Crafting the perfect wellness balance at work

Employee wellbeing is no longer about beanbags and free coffee. Potential employees are taking a closer look at company perks when looking for new work opportunities. But now with a ...
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Crafting the perfect wellness balance at work

07/27/2022

Employee wellbeing is no longer about beanbags and free coffee. Potential employees are taking a closer look at company perks when looking for new work opportunities. But now with a post-pandemic mindset, they value time, job satisfaction and their mental health above material benefits. Flexible or hybrid working hours, wellness programmes, and growth opportunities have…

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Has art lost its soul in digital?

08/14/2011

We live in a technologically fuelled society. Along with this comes a change in the way we communicate with each other, express ourselves and get ideas and information across. We have moved on from radio to full HD television. From telegraphs and letters to the use of email. From print…

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Hot New Look For Protea Hotel Hazyview

08/12/2011

  The Protea Hotel Hazyview has undergone a multi-million rand revamp and is due to open its doors this week to reveal its new finery. Work on the hotel started in January this year. The  87-room hotel in Mpumalanga just 15 minutes’ drive from the Kruger National Park has had…

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Madame Zingara Showcase

08/08/2011

PRETTY BOY WINS THE MADAME ZINGARA SHOWCASE July 2011 – Joe “Pretty Boy” Otway, who hails from the United Kingdom, was selected as the winner of Madame Zingara’s first Chef’s Showcase that was held at the Sidewalk Café in Vredehoek over the past two months. Otway received the most votes…

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Cocktail Hour at Protea Hotel Fire & Ice!

08/04/2011

The earliest definition of cocktail was in the May 13, 1806 edition of The Balance and Columbian Repository, a publication in Hudson, New York, in which an answer was provided to the question, “What is a cocktail?”. It replied: “Cocktail is a stimulating liquor composed of spirits of any kind,…

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PROTEA HOTEL VICTORIA JUNCTION REFURB ON TRACK

08/03/2011

July 2011: September 1 this year will be a double celebration; the first day of Spring and the day the new-look Protea Hotel Victoria Junction in Cape Town opens it’s fabulous doors. The hotel was shut in May for a four-month total make-over that will see Cape Town’s first truly…

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Celebrating National Women’s Day with some Fire & Ice

08/01/2011

Yes, we know it has noble roots and we’ve all heard the old chestnut – usually tossed around by men who think they are so clever – about the other 364 days of the year but we at Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! Melrose Arch firmly believe National Women’s Day…

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