After graduating in Personnel Management and following a 16 year career in Human Resources Management, within national and international companies, she now offers a diverse spectrum of services – a Jill of all Trades so to speak!
After leaving the corporate world in 2003, The People Practice was her first business she started in order to provide businesses with Human Resource Solutions. Over the past years this has included long term retainer clients, project work, training & development, strategy facilitation and ad hoc HR advice.
Being exposed to women in business, and the challenges that face them, as well as having a close group of female friends, led to the creation of the Women’s Worth Workshop. This workshop was designed to offer Women tools to enable them to live their lives to their fullest potential. Included are processes that allow participants to peel back the layers of accumulated ‘life’ and reveal their true self and their desires and then identifying ways to redirect their energy and get back on track.
Participating as a student in Nia classes for almost 2.5 years sowed the seeds of a deep desire to dive into the Teaching world of Nia. Nia is a fitness technique that incorporates martial arts, dance arts and healing arts. These modalities are combined with 52 Nia moves to provide a hours class of dynamic movement to music. Click out here for more info
Having now completed four intensive (White Belt, Blue Belt, Brown Belt and Green Belt) she continues to learn and share this great practice by offering classes and workshops in and around Cape Town and in other countries when she travels.
After leaving the corporate world in 2003, Jillian committed to experience life on a deeper level. This guided her to number of changes in her life including taking up yoga and promising to travel out of the country annually. These 2 commitments combined into an incredible sequence of synchronicities and delights which led to the first Nia-Yoga Greece Getaway in June 2011 which she co-hosted with her sister Rene. They have now formed Magic Moments Getaways Retreats which is a growing success both locally and internationally. This has laid the foundation for more local and international retreats and getaways which will offer participants a variety of options when it comes to ‘getting away from it all’. The retreats and getaways are designed to be simple, semi-packaged trips that offer a space for participants to surrender to ….