Nomzamo Landingwe Macoso
#WomensMonth: Renewables, sustainability and singing in the car

Nomzamo Landingwe Macoso is broad-based black economic empowerment (BBBEE) strategist at Nordex Acciona Wind Power...

By Nicci Botha 16 Aug 2018

Beyond B-BBEE: How to make supplier diversity part of your business DNA
Beyond B-BBEE: How to make supplier diversity part of your business DNA

Over the past decade, the procurement function has become an important vehicle for business transformation...

By Shereen Wardakan 15 Aug 2018

Women don't need to 'grow a pair' to be successful
Women don't need to 'grow a pair' to be successful

"As women, we are often told we need to grow a pair of balls if we want to succeed in the business world... women should not buy into the fallacy that they need to mimic men to achieve great success," says Jennifer Da Mata, managing director of Strata-G Labour Solutions.

13 Aug 2018

Policy to transform media sector in the pipeline
Policy to transform media sector in the pipeline

Government is working on a Black Economic Empowerment (BEE) policy for the media sector in South Africa, says Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane...

1 Aug 2018

Countdown to Employment Equity submissions
Countdown to Employment Equity submissions

If you are a designated employer, you have only two months to prepare for your Employment Equity Report submissions...

Issued by Eskilz College 19 Jul 2018

BEE Commission sets the record straight
BEE Commission sets the record straight

Government and other organs of state should reject Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) certificates issued by verification agencies not accredited by the South African National Accreditation Systems...

6 Jul 2018

No woman should be expected to be Superwoman
No woman should be expected to be Superwoman

Working women can have it all when it comes to family, children and a career but they can't do it alone, says New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Aldern, who has just given birth to her first child, becoming only the second woman holding office to do so...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 29 Jun 2018

Concern raised about transformation
Concern raised about transformation

Minister of Labour Mildred Oliphant has expressed concern that a few companies are evading implementing their own Employment Equity Plans...

28 Jun 2018

Winners of the first all-Africa Employee Engagement Awards
Winners of the first all-Africa Employee Engagement Awards

The inaugural Africa-wide Employee Engagement Awards and Conference hosted 150 people at the Hyatt in Rosebank, Johannesburg, on 14 June 2018...

18 Jun 2018

A South African's guide to moving to and making it in Malta: The propaganda of optimism
A South African's guide to moving to and making it in Malta: The propaganda of optimism

If South Africa is reality, then Malta is wonderland. Or vice versa, as I've discovered on a visit back to the old country...

By Marcus 'The Maltese Falcon' Brewster 15 Jun 2018

#FairnessFirst: All you need to know to #unstereotype advertising
#FairnessFirst: All you need to know to #unstereotype advertising

The Unstereotype Alliance launched at Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity last year and has just joined Twitter...

By Leigh Andrews 11 Jun 2018

Transformation isn't a programme - it's a way of life
Transformation isn't a programme - it's a way of life

Werner Lindemann looks at ways that you can drive transformation across your organisation in a way that is sustainable...

By Werner Lindemann 4 Jun 2018

#FairnessFirst: What you can learn from Starbucks' anti-bias diversity training
#FairnessFirst: What you can learn from Starbucks' anti-bias diversity training

Starbucks made the drastic move of shutting all 8,000 of its stores across the US on Tuesday afternoon for compulsory 'anti-bias' diversity training sessions. Here's what other brands can learn from this...

By Leigh Andrews 4 Jun 2018

Construction companies in danger of downgraded B-BBEE status - survey
Construction companies in danger of downgraded B-BBEE status - survey

According to a snap survey by TaranisCo Advisory, a large number of construction companies are in danger of having their B-BBEE status downgraded...

14 May 2018

Playing fields not quite level, despite progress
Playing fields not quite level, despite progress

More than 50% of sport federations in South Africa have reported senior and underage representative teams that are well below the envisaged 50% representation target...

7 May 2018

Summit connects disabled learners to potential employers
Summit connects disabled learners to potential employers

Hundreds of disabled learners had the opportunity to meet corporates seeking to employ people with disabilities...

25 Apr 2018

Public comment sought on BEE codes
Public comment sought on BEE codes

The Department of Trade and Industry (dti) is seeking public comment on the proposed amendments to the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Amendment (B-BBEE) Codes of Good Practice...

24 Apr 2018

How to prepare for BBBEE verification
How to prepare for BBBEE verification

Whether businesses are start-up operations or listed entities, they need to meet specific Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment (BBBEE) criteria to conduct business in South Africa, especially with government bodies and public-sector organisations.

23 Apr 2018

New study says the gender gap in science could take generations to fix
New study says the gender gap in science could take generations to fix

Without further interventions, the gender gap in the science workforce is likely to persist for generations, particularly in surgery, computer science, physics and maths...

By Luke Holman 20 Apr 2018

Zodwa Ntuli, Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) Commission
Companies still fronting through trusts

Companies are still dabbling in fronting through the use of trusts, the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) Commission says...

18 Apr 2018

Soria Hay, head of corporate finance, Bravura
'Once empowered always empowered' victory may be a hollow one

The Chamber of Mines emerged victorious when the High Court ruled last week that South African mining companies aren¹t required to top up black ownership levels if they have previously met the minimum requirements...

9 Apr 2018

Targets and quotas: The impersonal arithmetic of transformation
Targets and quotas: The impersonal arithmetic of transformation

Are you a designated employer seeking to prepare your Employment Equity Plan (EE Plan) for the first time or renew an existing EE Plan...?

By Lauren Salt and JJ van der Walt 7 Mar 2018