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Transformation is a culture

A decision to move transformation beyond being compliance-driven has resulted in the Bill Venter Academy changing its future structure.

Developing BEE from within

The impact may not yet be noticeable, but BEE projects that could broadly fall into the CSI category are benefiting the country.

Ownership: Rearing its head once again

Companies are battling to come to terms with the government’s revised BBBEE codes.

Commitment to transformation

A common characteristic among this year’s Most Empowered Companies is their transparent commitment to real transformation and empowerment.

Amended BEE codes a new focus

Companies may be tempted to focus on flaws in the BEE amended codes of good practice, but that would be a dangerous game to play.

Retailers score on employment equity

The triumvirate of management control, employment equity and skills development present organisations with some perplexing questions.

Qualified skills a scarce commodity

Finding skilled senior management remains a challenge in South Africa.

Ownership is not a cut-and-dried issue

Companies seek clarity on the changes to the empowerment scorecards.

The art and science of measuring empowerment

The methodology behind the research gives ratings their credence.

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High Court strikes down ‘paternalistic’ lockdown regulations

The order of unconstitutionality has been suspended for two weeks

Early-morning exercise: Jo’burg’s three golden hours

Under level four of the Covid-19 lockdown, the hours from 6am to 9am became the time when inner-city residents could use local parks to escape the nightmare around them

Pharmacists, denied frontline status, get PPE late

Pharmacists at one of the major public hospitals in Gauteng say they only received sufficient protective gear after several of their colleagues contracted Covid-19.

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Empowering his people to unleash their potential

'Being registered as an AGA(SA) means you are capable of engineering an idea and turning it into money,' says Raymond Mayekisa

What is an AGA(SA) and AT(SA) and why do they matter?

If your company has these qualified professionals it will help improve efficiencies and accelerate progress by assisting your organisation to perform better

Mining company uses rich seam of technology to gear up for Covid-19

Itec Direct technology provides instant temperature screening of staff returniing to the workplace with no human contact

Covid-19 and Back to School Webinar

If our educators can take care of themselves, they can take care of the children they teach

5G technology is the future

Besides a healthcare problem Covid-19 is also a data issue and 5G technology, with its lightning speed, can help to curb its spread

JTI off to court for tobacco ban: Government not listening to industry or consumers

The tobacco ban places 109 000 jobs and 179 000 wholesalers and retailers at risk — including the livelihood of emerging farmers

Holistic Financial Planning for Professionals Webinar

Our lives are constantly in flux, so it makes sense that your financial planning must be reviewed frequently — preferably on an annual basis

Undeterred by Covid-19 pandemic, China and Africa hold hands, building a community of a shared future for mankind

It is clear that building a community with a shared future for all mankind has become a more pressing task than ever before

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