#RecruitmentFocus: Applying for government jobs made easier online
#RecruitmentFocus: Applying for government jobs made easier online

Job seekers will soon be able to apply for government jobs through the e-Recruitment system that was launched by Public Service and Administration Minister Ayanda Dlodlo.

4 hours ago

#RecruitmentFocus: Recruiters must embrace technology to stay relevant, says Giraffe CEO
#RecruitmentFocus: Recruiters must embrace technology to stay relevant, says Giraffe CEO

Founded in 2015, high-volume recruitment tech startup Giraffe has since attracted over 500,000 South African jobseekers to its platform. Giraffe helps medium-skilled jobseekers find work and employers recruit staff.

By Sindy Peters 5 hours ago

National Minimum Wage effective 1 January 2019
National Minimum Wage effective 1 January 2019

The proclamation of the long awaited National Minimum Wage is a victory for workers, said President Cyril Ramaphosa.

2 days ago

2018 ASAQS Salary Survey Report released
2018 ASAQS Salary Survey Report released

The Association of South African Quantity Surveyors (ASAQS) has released its 2018 Salary Survey Report. Over 100 quantity surveying practices, some of which operate in more than one province, participated in this year's survey, with the salaries of 506 quantity surveyors having been analysed.

2 days ago

#FairnessFirst: How to handle being 'the only' in the boardroom
#FairnessFirst: How to handle being 'the only' in the boardroom

From queen bee syndrome to unchecked micro-aggressions and struggling to deal with being 'the only' in the boardroom, Corinium's Women in Digital and Data Forum touched on many topics that may be subconsciously holding back our businesses from becoming more inclusive.

By Leigh Andrews 2 days ago

#RecruitmentFocus: Noella Coursaris Musunka on the power of mentorship in Africa
#RecruitmentFocus: Noella Coursaris Musunka on the power of mentorship in Africa

International model, philanthropist and advocate for women and children empowerment Noella Coursaris Musunka was recently in South Africa to accept an award in recognition of her humanitarian work in Africa.

By Sindy Peters 2 days ago

#RecruitmentFocus: What deductions can be made from an employee's salary when they resign?
#RecruitmentFocus: What deductions can be made from an employee's salary when they resign?

The end of the year often brings resignations as employees look to a fresh start in the new year. While employers may think they can dig out whatever they want from an employee's salary or final payment, the reality is there are only certain instances where they can deduct monies.

7 Dec 2018

Unbox the festive season
Unbox the festive season

Festive goodwill is part and parcel of the holiday season! Here at Biz we're wrapping up our year with promotional goodies as a small way of thanking you for your amazing presence on the site in 2018. The last newsletter this year will be sent on 18 December 2018 and will resume again on 7 January 2019, but the website will be updated with daily news, job ads and events throughout the festive season.

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 7 Dec 2018

#RecruitmentFocus: HR depts among least digitally advanced - AESC Global Study
#RecruitmentFocus: HR depts among least digitally advanced - AESC Global Study

The worldwide Association of Executive Search and Leadership Consultants (AESC) recently released the results of their global survey of more than 600 executive recruiters and leadership advisors from leading executive search firms. The results of the survey, published in AESC's new report Leading Transformation: Shaping the C-Suite for Business 4.0 Innovation, reveal that departmental silos within organisations continue to create major barriers to enterprise-wide digital transformation.

6 Dec 2018

BizTrendsLIVE! January 2019 speaker line up
BizTrendsLIVE! January 2019 speaker line up

Bizcommunity invites you to join us as four 'Afro-futurists', all published authors, all experienced global keynote speakers and trend consultants, impart their knowledge in one intensive morning session that will set the course into 2020 and beyond.

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 6 Dec 2018

Workers barred from picketing at Dis-Chem
Workers barred from picketing at Dis-Chem

Four men were arrested when 200 workers demonstrated on Wednesday in front of the Dis-Chem store in Canal Walk, Cape Town. Workers are demanding better wages and working conditions and the recognition of their union.

By Tariro Washinyira 6 Dec 2018

#RecruitmentFocus: Why vocational training could be the start to a great career
#RecruitmentFocus: Why vocational training could be the start to a great career

This year's matriculants should take a serious look at vocational careers, says education expert Elbie Liebenberg, principal of Oxbridge Academy, as demand for qualified and skilled individuals remains despite South Africa's sluggish economy.

5 Dec 2018

Professor Kelly Chibale. Photo: Je'nine May
R&D is the pipeline for science jobs in Africa

There's a critical need to invest in a research & development (R&D) industry that could create a pipeline of jobs for science graduates in Africa.

5 Dec 2018