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August 8, 2019

How Women have changed today’s workplace – By. Christelle Taute and Dustin Hogg

“We’ve had enough!” This was the message by approximately 20 000 women in South Africa on 9 August 1956 when they marched to the Union Buildings to […]
August 7, 2019

Reasons for the gender pay gap – what HR practitioners should know by Prof. Anita Bosch

“The focus of this chapter is on the findings of research conducted in various parts of the world on gender pay inequities and linking these to […]
July 18, 2019

Nelson Mandela Day: Living the Legacy by Kgomotso Mopalami

That time of the year is here again, and one wonders if the flame for Madiba’s legacy is kept radiant. The 67 minutes once a year […]
July 11, 2019

DISCIPLINARY HEARINGS – Be Prepared by Ivan Israelstam

Some time ago I was asked by an employer to assist with preparing for a Labour Court review case. The employer had dismissed the employee for […]
July 4, 2019

Corporate Wellness: The Importance of a Healthy Mind at Work by Kgomotso Mopalami

This week is declared as Corporate Wellness Weekand it is the time when organisations need to do some self-analysis on their wellness programs: are employees needs attended […]
June 28, 2019

South Africa Embracing the Future: Youth Empowerment by Kgomotso Mopalami

The month of June in South Africa is dedicated to the young generation of this country; its own youth, that is vibrant with talent and innovation. […]
June 19, 2019

Addressing Youth Unemployment from HR Point of View by Maphutha Diaz

1. Introduction During the first quarter of 2019, there were approximately 10,3 million persons in the 15–24 age category. Furthermore, between the fourth quarter of 2018 […]
June 12, 2019

Life after graduation by Jacques van Zyl

Imagine having just graduated and embarking on your career path to your dream job. Imagine seeing the advert for an entry level position at your dream […]
June 11, 2019

XOLANI MAWANDE – FROM COO TO CEO: A JOURNEY OF 20 MILESTONES

Building on the press release, in this article we want to pay tribute to the new CEO of SABPP, Xolani Mawande. Over the past five years, […]