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Bizcommunity.com launches BizTrends 2016 at Leaderex - Bizcommunity.com
Bizcommunity.com launches BizTrends 2016 at Leaderex

A stellar line-up of industry leaders will discuss current trends in the marketing communications industry, as well as do some crystal ball gazing for 2016 at Bizcommunity.com's special trend event on 17 September 2015 at the Sandton Convention Centre.

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 29 Jul 2015 11:10

Rethinking contact centres - Solutions coming your way in August - Sensory Intelligence Consulting_
Rethinking contact centres - Solutions coming your way in August

Establishing world-class contact centres that are conducive to best performance and wellness of staff, whilst simultaneously increasing client engagement and teamwork, can be a tall order. Recruiting agents and team leaders that will fit the industry as well as implementing training methods for team leaders to ensure they lead, engage and motivate with insight and resilience seems to be a constant challenge. Not anymore.

Issued by Sensory Intelligence Consulting_ 27 Jul 2015 14:58

Vodacom scoops South African Employer of Choice Award (>1000 employees) - Careers24
Vodacom scoops South African Employer of Choice Award (>1000 employees)

The Careers24 Future of HR Awards took place at the Premier Hotel, OR Tambo, Johannesburg, on 23 July 2015. Hosted by Topco Media, in partnership with Careers24, these awards brought together industry leaders to celebrate excellence in the HR profession.

Issued by Careers24 27 Jul 2015 14:16

Careers24 releases their first Recruitment Survey results - Careers24
Careers24 releases their first Recruitment Survey results

Careers24, SA's leading online job portal, has released the results of their 2015 Recruitment Survey. Conducted online and via direct emails in May and early June, the survey asked recruiters across various sectors a list of questions that aimed to provide a snapshot of the recruitment sector in South Africa.

Issued by Careers24 14 Jul 2015 12:52

Careers24's May recruitment trends report shows growth in engineering - Careers24
Careers24's May recruitment trends report shows growth in engineering

Careers24 has released their latest recruitment trends, report which shows an interesting change in recruitment in the field of engineering. While there was a slight decline in the demand for candidates (-1%) there was a 4% increase in candidate supply as well as a 5% increase in the applicants per job posting.

Issued by Careers24 13 Jul 2015 09:03

Most recruitment agencies are insolvent - Ad Talent
Most recruitment agencies are insolvent

The winds of change are blowing through the recruitment industry and they are starting to reach gale force. There have been three significant shifts in recent years that have changed the landscape, probably forever:

Issued by Ad Talent 10 Jul 2015 14:55

New HR study finds continuous appraisal more helpful than annual performance reviews - Top Employers Institute
New HR study finds continuous appraisal more helpful than annual performance reviews

Top performing employers are shifting from traditional annual performance reviews in favour of a more agile and collaborative appraisal process.

Issued by Top Employers Institute 22 Jun 2015 14:46

Why hiring people with disabilities is great for your business - B2B Intelligence
Why hiring people with disabilities is great for your business

A look at hiring people with disabilities.

Issued by B2B Intelligence 22 Jun 2015 14:34

Rethink contact centres - Sensory Intelligence Consulting_
Rethink contact centres

"The first day when I walked into a contact centre and saw it looking, sounding and functioning like a beehive, I knew I had my work cut out for me. So my PhD was done in contact centres and I used a correlation study to compare sensory profiles with absenteeism, attrition and performance. Obviously I managed to prove my hypothesis. While contact centres work really well for a certain group of people (28%) and are energised by it, 34% of people will die a slow death - they hate it, can't function, get stressed, anxious and eventually drop out."

Issued by Sensory Intelligence Consulting_ 18 Jun 2015 12:01

How perfect is that perfect job? Considering the psychology behind job satisfaction - Unisa Graduate School of Business Leadership (SBL)
How perfect is that perfect job? Considering the psychology behind job satisfaction

Suppose that you work at a company that has recently received some negative attention in the media. You're on a solid career path and each day brings with it satisfaction in your achievements. Imagine that you are at a cocktail party and someone asks you where you work. Despite having a good job and positive career prospects, you find yourself hesitating before mentioning the name of the company.

By Anton Grobler, Issued by Unisa Graduate School of Business Leadership (SBL) 17 Jun 2015 10:07