Employee Law
New parental leave laws and UIF benefits: dispelling the confusion

New parental leave laws and UIF benefits: dispelling the confusion

Following a period of legal limbo, the government notified employers that the parental leave laws that were promulgated in November 2018 would take effect from 1 January 2020. …

Wellness
The Coronavirus in the workplace: here’s what you should do

The Coronavirus in the workplace: here’s what you should do

The coronavirus outbreak has sent shudders around the world. Markets have taken a tumble as investors fear the impact on businesses and the global economy, and travellers are cancelling flights to affected regions as concerns…

Wellness
Prepare for the risks of Novel Coronavirus (“2019-nCoV”)

Prepare for the risks of Novel Coronavirus (“2019-nCoV”)

On 30 January 2020, the Director-General of the World Health Organisation (WHO) declared that the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (“2019-nCoV”) constitutes a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC) and issued advice as Temporary…

Employee Engagement
HR can facilitate cross-functional collaboration

HR can facilitate cross-functional collaboration

Cross-functional collaboration is essential for today’s multi-layered, large scale businesses. All too often, different departments have little to no alignment with the next, and few employees have a thorough view of the company’s overall goals…

Plan
Get your strategic HR Management and Planning in order

Get your strategic HR Management and Planning in order

Strategic HR management and planning is a very important part of organisational development for saving costs and meaningfully contributing to the overall goals of the company. …

Personal Development
How to Prove Your Value at Work

How to Prove Your Value at Work

Not much creates anxiety for an employee like asking for a raise. It can be hard to argue on your own behalf when it comes to money, and even if you have an extremely good…

Personal Development
Loyalty, teamwork and dedication – Key pillars for career success

Loyalty, teamwork and dedication – Key pillars for career success

After almost 40 years at the same company, MD of Gyproc Isover, part of the Saint-Gobain Group shares the secrets of his success. …

Employee Engagement
How to up your employee experience

How to up your employee experience

Use digital tools to rescue the employer- employee relationship. …

Culture
Medical testing for cannibis in the mining sector

Medical testing for cannibis in the mining sector

After the cannabis judgment* handed down by the Constitutional Court in 2018, it is now widely known that adults may use, possess and cultivate cannabis privately in South Africa. …

Culture
Why shifts in attitude by business leadership is set to make waves in traditional offices

Why shifts in attitude by business leadership is set to make waves in traditional offices

The speed and ever changing disruption to the global business environment has leaders rethinking how to create more robust organisations – and the impact is likely to be felt most keenly in the office, the…

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