Human Resources

Fri, 24 Oct 2014
Its has emerged that a man who has been charged with three counts of culpable homicide after crashing a company vehicle had a record of reckless and negligent driving prior to his employment. Now the issue of background checks has come under the spotlight.

Universities

Fri, 24 Oct 2014
Hosted by Tech Expo Africa – the largest gathering of tech trend-setters around the world – Tech University Innovators aims to showcase the diversity of technology and engineering talent across South Africa’s major universities.

Career Articles

Are you unemployed and looking for a study opportunity to further your career? If you are the kind of person who likes helping others and would like to work with people who are blind and partially sighted this two-year, Orientation & Mobility diploma course could change your life.

Business Schools

New research from the UCT Graduate School of Business (GSB) shows that Investing for impact (IFI) – the allocation of capital into investments that combine financial returns and positive impact on society and the environment – is on the rise in Africa’s two largest economies.

Supply Chain Management & Purchasing

Fri, 24 Oct 2014
Skills shortages continue to bedevil the logistics and supply chain industry, with practitioners reporting shortages of up to 64% in positions that require a bachelor’s degree. Investment in this sector is would be a vital contributor to a profitable bottom line.

Career Articles

Thu, 23 Oct 2014
There is a trend towards global performers wanting to work in South Africa according to Annelize van Rensburg, director of Talent Africa, a provider of integrated talent solutions and leadership development interventions.

Science and Technology

Fri, 17 Oct 2014
The South African biotechnology industry and life science researchers are expected to benefit from a National Bioinformatics Service Platform (BSP) established by the Department of Science and Technology.

Sales Training

Fri, 17 Oct 2014
Successful businesses are built by successful people. Poor management of any sales team will in effect see the result of poor profitability. As the saying goes, attitude reflects leadership. Nowhere is this more obvious to see than amongst an organisations sales team.

HR Portal

Thursday, 23 October 2014
Can an employee approach the CCMA directly for the purposes of requesting information from their employer in a retrenchment exercise? Jacques van Wyk talks about the rights of employee during the retrenchment process.

Video

Thursday 23 October 2014
How you should manage the four different workplace personalities? In order to get the best out of your staff you need to tap into their strengths. Get tips to manage the; relater, thinker, socializer and director at work.

Careers Portal

Thursday, 23 October 2014
Careers 
Portal CTU has an opportunity for a Contact Center NQF 4 Learnership available for Abled as well as Disabled ( no wheelchair bound, speech impediments or visual impairment). The learnership duration is 12 months which consist of 6 months studying at the campus and 6 months working for the client in Kyalami.



Highlighted Training Providers

The leading training companies who have banner advertising on our website

  • › Academy Training
  • › Alusani Skills & Training Network
  • › Astro Tech
  • › Biz Tech
  • › Bruniquel & Associates
  • › Continuing Education at University of Pretoria
  • › Faculty Training Institute
  • › Imsimbi Training
  • › Maccauvlei
  • › Primeserv HR Solutions
  • › Van Zyl Rudd & Associates
  • › Vetta Communications


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    Skills Universe - Lynel Farrell

    Friday, 24 October 2014
    The SAQA Board at its meeting of 1 October 2014 decided that all qualifications would be extended for a further 3 three years, except those who will be recommended for replacement by the Quality Councils and those qualifications with no learner uptake that will be de-registered.

    Skills Universe - Tholsia Naicker

    Thursday, 23 October 2014
    The training landscape is yet to embrace the avalanche of change with the rethink of the new seta landscape.The only constant we have seen in the last 5 years is inconsistency. This is absolutely crazy if you match it against unemployment, skills deficiencies and SA global rankings.

    Skills Universe - Lynel Farrell

    Thursday, 23 October 2014
    Okay, so we know that the SAQA qualifications are all reaching their "registration end date" on the 30th June 2015. How do you plan your future training workshops and learnerships - or are you planning to close shop?

    Skills Universe - Pierre Wepener

    Wednesday, 22 October 2014
    Moving forward without hesitation is to know the Law, it is only when we fully understand the law that we can secure and protect our domains, our businesses and of course support Government more effectively.

    Skills Universe - Andrew Friedemann

    Wednesday, 22 October 2014
    As a small private provider who cannot afford large fees for membership of associations, is there anyone who can help us. We just had an appalling verification visit and without going into too much details as it is subject to appeal, the visit was a witch hunt.

    Skills Universe - Sylvia Hammond

    Monday, 20 October 2014
    On Friday 17 October 2014 the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Higher Education and Training heard the presentations from the Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO) and the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA).


    Universities

    Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande says he is satisfied with the progress being made towards building the University of Mpumalanga and Sol Plaatje University in the Northern Cape.

    Call Centre & Contact Centre Training

    There are few business operations that are more challenging from a human resources perspective than running a call centre. Here, at the front lines of customer service, businesses face a tension between the need to keep operational costs down and the requirement to deliver the best customer experience.

    Executive Education & Training

    A professor once told me that people will support companies with great leaders who wield strong influence. I guess that’s a ‘no-brainer’! But that lead me to thinking about one or two of the influential leaders I had worked for.

    Career Articles

    There has been a marked increase in salary offerings among managerial IT staff since the end of 2013 according to the CareerJunction Index (CJI), an online labour market indicator.