Category: Press

THE HELPING HANDBOOK

CREATING LEGACY IN EAP BUSINESS The South African approach towards employee assistance By Professor Lourie Terblanche Book review: Employee assistance programmes (EAPs) are holistic workplace initiatives designed to assist employees with a range of work- and personal-related problems that may affect their job performance as well as their overall wellbeing. Traced back to beginnings in the 1930s, when the earliest crude EAPs tackled alcohol problems, EAPs are widely used by large organisations today to help maintain a happier, healthier workforce. EAPA-SA is the official voice of the Employee Assistance (EA) profession in South Africa. Now approaching its 20 th...

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LEADING THE AFRICAN E-LEARNING REVOLUTION

LEADING THE AFRICAN E-LEARNING REVOLUTION 118, 467 Learners trained every month, across 868 sites in eight countries. Click PLAY on the future of education and upskilling – then get to the Future of HR Summit from 12 – 13 June 2019 to speak to LESSONDESK at their exhibition stand, about how they will make e-learning fun, agile and effective for YOUR...

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#FUTUREOFHR 2018: YOUR NEED-TO-KNOWS

#FUTUREOFHR 2018: YOUR NEED-TO-KNOWS The Summit runs from 18 – 19 July 2018 at The Capital on the Park, Sandown, Johannesburg. Download the programme here. The Awards follows day two of the Summit, on the evening of the 19th (registration 6pm; gala awards dinner commences 7pm). The Future of HR has international reach! We have Summit speakers from Australia & the USA  this year, SAP AFRICA is our technology partner, we’re partnered with CHRO-Asia and we have  a number of delegates coming from Zimbabwe. In the Netherlands the Summit is  ranked in the world’s top 17 must-attend HR tech conferences. What makes the event unique...

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MEET OUR NEW INTERNATIONAL MEDIA PARTNER

CHRO-Asia is a global platform for Directors and Managers of Human Resources. It is a free-for-membership platform for individuals who want to network, share case studies and benchmark themselves as influential HR thought leaders. It also hosts discussion forums, round tables and one-on-one coaching opportunities for the expansion of knowledge. Anyone involved with the future of this dynamic profession can be a part of CHRO-Asia. CHRO-Asia currently has members in a number of Asian, GCC and African countries. CHRO-Asia promotes cross-border exchange of the latest industry information and knowledge. It seeks out and recommends the latest books, learning materials...

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IS YOUR COMPANY DIGITAL OR DINOSAUR?

Gary Willmott, CEO of WWW.GET5.IO Harry works on a PC at a wooden desk in a cubicle (cubicle 309 of 500 on the 4th floor). He clocks in every morning morning and out at 5.01pm. His filofax is full of meeting requests and his Blackberry is full of unanswered e-mails. His favourite shows on the TV are MacGyver and Loving. Janine works wherever she wants on a tablet, spends a few flexible hours at the office during the week and checks in with her team regularly through her chat app. Other than that, her OnePlus 5T is mainly used for Instagram,...

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