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December 3, 2017

Celebrating 50 years :The first heart transplant 2017 by Lathasha Subban

The patient was Mr Louis Washkansky and he died 18 days after the transplant for pneumonia. Even though the passing of Mr Louis Washkansky was soon […]
December 3, 2017

International Day of Persons with Disabilities 2017 by Lathasha Subban

“The national disability prevalence rate is 7,5% in South Africa. Disability is more prevalent among females compared to males (8,3% and 6,5% respectively). Persons with disabilities […]
December 1, 2017

WORLD AIDS DAY 2017 – Lathasha Subban

“Sub-Saharan Africa is the region worst-affected by HIV and AIDS.  HIV/AIDS in South Africa is a prominent health concern; South Africa has the highest prevalence of […]
October 31, 2017

Are you a Multiplier or Diminisher? by Lathasha Subban

Source: Multipliers, How the Best Leaders Make Everyone Smarter (Author Liz Wiseman) Recently at the SABPP Launch of the Leadership Standard Journey, held on the 26th […]
October 26, 2017

New SABPP book on HR Risk Management: HR Risk Management: Managing People Risks and Leveraging Opportunities by Marius Meyer & Penny Abbott

Foreword The authors of the book are clearly passionate about HR Management being the pioneers in the development of the first set of national HR standards […]
October 26, 2017

#LeadershipStandard Framework for South Africa: A common language for leaders by Marius Meyer

On 14 September 2017 a group of HR and other managers convened to develop a leadership standard for South Africa. The session was facilitated by the […]
October 26, 2017

HR PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE STANDARDS: Payroll Standard 2017

INTRODUCTION From 2014 to 2017 the SA Board for People Practices (SABPP) developed a total of 25 HR Professional Practice Standards in support of the 13 […]
October 25, 2017

Launch of South Africa’s first Payroll Standard By Marius Meyer and James McKerrell

From 2014 to 2017 the SA Board for People Practices (SABPP) developed a total of 25 HR Professional Practice Standards in support of the 13 National […]
October 25, 2017

A Leadership Standard for African Entrepreneurs: An opportunity to grow yourself, your people and Africa by Marius Meyer

At the Tropics Business Summit last week in Johannesburg we celebrated the success of African entrepreneurs and business leaders from 15 African countries. Congratulations to the […]