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What can you #doDifferent?
We would all like the world to be a better, fairer, more just world. But how? What can you do? read more »
What can you #doDifferent?
We would all like the world to be a better, fairer, more just world. But how? What can you do? read more »
One Little Coin to #doDifferent
Health care has been a prevalent thought on people’s minds, as Covid forced many to think about their health and mortality. Now, imagine having a critically ill child in the hospital. The stress, the hours of travel, the concern about it my child getting all of the care they need. This would be scary for many parents, and children. That’s why, this week, we are looking at a multinational company that has taken it upon itself to #doDifferent and create safe havens in stressful times, whilst keeping families close to each other and the care they need. read more »
#doDifferent by Creating a Culture of Caring
For thousands of years, baobabs have made an important contribution to people’s livelihoods for food, fibre and medicine in Africa. More recently, the global trade in baobab powder and oil has become an important source of income for many rural families. This week, we are looking at a company that is using its treasured tree for its natural products, whilst giving back to the community. read more »
Bread to #doDifferent
The people of Kwa-Zulu Natal (KZN) have faced great challenges over the past two years. Not only did they have to contend with large-scale social unrest which devastated the local economy, but they have also had to deal with repeated flooding at unprecedented levels. So many have lost their lives, and so many have lost their homes and livelihoods. In amongst all this devastation there is still a spark of hope – with those who chose to #doDifferent and assist to improve the lives of those affected. read more »
Using Your Data to #doDifferent
A big focus for many years in many companies has been on adopting initiatives that will make South Africa a better place for all. For her people, her environment and her wildlife. But for many South Africans, it can be a struggle to know where to give as there are so many in need. That’s why this week, we are looking at a company that has its roots run deep in South Africa, and wants to help #doDifferent by helping others do the same. read more »
Sowing Skills and #doDifferent
One of the most exciting and hopeful developments to have come from the massive disruption of Covid-19 was a wholesale reconsideration of global supply chains, and the relevance of the status quo in a rapidly changing world. read more »
#doDifferent One Stitch at a Time
“Charity begins at home” is a well-known proverb meaning that you should take care of your family and those around you, before helping others that are further away. That’s why this week, we are looking at an initiative that has taken this proverb to heart and is helping their community #doDifferent, one stitch at a time. read more »
Go Small to #doDifferent
Right now is possibly the most exciting time in history for small businesses. We have a globally connected world of seamless communication and efficient supply chains, coupled with incredible advances in manufacturing technology making flexible small-scale manufacturing feasible. Add to this the access to a global market through the power of E-commerce and you have the perfect melting pot for unleashing the creativity and market responsiveness of small businesses. read more »
A Mindful Approach to #doDifferent
As the new year fervour continues - with students returning to schools and universities - the lack of resources and education opportunities facing so many young people is once again in full view. read more »
Growing Together to #doDifferent
Micro and small businesses are booming in South Africa, enabling entrepreneurs to chase their dreams and build the future that they want for themselves, and their families. But these businesses face many challenges - from crime and corruption to knowledge and support within the current economic market - just to name a few. That’s why this week, we are looking at a beloved company that is helping to #doDifferent by giving these businesses the opportunity to upskill themselves. read more »
Stretchy Threads that #doDifferent
One of the few good things to come out of the global pandemic is a seemingly greater general awareness of physical health and wellness. With more people getting active, more people are seeing the value of quality training gear. It’s hard to overstate the benefits of comfortable and built-for-purpose training apparel for getting the maximum enjoyment and benefit from your training activities. read more »

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