Medical aids, hospital plans, medical insurance and so on can make your head spin. Having some kind of medical cover is vital and yet navigating your way through what each option means and how it assists you, is tricky. Every single medical cover company has different options and a variety of packages that cover various different instances. The South African government has put into place something called the prescribed medical benefits (PMB). PMBs have been defined as medical benefits that…Continue
Despite some of the best legislation in the world, South African industries leave hundreds dead or maimed, every year. Employers need to maintain a healthy work environment and employees need to be protected, both physically and against unscrupulous employer behaviour. Serious injuries in the workplace are far too common. Of the most common workplace injuries, the majority are random that can happen to anyone at any time.…Continue
Added by Chantel Harris on January 12, 2017 at 16:20 — No Comments
There is a place for TVET colleges and there is a need for our youth to consider attending TVET colleges. TVET colleges are different to universities in that they offer many of the essential courses to ensure the achievement of the skills and training needed that are essential to the South African Economy.
South Africa is in need of Educated, qualified and…Continue
SASSETA will be launching its Road shows on 1 February 2017 in respect of the 2017/2018 financial year. The purpose of the Roadshows is to capacitate its stakeholders on the following:
The road shows will be held in the below…Continue
Added by Cindy Payle on January 11, 2017 at 11:58 — No Comments
This is the first of a six part series designed to assist all school leavers as they embark on the journey of life.
You may copy this for anyone who might benefit from it.
1. Important decisions to make - the way forward…Continue
Added by Des Squire on January 10, 2017 at 8:01 — No Comments
Learners of the 21st century need to become part of a workforce where they can function as independent thinkers, have the ability to do research, have drill-down skills to get to the core of a challenge, have inquiring minds linked to strategic imagination for solving problems, are enabled to visualize challenges and solutions and are skilled to continuously learn, de-learn and re-learn. It is clear from the above description,…Continue
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Workplace safety is part of building a work environment that people want to be in and feel comfortable in. How can you as a manager, create a safe space? This can be accomplished by taking measures to educate employees and effectively communicating safety-driven mindset. Protecting your employees can be challenging. The modern workplace can be a loud and dangerous place that exposes your employees to hazards unique to a workplace or professional environment. For this reason,…Continue
Added by Chantel Harris on January 5, 2017 at 9:59 — No Comments
IS IT POSSIBLE TO WIN IF YOU KNEW YOU WOULD NOT LOSE
Lets say you get into a foot ball pitch with a ball under your arm and you run all the way to the end of pitch and you touch the ground and then raise your hands and shout score on top of your voice.
No! Its not a touch down until you dance by the secondary and meet the 300 pounders who want to smash your face and the tough. Until you have met with resistance on the way. Maybe if you dodge the 300 pounders all the way to the…Continue
Added by Dr John Mbuya on January 4, 2017 at 15:11 — No Comments
In a couple of days it’ll be the start of a brand new year. Everybody spends a lot of their time making New year’s Resolutions and often times they’re very personal. You’re going to stop eating junk food, go to gym, spend more time at home, read that book you’ve been tackling for the past year and so on. However, the better idea is to make some New Year’s Resolutions that will affect your professional life in a positive way. Ever considered taking a course?…Continue
Added by Chantel Harris on January 3, 2017 at 16:08 — No Comments
Being a manager isn’t easy. There’s a lot more to it than simply completing tasks, ticking off boxes and making sure everything gets done. Your main job is to manage a team and ensure that they are functioning at their best all the time. Once you become a manager, your job gets a whole lot more complicated. It’s no longer about just keeping your head down and doing your own work. There’s a lot more to it than that.
TRANSFORMING WORK ENVIRONMENTS THROUGH EMPLOYEE ENGAGEMENT
Employee Engagement is concerned with the level of emotional preparedness and commitment an individual has towards organisational objectives, mission and vision, and how they see and interpret…Continue
Added by Dr King Costa on January 2, 2017 at 18:30 — No Comments
Are you thinking about making a career change in the new year? Are you considering a career in the nonprofit sector? Then volunteering in the sector is essential. Volunteering allows job seekers the opportunity to gain experience and make contacts in the nonprofit sector. It could also be a great way to explore another area of interest within the world of nonprofit career opportunities. This is the ideal way to make a difference while advancing your own career. Here are some of the…Continue
Added by Chantel Harris on January 2, 2017 at 6:08 — No Comments
Are you also making your learners dumb, dumber, dumbest?
I should rather direct the question to you. How clever did teachings you received made you?
What I mean is: To what extend did the knowledge copied from somewhere (textbooks and people) and…Continue
This is a sequel to an article I published on the 6th on November. 2016 on LinkedIn
In that article we did establish that human beings have three forms personality:
(1) Original Personality - is concerned with how we were as we were born - the…Continue
Added by Dr King Costa on December 27, 2016 at 14:00 — No Comments
USING HR METRICS & ANALYTICS
This is the question that most business leaders would like to answer – and the right people to answer the question are Human Capital Professionals. This becomes a mammoth task…
Added by Dr King Costa on December 26, 2016 at 19:00 — No Comments
ENHANCING MOTIVATION AND ENGAGEMENT FOR LEADERS AND MANAGERS!!
Added by Dr King Costa on December 24, 2016 at 18:00 — No Comments
When you’re looking to hire a new teacher for your school, you need to be careful. You can’t just look for people who are qualified for the position. Simply having a teaching qualification doesn’t necessarily mean they are fit to be a good teacher. And, of course, you only want the best for your school. You want someone who is able to do the best possible job and give the kids the education they deserve.
Added by Chantel Harris on December 23, 2016 at 11:22 — No Comments