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LinkedIn – The Millennial Matchmaker

2018-09-07T09:43:11+00:00

LinkedIn - The Millennial Matchmaker LinkedIn, the online networking giant is looking to evolve yet again. The site has undergone several updates since being bought out by Microsoft last year. The latest addition to the site’s services has been defined as LinkedIn ‘matchmaking’ and has also been likened to social media-based dating App; Tinder. This new feature will allow its members not only to manage their online work profiles and strategic network connections but will also permit them to connect with others in a Mentor-Mentee capacity. Suzi Owens, the Group Manager of Consumer Products and Corporate Communications wants it to [...]

LinkedIn – The Millennial Matchmaker 2018-09-07T09:43:11+00:00

Senamile Masango: A First in South African Science

2018-09-05T15:22:53+00:00

Senamile Masango: A First in South African Science The fashion industry’s influence extends far beyond the realm of its social and economic impact. With fast-fashion producers and retailers such as Zara and H&M on the rise, the mass-consumption of widely produced garments calls into question the environmental sustainability of the apparel industry and reveals the darker side of retail. As population growth stretches our natural resources to capacity, the Global Fashion Agenda predicts that with the “current trajectories of production and consumption, pressures on natural resources and social conditions will intensify by 2030 to the point of threatening industry growth [...]

Senamile Masango: A First in South African Science 2018-09-05T15:22:53+00:00

Grow Your Garments

2019-02-04T14:09:06+00:00

Grow Your Garments The fashion industry’s influence extends far beyond the realm of its social and economic impact. With fast-fashion producers and retailers such as Zara and H&M on the rise, the mass-consumption of widely produced garments calls into question the environmental sustainability of the apparel industry and reveals the darker side of retail. As population growth stretches our natural resources to capacity, the Global Fashion Agenda predicts that with the “current trajectories of production and consumption, pressures on natural resources and social conditions will intensify by 2030 to the point of threatening industry growth itself” (May 2017). However, this [...]

Grow Your Garments 2019-02-04T14:09:06+00:00

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