The current job market may seem as volatile as Bell Pottinger's anxiety levels, so we did some research and crunched the numbers to give you an outlook on skills that are on South African recruiters' hot (and not) list right now when hiring talent online.
CareerJunction 1 day ago
The two new tax bills are already causing a stir over the proposed amendment that South Africans working abroad will no longer be exempt from double taxation. However, there are several other amendments that will affect employers and employees, and have an impact on other labour-related legislation.
Tarryn Atkinson 1 day ago
Ten teams comprising 21 African social entrepreneurs have been named winners in the Resolution Social Venture Challenge - a collaboration between the Mastercard Foundation and The Resolution Project - at the Baobab Summit in Johannesburg. The winning teams earned a fellowship including seed funding, mentorship and access to a network of young global change makers to pursue impactful projects in their communities.
Suspended SABC chief financial officer James Aguma's legal representative has argued that additional charges brought against his client at his disciplinary hearing are pure victimisation.
Neo Goba 3 days ago
With the fourth industrial revolution, entirely new jobs and careers now exist, and it may be time for business leaders and decision makers to review their dated notions that any candidate with a degree is ‘better' or ‘more employable' than one without.
A recent Labour Appeal Court case reviewed whether the employee was unfairly dismissed after his appointment letter was automatically terminated because of a provision stating that his offer of employment was conditional on a positive outcome of a vetting process.
Andre Van Heerden and Jacques van Wyk 18 Jul 2017
Customer experience management (CEM) utilises user experience, customer satisfaction and value-add and will be the next ‘big thing' for businesses looking to exploit multiple channels of communication that link the customer.
The Department of Labour has welcomed a CCMA ruling which states that Uber drivers are fully protected by the South African labour laws.
South Africa's printing industry is working hard to help develop entrepreneurs who can “pay it forward” by employing others, according to Steve Thobela, CEO of industry body, Printing SA.
Whether you're a small business owner or CEO to a large enterprise, building a team of experienced and skilled individuals is essential to your success. But we often forget one crucial element to establishing a productive work environment - trust. Without it, your team cannot work cohesively and effectively.
Dr John Demartini 17 Jul 2017
Columba Leadership and Money for Jam (M4JAM) have created a scalable business model that aims to drive employment, education, and sustainable community development, earning them a place on the Unilever Global Development Award shortlist.
Although very common across all types of industries and jobs, several studies have demonstrated that low back disorder rates are particularly prevalent in certain types of industries and within certain occupations. Work-related back disorders are a significant and increasing problem in office workplaces and a major contributor to rising absenteeism.