The notion of management and leadership by objectives has led to a number of challenges, where there has been no inclusion for consultations on a number of decisions made with regard to employees’ careers: “Organisations
By Marius Meyer
Last week I highlighted the average national Talent Management audit score of 45% (20 audits in 6 provinces). I concluded the article with a call for action in uniting HR and Talent Managers
by Sue de Waal
Reading newspapers, following the news and listening to corridor talk, paints a gloomy picture of the future. From politics, to business, to storms and fires destroying property and threatening the lives of people,
by Josef Langerman
IT organisations function within an industry in which the need for sustained high performance is ever-increasing due to the industry’s constant growth, increasing pressure, and rapid change. This need challenges many executives and
by Marius Meyer
When the SA Board for People Practices (SABPP) launched the world’s first National HR Standards in 2013, the first question we asked HR Executives was: Of the 13 HR Standards developed for South Africa,
by Camilla Pennington
We all remember the old adage that when customers have a positive experience they tell one person but when they have a negative experience they share it (usually angrily) with ten or more
by Prof Josef Langerman
One of the buzzwords in the agile community is Servant Leadership. When Standard Bank embarked on their implementation of agile-at-scale, we needed to understand if and how we want to implement Servant-leadership.
By Carol Butcher
Leadership is a huge responsibility – with it comes great accountability. Events over the past few weeks indicate that we’re not getting it right, in many areas. We’re not getting it right when
By Carol Butcher
SABPP CEO, Marius Meyer shares his views on the type of leaders he believes South Africa needs right now. The traits he refers to apply equally to leaders in business and in government.
By Rajesh Kamath
Recently, my nephew Tanay, studying at a private school in Pittsburgh (in Pennsylvania, USA) was honoured with a Fides award by his peers as one of the “unsung heroes of their school community”.