Benita Levin is a news broadcaster, News Editor and personal life coach with more than 22-years experience in the radio and communication world in South Africa. She combines her insights from managing a dynamic team in the deadline-driven news world and her people skills as a life coach and career coach, to offer a unique perspective on achieving your work and personal goals. Throw in her television experience as a regular contributor on a live ‘relationship panel’ and her inspiring motivational talks and workshops, and you can choose exactly how you would like Benita to help motivate you or your work team to be the best they can be.

As News Editor for the award winning Eyewitness News newsroom in Johannesburg, Benita helped manage and motivate a team of more than 70 reporters and correspondents for a newsroom that provides news, sport, traffic and online updates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Interaction, guidance and motivation are key in helping to lead a dedicated team of this size. She has been involving in training reporters and anchors and keeping them focused on their role, in an ever-changing country, that is facing difficult challenges. Benita has been instrumental in providing debriefs sessions for reporters covering gruesome and sometimes disturbing news stories. She has also personally helped guide members of the team with confidential sessions about their personal career paths and balancing a stressful work-life with personal home-life.

Benita focuses on life-coaching for men and women looking to improve various aspects of their lives. It’s about making YOU happy… now.

If you feel there is something missing in your life – whether it be your personal, work, family or social life, Benita is ready to listen to you.

If things are going pretty well in your life, but there is some small aspect that is niggling at you or getting you down, this could be exactly what you need.

Benita runs fun group sessions looking at tools to improve your personal life or your chaotic work load. She also conducts individual coaching sessions, tailored for you.

Whether it’s a fun workshop or a corporate motivational talk, Benita is ready to share the challenges she has overcome, and the tools and insights she has learnt and enjoyed on her journey as a busy mother, journalist, news editor, manager and life coach.

Watch: Benita has worked in news broadcasting for more than twenty years, fourteen of which were at Eyewitness News in Johannesburg, South Africa. See what some of her colleagues have to say about her leadership style:


Benita Levin is a vivacious, caring, skillful coach, one who can make her clients feel that solving their problems is not only possible, but fun. She has a particular gift for working with singles looking to create lasting relationships, mothers who need to find their balance in the chaos of caregiving, and anyone who feels overwhelmed by the myriad pressures of modern life. Let her help turn your challenges into adventures–she’s a lovely guide!

Martha Beck (PhD) USA, Life Coach and International Best Selling Author