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Sungeetha Sewpersad, chief people officer at Rand Merchant Bank, is excited about the opportunities AI and predictive analytics offer for the HR profession.
Elanie Kruger, group CHRO at Tsebo Solutions Group, teaches her mentee, Naidene Abrahams, to remain authentic at all times.
Transparency and open communication are key for corporate transformation, says Danone HR director Hercules Duvenage.
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CHRO South Africa asked Elsie Pule, group executive for HR at Eskom and her mentee, Thato Dorcas Molise, what they’ve learned from each other.
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CHRO Dinner discusses how AI and machine learning is fast becoming a reality in performance management.
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I sometimes feel like she teaches me more than I teach her, says Claudia.
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The women of the CFO/CHRO/CIO South Africa communities shared knowledge at a dazzling executive dinner.
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Insaaf describes her leadership style as a fine balance between empowerment and collaboration.
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HR leaders gathered at The Leonardo for a day of networking and learning - and to reimagine prosperity for their companies and the country.
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HR execs gathered to discuss retaining talent, superpowers and leading with intention.
Workday’s Elevate event took HR to a new level, focusing on transition through technology.
The country’s top HR leaders speak frankly about inculcating inclusive workspaces for the youth.
Julia shares the importance of not underestimating the importance of mentorship and seizing opportunities.
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Leaders need to change their thinking around remote work to bring out the best in their people.
CHROs say AI is here to stay and should not be seen as a threat to jobs.
She says the talent war is one of South African businesses’ biggest challenges.
Dean plans to make a difference by inspiring the organisation's people and communities.
Talent, diversity and inclusion strategies will need to be adapted, say HR leaders.
Software engineer turned CHRO Global Kinetic’s Ross Pickford speaks about his passion for people.
Shirley Zinn reassured leading Mother City executives of the value HR brings to the exco table.
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The newly appointed chief people officer at Rand Merchant Bank says the appointment is a realisation of a long-term goal.
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Executives say the amendments to the bill will hold companies accountable in ensuring compliance.
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The former head of HR for South Africa and Botswana at PPC will now be a member of the listed company’s executive committee.
2022 Young CHRO of the Year aims to employ more previously disadvantaged youth at Startek.
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Kim speaks about being one of the first to occupy such a position at a school.
Mechell says being focused, authentic and generous have been her key drivers to success.
John says the group will introduce AI as part of its larger recruitment strategy.
Research finds that candidates are less and less likely to simply accept an offer without asking for more.
Akhona Qengpe will take up the position of general manager as of 1 April 2023.
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