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June 12, 2018

The role and achievements of SABPP Committees: It is all about leadership, talent and teamwork by Marius Meyer

In accordance with the Non-profit Organisations Act, a non-profit organisation (NPO) must table an annual report at an Annual General Meeting held for its members.  As […]
June 12, 2018

How Certain are You about Uncertainty? by Marius Meyer

There is only one thing I am certain about today, and that is uncertainty. While we are faced with new levels of business confidence and a sense […]
June 8, 2018

Unemployed Voice launched during Youth Month: A voice for the unemployed by Leoni van der Vaart

President Cyril Ramaphosa’s recent call, for organisations to support the Youth Employment Service (YES) Initiative, coincides with the 2018 Human Capital Trends published by Deloitte. The […]
June 7, 2018

Quality Assuring your future: Providing quality learning for the youth by Derisha Pillay

The year 2018 is a time of great change in the South African Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) sector. The Quality Council for Trades and […]
June 7, 2018

Youth Development for the President’s YES Initiative by Amanda Pukwana

President Cyril Ramaphosa has launched a joint initiative between government, business and labour with the objective of securing more than one million South African youth with […]
June 6, 2018

Guidelines for successful internships by Penny Abbott

President Ramaphosa launched the Youth Employment Service (YES) at the end of March 2018. Now with all the emphasis on the youth this Youth Month, the […]
June 6, 2018

THE YOUTH EMPLOYMENT SERVICE: Let us make it work by Penny Abbott

The Youth Employment Service (YES) was launched by President Cyril Ramaphosa on March 27th2018. Four years in the making, YES was born in the Youth Employment […]
June 5, 2018

THE ROLE OF THE HR PROFESSION IN YOUTH EMPOWERMENT: 20 actions to develop the youth by Marius Meyer

  While the above initiatives are driven by the SABPP office and various Board committees of SABPP, it is evident that some of these programmes focus […]
June 4, 2018

Yes, it is #YouthMonth and #YES goes live by Marius Meyer

The month of June has arrived, and June is a special month in South Africa for three reasons: It is the official start of the South […]