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[LISTEN] Tools to improve the performance of your brain

Executive coach and author Dawn Klatzow suggests ways that you can build resilience by taking better care of your brain.

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Homeschooling? You'll want to read this...

The education department in the Western Cape wants to put parents' minds at rest over homeschooling expectations.

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4 apps to make working from home much easier

To help you ease into remote working, we've rounded up a list of four apps you can use on your computer and/or mobile phone.

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Need some company while you work from home? Turn to the virtual study buddies!

If you're all alone during lockdown, things could get quite lonely. Luckily, there's a whole world of people in the same boat as you. Need some company while you work from home? Turn to the virtual study buddies in this Study With Me playlist

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10 practical tips on how to work from home effectively

Working from home to steer clear of the coronavirus? Here’s advice on how to get it right.

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Letshego Zulu shares wellness tips on how to survive the lockdown

Author and Biokineticist Letshego Zulu shares wellness tips on how to survive the lockdown

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10 tips for people who want to workout at home

Fitness enthusiast and healthy lifestyle expert David Katz shares advice for effective solo workouts amid the coronavirus outbreak.

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Vin Deysel MIXES lockdown with pleasure

The popular Bloc Party DJ has a new daily insta-offering that offers exercising with a curated music mix.

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[PLAYLIST] Guided Meditation with Andy: Ubehebe Crater at Death Valley

Clearing our heads is so important during this lockdown period. Everything will start to cave in and feel overwhelming, so let's get into this incredible habit of meditating. Enjoy a guided meditation with views of Ubehebe Crater in Death Valley and former Buddhist monk and Headspace co-founder Andy Puddicombe.

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HAJI MOHAMED DAWJEE: Procrastination during COVID-19 - laughing through lockdown

At this point of the lockdown, the only thing getting Haji Mohamed Dawjee through the day are social media's comedians.

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#FitnessWednesday with Ayanda MVP: Mountain Climbs, Jogs, Slide Lifts

With South Africa on lockdown amid the COVID-19 pandemic, we're all finding new ways to stay healthy, mentally sharp, and to keep ourselves occupied. Join Ayanda MVP every Wednesday from 13:00 - 14:00 for her fitness tips and watch her videos on 947' social media platforms.

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COVID-19: Working from home a new reality for many South Africans

Lounges, kitchens and bedrooms have been turned into offices and some seem to enjoy the experience.

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Homeschooling during lockdown: 'Limit academic work to no more than 2 hours'

Bailey Thomson Blake (Chief of Schools at SPARK Schools) says parents must limit academic time to what is realistic.

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Former matrics lend a hand to current crop during lockdown

2019 matrics come together and offer tuition assistance to those finding it tough to keep up with school work during lockdown.

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Monday Motivation: Productivity is never an accident

This week's clip is a mash-up of powerful motivational and inspirational speeches to get you going.

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John Maytham's Weekly Book Review: 09 April 2020

CapeTalk host John Maytham shares his top book picks for the week.

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Join #SABiggestWorkout on Family Day

Johno Meintjies offers free, live sessions on Facebook and wants you to join 'SA's biggest online workout' on Monday morning.

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Upgrade your cooking skills with these 10 YouTube channels

If you are looking to up your cooking skills here are 10 YouTube channels to help you become your very own MasterChef.

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Here's how to make quarantine a productive time for your kids

Efforts to stem the spread of COVID-19 have disrupted family life, leaving millions of parents around the world to grapple with home schooling, online learning, and the anxiety surrounding social distancing and quarantines.

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Getting your child to bed early will help boost their immune system - David Katz

Sports journo and fitness expert David Katz shares advice on how to help strengthen your child's immunity as flu season approaches.

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[LISTEN] Life Coach Marciel Hopkins talks practical tips for the 21-day lockdown

Marciel shares some practical tips on how to handle the self-isolation.

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Want to knit, collage, or weave something? Here are some tips from LaurDIY

Want to learn how to do some craft work? Use the extra time on your hands to knit, collage, or weave something you can admire forever, thanks to creators like LaurDIY in this Craft With Me Playlist.

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Finding inspiration when it comes to cooking during the lockdown

Gushwell Brooks spoke to Marble chef and co-founder David Higgs to get a few ideas for some good dishes.

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[LISTEN] Homeschooling expert shares advice for parents at home with their kids

Children in SA are still technically on school holiday. Homeschool expert Wendy Young shares advice on how parents should use this time.

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Reverse PsyCarlogy: Playlist dedicated to those working during the lockdown

The Flash Drive listeners dedicate songs to those who working during the lockdown.

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SABC to broadcast grade 12 revision lessons during lockdown

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga announced that learning and teaching would continue during the 21 days national lockdown through lessons broadcasted on TV, radio, and online.

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A tipping point for video conferencing

A business tool for older generations, a staple for younger ones

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Monday Motivation: Learn to wake up right!

You're going to be sheer greatness because you've learned how to wake up.

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