Category: Digital

Artificial + Intelligence? The Future of HR Summit opens a door to the future workplace

With the aim being to bring both the HR discipline, and the business environment in which it operates, up to speed with the latest innovations in human capital management, close on 300 delegates came together at the third annual Future of HR Summit from 19-20 July. Held at the Birchwood Hotel in Johannesburg, the two-day event kicked off with an opening address by Marc Privett, Head of Product and Customer Insights at Careers24, on “Supercharging your recruitment process” (the Summit and ancillary Awards were hosted in association with Careers24). He was followed up by workplace culture expert and author,...

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They are future-fit! Announcing the finalists of the 2017 Future of HR Awards

The Future of HR Awards, being hosted for the third time this year, has just announced its 2017 finalists. The awards, hosted in association with Careers 24, recognises South Africa’s most outstanding, inspiring and effective leaders in people management strategies and HR innovation – and provides them with a deserving platform to be showcased to both local and international business leaders. This year, the “innovation” aspect of nominees’ entries was particularly scrutinised by the judging panel, against the backdrop of an industry facing more digital disruption than just about any other (thanks to a  plethora of recent technological solutions,...

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SAIM Celebrates 55 Years!

This year marks the 55th year the South African Institute of Management has been helping individuals become greater managers, and managers become great leaders.

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Future of HR welcomes EAPA-SA as new association partner for Summit & Awards

EAPA-SA, the largest association in South Africa’s employee assistance and wellness industry, has entrenched its support for human resources practices in South Africa by coming aboard as new association partner at the upcoming Future of HR Summit & Awards. The Future of HR Summit & Awards will take place from 19 to 20 July 2017 at Birchwood Hotel in Johannesburg. In partnership with Careers24, the Future of HR Summit & Awards brings together CEOs, directors, human capital specialists and HODs from across South Africa. EAPA-SA’s portfolio holder of Sponsorship and Stakeholders Relations, Dr Marion Borcherds says the partnership between...

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