Curves ahead

Four years ago, Marciel Hopkins lost a dramatic 14 kg in four months to shrink herself into the mould of a Miss South Africa finalist. Today, she’s an in-demand curve model and body-positivity influencer. This is her journey back to herself 

The extra mile

‘Unicorn employees’ not only excel at what they do, they consistently break out of their job descriptions to help a business thrive. But is this modern mythical creature something to be aspired to? Or a dangerous paragon of perfectionism?