Newsletter | October 2020

A STRANGE TIME INDEED! Glimmers of the ordinary, winds of change, second waves, and the stupid mask. Zoom fatigue, a worrisome cough, and the quiet Sandton 5 pm streets. Elbow greetings, a dozen delivery scooters, and curfews to keep us at home. It’s a weird and...

Newsletter | August 2020

TO ALL THE WOMEN OUT THERE WE SEE YOU! It is Women’s Month and we would like to honour and applaud all the amazing women out there! When Ingrid and I started Thrive –  we were determined to instill a culture of celebrating women in both our business and...

Newsletter | June 2020

IT’S A GO! ROLLING OUT THE ‘NEW NORMAL’ At the beginning of lockdown I was often overheard saying to Ingrid how I was looking forward to the quieter days – time to reflect, think carefully, be creative and find new directions for Thrive and all...

Newsletter | May 2020

IT’S #LOCKDOWN HERE’S A BREATH OF FRESH AIR I wasn’t sure how to start this newsletter – in fact I wrote this intro a few times over. Everything is moving so fast….everything is standing still….there’s too much to do….do we have enough to do? What will the...

Newsletter | April 2020

CURVES, TAILS AND… WHAT EXACTLY IS GOING ON?? Oh my word….who would’ve thought? March has been a crash course in statistics, data analysis, fake news (meh!) and where on earth do all those dishes come from?? Leggings have never been so comfortable. I haven’t...

Newsletter | February 2020

I T ‘ S   T I M E TO LEARN TO LOVE SKILLS SEASON It’s the chicken run!! At this time of the year you will find a steady stream of Berroca fizzies, Vitamin C tablets, excellent coffee and slabs of chocolate flow through the Thrive office; keeping our Skills...