I have had a number of opportunities to advise people who are getting retrenched. I am also picking a disturbing trend where some people are volunteering themselves for retrenchment as they see the severance package...