End of road for low-commitment investments in Africa: South Africa no longer automatic country of choice...
27 Sep 2017
The London School of Marketing (LSM) emphasises the importance of developing a clear, accurate and eye-catching CV in today's competitive job market and advises students to take a pro-active approach...
5 Feb 2016
The London School of Marketing has published an article that guides students through the difficult decision of choosing a Foundation or Certificate course in marketing, factoring in experience and career goals.
13 Aug 2015
New PwC survey dispels myths about women and work...
5 Mar 2015
LONDON, UK: WANTED: Paintball tester to stand in the line of fire: salary R689,000...
27 Nov 2014
MANCHESTER, UK: Labour costs are one of the biggest business expenses, so it makes sense to ensure your workers are as productive as they can be. Here are some steps you can take to achieve that.
Julie Cheung 29 Aug 2013
LONDON, UK / JOHANNESBURG, SA: Research reveals employees are often consulted, but their opinion rarely exerted influence.
12 Apr 2013
LONDON, UK: PwC's Key Trends in Human Capital 2012 report reveals that productivity levels saw a sharp drop in 2011 following a period of relative stability between 2006 and 2010. The report suggests this drop is driven by an increase in employee costs, which have jumped 16% from 2009 to around US$55 000 in 2011.
31 Jul 2012
LONDON, UK: comScore, Inc has released an overview of Internet usage in Europe, showing 373.4 million unique visitors went online in September 2011 for an average of 26.4 hours per person. This release highlights Internet usage in 49 European markets aggregated into the European region and provides individual reporting on 18 markets.
17 Nov 2011
LONDON, UK: Richard Irwin, head of student recruitment, PwC, comments on the Association of Graduate Recruiters (AGR) winter survey showing an increase in job opportunities, but stagnation in salary levels.
28 Jan 2011
LONDON, UK: Graduate employer PwC working in partnership with Bright Futures have launched Business Champions, the ultimate business game, which gives students the opportunity to put their skills to the test and try their hand at becoming budding entrepreneurs.
12 Nov 2010
LONDON, UK: PwC research finds that industries such as the outsourcing market could help alleviate potential combined public and private sector job losses due to public sector spending cuts and that public sector spending cuts could reduce private sector gross output by around £46 billion (about R500 billion) per annum by 2014/15.
15 Oct 2010
LONDON, UK: Failure to retain competent employees is costing UK businesses £42 billion (about R462 billion) a year and PwC issues warning on staff replacement costs as quarter of workers seek higher paid jobs.
8 Oct 2010
LONDON, UK: Corporate assets are set to overtake cash as main financing source for pension scheme shortfalls as companies looking to repair defined benefit pension scheme deficits begin using assets more than cash contributions over the next year, according to analysis by PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC).
3 Sep 2010
LONDON, UK: A Level results revealed, but university isn't the only route to a great business career...
24 Aug 2010
LONDON, UK: The latest Global Business Outlook Survey from KPMG International suggests that businesses are ready to begin investing again as the healthy optimism recorded earlier in the year holds firm. Overall, business optimism remains static but strong, with India and China leading the way; while UK and Spain are still less confident.
3 Aug 2010
NEW YORK, US / LONDON, UK: organisations have proved far more agile than those in the UK and the rest of Europe at maximising profit from their investment in people, according to PwC research published today, 26 July 2010.
26 Jul 2010
LONDON, UK: The poweRBrands app gives users the chance to test their business skills within an FMCG environment and work their way up the corporate ladder. The app has been developed by Nudge Social Media in partnership with recruitment marketing agency Euro RSCG Riley and the client.
Mark St Andrew, creamglobal.com 19 Jul 2010
LONDON, UK: A new study by the UK's leading discount code and voucher website has revealed that 79% of students would work unpaid to get a job, with just 17% believing that they would get a job upon graduating.
8 Jul 2010
LONDON, UK: British university students will be able to prepare for harsh realities of the real world when they enter summer boot camp with UK's top graduate employer.
6 Jul 2010
AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands: Patsy Peacock, the founder of one of the Southern Hemisphere's top creative recruitment agencies, FBI Recruitment, announced on 21 June 2010 that FBI is launching in Europe with former 180 Amsterdam head of talent Astrid Boesze as managing partner.
22 Jun 2010
Nuremberg, Germany: According to a survey Challenges of Europe 2010 carried out by the GfK Association*, apparently, many things, but of all Europeans, the Germans worry the most, and unemployment is Europe's greatest challenge.
14 Jun 2010
A new global survey recently conducted by PricewaterhouseCoopers into what employees want has come up with some interesting findings... The survey, Managing Tomorrow's People* found that employees prefer flexible working conditions, that 50% employees would rather be self-employed and corporate values are regarded as more important than the prestige gained by working for an elite company.
7 Jun 2010