February 20, 2020

Embrace Digital to Boost Employee Happiness by Mallory Hardt

These days, employee happiness is everything. When your employees are happy, your company will flourish, and productivity levels will soar.  Employees feel happiest when they have a strong […]
December 11, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: SABPP signs Memorandum of Understanding with COMENSA

SA Board for People Practices (SABPP) and Coaching and Mentors of South Africa (COMENSA) earlier today signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the intention of creating […]
December 4, 2019

Parental, adoption and commissioning parental leave nears implementation

The much-anticipated amendments to the Basic Conditions of Employment Act (BCEA) and the Unemployment Insurance Fund Act (UIFA) are nearing implementation. On 4 September 2019, the […]
November 27, 2019

Diversity and Inclusion Key to Growth and Prosperity Across the Board by Yvonne Scott

Stories of acts of gender-based violence and xenophobic attacks have in recent weeks and months dominated headlines in South Africa, bringing into sharp focus the need […]
November 20, 2019

The Misinformation About Temporary Employment Services by John Botha

For the last number of years, temporary employment services (TES) – which were previously termed labour brokers – have been given the reputation as being exploitative. […]
November 13, 2019

The State of HR in SA – Looking Forward to 2020 by Lisa Steingold

Whilst change has long been a constant consideration in business, today’s organisations face an ever-evolving exponential rate of change that is increasingly complex in nature. Volatile […]
November 11, 2019


Dear HR/IP Class of 2019 The SA Board for People Practices (SABPP), the HR professional and accreditation body would like to wish you all the best […]
November 6, 2019

The State of Mental Wellness in a South African Workplace: Is HR living its values by Kgomotso Mopalami

“Proactive Management Is the Best Medicine for Mental Illness In The Workplace” (Dr Ali Hamdulay). The World Health Organisation (WHO)defines mental health as “ a state […]
October 23, 2019

Department of Home Affairs Sheds Light on Critical Skills in SA by Dylan Price

The demand for critically skilled foreigners has significantly increased considering its integral role within the economic growth within South Africa. The Department of Home Affairs’ (DHA) […]