Joseph Rock returns to Exxaro as CPO

Joseph Rock returns to Exxaro resources as chief people and performance officer, marking a homecoming for the business leader.

Crafting a relevant EVP for modern workforces

It’s pointless to build an authentic, competitive, and fit-for-purpose EVP if employees don't see it reflected in their daily lives, writes Celeste Sirin, MD of Employer Branding Africa.

Photo Gallery: 2 November 2023, CHRO Dinner, Tryn Restaurant, CPT

Intimately seated around a fine dining table at Tryn Restaurant at the Steenburg wine estate in Cape Town, an exclusive number of HR leaders embarked on a discussion around the importance of being business-minded as HR executives. The dinner, hosted on the evening of 2 November 2023 was hosted by CHRO South Africa in collaboration with principal partner Workday.

CHRO Dinner discusses what to do with the seat at the table

So, as a CHRO, you have a seat at the executive table, now what do you do with it? This was the question posed by HR leaders at a recent CHRO Dinner, as they tried to outline how best to bring value to the profession.

The rise of the greats sparks transformation in the workplace

The post-Covid landscape has changed the world of work significantly, as companies adapt to the Great Resignation, Great Reawakening, Great Reshuffle and Great Unretirement. It’s all the more prudent for HR strategies to evolve and adjust to The Greats.

Photo Gallery: 31 Oct 2023, CHRO Dinner, Aurum

HR leaders gathered at the Aurum restaurant at the Leonardo for another intimate yet insightful dinner. On the menu? All things EAPs and how best HR leaders can utilise these programmes to support employees. This dinner was supported by CHRO South Africa partner Sanlam Umbrella Solutions

Photo Gallery: 19 October 2023, CHRO Dinner, Aurum, Johannesburg

On 19 October, an exclusive group gathered at Aurum restaurant at the swanky Leonardo in Sandton to discuss how HR leaders can embrace the principles and practicalities of the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) Good Work Framework. The dinner was hosted by CHRO South Africa in partnership with principal partner Mercer.

HR: The synthesis of human and tech

If data is the new oil, then HR analytics is the refinery that distils the resulting insights into liquid gold writes John Skelton, chief people officer The Capital Hotels, Apartments and Resorts and 2022 CHRO Awards nominee.

Your organisation’s wisdom at your vocal command

The Great Transition is a period of profound digital transformation where organisations worldwide learn to harness the true potential of both the data they generate daily – and the waves of technological innovation that break upon their shores with increasing frequency, writes Peter Turner, co-founder of Beeline Learn.

Hello weekend: Downtime with CHROs

From exploring the country to relaxing with a book and a good glass of wine, CHROs share how they like to spend their weekends.

Unpacking tall poppy syndrome

Pamela Xaba is the founder of Nonkosi Creatives, and has over two decades of experience as a corporate HR professional. She is passionate about diversity and inclusion both in workspaces and society.

Facing the challenges head on

CHRO South Africa asks the HR community about the challenges they face and how best to address them.

Bobo Mngxali: leading transition with purpose

Bobo Mngxali, the head of people and culture at Roche Diagnostics, says it is crucial to be resilient and passionate about the job to be successful in a transition.

The weekend read

Leading HR executives share their current and most impactful reads.