Recent news from Safrea

Nothing Beats Social Media

Nothing Beats Social Media

Safrea’s Free State Region hosted a workshop with social media specialist, Nadio von Maltitz. She shared useful tips with the group of freelancers, including photographers, videographers, copywriters, and graphic designers.

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How to Build Resilience as a Freelancer

How to Build Resilience as a Freelancer

Safrea presented a workshop where freelancers in the growing gig economy could learn how to build the special kind of resilience needed for people working on their own. Alan Ahlfeldt (executive coach and psychologist) shared tips during this interactive workshop on how to build resilience, understand oneself, build competence, accept that life is tough – and breathe.

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New Legal Dispensation for Freelancers on The Cards

The South African Guild of Actors (SAGA) has been very active in debates around changes to the labour law. As we know, freelancers do not have the protection afforded to employees. In December, the Minister of Labour announced amendments to the legislation for the further protection of freelancers by the law. The details are still to be refined.

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