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HR Manager’s Column – Episode 4: I got the qualification, what now?

Insider tips from our Head of HR and Training If you have achieved your ICB qualification, congratulations! But this is only the first step. What are you doing to enhance your employability? When recruiting staff, the employer will look at more than just your qualification, they will be trying to see if you have the […]

HR Manager’s Column – Episode 3: The day of the interview

Insider tips from our Head of HR and Training a. Dress to impress It is important to look your best on the day of the interview, even if the company does not have a formal dress code, you want to stand out from other candidates. Look professional! b. Arrive early Anticipate traffic and the worst-case […]

HR Manager’s Column – Episode 2: Interview preparation

Insider tips from our Head of HR and Training If a company has requested an interview with you, congratulations! This means that they have seen something in your CV that they like and would like to know more about you. But this is also an opportunity for you to get to know the company! Preparing […]

South Africa Trims Repo Rate to 6.5%

The South African Reserve Bank cut its benchmark repo rate by 25 bps to 6.5 percent on July 18th 2019, as widely expected. It was the first rate cut since March last year. Policymakers noted that inflation expectations continued to moderate and said that they will continue to focus on anchoring it near the mid-point […]

Jail Time for Lying on your CV

The South African job market is tough, so much so, that a high number of people have resorted to lying about their qualification just to secure a good job or promotion, however, lying on your CV could soon lend you in some really hot water. Staying out of prison used to be really easy. Don’t […]

IN-HOUSE VAT, BOOKKEEPING AND FINANCIAL TRAINING NEEDED?

IN-HOUSE VAT, BOOKKEEPING AND FINANCIAL TRAINING NEEDED? Do you want to see an improvement in individual and/or organisational financial performance? Would your organisation’s employees benefit from financial skills training? Are your staff in desperate need of a practical understanding of VAT, Bookkeeping and Financial Business Requirements? Is your staff unable to be out of the […]

SAIBA opportunity

SAIBA has been given an awesome opportunity by Fasset to fund 35 candidates to obtain the BAP (SA) designation. Are you: a potential BAP (SA) candidate who has some of the qualification and some work experience required? employed in the accounting field as a SAIBA or other professional body member? a Commerce Graduate from a […]