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October 12, 2017

The South African Leadership Standard: Leading People by Penny Abbott & Marius Meyer

    To be successful in leadership, a leader must have personal credibility, treat people as individuals and how fairness and respect to all staff members. […]
October 11, 2017

BEST WISHES WITH THE 2017 HR EXAMS

Dear HR Class of 2017 The SA Board for People Practices (SABPP), the HR professional and accreditation body would like to wish you all the best […]
October 11, 2017

The South African Leadership Standard: Living the values by Penny Abbott & Marius Meyer

      However, the reality is that people come to the workplace with different values. Even good values like integrity and honesty mean different things […]
October 11, 2017

The South African Leadership Standard: Reflecting for improvement by Penny Abbott & Marius Meyer

  Let us look at typical mistakes leaders make: Leaders sometimes assume that past success guarantees future success and they therefore continue with what worked for […]
October 10, 2017

The South African Leadership Standard: It all starts with vision by Penny Abbott & Marius Meyer

  Sim Tshabalala, CEO of Standard Bank says that “a leader is a dealer in hope – somebody who can look at the future and get […]
October 6, 2017

The Leadership Standard Framework: 5 key elements for leaders by Penny Abbott and Marius Meyer

Over the last month, the SA Board for People Practices (SABPP) with the support from Talent Talks have been on a journey to create a clear […]
October 5, 2017

The top 6 questions about South Africa’s leadership standard by Siphiwe Moyo, Marius Meyer and Penny Abbott

Since the development of South Africa’s first leadership standard on 14 September in Kyalami, Johannesburg, the SABPP office has been inundated with questions from the market […]
October 4, 2017

Effective committees: It’s all about good leadership, talent and teamwork by Marius Meyer

Someone once said: An effective committee consists of three people of whom two are absent.  In other words, if you want to ensure a task is […]
October 2, 2017

Leadership and Talent: Two sides of the same coin? by Marius Meyer

  Good leaders believe in talent. They know that they need to achieve better business success by leveraging all the talent within (and sometimes even outside) […]