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Kerry Haggard

Kerry Haggard

    Employer challenges: The trends
    Employer challenges: The trends
    Being a Top Employer implies a clear human capital strategy with consistent delivery on that strategy, but leading organisations are facing a...
    Our values and culture drive our success
    Our values and culture drive our success
    Achieving the Top Employers Certification takes ongoing engagement, constant measurement and a focused link between people strategy and business...
    Group Five builds a great place to work
    Group Five builds a great place to work
    If you’re going to build a successful business, you’ve got to build your people — and Group Five, a leading African construction,...
    Adapting to a new generation
    Adapting to a new generation
    One of the biggest trends impacting recruitment and retention strategies is the millennial generation — defined by generation theorists Neil...
    Thinking small to achieve big results
    Thinking small to achieve big results
    Growing up, Professor Suprakas Sinha Ray knew he wanted to be a research scientist — but he wasn’t sure where his dream would take him. When the...
    Building bridges across disciplines to grow human capacity
    Building bridges across disciplines to grow human capacity
    Professor Sue Harrison’s love for science was nurtured over family dinner conversations where she was the youngest of a large family of engineers, chemistry buffs and...
    Giving new life to water through engineering
    Giving new life to water through engineering
    Maths and science are hardly serendipitous disciplines, but it is serendipity to which Professor Thokozani Majozi ascribes first his romance...
    Reaching for the stars to boost research capacity
    Reaching for the stars to boost research capacity
    Sometimes you need to look to the stars to solve a challenge, and Peter Dunsby, Professor of Cosmology and co-director of the Astrophysics, Cosmology and Gravity Centre...
    Data rules the world
    Data rules the world
    One of the first things many of us do when we’ve got to make a decision is to gather information to guide our choice. But what happens if you don’t...
    Intelligent office design is the smart thing to do
    Intelligent office design is the smart thing to do
    The term presenteeism describes the group of passively disengaged employees in an environment who aren’t actively looking for employment —...
    Teamwork nets results for endemic fish
    Teamwork nets results for endemic fish
    A collaboration of conservationists is working hard to change the threatened status of these species in a ground-breaking programme that they...
    Boom or bust for property?
    Boom or bust for property?
    One of the most tangible consequences of recent developments in the economy is the Reserve Bank’s decision to increase the repo rate by 0.5% in...