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Workplace Skills & Culture

Boost productivity in a post-pandemic world

As work has changed and obligations have evolved pre- and post-COVID, we all still need to make sure we have …

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Communication

Writing effectively for business: Structure and tone

Write with authority and ensure your message is heard every time with this highly informative webinar on structure and tone. …

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Learning & Education

ADHD and Success: Strategies to be successful in college and in life

This Golden Key Academy webinar will provide students and educators who support students with ADHD with resources and strategies to …

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Body & Soul

The link between physical activity and career success

Everyone knows that being physically active is important for a healthy life. But did you know that it’s also highly …

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Learning & Education

Tips, tricks, and strategies to be successful in college and beyond

There are several ways to be successful in college. However, to be successful, students need to learn certain skills to …

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Communication

Judgment day: Dealing with difficult questions during application processes

Applying for a promotion, new job or grad school is stressful enough. But what if you get asked a tricky …

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Communication

Becoming your own master of presenting

The act of giving a presentation or facilitating a workshop can be a daunting task for the most experienced of …

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Learning & Education

Meeting the needs of the adult learner in and out of the classroom

Adult learners have many and varied learning needs based on their educational backgrounds, their age, gender, first or native language …

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Leadership

Stifled – Where good leaders go wrong

Are you giving your team the best version of yourself? Learn to identify what’s holding you back and how to …

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Leadership

Leadership Webinar Series – Session 4

Session 4: Embracing failure as a pathway to success In session 4 Dr. Woods will be explaining how embracing failure …

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Career Development

The joys and challenges of entrepreneurship – Is it right for you?

Have you ever wanted to start your own non-profit or for-profit business but was unsure where to begin? You’re not …

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Leadership

Purpose-driven leadership: Building a career on what matters most

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, more than 38 million Americans quit their jobs in 2021. Culture, including values …

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Learning & Education

Learning and study strategies that will propel you to success

There are several ways to be successful in college. However, to be successful, students need to learn certain skills to …

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Career Development

Improving communications skills for business

This engaging introductory webinar will explore the essential elements of effective communication. It will help you think strategically before you …

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Leadership

Understanding your ‘Why’ as a leader

Are you currently in a leadership position or would like to be in the future? What’s the ‘why’ that drives …

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Life Skills

How to harness the power of conflict

In this webinar with Elizabeth Ruiz, you’ll learn how to harness the power of conflict by transforming destructive behavior into productive responses.

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Leadership

Leadership Webinar Series – Session 3

In session 3 Dr. Woods will be explaining the dynamics of the L.O.V.E communication model and the application thereof in …

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Leadership

Leadership Webinar Series – Session 2

Session 2: Combining Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs with Emotional Intelligence to drive personal success”

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Leadership

Leadership Webinar Series- Session 1

In Session 1, Maslow’s Hierarchy will be described in-depth as to how an individual’s needs drive their behavior. The hierarchy …

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Workplace Skills & Culture

Building a professional support tribe

Find out about the three types of individuals that should know YOUR name, and how you can confidently cultivate and sustain long-term professional relationships. 

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Personal Finance

The Top Ten Tips for First-Time Investors and Home Buyers

Peter will outline 10 of the most critical points to help ensure that you buy the right property. Whether it …

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Communication

Become a dynamic public speaker

In this live webinar, Jacey Poppell shares the key steps you need to take to become a confident and commanding public speaker.

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Communication

Improving interpersonal communication in a virtual world

It’s a safe assumption that all of us have experienced our work lives being turned upside down over the past couple months. As organizations adapt to the mandates and changes brought on by COVID-19, a record-breaking number of people now find themselves working from home—including many who have never worked remotely until now.

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Communication

How to create a compelling elevator pitch

Learn the proprietary secrets of a Fortune 100 recruiter who has helped thousands of candidates deliver compelling messages that capture the imagination of hiring professionals.

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Life Skills

How to set life changing goals

With the start of a new year comes a fresh chance to plan ahead and think about the future. But how can you make goals that will make a real difference to your life? And that you will actually keep?

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Leadership

Leadership 101

Every great leader needs to start somewhere and this webinar for Golden Key Academy has been designed to provide you …

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Learning & Education

Finding motivation to persist despite challenges

Motivation is an integral part of the teaching and learning process. It determines if a student completes a course or …

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Learning & Education

Mentoring: Why every professional needs at least one mentor throughout their career

Our professional spaces can be sources of growth and opportunity, but they can also be one of the most stressful …

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Life Skills

Defending against defamation, slander, and other reputation harming attacks with Joey McCall and Jihane Elizee

As the world rapidly evolves and technology facilitates the spread of information at speeds that we have never seen before, …

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Life Skills

Personal branding: How to build a powerful reputation

In our globalized, fast-faced world personal branding is more important than ever because: 1) It can help you highlight your …

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Personal Finance

Budgeting for your first home

Imagine if every purchase was guilt-free, every bill taken care of and every holiday paid for with savings instead of …

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Life Skills

Five people you need in your circle

Do you feel stuck, unmotivated, and not challenged? It might be because you do not have the correct people in …

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Communication

Family dynamics – a survival guide for the holidays

Understanding the dynamics at play in a family can help us to deal with our family members better. When we …

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Personal Finance

Guidance on how to utilize your first ever paycheck

The psychology of money plays an intricate role in why we make financial decisions. Understanding the irrefutable laws/principles of money …

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Life Skills

How to use setbacks to build an amazing future

We are all a product of our environment and experiences. Our beliefs about ourselves and our capabilities are shaped as …

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Learning & Education

How do you improve your employability while studying

As students, we all want to gain successful employment upon graduation. However, do you know there are tactful strategies that …

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Communication

Connecting with your audience using video platforms

Remote work is now the norm for many employees and video conferences have become a common occurrence. While there are …

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Workplace Skills & Culture

How to build a healthy work culture without sacrificing productivity

Balancing culture and productivity is one of the great challenges facing many companies and managers – now more than ever …

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Career Development

How to land your dream job

Thinking about changing careers? Heading out into the job market post-graduation? Need to update your resume and polish your LinkedIn …

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Communication

Eliminating noise: Removing barriers to purposeful communication

When most people hear the word noise, it is natural to think solely in the context of sound. But noise …

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Personal Finance

GKSA Presents: Financial wellbeing

The psychology of money plays an intricate role in why we make financial decisions. Understanding the irrefutable laws/principles of money …

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Life Skills

The blueprint for crushing your goals

Are you one of those people who sets goals but has trouble following through on them? Or maybe even the …

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Personal Finance

GKSA presents: Financial Planning 101

The psychology of money plays an intricate role in why we make financial decisions. Understanding the irrefutable laws/principles of money …

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Life Skills

Wits Thinkers Symposium – The new normal post-Covid: what can students expect

Wits Thinkers Symposium: The COVID-19 Pandemic has changed the world we live in drastically, working from home is the new …

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Learning & Education

GKSA-SMU presents: Fierce, brave and strong, Women Empowerment event

Empowered women empower women. In recent years, messages of female empowerment have found a greater presence in popular culture. With …

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Communication

Transforming your presentation to have a visual impact

Remote work is now the norm for many employees and video conferences have become a common occurrence. While there are …

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Body & Soul

How childhood trauma shapes your present reality – Part 2

Common childhood trauma responses in day-to-day lives, which seems harmless, but do you know what impacts it will have on …

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Career Development

How to write your resume for remote jobs

Wondering how to write your resume to land a remote job? FlexJobs is here to help! Join us for this …

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Workplace Skills & Culture

How to stand out on LinkedIn – tips from a recruiter

Presented by the team from Teach For Australia, voted best not-for-profit Graduate Development Program by the Australian Association of Graduate …

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Personal Finance

The fundamentals of buying property in Australia

Whether you are buying a home, your first investment property or adding to an existing property portfolio, there are some …

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Career Development

Packaging and presenting a powerful career portfolio

The impression you make during an interview with a prospective employer is important, and the impression you leave after the …

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Body & Soul

Starting your fitness journey

Wanting to transform your fitness? Or even just fine-tune your health regime? Lots of us are ready to go on a fitness journey and so this Golden Key Academy webinar focuses on helping you get started, planning your pathway and setting goals.

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Life Skills

Getting past the big impact of ‘fail’

Many of us fear the big ‘F’ or a ‘fail’ grade of any kind when we’re sitting an important test …

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Learning & Education

Transitioning from University to the Workplace

An academic initiative by GK Alumni North-West to help us rise up the candidate list of HR departments, remain encouraged …

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Career Development

Entrepreneurship – share your story with Dr. Hajo Morallane

Entrepreneurship: Share your story is a Golden Key Western Cape Alumni event that creates a platform for small business owners …

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Personal Finance

Investment guideline to the JSE

“Are you interested in kicking off your investment journey? Join us together with the Vuka Mngani Foundation, as we zoom …

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Learning & Education

Powerful tools to dominate your academics

Learn how you can optimize your academic performance by implementing a few powerful tools. In this webinar, Dean will be …

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Life Skills

Who wants the worm? The benefits of being an early bird

Are you one of those people who dreams of being an early riser, but can never seem to get up …

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Leadership

GKSA UJ presents: Celebrating 20 years in Southern Africa

The year 2021 will mark 20 years of the Golden Key UJ chapter being in existence. We would like to …

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Life Skills

Not today, burnout! The 3E method of combating burnout

Feeling tired, bored, stressed and/or unmotivated? You may well be on the path to burnout – and you wouldn’t be …

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Career Development

Entrepreneurship – Share your story with Jamie Thurston Wyngaard

Entrepreneurship: Share your story was a Golden Key Western Cape Alumni event that created a platform for small business owners …

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Communication

Taking up space, navigating positions of power fearlessly as a South African woman

Golden Key in Collaboration with The Uyinene Mrwetyana Foundation, will be exploring what it means to take up space and …

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Communication

Girl, Destiny knows no gender!

August, the women’s month is designated to celebrate women and acknowledge them. In a society that cares less about women, …

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Career Development

Jakes Gerwel Fellowship – PGCE as your road map for change

Now more than ever, we can appreciate the importance of teachers and teaching in South Africa. As the profession which …

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Career Development

UCT presents: Public speaking for Career Planning

Carrer coach, Vumile will share insights on public speaking for career positioning. You do not want to miss this. Vumile has almost a decade …

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Career Development

GKSA UJ Presents: ELEVATE: Climbing the corporate ladder

The event focuses on preparing individuals for the transition from the academic life to the working world. The purpose is …

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Body & Soul

How childhood trauma shapes our present reality

What is trauma? Why is learning about childhood trauma important ? Common childhood trauma responses in day-to-day lives, which seems …

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Life Skills

Identifying risks from emerging technologies

With the rise of emerging technologies, Australian businesses and the workforce are transforming rapidly. However, with such advancements, comes the …

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Career Development

Salary negotiation 101

This webinar for Golden Key Academy will offer an introduction to the art of negotiating starting salary, raises, and promotions. …

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Learning & Education

How to manage your time effectively when doing study and research

How you ever failed to achieve your study or research goals? Run out of time and felt rushed when working …

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Workplace Skills & Culture

How to résumé / Professional CV writing guide by CV Profs, South Africa’s leading global CV writing firm

This webinar is carefully designed for individuals who are new to professional résumé compilation. CV Profs offer clear and user-friendly guidance in writing a résumé that opens doors to much desired interviews.

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Learning & Education

Pursuit of academic excellence with Sifiso Nxumalo

This workshop is designed to inspire and improve your learning skills and help you achieve your academic goals.

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Life Skills

GKSA Mental Health Series Part 3: Coping with stress & academic pressures

Students strive to achieve an outstanding academic performance, however there has been scant deliberation in understanding stress and academic pressure …

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Personal Finance

Finance for youth: A personal journey to financial knowledge and freedom

Youth financial knowledge and capability is an area that needs attention. Many young people remain in need of formal and/or …

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Body & Soul

GKSA Presents ShakeIt

Cindy Abrahams, professionally known as Shake It With Cindy (S.I.W.C), is based in Cape Town and operates and runs a …

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Learning & Education

GKSA Presents Battle Of Chapters UJ vs UP

James Howell once said, “All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy” Let’s take a downtime and relax …

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Workplace Skills & Culture

Networking Part 3

Areas of growth in the networking space, things one needs to learn and master.

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Workplace Skills & Culture

Networking Part 2

How to maintain a professional relationship with the different individuals we meet in different spaces.

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Workplace Skills & Culture

Networking Part 1

How to introduce yourself, how to get contacts, and the fundamentals of networking in a face to face situation.

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Life Skills

How to successfully apply for a GK Scholarship

Meghan Petri Smith Meghan Smith is a third-year medical student at Stellenbosch University on the Tygerberg Campus. She was the …

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Life Skills

Puzzle of my life with founder Barbara Ayissi

Join the Founder and Managing Director of Puzzle of My Life, Barbara Ayissi, for more information on the on-line counselling services offered free of charge to our members. 

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Personal Finance

An introduction to good financial health

Join Rudi Bouwer for an webinar on “An introduction to good financial health”.

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Personal Finance

What you need to know before investing in the stock market

This webinar for Golden Key Academy will offer some inspiration and will get you started on your investment journey by offering a top-level discussion on the “foundational principals” every investor should know and understand before investing in the stock market (or become a better, more disciplined investor).

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Workplace Skills & Culture

Bridging the gap: Campus to corporate

During this workshop, you will learn a series of unique strategies that will make you standout and enhance your journey in becoming a young professional.

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Learning & Education

College Survival Guide: Tips to take you from day one to graduation

Are you about to start college – or already part way through – and looking for some support and advice? College can be a scary proposition for a new student, regardless of your age. The college journey can sometimes be lonely, confusing, and filled with endless decisions.

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Career Development

Job Readiness: Applying for jobs with intent

This talk will be centered around helping Golden Key graduates to apply for their dream jobs with intent when kickstarting …

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Leadership

Session 13 NWU Mafikeng Chapter Leadership Seminar: The Students Experience

This session will be a reflection among selected student leaders. The session will not only focus on the past 2 …

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Leadership

Session 12 NWU Mafikeng Chapter Leadership Seminar: Leadership during a pandemic

This keynote address will focus on Leadership during the COVID-19 pandemic: Building and sustaining trust in times of uncertainty. At …

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Leadership

Session 11 NWU Mafikeng Chapter Leadership Seminar: Group Dynamics & Conflict Resolution

Effective leaders must possess several key leadership skills. One of the most crucial is the ability to manage team conflicts. …

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Leadership

Session 10 NWU Mafikeng Chapter Leadership Seminar: Emotional Intelligence

Leaders set the tone of their organization. If they lack emotional intelligence, it could have more far-reaching consequences. Emotional intelligence …

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Leadership

Session 9 NWU Mafikeng Chapter Leadership Seminar: Change Management & Leading Change

A critical aspect of effective leaders today is the ability to lead change. Indeed, many would argue that the most …

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Leadership

Session 8 NWU Mafikeng Chapter Leadership Seminar: Inclusion & Diversity

A strong organisational culture that invests in diversity and inclusion is one of the greatest competitive advantages any organisation can …

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Leadership

Session 7 NWU Mafikeng Chapter Leadership Seminar: Virtual Leadership

Covid 19 has forced all of us to be part of teams and projects remotely or rather from the comfort …

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Leadership

Session 6 NWU Mafikeng Chapter Leadership Seminar: Are you a leader of people or for people

One of the most fundamental aspects that good leadership drives in people is their willingness to contribute. In this session …

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Leadership

Session 5 NWU Mafikeng Chapter Leadership Seminar: Reporting & Feedback

One key characteristic of a good leader is that they are able to reach organizational goals by motivating others. Giving …

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Leadership

Session 4 NWU Mafikeng Chapter Leadership Seminar: Mentoring

One key characteristic of a good leader is that they are able to reach organizational goals by motivating others. Giving …

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Leadership

Session 3 NWU Mafikeng Chapter Leadership Seminar: The Leaders Tool-kit

Effective leaders possess some specific and key traits & qualities. This session is for leaders and aspiring leaders who must …

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Leadership

Session 2 NWU Mafikeng Chapter Leadership Seminar: Communication and Team Building

The ability to communicate effectively is a foundational skill required by all professionals. In order for a team to accomplish …

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Leadership

Session 1 NWU Mafikeng Chapter Leadership Seminar: Authentic Leadership

Authentic leadership is an approach to leadership that emphasizes building the leader’s legitimacy through honest relationships with followers which value …

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Learning & Education

How to prepare for fieldwork for research

This webinar for Golden Key Academy is designed to prepare students for one of the most fundamental skills of qualitative research: Fieldwork.

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Learning & Education

Graduate school applications: Resume/CV and interview preparation with Debby Couture

In this webinar we look at the differences between a resume and a CV, what information to include, and where to list your experiences. We will also review the different types of interviews related to graduate school applications, review some of the questions they are likely to ask you, and how to answer those questions based on your previous work experience and academic background.

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Learning & Education

Graduate school applications: How to write a statement of purpose

In this webinar we will look at how to write a statement of purpose and what information to include. We will also discuss the difference between a statement of purpose and a personal statement.

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Learning & Education

Graduate school applications: Creating a timeline

In this webinar you will learn how to create a timeline to help you stay organized. Topics discussed will include when to take standardized tests (i.e., GRE, TOEFL, etc), when and how to ask for letters of recommendation and when to begin writing your statement of purpose.

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Learning & Education

Graduate school applications: Creating a list of schools

In this webinar we discuss how to create a list of schools that is well suited to your academic and career aspirations. This is the second session in a six part series on graduate school applications.

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Learning & Education

Graduate school applications 101

In this webinar for Golden Key Academy, students interested in attending graduate school will gain an understanding of the various degree programs offered (e.g., master’s, Ph.D., MBA, etc) and the application materials required for graduate school applications.

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Career Development

Riding the digital transformation wave: How to thrive through this change with Kenneth Tan

Transforming digitally does not just mean adopting emerging technologies, it requires employees to unlearn and relearn, essentially embracing a growth …

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Life Skills

Flourishing: The best time to rethink meaning and happiness in your life

Join Ms. Juan-Ri Potgieter for this Golden Key Academy talk where she will explore: •Defining flourishing, meaning, and happiness in …

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Life Skills

Mental health – Stress management through Arts

Mental health is one of the issues often neglected but one which is of particular importance. As such, Golden Key Western Cape Chapters are hosting this collaborative mental health workshop with Moira Hamilton, focusing on stress management through arts.

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Workplace Skills & Culture

Elevate: Empower your mind to elevate your life

Do you often find yourself getting overwhelmed and flustered by the workload you have? Do you find yourself falling short of your full potential and hence partake in self sabotage? Then this webinar is for you.

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Career Development

How to write the perfect resume

Recruiters generally make a split-second decision about whether to keep reading your resume or whether it goes to the ‘no’ pile.  It is essential to write a great resume and one that captures the interest of the reader. This webinar will help you understand how to do it.

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Career Development

Me, Incorporated: Mastering online and offline interactions

This presentation explains managing social media for personal brands, mastering professional communication, and those tricky first impressions – even if you’re an introvert!

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Leadership

Wait, is this leadership? Part Three: The apathy antidote

In this webinar Dr. Kevin Reynolds leads the panel on a thoughtful but frank discussion on the struggles facing organizations to sift through the noise and identify the underlying cause of their dysfunction and identify actionable plans to address and correct the behaviors impeding success.

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Career Development

Get ahead in your career using the BOSS technique

Identifying, understanding and maximising your personal strengths is crucial when you want to develop and achieve professional goals, and a good way to do this is to adopt the BOSS technique: Be Outstanding at Something Simple. This webinar will inspire you to find the things that make you special and amplify them to help you achieve career success.

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Leadership

Wait, is this leadership? Part Two: Relationship building

In this interactive webinar, Jessica will help leaders understand the value of relationship-building as a leadership strategy, create a plan to intentionally build relationships, and understand and apply core relationship-building practices as a part of their daily leadership to-do list.

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Leadership

Wait, is this leadership? Part One: Leading in turbulent times

In this interactive and engaging webinar, popular presenter Archie Messersmith-Bunting returns to GKA to provide student leaders with a framework that allows them to refocus on their most critical leadership priorities – their people.

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Career Development

How to become an entrepreneur and enjoy self-made success

Becoming an entrepreneur is an exciting experience as it’s all about making the decision to follow one’s dream and accomplishing self-made success. But it’s not all smooth sailing, and being informed before you start is crucial.

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Communication

Engaging people: How to create powerful connections

In this webinar we explore effective ways to make connections with people through teaching course material, but also through other roles in academia such as committee work, student advising, and community engagement.

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Life Skills

The paradigm of rejection

In this webinar we explore the possibility that rejection does not exist, and that what we are really looking at is redirection.

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Career Development

Navigating a career into Product Management

what exactly does it mean to be a product manager? What does a typical day in this job look like? What do you create? What skills do you need? And is doing a course really necessary? In this webinar we answer these questions and more, and look at why product management might be the perfect path for you.

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Workplace Skills & Culture

How to make any job – yes, any job! – meaningful and fulfilling

In this webinar for Golden Key Academy, you’ll learn a proven strategy for how to take control of your job and craft your own meaning in it, which will lead to positive outcomes for you, your business, and everyone around you.

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Career Development

Why taking an acting class could set you on the path to success

Believe it or not, an acting class can be a useful training experience for anyone (not just actors or performers) – and it can be a fun and engaging way to develop crucial workplace skills such as confidence, public speaking, presentation skills, creativity, teamwork and more. Join us for this Golden Key Academy webinar to find out why taking an acting class could very well be the smartest thing you could do right now.

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Career Development

Navigating the job search: Internship & full-time positions

Looking for a new job, considering an internship or taking your first steps into full-time employment? Discover some expert tips on how to navigate the search for a position during particularly difficult times and stay resilient.

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Life Skills

Be your best self- Part 2: Becoming confident

Explore what is holding you back from unleashing the confident version of yourself and how to break through those barriers. The session will include a hand-on activity exploring the process of limiting beliefs and rewriting them.

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Life Skills

Staying the course: Keeping to your 5 year plan

Do you have a 5-year plan, or do you feel like you need one? How do you even go about creating one? Check out this terrific webinar, hosted by GKSA, which delves into how to make a 5-year plan work for you.

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Life Skills

Maintaining sanity and optimism

In this webinar for Golden Key Academy, join Elegance Gozo, an experienced professional in Talent Development with over 15 years corporate experience, as she explains how to maintain sanity and optimism in these uncertain times. 

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Leadership

How to lead when you aren’t in charge

In this talk for Golden Key Academy, Andy Karesa provides simple, practical strategies that you can use to grow your leadership potential, regardless of your current role.

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Life Skills

Finding balance with technology in our always-on culture

In this session, Leigh-Chantelle explains concepts around cyberpsychology, digital wellness, and digital equilibrium to Golden Key Academy members. She gives tips and tricks to help with understanding your technology consumption, balancing your technology needs, and empowering you towards practices for conscious and mindful lifelong healthy habits and digital boundaries to thrive online in our always-on digital culture.

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Communication

Engaging students virtually

In this webinar, Dr. Sanseviro discusses ways university staff, faculty and admin can support student engagement virtually due to COVID-19. 

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Life Skills

Contraception matters: Ask an expert

Contraception is vital to women’s health care. Often it can be confusing to keep track of the different methods and their use. The global pandemic has a significant impact on access to and reliability of safe contraception. With healthcare resources redirected to combat COVID-19, less is available to deal with this issue. 

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Communication

Public Speaking – Part 2

Join Golden Key South Africa for this two-part series on tips and tricks to help you be a more confident and effective public speaker.

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Communication

Public Speaking – Part 1

Do you find public speaking a challenge? It’s okay, you’re not alone. Many people struggle to speak publicly, whether it’s giving a speech, speaking up in a work meeting or doing a presentation. But there are many things you can do to improve!

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Career Development

Unleash the Power of Mentoring

Feeling unsure where your career is heading? Or wanting to change direction and unsure how or where to start? Then join us for this Golden Key Academy webinar as we discover how to unleash the power of mentoring to bring clarity and purpose to your next step.

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Service

HFM Information Session

Access HFM flipbook here —-> https://online.fliphtml5.com/itgs/mxii/ We will be hosting Jaintheran Naidoo and Caitlin Quibell from HFM talentindex South Africa. …

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Life Skills

Be your best self – Part 1: Struggling to be happy?

In this workshop for Golden Key Academy we will be exploring reasons why you are possibly struggling to find happiness and what you can do about it.

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Personal Finance

How to successfully manage credit cards

In this live webinar for Golden Key Academy, you will find out how to manage your credit card and stay ahead of your finances, especially during uncertain times.

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Body & Soul

Meditation for a New Beginning

A guided 30 minute practice to help you clear out stress and mental clutter, in preparation for a fresh start. You’ll feel relaxed and refreshed in the moment, and leave with practical tips that you can apply anytime, anywhere.

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Learning & Education

Facilitating the needs of culturally diverse learners in online learning environments

In this webinar for Golden Key Academy, we explore a recent study that explains the various needs, challenges, and aspiration of culturally diverse learners. This talk is for educators, administrators, online students, and anyone who is involved in educating students in online learning environments.

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Service

FPD Information Session

https://fliphtml5.com/itgs/gtxt FPDs academic programmes focus on management and professional development across Africa and has reached around 480 000 participants to …

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Life Skills

New Motivation Academy – Stress Management Series – Part 4

In this final session of our Stress Management series, we draw conclusions and answer questions.

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Life Skills

New Motivation Academy – Stress Management Series – Part 3

In this session, the third in our four part series, we focus on strategies that students can use for preventing or avoiding stress. 

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Workplace Skills & Culture

Thriving in a pandemic – Professional and thought leadership during the Covid-19 pandemic

Join Yogavelli Nambiar for this webinar on “Professional and thought leadership during the Covid-19 pandemic”.

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Career Development

How to land the perfect job! – The Basic Tools

Join Jacky Pillay as she covers how to identify the right role based on your competencies and then how to use your competencies to build a professional cover letter that will make your next application stand out from the crowd.

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Workplace Skills & Culture

Thriving in a pandemic – Entrepreneurship – Building a business during a pandemic

Join Jamie Wyngaard for this webinar on “Thriving in a Pandemic – Entrepreneurship – building a business during a pandemic”.

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Life Skills

Prioritize your personal vision

This webinar will discuss the importance of a support system. Generally, the lack of a support system could delay your progress or prevent you from achieving your goals. Therefore, it is essential to schedule regular “coffee” or “connect” sessions and know what to discuss regarding your vision.

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Service

Thriving in a pandemic – Community service during & beyond the COVID-19 pandemic

A community based initiative that drives enterprise development and supports local NPO’s in executing their mandates, building good governance and positioning them to make use of opportunities. 

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Life Skills

Thriving in a pandemic – Mental health during the Covid-19 pandemic period

Dr Nokukhanya Khanyile  actively promotes physical and mental wellness in both her everyday regime and on her social media accounts which also covers beauty and lifestyle inserts.

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Workplace Skills & Culture

Elevate your personal brand

Join the discussion as we tackle the elements of personal branding, how to present yourself and make an impact.

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Body & Soul

Meditation for letting go

Whether you’re letting go of relationships, work stress, issues at school or general life trauma, this 30 minute session for Golden Key Academy will give you some terrific tools and exercises to help you release the past and move forward.

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Life Skills

The 5 step blueprint to building and maintaining resilient mental health long term

Protecting your mental health is even more important now than ever before, and in this webinar for Golden Key Academy we will identify and discuss the major challenges that professionals struggle with around their mental health today, and how to overcome them.

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Life Skills

Building your own personal brand

Join Katrina Davis for an impactful, interactive (virtually) and hands-on (your keyboards) Golden Key Academy webinar on methods and subconscious steps you can take to alter people’s perceptions of you.

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Life Skills

How to form healthy and supportive relationships with those around you

In this live webinar for Golden Key Academy we will challenge you to consider the process of how you’ve formed your relationships and your network. During this session you will be encouraged to consider a range of key principles that span across friendship, romantic, and family relationships.

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Life Skills

New Motivation Academy – Stress Management Series – Part 2

Ways to overcome stress, anxiety and depression. Session 2 focuses on different solutions that will enable you to overcome and manage stress. 

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Life Skills

Protecting your mental health

September is known as Suicide Prevention Month and serves to provide as an intervention for those who might be suffering …

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Life Skills

New Motivation Academy – Stress Management Series – Part 1

Defining stress and the causes of stress. Identifying the source that cultivate your stress. What it means to manage your stress. Session 1 is an introduction on understanding and managing stress.

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Life Skills

How to manage your time more effectively

When you feel you have no time to attend a webinar on time management, that is the point when it …

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Workplace Skills & Culture

Using LinkedIn effectively

The aim of this webinar is to discuss the overwhelming challenge of building an appealing LinkedIn profile that will be appealing to employers in these competitive times.

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Career Development

Theology as career choice

In this webinar, Juanita Kapp describes her theology career, and explains how you can do it too. 

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Career Development

How to prepare for virtual interviews

Join Raj Naran and learn how to prepare for virtual job interviews. This webinar covers different types of virtual interviews to look out for and also some of the best ways of conducting yourself through these interviews. 

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Life Skills

How being open to the world around you could ultimately transform your life

In this webinar for Golden Key Academy, Paola Garcia will share her experiences and show you how being more in tune with opportunities and the world around you can have a positive impact on your life and choices.

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Body & Soul

Zumba Workout Week 4

This is the final instalment in our four week Zumba program, presented by Golden Key SA. Let’s do it!

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Body & Soul

Zumba Workout Week 3

And now it’s time for Week 3 in our four-week Zumba workout, brought to you by Golden Key SA.

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Body & Soul

Zumba Workout Week 2

Are you ready to Zumba? Join us for this energetic Week 2 workout, brought to you by Golden Key SA…

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Body & Soul

Zumba Workout Week 1

Golden Key SA is offering a month of free Zumba classes to all GK members! Is it your first time doing Zumba? This intro will tell you all you need to know…

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Leadership

Leading a successful organisational transformation

Research indicates that nearly three quarters of organisational transformation fail to achieve their goals. So, why do such a large proportion fail to transform, when the organisational stakes can be high? Samantha will share her experiences with Golden Key members with the aim of helping navigate this complex transformation landscape.

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Leadership

Understanding self in leadership

Leadership evolves throughout the course of your life. Watch this session to appreciate how to understand yourself on your path to leadership and professional success.

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Life Skills

Meditation for focus

In this 30 minute meditation for Golden Key Academy, you’ll learn the foundations of visualization – a powerful technique employed by elite athletes – and practice how you can harness it to achieve laser-like focus in your work.

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Career Development

Creating long term career value in times of Black Swan events

In this webinar, we will examine 10 crucial actions under/postgraduate students can take to create long term career value in times of Black Swan events like COVID-19.

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Career Development

Enacting a beacon for change

In this workshop, Rakin helps you identify how to unlock your true potential in both a tangible and intangible way. He helps you to identify ways to revamp your resume, prepare for virtual assessments and video interviews, prepare the Cheat Sheet that will assist you with the interviews and finally provide tips to revamp your LinkedIn account.

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Life Skills

How to receive MORE by giving MORE

In this live webinar for Golden Key Academy, learn how you can harness the privilege of receiving (while also giving) to those you love and lead.

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Life Skills

Your pride will determine your destiny

In this talk for Golden Key Academy, Devin shows men and women of all walks of life personally and professionally how to utilize pride to improve performance, relationships, and overall life satisfaction.

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Life Skills

When investing in yourself pays off

Discover the three common behaviours that are keeping people stuck when it comes to money. This webinar focuses on the importance of value and goal-setting while also discussing core money management tips and activities for a positive way forward.

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Career Development

Overcoming your fear of interviews

Learn about the interview process, how you can prepare for interviews both in person and on screen and how to overcome your nerves and survive the process!

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Personal Finance

How to create a financial safety net for your future

From simple savings techniques to tips on investing your future savings to create a safety net, this session is perfect for anyone ready to take control of their finances.

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Learning & Education

How to write a strong grant application

In this webinar for Golden Key Academy we’ll explore the common key elements to create a competitive grant application, basic approaches, community collaboration, and what it feels like to be the grant reviewer approving the story you’ve clearly outlined.

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Workplace Skills & Culture

Get connected with LinkedIn

If you have already started your LinkedIn journey and want to explore more, this webinar is for you.

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Workplace Skills & Culture

Introduction to LinkedIn

We are in an unprecedented time where a lot of us are anxious, confused and worried about what’s in store for the job market – and LinkedIn is a great way to network and look for new opportunities.

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Life Skills

How to reach our human potential

In this webinar for Golden Key Academy, find out how drawing the potential out in others enables us to reach our full potential.

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Life Skills

How to create a Master Plan for your life

This webinar for Golden Key Academy will provide you with the tools you need to support you in the process of planning the work and then working the plan, so that you can take a strategic approach to goal setting and create a MASTER PLAN for success.

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Life Skills

Finding a new normal

Previously when people thought about working from home, they imagined sleeping in, lounging in their pjs, long walks and leisurely lunches. But as most of us have now experienced, working from home presents a whole new set of challenges as you navigate remote communication and online meetings, interruptions by restless children and pets, technology hiccups and, perhaps most importantly, switching off at the end of the day.

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Life Skills

Accessing calm in the chaos

When you are unable to access calm, not only do you build up stress and damage your immune system and physical health, your cognitive capacity gets impaired as well. Even the smartest people can make poor decisions as a result. Learn the four mental strategies to access your inner calm so that you can respond creatively and wisely during these uncertain and changing times.

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Life Skills

Introduction to Meditation

Learn practical tips for making mindfulness and stress management a regular part of your work, rest and play in this 45 minute Introduction to Meditation session, exclusively for Golden Key Academy.

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Communication

Zoom like a boss: How to present virtually without being boring

This webinar for Golden Key Academy will allow you to reframe the way you prepare to present, learn how to retool current content, and identify ways to make virtual presentations more visually appealing.

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Career Development

How to manage your time so you can work smarter not harder

How often do you think you don’t have enough hours in the day to get everything done? Maybe the issue is not that you don’t have enough time, but rather that you don’t use the time available to you effectively. Due to popular demand, Prof. Steve Neel returns to Golden Key Academy to tackle the universal and timely topics of productivity and time management.

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Leadership

The wheel of leadership

In this webinar for Golden Key Academy, George reflects on his 25 years of leading technology teams and shares 6 critical leadership lessons, assembled in a “wheel of leadership”.

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Service

How to tell better stories when advocating for change

2020 the year of…health, social justice, and survival advocacy? In this unprecedented year, there are so many causes that need a voice. As communication professionals, students, educators, and everyday humans it is important to think about where we can make impact and how we might use our voices purposively, intentionally, and effectively.

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Workplace Skills & Culture

How to improve your personal & professional effectiveness

Get a better understanding of how you are currently planning your time and how you could do it better, tips for avoiding distractions and setting boundaries, plus managing your email and goal setting.

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Communication

Virtual communication for graduate applicants

Communication is the most important skill sought by employers, and will continue to be as the world moves increasingly online. During the workshop, Ricki will show you how employers assess communication in your applications, and how you can demonstrate great virtual communication at every stage of the application process.

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Career Development

How to boost your LinkedIn profile ranking

In this webinar with Donald Wittman, you will discover how to make your LinkedIn profile work more effectively.

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