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[27 Nov 2015 | No Comment | ]

Jakaranda Kinderhuis bied vanjaar hul sesde agtereenvolgende Kersliggie Fees aan.
Die Kinderhuis sal hul liggies by 1 Talitha Kumistraat, East Lynne, Pretoria laat skyn met meer liggies, meer musikante, groter “LASERSHOWS”, ‘n Gospel Konsert, ‘n Country Konsert, Kersliedere aand en baie meer.
Die Kersliggie Fees sal elke aand van 19h00 tot 22h00 vir die publiek van 1 – 31 Desember 2015 oop wees.
Toegang is ‘n donasie van R20 per persoon en R10 vir kinders onder 6 jaar.
Die doel van die Kersliggie Fees is om die ware boodskap van Kersfees vir die …

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[27 Nov 2015 | No Comment | ]
Boekverkoping by Lyttleton Biblioteek

Die Lyttelton Biblioteek gaan op Saterdag 28 November 2015 van 08h30 tot 12h45 ‘n boekverkoping hou. Alle belangstellendes word uitgenooi om die biblioteek vir besondere winskopies, wat goeie kersgeskenke kan wees, te besoek.
Die biblioteek is op die hoek van Unielaan en Cantonmentstraat, Lyttelton geleë.
Vir meer inligting skakel vir Martie Els by telefoonnommer 012 664 1452.

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[27 Nov 2015 | No Comment | ]
Christmas tree record attempt

On Sunday 29 November 2015, a record attempt will be made by local churches to build the world’s largest Christmas tree made with non-perishable food.
The attempt will take place at the Amfi theatre at the Centurion Mall from 12 noon and everyone is invited to join in this attempt to donate tinned foods and the building fun.
The food will be distributed to projects around Centurion.
For more information please contact Ilse Ferreira on telephone 012 663 2003 x 212 or email her at bemarking@ksm.co.za.

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[27 Nov 2015 | No Comment | ]

The year is running out and everyone is rushing to finalise their work before closing business for the holidays.
It is also the final stretch for final year students, matriculants and primary school learners and we wish them all well with their exams.
Al diegene wat met vakansie gaan moet sorg dat hul sekuriteitsplanne vir die beveiliging van hul woonplekke en versiening van hule voertuie betyds gedoen word.
Dit sluit natuurlik in om die versekeringsmaatskappye in te lig dat hulle vir die tydperk weg gaan en ook te sorg dat alle dokumentasies soos …

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[27 Nov 2015 | No Comment | ]

Is your business ready for the end of the year?
The month of November signals that the end of the year is almost upon us.
As business owners we get anxious as business in certain sectors might be slow in December and we will probably have to pay bonuses and our suppliers.
The big question is – have you started to prepare for the end of the year?
With business slow in December it means that your turnover will be less and therefore money coming in during the month will also be less.
Now is …

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[27 Nov 2015 | No Comment | ]

Die burgerregte-organisasie AfriForum se aktiewe ledetal het onlangs die 150 000-kerf verbygesteek.
Die ledetal het in Januarie 2010 op 8 000 gestaan.
Volgens Kallie Kriel, uitvoerende hoof van AfriForum, beteken die sterk groei in ledetal dat AfriForum daartoe in staat is om ʼn nuwe fase te betree om meer veldtogte en aksies op nasionale vlak aan te pak en ook om die organisasie se selfdoen-aksies in plaaslike gemeenskappe uit te brei.
Kallie bedank die lede wat trots kan wees op hulle eie rol in die suksesse van Afriforum aangesien die veldtogte deur lede …

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[27 Nov 2015 | No Comment | ]
Neighbourhood Marketing Guru launch book in Centurion

South African restaurateur and marketing guru Basil O’Hagan has in August 2015 published a book of practical neighbourhood marketing tips geared to helping stores and small businesses attract customers, drive sales and boost profits.
The book, 415 Action-Packed Neighbourhood Marketing Tips is the first book focused on neighbourhood marketing aimed squarely at South African business.
Basil O’Hagan is best known as the founder of well-known South African restaurant chains O’Hagan’s Pub & Grill and later The Brazen Head Authentic Irish Restaurants and Pubs.
“Throughout my career, I’ve been a firm believer in the …

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[27 Nov 2015 | No Comment | ]
Domestics learning to cook

The second Hirsch’s Domestic Cooking Course was held at Centurion recently and the turnout of participants who attended was a good indication of the success of the course.
The aim of this interactive course is to teach Domestic Workers to prepare economical, fast and easy meals.
Each participant is furnished with a Certificate of Completion at the end of the course, as well as the recipes of the meals prepared.
The meals that were prepared included Savoury Egg Muffins; Easy Tuna Tart; Chicken Stroganoff; Curry for Beginners and Banana Pancakes.
Afterwards the participants enjoyed …

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[27 Nov 2015 | No Comment | ]
Shirley shines in the home

Hirsch’s Centurion together with some of their suppliers recently hosted their monthly Domestic Workers course, where Domestics are taught tips and tricks for cleaning as well as appliance maintenance.
Naomi Durham, branch manager from the Bedroom Boutique at Hirsch’s Centurion, demonstrated the proper use of mattress protectors and spoke on proper mattress care. Staff in the Spares and Service department demonstrated the various cleaning materials available at the store.
All the participants received a Certificate of Completion after the course.
The highlight of this course is the announcement of the Domestic Worker of …

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[27 Nov 2015 | No Comment | ]
Finalists at Hirsch’s ladies morning announced

The October 2015 Ladies morning at Hirsch’s Centurion was an outstanding event.
Sonja Smith, founder of the Sonja Smith Elite Funeral Group was announced as the Margaret Hirsch Woman in Business Achiever finalist for October 2015.
Sonja is regarded as a leading role player in her field. She is also the chairperson of the Centurion Toastmasters and is a regular speaker on radio and television.
The finalist for September 2015, Karen de Villiers, also received her award at this event.
Karen is a qualified accountant with more than 10 years in the field. …