Author Archive - Cristiana Cavalieri

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I wish someone had told me not to be afraid of NYC

A short blog about what I got up to in New York City.

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The Ink Link: Danilo Biccari

The Ink Link is an ongoing project at CN&CO that showcases tattoos in the workplace. One of the great things about a tattoo is it goes against the commonly-held viewpoint that “what you see is what you get”. There’s a misguided belief in certain quarters that in order to be a working professional, it is categorically *impossible* to have a tattoo… because how can someone with a tattoo be a professional? We are putting paid to that perception through the stories showcased in the Ink Link. This month we feature Danilo Biccari, an engineer turned traveller turned barber.

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What’s happening at 44 Stanley?

Cristiana reflects on the wonders of 44 Stanley, situated directly opposite CN&CO partner Easy Equities.

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Ted Talk Tuesday #101: Let’s End Ageism

Aging is a unifying experience; it happens to all of us. Here’s what Ashton Applewhite has to say about it.

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I wish someone had told me that Spotify rocks!

This week’s “I wish someone had told me” is written by Cristiana Cavalieri. She reflects on Spotify and the wonders it has done for her as an older sister.

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Love Justice Presentation at St Mary’s Waverley

This morning, Love Justice’s Nikki Still delivered a presentation on human trafficking to the St Mary’s Waverley girls.

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A fab ConFab with Ashraf Johaardien and our amazing guests

CN&CO’s latest ConFab speaker was future CEO of Business and Arts South Africa, Ashraf Johaardien.

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The Ink Link: The essence of the lotus flower

Today’s Ink Link reminds us of the essence of the Lotus Flower. Cristiana explains the story behind her very first tattoo.

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Love Justice Self-defence Class

Love Justice is a NGO fighting against human trafficking. Physical violence is a major component of human trafficking. This is why Love Justice staff attended a self-defense class hosted by EFC instructors.

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I wish someone had told me: I HAVE TIME

Our intern Cristiana writes a blog covering the topic of TIME. She reflects on how we think that we never have enough time; but she reminds us to take a step back, breathe and reflect on how much time is actually available to us.