This article has been inspired by Mary Sibande, a South African artist, whose work entitled ‘I came apart at the seams’, was recently on exhibition in London. Sibande’s work illustrates how South Africans have grappled and continue to grapple with the effects of apartheid. Her work emphasises the stranglehold...

Part 1: Life is tough No one is immune from the trials life brings. Life-experience shapes our ability to give and receive compassion. The greatest health concern right now should be the levels of stress and anxiety, which run through our homes, schools, businesses and communities....

With the Rugby World Cup kicking off in Japan, I was in discussion with a friend about the young South African sensation, Aphiwe Dyanti. The 25 year old tested positive for 'multiple banned substances' and is now facing the prospect of a four-year ban, which...

Being involved with groups of people who collectively achieve remarkable performance is one of life's joys. But all too quickly the experience is pushed to memory. Everyone moves forward, frustrated that the present is not quite as good as the memory of 'that moment'. Despite...

There is profound significance in the name of our business, Polaris. Polaris is the North Star. Earth’s axis points directly toward this point in the sky. It does not rise or set - it sits in the same postion above the northern horizon all year-round, with...