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Why contracting, micro-jobbing and gig work is on the rise

The need for companies to be more agile in the way they operate is on the increase, and so is the upward trend of job-seekers contracting, micro-jobbing and gig working. Here's why....

By Phillipa Geard, Issued by RecruitMyMom 21 Sep 2020

Feeling drained? Here's 5 tips to boost your resilience

When thinking about resilience, we need to remind ourselves it is not about grit and tenacity. It is more than that...

By Anja van Beek 14 Sep 2020

Pros and cons of working from home

An unforeseen work-from-home revolution has caught many companies by surprise as most employees have now been forced to work from home...

By Nick Durrant, Issued by Bluegrass Digital 9 Sep 2020

How Covid-19 is changing the workplace and the role HRM can play

On Thursday, 10 September 2020, Sacap is hosting a webinar focusing on 'how Covid-19 is changing the workplace and the role HRM can play'...

Issued by SACAP 7 Sep 2020

Freeing up the big bosses to focus on their core role of getting back to business

David Seinker, founder and CEO of The Business Exchange, has some practical advice for bosses finding themselves overwhelmed by the minutiae of doing business in lockdown...

Issued by Irvine Partners 31 Aug 2020

Necessary changes to eliminate violence and harassment in the workplace

On 20 August 2020, the Minister of Employment and Labour in South Africa published the Draft Code of Good Practice on the Prevention and Elimination of Violence and Harassment in the World of Work (Draft Code), for public comment...

By Tiisetso Rabolao and Kirsty Gibson 27 Aug 2020

Work from home - short-term response or new normal?

Across the world, Covid-19 pandemic has upended people's working lives. Borderless Access has taken a closer look at how people's working lives have changed in sub-Saharan Africa...

Issued by Borderless Access 20 Aug 2020

Employee wellness support needed as part of employee value proposition

The Covid-19 pandemic has brought unprecedented times of change. The changed world we have experienced in 2020 translates in a number of ways...

By Andrea Nel and Morag Phillips 20 Aug 2020

Global business travel will not be killed off by coronavirus - new research

Global business travel has largely ground to a halt during the pandemic. Experts have been raising the alarm that this is the death of business travel as we know it...

By Kieran Michael Conroy, Anthony McDonnell & Stefan Jooss 19 Aug 2020

5 key reasons why health and safety e-learning is essential (and not overrated)

SafetyWallet provides a unique, tailored solution that helps numerous businesses despite the industry in which they operate...

Issued by SA Shares 19 Aug 2020

Impact of employees' health and wellbeing on your company's bottom line

Corporates are currently dealing with how to report company performance whilst navigating a myriad of uncertainties due to the outbreak of Covid-19...

By Loshni Naidoo 14 Aug 2020

Private sector records slight improvement in safety compliance

The Department of Employment and Labour's Inspection and Enforcement Services (IES) has recorded a slight improvement in safety compliance in the private sector, while the government sector has seen a slight decline...

13 Aug 2020

Women in Business Conference set to break new ground in 2020

For the first time in its 21-year history, the UCT Graduate School of Business' popular annual Women in Business Conference, focused on addressing inclusion, access, and equality in the workplace, will take place online...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 7 Aug 2020

Facilities management - a new role as employees return to the workplace

Broll Property Group recently hosted its second Property Intel Podcast, 'Why return to the workplace?', highlighting some of the considerations behind a planned, individualised and carefully orchestrated re-entry to the workplace...

31 Jul 2020

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