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"Hi Lynel, this has become an interesting discussion - do you have enough information to form a rating of the 21 Setas?  What about a draft 1 - 21 for members to comment on?"
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Lynel Farrell replied to Lynel Farrell's discussion If you had to choose between SETAs and QCTO ..............
"And there was silence .................. do we voice our concerns, or do we just leave it, let the SETAs go and deal with the QCTO?"

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"Hi Ayesha, thank you for your comments, unfortunately I have not had any dealings with CHIETA yet, but will test the system soon and give feedback.  There has not been one complaint against the CHIETA in this discussion, so I will give you a…"
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"HI Lynel and others Seems like you have had no dealings with the CHIETA? One of the top SETAs, 13th unqualified financial audit, great systems and staff, no pots of money in the bank as all disbursements to companies made as required, etc, eTC,ETC"
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    Started by shepherd chihwehwete in Vacancies & Contracts for Work yesterday. 0 Replies

    GreetingsDo you need the services of a CATHSSETA,ETDP SETA and SERVICES SETA registered assessor? If you are looking for someone to carry out assessments then, please e-mail me on or phone me on 084 281 8593.Below are…Continue

    Amended Employment Equity Training Materials

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     I am looking foe Employment Equity Material covering the new amendments and regulations. If anyone has the material please get in touch with me on / 0114624642Continue

    Assistance re Demographics Welbedacth Durbn KZN

    Started by Mark Naidoo in Education, ECD, Post-school Education & Training. Last reply by Mark Naidoo yesterday. 2 Replies

    Hi All.i am looking for information pertaining to my studies... I need stats on an area called Welbedacht, Durban KZN.Gender demographics, number of breadwinners, literacy rate amongst men and women, employment situation, crime and gangsterism rate,…Continue

    Tags: Census, politics, education

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    Masculine- themed job adverts signal to women that they do not belong in that workplace

    Posted by sharon snell on August 22, 2014 at 0:45 0 Comments


    Employers may unknowingly be discouraging female job seekers from applying for jobs merely by the way their job adverts are worded. Masculine-themed words (such as competitive, dominate, and leader) present in job adverts can dissuade women from applying because they cue that women do not belong. These masculine themed job adverts often have a discriminatory effect, even though they do not have a discriminatory intent. This is…


    Your purpose is your power

    Posted by Marilyn Jones on August 20, 2014 at 22:30 0 Comments

    You are on this planet for a very specific reason. To positively impact people the way that ONLY you can. This is your service to humanity. 

    It means finding and using your strongest talents.

    Where you are right now (your career) is part of your purpose. But it may also be a necessary step towards greater fulfilment.

    Your purpose is your passion and your power. It is the underlying driving force of your life. It gives your life meaning and direction. This driving force…


    The death toll at the collapsed house in Alberton....

    Posted by Madivan van der Merwe on August 18, 2014 at 20:02 0 Comments

    ER24’s spokesperson Luyanda Majija said according to information they received there were 27 people on site when the building suddenly collapsed at the Meyersdal Eco Estate.

    Several were injured while at least nine died when the house which was being re-renovated collapsed.

    “There were 11 people with no injuries on site, two people were critically injured, two with moderate injuries and two with minor injuries and eight dead,” said Majija.

    Two of the people are…



    Posted by Madivan van der Merwe on August 17, 2014 at 16:10 0 Comments

    Success is reserved for those who are steadfast in their desires as they become great!! - This is a powerful quote..

    Give your Secretaries the Gift of Time this Secretaries Day

    Posted by Karen Hardman on August 14, 2014 at 17:38 0 Comments

    Book Priority Management for a 1-hour session during the week of 1-5 September 2014 and we will share some Productivity Tips to ease the workload.


    Productivity Challenges addressed:

    -  Too much time in in-box

    -  Poor planning resulting in low productivity

    -  Constantly changing priorities

    -  Struggling to focus on the right things

    -  Too many distractions / interruptions

    -  Others not…


    Ethically Speaking

    Posted by Michelle Shippel on August 14, 2014 at 15:09 0 Comments

    You go for a job interview and receive the call that the job is yours. You are filled with appreciation, excitement and an increased level of self confidence. You arrive for work and are shown to your desk or office and for the first week everything seems to be going well. Your…


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