New recruitment criteria vital to land right candidates

Education expert Peter Kriel, of the Independent Institute of Education (The IIE), cautions employers to change outdated approaches to employee recruitment and selection criteria, citing that the workplace of 2018 – and the demands placed on employees […]

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Philip Morris South Africa expands its retail footprint

Johannesburg gets two new IQOS stores Philip Morris South Africa is expanding its retail footprint with the launch of two new kiosks in Johannesburg in Sandton City and Eastgate Malls to sell IQOS, its revolutionary […]

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Genomics centre in Cape Town to decode genes

The African Genomics Centre – a first for the African continent – is already under construction at the South African Medical Research Council (SAMRC) head office in Cape Town. This week, the SAMRC cemented its […]

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Raising the marketing bar

Paula Sartini, CEO and founder of BrandQuantum, believes that delivering consistent brand experiences at every customer interaction is key to ensuring companies live up to the expectations of those customers. In the highly competitive business landscape where […]

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Home is where the pup is

For business leaders who count their trusty pooch as part of the family, the destination of choice for their much-needed breakaway needs to be dog-friendly. u|Chief ran the rule over four country towns that are […]

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Co-working: melting pot for innovation

Co-working isn’t a new concept, as painters, sculptors, architects, engineers and scientists worked together in the Renaissance “Bottega” workshops in 15th-century Italy. Bottega workshops brought together different types of talent to compete, collaborate, learn and improve, most […]

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Bring your own water… and plates!

Nationally small businesses are now being advised to prepare for future water scarcity. With small to medium-sized businesses contributing over 65% of South Africa’s employment and 50% of the country’s GDP, their survival is essential […]

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