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What makes your top supervisors excel from the average and bottom?A positive attitude and good people skills are some of the traits that separates good supervisors from great ones according to Anil Salick, seasoned coach and facilitator.

How do we deal with and define bad behaviour in the workplace? Des Squire provides some guidelines to identifying and correcting inappropriate behaviour in the office.

UCT University of Cape Town

All you need to know about UCT's entrance requirements, application procedures and student housing is available right here. Find out how to succesfully claim your spot at this sought-after University.

More often than not, business owners want to become BEE compliant but don't know how or can?t afford to lose valuable time on frustrating administrative tasks. EconoBEE's Gavin Levenstein offers these guidelines on how to become BEE compliant using tried and tested techniques explained in practical business friendly terms.

There are many different types of coaching and which you choose to specialise in depends on you as a person, your skills, your desires and your workplace requirements.

If you want to get a good career and study at a South African university you are going to have to pay a lot. For those who can handle an academic course the problem is often how they are going to pay for it. There are many ways that you can pay for your studies? Student study loans are one of the ways that you can pay for your university fees and living expenses.

Achieving a high level of customer satisfaction requires loan officers or agents to effectively manage the customer experience.

Understanding your job role and description is the most important aspect when applying for a new position or starting a new job. This will ensure that you ultimately understand the tasks and duties that you are expected to fulfill in order to earn your remuneration and also add value to the company you work for.

Calculation of severence pay for dismissals based on an employer's operational requirements (retrenchments) are specified by the Basic Conditions of Employment Act. Are discretionary payments included in the calculation?


To better understand what HIV and AIDS is and how they relate it is necessary to look at a few definitions.

If you have a love of travelling, passion for people and are a great ambassador for SA, tourism management is a worthwhile career option for you. So if you are interested in a career in tourism, how do you get involved in this hugely popular industry?

Holistic Advancement look into the various stages of learning, and explain how their product will help to engage your workforce with their workplace in a new and more productive way.

The American FBI's most wanted may be a top 10, but Home Affairs recently-released list of South Africa's most wanted includes 56 occupations and skills where foreigners will now get easier access to South Africa.

Here are some tips if you would like to do a learnership.

A learnership is a vocational education and training programme to facilitate the linkage between structured learning and work experience in order to obtain a registered qualification.