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Covid-19 lockdown: How it will affect your employer's finances
Covid-19 lockdown: How it will affect your employer's finances

With South African businesses facing an unprecedented crisis, many are worried about whether they will be able to afford to pay their employees...

By Yolandi Esterhuizen 26 Mar 2020

How tech can repair the communication breakdown between recruiters, clients
How tech can repair the communication breakdown between recruiters, clients

Poor communication has been cited as the top issue businesses face when dealing with recruitment agencies, and one of the key drivers behind clients cutting ties with recruiters...

4 Mar 2020

What managers should look for in effective workflow software
What managers should look for in effective workflow software

Very few people are born great managers; it just comes easier to some than others. Besides the type of management style and trust staff have in a leader, adopting true workflow practices and choosing the right software can help you bridge the gap between counterproductive and effective management...

By Adam Shapiro 3 Feb 2020

#EvolutionOfWork: 2020 ushers in new importance for HR and payroll data
#EvolutionOfWork: 2020 ushers in new importance for HR and payroll data

This year will see HR and payroll data play a pivotal role in business, becoming an increasingly valuable asset that provides a snapshot overview of the current status of the business. This is according to Ian McAlister, general manager of CRS Technologies...

24 Jan 2020

#BizTrends2020: The evolving role of HR as a strategic partner
#BizTrends2020: The evolving role of HR as a strategic partner

The role of HR within the business has come a long way. For many years the HR person within a company was tasked with managing salary cost, ensuring the right talent was attracted and managing performance...

By Sandra Crous 8 Jan 2020

The importance of a pay structure
The importance of a pay structure

People can be the determining factor of the success or failure of an organisation. This is why it is very important to attract and retain the right skills to drive company performance. This can be achieved with the right remuneration practices...

By Lutendo Dama 18 Dec 2019

#BestofBiz 2019: HR & Management
#BestofBiz 2019: HR & Management

We've compiled our annual #BestofBiz 2019 lists across all our industries featuring our most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views. Discover the most read content on Bizcommunity's Human Resources & Management site over the past year below...

17 Dec 2019

UCT's Executive MBA programme cracks prestigious global Top 50 ranking
UCT's Executive MBA programme cracks prestigious global Top 50 ranking

The UCT Graduate School of Business (GSB) is ranked 47th in the world, and the best in Africa, for its MBA specialising in Executive Management (EMBA) according to the Financial Times (FT) EMBA Rankings for 2019...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 26 Nov 2019

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Scheduling meetings across time zones meets dedication - The story of a room booking software's trip to the USA

In an era of co-working and globalisation, finding the right tools to navigate the workplace is vital for the success of a project or a business...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 22 Oct 2019

Cloud is the future of payroll
Cloud is the future of payroll

Cloud technologies are becoming more popular than ever before...

21 Oct 2019

Know your business inside out with a Biz Office
Know your business inside out with a Biz Office

New expectations of transparency and authenticity in business means things like organisational purpose, brand stories, how your company does things, what it believes in and what it stands for, can all play a part in how your company sees itself and how it is seen by others...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 2 Oct 2019

Top ratings for Biz Rate Card 2019
Top ratings for Biz Rate Card 2019

Bizcommunity is excited to announce the relaunch of our Biz Product and Rate Card, featuring all-new product infographics, descriptors and more...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 27 Sep 2019

HR risk management: 3 steps to screening potential employees
HR risk management: 3 steps to screening potential employees

Even with highly skilled and trained human resources (HR) personnel, it is possible for unsavoury employees to get through the cracks of the hiring process. So how do companies strengthen their hiring process, while ensuring that those currently hired by the company aren't a threat...?

4 Sep 2019

How to leverage HR tech to gain a competitive edge
How to leverage HR tech to gain a competitive edge

When it comes to human resources, South African organisations face a challenge: despite unemployment being at 29% in the second quarter of 2019, the ability to attract and retain skilled staff remains exceptionally difficult...

By Ronnie Toerien 21 Aug 2019

GIVEAWAY: 2 copies of Essentials of Retirement Fund Management up for grabs
GIVEAWAY: 2 copies of Essentials of Retirement Fund Management up for grabs

An essential resource for trustees of retirement funds, the Essentials of Retirement Fund Management includes commentary and legislation in a concise and informative style that will appeal to all tiers of trustees...

21 Aug 2019

The threat of ghost employees and how to exorcise them...
The threat of ghost employees and how to exorcise them...

The occurrence of ghost employees on a company's payroll system ranks as the most difficult type of payroll fraud to detect, particularly in larger companies where no proper controls exist. Over time, this can pose a serious threat to the organisation's profitability and sustainability...

31 Jul 2019

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Developing hybrid skills: How tech and AI are reshaping the hospitality job market

Over the last decade, technology has transformed marketing, reservations, guest relations, service and many other aspects of this industry...

By Julia Aymonier 30 Jul 2019

3 steps towards 'glass boxing' your company with a Biz Press Office
3 steps towards 'glass boxing' your company with a Biz Press Office

Since 2001, Bizcommunity anticipated the role of company culture as intellectual capital. Biz Press Offices are a "glass box" game changer, offering a window into 18 industry communities...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 23 Jul 2019

bountiXP MD Dane Amyot talks about the platform that aligns strategy and culture
bountiXP MD Dane Amyot talks about the platform that aligns strategy and culture

The best-performing companies are often the best aligned. But all too often, culture does not align with an organisation's goals and objectives...

Issued by bountiXP 23 Jul 2019

How social networking is building better businesses from the inside
How social networking is building better businesses from the inside

Research shows that businesses with good internal communication consistently outperform their competitors. As former Campbell's Soup CEO Doug Conant put it: "To win in the marketplace you must first win in the workplace."...

By Brent Smith, Issued by New Media 9 Jul 2019

Anything but soft; EQ is the key to future business success
Anything but soft; EQ is the key to future business success

We know the robots are coming, now what? HR departments have their eyes glued to this development...

By Ashalia Maharajh, Issued by Red & Yellow 5 Jul 2019

Technology: Putting the "human" back in human resources
Technology: Putting the "human" back in human resources

A study recently published by the Journal of Economic and Financial Sciences confirms that as South Africa's popularity as a tourist destination increases, the need for skilled human capital increases too...

By Jane Thomson 5 Jul 2019

Amazing Lives Consulting & Projects (ALCP) launches
Amazing Lives Consulting & Projects (ALCP) launches

Specialising in life, career and business coaching; human capital and change management consulting, ALCP has successfully transformed lives and businesses for over five years...

Issued by Amazing Lives 27 Jun 2019

How Payroll and HR are earning their spot at the boardroom table
How Payroll and HR are earning their spot at the boardroom table

To those viewing Payroll and HR departments from the outside, one might be forgiven for assuming them to be fairly constant...

20 Jun 2019

#StartupStory: There's a new expense claim app in town
#StartupStory: There's a new expense claim app in town

Slipztream, an innovative expense claim app created and self-funded by former professional rugby player, Dylan Des Fountain and his entrepreneur wife, Joy Des Fountain, was recently launched...

By Evan-Lee Courie 18 Jun 2019

Payroll and HR technology: Threat or opportunity?
Payroll and HR technology: Threat or opportunity?

With many fundamental business tasks already being taken over by automation and artificial intelligence, and most other roles becoming more tech-centric with every passing year, many in the Payroll and HR industry are wondering what this growing digitalisation means for their work...

By Sandra Crous 27 May 2019

Why automation is a key to hiring diversity
Why automation is a key to hiring diversity

It is universally acknowledged that the status quo in hiring and talent acquisition just isn't cutting it...

By Adrian Cernat 14 May 2019

Don't fake it to make it!
Don't fake it to make it!

With the reality of background screening steadily becoming a compulsory practice within the hiring process - what does this mean for candidates...?

By Michelle Baron-Williamson 15 Apr 2019

Your payroll provider might be compliant, but are they honest and transparent?
Your payroll provider might be compliant, but are they honest and transparent?

Today, more and more businesses are confidently outsourcing business functions, or parts thereof to service providers whom they trust to do the job faster, more affordably, and more effectively than they can themselves. Payroll and HR is no exception to the trend...

By Warren van Wyk 1 Apr 2019

Join the Safety, Health and Environment (SHE) Management Training
Join the Safety, Health and Environment (SHE) Management Training

There has been increasing emphasis by the Department of Labour on improving the overall health and safety performance of all industries in South Africa...

Issued by UKZN Extended Learning 13 Mar 2019

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