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By Marius Meyer Since the launch of Talent Talks as Africa’s first dedicated talent management platform, it has become evident that there is some misunderstanding of the meaning and features of talent management. In this article,

By Jenali Skuse The disruption to the workplace that occurred with the entrance of Gen Y (born between 1985 and 1996) was unprecedented. With extremely high expectations of rapid advancement, valuing work-life integration more than any

By Marius Meyer -  INTRODUCTION The month of April starts on an uncertain note with the reshuffling of cabinet ministers resulting in several new ministers taking office.  The beginning of April also signals the payment of social

By Kerryn Kohl -  We place so much focus on the “Team.” - on building High Performance Teams, Agile teams, Adaptive Teams, Innovative Teams - But the thing is Innovation, Agility, or even High Performance are

By Xolani Mawande -  In pursuit of the strategy of the SA Board for People Practices (SABPP) in providing a voice for the human resource (HR) profession, we are proud to announce that after months of

Marius Meyer -  We live in an age of uncertainty and disruption.  The problem with uncertainty is that we don’t know what will happen next.  Conventional wisdom is challenged. Business models are overturned and new business

By Kerryn Kohl -  As I write this I have the “infamously awful” Will Smith song in my head – “Getting Jiggy with it.” All at once I am revealing both my age and obviously questionable

By Rajesh Kamath, Chanakya Consulting, India -  In October 2014, during the festival of Diwali (the most popular festival in India), the headline of a leading News channel exclaimed “Savjhibhai Dholakia's extraordinary gesture of generosity is

By Marius Meyer -  One of the biggest successes of 20th century management thinking and practice has been the notion of quality management, also called Total Quality Management (TQM) by some quality gurus.  Some countries, like Germany,

Extract from the Report Full report here While some regions around the world are going through a period of massive change in their job markets, the current employment environment in South Africa is remarkably stable—but that isn’t