As companies around the world begin to embrace that their future operating model is going to need to be Digital First, the race is now on for companies to invest in technology and data assets to create new value and opportunity.

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The Minister of Higher Education, Blade Nzimande said the department is working to create a partnership to boost investment in the Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) sector infrastructure.

An investment involves either investing money into an asset or putting money aside into a bank account to accumulate interest in the future. Money plays an important role in society today and making a smart decision in investing at an early stage in your life can be a huge lifesaver. When you invest your money you are potentially building and creating a future for yourself. The main purpose of an investment is to increase the amount of money that you currently have over a period of time. An investment is anything from stocks, bonds, mutual funds, annuities and property.

South African labour law - often criticised for restricting recruitment because employers believe that they cannot dismiss an employee. Whereas, as Ivan Israelstam points out, investing the time and money into good quality training on labour law for management, will pay off many times over in costs saved from adverse CCMA and Bargaining Council decisions.


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