Self-described as a catalyst for creative entrepreneurs, The J&B Hive located in Braamfontein has stood as a space and support for young hustlers in Johannesburg. View post
Hong Kong is one of the most crowded city’s I have ever visited. It’s densely occupied with countless skyscrapers, however, there are some pockets of nature, thankfully. This past week I got to spend a full day exploring in the city. I have been in Shanghai, China mainland for the last month, on a L1 (visitor) visa, which only permits me 30 days stay at a time in the country. Since my 1st 30 days had expired, I decided to go to Hong Kong, which is a nice 2h30min-3hr flight from Shanghai. Hong Kong is a harbor city, with a combination of the oriental cultural foundation and a blend of the west. As its summer in the northern hemisphere, the city is boiling and humid which can make exploring quite sweaty, so brace yourself and prepare accordingly. The best and most cost-effective way to get into the city from the airport is the ...
We visited a favourite meeting spot for SA creatives this week to sample some of their new Winter menu. Spolier: it slaps! View post
Everyone seems to have a YouTube channel these days. However, finding the sweet spot of success and quality content can be a challenge for many. YouTuber Buhle Lupindo rose to the challenge, making it look effortless as she has seemed to have mastered the art of creating consistent quality content and success, with about 9.5 thousand subscribers after only three months of starting her channel. The strategic brand communication student hopes to incorporate what she’s studying into her channel, as she runs for the top spot as one of the most prominent YouTubers in Africa and create a brand that can build her career, consulting and collaborating with big brands. “I started my channel to see if I am capable of starting something on my own and be consistent with it. One of my lecturers spoke of entrepreneurship and how we should start something and see, whatever the outcome ...
It’s Sibu’s world and we’re just living it. Young digital entrepreneur, Sibu Mpanza, well-known for his topical, funny and authentic YouTube videos and just announced field presenter for popular South African lifestyle and entertainment show, Real Goboza (RGB on SABC 1) - continues to win the hearts of South Africa and the shores beyond. View post
My solo-traveling has taught me to let go and enjoy the journey of the unknown and love my own company . View post
Everyone loves a good meme, as they have become an almost essential and enriching element in our cultural conversations today. The viral Twitter account, Yung Nollywood is no different as the anonymous social media account draws inspiration from an array of vintage nollywood (Nigeria's movie industry) production references, whilst preserving its aesthetics within a bitingly witty meme template. View post
More and more millennial's are joining the workforce and running their own households, becoming the biggest employer of domestic workers. However, according to a new report by SweepSouth, 16% of 1300 South African domestic workers polled, revealed that they are mistreated in the workplace. View post
Traveling is a way to see how the world really is. How people live, a snapshot of their realities and lived experience. Food is always a great way to experience the culture of the country. In Tokyo, I decided to do a food tour to learn more about Japanese culture. View post
Time and time Again, Our mouths twitch For the truths unsaid, Lips quiver And tongues whisper For a taste of freedom Again. Quench the thirst Of those pleading, Cracked lips bleeding though smiling. Black boys dreaming though dying, Justice failing but we're still trying To live without appetite To never ask for a bite Of fulfillment But rather remain full. Let us eat.