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Safrea In The Cape Times
Is freelancing right for you?
It comes as no surprise to an increasing number of people around the world that job security is steadily becoming a thing of the past. Things are no different in the South African context. It is becoming all too common that businesses are giving employees the leather boot instead of the golden handshake. As a result, many professionals are exploring the feasibility of embarking on a freelance career. If you find yourself thinking along similar lines, how can you know if you’re suited to a career as a freelance professional?
Safrea's Jacques Marais Set To Shine At Sony
Jacques Marais, accomplished photo-journalist and author, and member of the Southern African Freelancers' Association, has been appointed as Sony Imaging Ambassador in South Africa. Marais has enjoyed an illustrious career to date, with his writing and photography often featured in worldwide media, in addition to his own work that he has published.
Safrea Appoints New Executive Committee
Following its recently held AGM, the Southern African Freelancers' Association (Safrea) has appointed its new executive committee for 2013/2014.
The Exco is comprised of a group of volunteers who are nominated and elected for their skills and expertise from within the membership of Safrea to contribute to the running, development and promotion of the organisation.