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July 5, 2018

Should HR Become a Statutory Profession in South Africa? THE PROS AND CONS by by Marius Meyer

BACKGROUND On 23 May 2018 the Board of SABPP decided to formally reopen the debate on whether HR should become a statutory profession. A decision was […]
July 5, 2018

HR GOVERNANCE: The Human Face of Corporate Governance by Marius Meyer & Michael Glensor

Over the past few years we have faced serious corporate governance scandals, ranging from state capture to other forms of fraud and corruption involving state-owned enterprises, […]
July 4, 2018

Strategic risk and Strategy as a risk by Marius Meyer and Penny Abbott

The future workplace leaders will take strategic risks more seriously.  The Deloitte (2013) study on strategic risk clearly indicates the future importance of strategic risk.   Deloitte states: […]
July 4, 2018

New SABPP #HRStandards Head has a clear vision for improving HR professionalism

On 1 June 2018, Amanda Pukwana joined the SABPP team as Interim Head: HR Standards and Projects to manage our HR Standards Department for the rest […]
July 4, 2018

Cancer at work: Position cancer as an employee wellness priority by Marius Meyer

This week we celebrate #WellnessWeek in South Africa.  It reminded us of the importance of health and wellness in society and indeed the workplace. Last year […]
July 4, 2018

Diversity challenges in South Africa by Marius Meyer

It is now almost two and a half decades since the fall of apartheid, but  South African society is still faced with the legacy of apartheid.  […]
July 2, 2018

Answering the top 10 FAQs about South Africa’s #LeadershipStandard by Marius Meyer & Penny Abbott

Since the development of South Africa’s first leadership standard on 14 September 2017 in Kyalami, Johannesburg, the SABPP office has been inundated with questions from the […]
July 2, 2018

THE SOUTH AFRICAN EMPLOYEE WELLNESS STANDARD: Creating an environment for wellness by Marius Meyer

Over the last few years, wellness week was celebrated in South Africa during the first week of July.  Thus, wellness week has arrived today and will […]
June 28, 2018

The first half of 2018 is now behind us: Have we achieved half our goals? Marius Meyer

We have reached the end of June, i.e. the first half of the year. The second half of 2018 is here and the question is whether […]