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9th day Fund Raiser

Please allow me the opportunity to introduce myself and The 9th Day Rescue, Rehabilitation & Rehoming Centre to you. I started my rescue days at our local SPCA by donating goods; I then joined the committee and shortly thereafter became chairlady. Whilst valuable experience was gained, I had ideas of my own and so The 9th Day was established.   January 2015, I started the 9th Day Rescue, Rehabilitation & Rehoming Centre and registered as a NPC in April 2015. We mainly focus on stray animals – the neglected, sick, broken souls that live in fields, walk the streets, going...

Riebeeckrand se sportleerders blink uit

Hoërskool Riebeeckrand Hoërskool Riebeeckrand het gedurende Oktobermaand hul sportprysuitdeling gehou en hul leerders soos sterre laat voel. Tydens hierdie glansaand het elke sportleerder van Hoërskool Riebeeckrand erkenning ontvang vir hulle prestasies en deelname en kon hul huis toe gaan met die wete dat Riebeeckrand baie trots op hulle is! Daar is 99 trofeë by die geleentheid oorhandig. Twee matrikulante het elk ’n baie spesiale toekenning ontvang. Danielle Malan is aangewys as die sportdogter van die jaar en Christoff Kleyn as die sportseun van die jaar. Beide die leerders het hoë hoogtes gedurende die jaar bereik. Vanjaar was dit die vierde...

TWEE FLORRIE- ONNIES BEHAAL PUIK PRESTASIE!

Die hoof, personeel en al die Florries is baie trots op mev. Blanche Nortje en Jolette Beneke wat aan die Onderwysdepartement se National Teachers award – kompetisie deelgeneem het. Die twee dames is tydens `n glansgeleentheid op 2 November deur die minister van Onderwys, mnr Panyaza Lesufi, as die naaswenners in Gauteng aangewys. Me Nortje het aan die kategorie Excellence in Physical Science (FET Phase) deelgeneem en me Beneke aan “Excellence in Maths (FET Phase). Die twee dames het geskenkbewyse van Hirsch en `n kontantbedrag van ABSA as prys ontvang. Weereens baie geluk aan die twee puik onderwysers!

Tips for Studying Mathematics 5

by Ronnie Maartens Mathematics is all about practice! The amount you practice = the mark you get! Tip for Paper 1 When studying Sequences we have a handful of formulas to memorize and then lots of practice needed to see when and how to use each formula. You can use the following guideline to determine which formula to use. Is the pattern between consecutive terms … • Adding or subtracting the same number = Arithmetic sequence. • Multiplying or dividing the same number = Geometric sequence. • Only the same in the second difference = Quadratic sequence. • Powers, roots...

Tips for Studying Mathematics 4

Ronnie Maartens Mathematics is all about practice! The amount you practice = the mark you get! Tip for Paper 1 When studying Financial Mathematics you will just need a piece of paper to summarize all of the formulas. The challenge here is to know when to use which formula. The following can be used as a guideline in this regard. Step 1: Begin by drawing a timeline and indicating all of the relevant information at the correct dates. Step 2: Decide whether you are working with • A single amount (lump sum) – go to Step 3, or • Multiple...

Riebeeckrand se eie kultuursterre

Hoërskool Riebeeckrand Hoërskool Riebeeckrand bied aan hul leerders 12 kultuuraktiwiteite om aan deel te neem. Met topklasafrigting, wat deur die skool aangebied word, word die leerders se talente verder ontwikkel en presteer hulle uitstekend by verskeie kompetisies. Gedurende Oktobermaand het Riebeeckrand se leerders erkenning ontvang vir leierskap en verskeie kultuuraktiwiteite tydens die jaarlikse kultuurprysuitdeling. Die saal was volgepak met trotse ouers tydens die glansaand. Hoërskool Riebeeckrand is trots op elke leerder wat deur die jaar getrou hul oefeninge bygewoon het, toekennings ontvang het en deurentyd hul beste gegee het. Devonique Breedt (gr.9) het tydens dié geleentheid as veelsydige kultuurleerder uitgestaan...

Alarming number of top executives ready to bail on South Africa

businesstech.co.za An alarmingly high number of skilled executives 86% say they’re willing to leave South Africa for greener pastures, according to a survey run by executive recruitment specialists, Jack Hammer. The group has published its latest Jack Hammer Executive Report, which investigates the leadership landscape in South Africa and the rest of Africa. This year, the research focused on the management makeup of SA’s Top 40 listed companies (totalling 373 executives and 41 CEOs), as well as a random selection of 40 other large to medium sized organisations with offices in the country. In addition, the group polled senior managers...

THE BLUE PARROT KITCHES SUCCESS STORY

Dirk Wessels To start of by being very Humble and having faith led us to where we are today, believe you me, its not as easy as they say. Dirk Wessels (Owner and Founder ) Age: 43 Hobbies: Art and cooking, acting Born: Krugersdorp. Proffesional Skills: Knife Handling, Menu Planning, Product development. The Blue Parrot Kitchen is my brain child and was established 2 years ago but has been in the making over the past 5/6 years. I myself have been in the Hospitality industry for the past 25 years, starting as a cashier developing my self through the ranks,...

The legend Lance James

Lance James Hello dear readers. Can you believe that the year 2018 is almost over! Memories….hopefully happy ones for you all. I and my partner Eunice, we had a wonderful year, with lots of wonderful memories. My families too!. My eldest daughter Chanel, and her husband Glenn and their beautiful daughter Lily, live in Buckinghamshire in England, so haven’t been able to see them for a few years now, but we speak regularly on the phone. They are well, but the cold is now creeping in in the northern hemisphere! My other daughter Dionne, and her husband, Benji Mudie, refered...