I am very sure that I will be given great guidance from this forum and this is the only forum I know which can give me the advice I need.In seeking to recognise excellence in Technical and Vocational…Continue
That phone call from Istanbul, “Fortunate has won!” will not be forgotten very soon. A journey which started late in December last year culminated in a young colleague, Fortunate Mboweni, winning the 2014 Young Freight Forwarder of the Year competition which is organised by the International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations (FIATA).
Fortunate is the first Africa born African to have won this competition since its inception in 1999.
What an amazing experience to…Continue
Business owners and managers are painfully aware of the constraints which skills shortages are placing on their ability to grow. At the same time we are sitting on a smoldering powder keg of unemployable youth.
The solution lies in our own hands, but why aren’t we seeing this?
South Africa: a rich legacy of mysteries-
We boast the Flying Dutchmen, a Dutch trading vessel which sank just off the Cape in 1641. It is said that whoever…Continue
Survey pinpoints training as opportunity to supply chain success
There is a golden thread throughout Barloworld Logistics 2013 supplychainforesight* survey – training.
In respect of South Africa’s competitiveness, 82% of the survey’s respondents identified education and skills as being one of the constraints.
In this context, the finding that seventy-nine per cent of respondents said supply chain and logistics innovation is essential to…Continue