Category Archives: Creative Beat

South African teen wins Google prize for orange peel innovation

Original article on bbc.com | 29 September 2016 | A 16-year-old South African schoolgirl has won the grand prize at Google’s science fair for using orange peel to develop a cheap super-absorbent material to help soil retain water. Kiara Nirghin beat students from around the world for a $50,000 (£38,000) scholarship with her “fighting drought

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Dangerous Minds – youth poetry festival

Original article on artlink.co.za |26 September 2016 | The 6th Word N Sound International Youth Poetry Festival 2016 will be held in The Market Theatre, Newton from October 3-9. Feature artists include Alysia Harris (US), Ngwatilo Mawiyoo (Ken), Elten Kiene (NL), Siphokazi Jonas, Mutle Mothibe, BlackGirlPlotting, Pieter Odendaal, Modise Sekgothe, Xabiso Vili, Zewande Bhengu, Pakama Mlokoti, Adrian

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The next generation leader: 5 essentials for those who will shape the future

Book review by Norton Nyandeni Andy Stanley is a graduate of Dallas Theological seminary and pastor of North Atlantic community church in Atlanta, Georgia. His book captures the 5 essential principles that capture the tools believed to be what the next generation leaders will need. The appeal for me wasn’t the illustrious packaging, but the

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Money: Master the Game by Anthony Robbins

Review by Norton Nyandeni Research has shown that only 20% of people finish a book they just bought, 65% will go through the first chapter and even astonishing majority of people that buy a book ever go beyond the first two pages. Think about that! Those are startling figure considering the wealth of knowledge that

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