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Tracy Burrows

Tracy Burrows

    Alternative energy is finally beginning to find its place in the South African sun
    Alternative energy is finally beginning to find its place in the South African sun
    Eskom’s recent announcement that it would reconsider the signing on of additional Independent Power Producers may have raised eyebrows and set...
    BYBO: Unlocking the potential of a simple SME site
    BYBO: Unlocking the potential of a simple SME site
    South Africa's small businesses can now easily grow their basic Web sites into fully-fledged cloud-based online retail businesses, says MTN...
    Time to reflect on SA's children's rights failures
    Time to reflect on SA's children's rights failures
    Twenty-five years after the adoption of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child, 64% of South Africa’s children still live in poverty, and...
    Talent strategies use tech as backup for human plans
    Talent strategies use tech as backup for human plans
    Lebo Tseladimitlwa, new HR senior director, DHL Express sub-Saharan Africa, joined DHL six weeks ago, but has been an HR professional for over 20...
    Is a shared South African history a fallacy?
    Is a shared South African history a fallacy?
    When it comes to history, South Africa has many versions of the truth: it has been written and passed down through the generations verbally, from...
    Building a thriving society
    Building a thriving society
    The Discovery Employee Volunteer Programme, a countrywide initiative that engages employees at all levels, had the support of more than 4 000 employees this year alone....
    Growing dreams in the dust
    Growing dreams in the dust
    Believing that children benefit from sports in numerous ways, the Dreamfields community sports development programme for primary schools has...
    Growing dreams in the dust
    Growing dreams in the dust
    Believing that children benefit from sports in numerous ways, the Dreamfields community sports development programme for primary schools has...
    Social media changes the disciplinary landscape
    Social media changes the disciplinary landscape
    Several cases of high profile people fired or suspended for making ill-advised remarks on social media platforms have made news headlines this...
    Reassessing the age of retirement
    Reassessing the age of retirement
    Longer life expectancies and a lack of middle and upper management skills mean South Africa should reconsider its approach to retirement, says...
    Don’t count on youngster to fill IT skills gap
    Don’t count on youngster to fill IT skills gap
    IT will underpin everything businesses do — from interacting with customers to ensuring cost-efficient, streamlined operations, to predicting...
    Embracing autism in business
    Embracing autism in business
    Autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) affect millions of people worldwide, often limiting their ability to secure professional level jobs.