How to make light of cleaning your home

March 19, 2018

Keeping a clean house means that everybody needs to take responsibility for their own mess. It’s like fighting a losing battle if everyone doesn’t do their bit so take a few minutes to draw up a cleaning roster and delegate responsibilities that are age appropriate and reasonable. The key to success is to make this […]

Dispelling myths about hygiene and social status

March 15, 2018

It’s probably safe to say that most people associate better hygiene with a higher social standing. The association is nothing new. For centuries, the upper crust and members of royal families have indulged in more regular baths than the rest of us mere mortals. What we now generally take for granted (unless of course you […]

How the high crime rate in SA affects trade

March 14, 2018

The big issue facing South African businesses is that we have one of the highest crime rates in the world. This does not bode well for tourism to our shores nor does it attract much needed foreign investment. According to the latest published findings (SAPS Crime Stats 2017), crime is officially on the decrease (by […]

Train staff about hygiene matters

March 8, 2018

The importance of good hygiene at work cannot be stressed enough. Not only does it lead to a healthier workplace for all but it also reduces absenteeism and contributes to a happier and more productive workforce. Many people either don’t know about good personal hygiene or have not had access to the facilities that enable […]

What to do when disaster strikes

March 8, 2018

Disaster can strike anywhere at any time and the only thing to do to minimise the fallout is to have a disaster plan in place. Make sure that you familiarise yourself, your co-workers and your family with the plan so that you are ready to act in the case of an emergency. The difference it […]