Boris Dzhingarov
How to get started as a private tutor - Monetary Library

How to get started as a private tutor[Boris Dzhingarov] A job as a private tutor can be an excellent way to make a living, not to mention that it's a great opportunity to become self-employed and be your own boss...

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Rhys Evans
Hazardous environments call for zero tolerance on alcohol use

Hazardous environments call for zero tolerance on alcohol use[Rhys Evans] The warehousing environment is a hazardous industry, which is increased significantly if employees are operating machinery under the influence of alcohol...

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Lisa Smith
A 25-hour work week for over-40s

Lisa Smith[Lisa Smith] Most people start working as soon as they complete their studies, which means in their early 20s. This cycle of work goes on forever unless the person reaches his or her retirement age...

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Boris Dzhingarov
Three steps to avoiding a hiring disaster - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] While the best investment any business can make is in its people, hiring the wrong people can cost a fortune...

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Brendan Mc Aravey
Creating workplace transformation

Creating workplace transformation[Brendan Mc Aravey] Creating an open office is one thing - a complete workplace transformation is different, as it requires companies to rethink the concept of the workplace and its employees...

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Deirdre Elphick-Moore
How can I be more adaptable in this constantly and rapidly changing world?

How can I be more adaptable in this constantly and rapidly changing world?[Deirdre Elphick-Moore] Adaptability is a life skill that impacts so many aspects of our lives: our stress levels, our ability to keep up socially and whether we thrive professionally...

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Liane McGowan
Emotional intelligence makes for good teams

Emotional intelligence makes for good teams[Liane McGowan] Intelligence quotient (IQ) is often used to determine a potential candidate's ability to perform in the workplace but is being intelligent enough when it comes to working with other people, in teams, or for a manager...?

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Boris Dzhingarov
Expanding your business - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] There is a specific point after successfully running your business for a period of time that you will begin to consider expansion. This is a natural course of action as it is the only way for business to truly evolve...

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Boris Dzhingarov
Important factors to consider before outsourcing - Monetary Library

Important factors to consider before outsourcing[Boris Dzhingarov] Outsourcing can save you time, effort and money. However, as with any business relationship, you have to have your wits about you...

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Zubair Timol
How to drive entrepreneurial spirit within your business - Meltwater

Zubair Timol[Zubair Timol] The spirit of entrepreneurship is something typically associated with people who have innovative ideas and are looking to start or grow their business. But that this kind of spirit and drive should be incorporated into the business model of every company...

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Sindy Peters
#HappinessMatters: Designing a purpose-driven internal brand

#HappinessMatters: Designing a purpose-driven internal brand[Sindy Peters] In motivating his argument on how to design a successful internal brand, Kirby Gordon, VP of Sales and Distribution for FlySafair, referred to career analyst Dan Pink's three elements that drive employees: autonomy, mastery and purpose.

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Sindy Peters
#HappinessMatters: How's your thinking environment?

#HappinessMatters: How's your thinking environment?[Sindy Peters] Trisha Lord believes her life's purpose is to help others implement generative thinking across their relationships...

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Madelein Taljaard (van der Watt)
Understanding the legalities of overtime

Understanding the legalities of overtime[Madelein Taljaard (van der Watt)] The Basic Conditions of Employment Act sets out some clear, realistic laws governing overtime that all employers must heed. This legislation does a good job of balancing the rights of employees and the needs of businesses to avoid contention between employers and employees...

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Zahra Rawjee
Government boosts opportunities for black entrepreneurs - Uzenzele Holdings

Zahra Rawjee[Zahra Rawjee] The new grant and loan fund - BIP (Black Industrialist Programme) - has been launched. While the guidelines of the fund might not be 100% clear, the general principles of it prevail...

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Boris Dzhingarov
How to track the time and work to perfection - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] Time tracking is vital for organisations to understand how productive an employee is. It is particularly important when the employee is paid based on the time spent on the job...

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Auguste Coetzer
Finding diversity through blind hiring

Finding diversity through blind hiring[Auguste Coetzer] Research supports the contention that greater diversity equals greater business success. Internationally, this has prompted a hunt for hiring tools that foster recruitment based solely on aptitude and competencies...

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Boris Dzhingarov
You need contracts for all the work that you do - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] In many situations you'll find yourself facing a timeline or another big project piece being modified. Whenever this happens, a written agreement needs to be signed, besides the initial contract that you hopefully signed...

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Boris Dzhingarov
Four external services that will help your business - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] Whether you're running a start-up or an established business, you can attract more success by taking advantage of time-saving and quality external services...

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Deirdre Elphick-Moore
Developing your personal brand

Developing your personal brand[Deirdre Elphick-Moore] In a world that has 'six degrees of separation' between you and a potential employer or client, building a personal brand is essential...

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David Blyth
Is South Africa's youth lost in translation?

Is South Africa's youth lost in translation?[David Blyth] Last year's matriculants, who form part of the Millennial generation, represent a new way of thinking, working and interacting in the workplace. It is also becoming increasingly clear that they will face some tough challenges on the road ahead...

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