Angelique du Toit

Angelique du Toit has created 24 entries
  • 5 Ways to Appear Self-Assured

    Recently I came across an interesting article written by the creative team at Tony Robbins (humanelevation.tonyrobbins.com). It’s a piece where body language expert, Jan Hargrave, explores just how simple body expressions can make us appear self-conscious or highly confident in the shake of a hand.
     
    Jan Hargrave said the following…The moment you step into a room, people are immediately forming some sort of impression of you. They’re making snap judgments about what type of person you are — trustworthy, sincere, capable. And a lot of this is based on how you carry yourself.
     
    If you appear genuinely confident, people will be more inclined to give you the… Continue reading

  • The Woman in the Red Dress | Nishani Ford

    Some years back I had the opportunity to be MC and Keynote Speaker for a women’s day function at a very large banking institution. That wasn’t the highlight of the event. It was a woman that I met that same day and then at subsequent training I facilitated at the bank, who caught my attention.  She sat quietly, but listened intently.  When she asked questions, they were intelligent, and well-thought through. She left me with the indelible impression that she was hungry for change and growth in her own life. Her story is one of triumph through many trials and years of… Continue reading

  • Always Choose Life | Meyera White

    Courage is what makes a person capable of facing extreme danger or difficulty without retreating. It implies bravery, a dauntless spirit and the ability to endure in times of adversity.– Keith Miller

    The process of ageing has always been of interest to me not only because I am involved in Annique Health & Beauty, but more importantly what is it that makes some people old before their time, and some who are really getting on in years, stay seemingly forever young?  It is a sincere privilege for me to have met Meyera White some years back.  There are poignant moments in one’s life when you meet… Continue reading

  • Significantly You

    We have been miraculously created to reach our full potential in this one life we have been given.  Yet so few recognise or release their potential.  Potential is defined as power in reserve.  Many go to the grave with much of their power still in reserve.  There is no sadder word from tongue or pen, than the words, “It might have been.”  Life is too short to live and die with regret.  It has been said that the richest land is to be found where the graveyards are.  So many have died with all of their wealth on the inside… Continue reading