Educational advice and lessons learned from exceptional women
09 June 2019
Inspirational women who've been through Investec's various education programmes share the lessons they've learnt.
7 min read
04 Jun 2019
Finance Executive, Bud Industrial Services, Midrand
A waiter at Wimpy
Your top tip to young women graduates looking to enter the working world?
Carry yourself with confidence, even in intimidating situations.
Best piece of advice you’ve ever received about your career?
Do what makes you happy and make an effort to meet new people all the time.
What book are you reading? Steinheist by Rob Rose
Education opens doors: it enables you to do things and go places that you wouldn’t have otherwise.I was able to get funding through loans and bursaries and secure employment at one of the most attractive employers in South Africa.
“Work hard, do what makes you happy and surround yourself with people who know how to be happy for you.”
Madelein Coetzee, Finance Executive, Bud Industrial Services