Permalink to: 5 Simple Ways to Infuse DEI into Your Hiring Practices

5 Simple Ways to Infuse DEI into Your Hiring Practices

In today’s interconnected world, fostering Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion (DEI) isn’t just a moral imperative but also a strategic advantage for any organisation. From small startups to multinational corporations, incorporating DEI principles into hiring practices is crucial for building stronger teams and driving innovation. However, achieving meaningful DEI goals in recruitment requires deliberate efforts and strategies. For an in-depth look
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Permalink to: Diverse Hiring: How DEI Can Help Build Your Dream Team

Diverse Hiring: How DEI Can Help Build Your Dream Team

Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion (DEI) are not just buzzwords in today’s corporate landscape but essential components of building a thriving and innovative workplace. Organisations that embrace diverse hiring not only foster a more inclusive culture but also enhance their ability to attract and retain top talent. For an in-depth look in how DEI can benefit your business and how to
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Permalink to: 7 Key Recruitment Insights for 2024

7 Key Recruitment Insights for 2024

Happy new year! The year 2024 is expected to bring significant changes to the recruitment landscape. Here are seven key insights that will shape the recruitment and talent acquisition industry in 2024: 1. Increased Presence of Gen-Z Workers: Gen-Z workers will start to become a more prominent part of the workforce. By 2025, they will comprise 30% of the labour
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Permalink to: Why December is the Perfect Time for Recruitment

Why December is the Perfect Time for Recruitment

As the year comes to a close, many companies may be winding down their recruitment efforts. However, December can actually be the perfect time to ramp up your hiring process. In this blog, we’ll explore why December is an ideal month for recruitment and how you can take advantage of this opportunity. Benefits of December Recruitment How to Make the
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Permalink to: SME Survival Guide: Tackling Inflation Head-On

SME Survival Guide: Tackling Inflation Head-On

In the relentless battle against inflation, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) often find themselves grappling with various challenges such as rising fuel costs, supplier bottlenecks, and import tariff hikes. The struggle is real, but with a well-thought-out battle plan, SMEs can not only survive but thrive in the face of adversity. In this guide, we present a comprehensive strategy to
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Permalink to: SMEs: Your Year-End Checklist

SMEs: Your Year-End Checklist

As we approach the final stretch of another year, many of us are eagerly anticipating a well-deserved break with friends and family and an opportunity to recharge for the challenges of the upcoming year. However, for SME owners and businesses alike, considerations for a smooth year-end operation are vital. Balancing expectations from staff regarding bonuses, 13th paychecks, and holiday leave,
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Permalink to: Talent Retention: Are You Using Bonuses Effectively?

Talent Retention: Are You Using Bonuses Effectively?

A hot-button topic the world of recruitment, talent acquisition, and talent retention (especially at this time of the year) is bonuses. Why do we pay them? What are the most common kinds of bonuses? What are some alternatives to the cash bonus? We’ll explore these questions and delve into how you can use bonuses and incentives to attract and retain
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Permalink to: 3 Rules for a Successful Job Search

3 Rules for a Successful Job Search

No one’s ever excited about a job search. Not only is it hard work, the constant cycle of built-up expectations and rejection can be emotionally taxing too. Thankfully, there are ways to make it easier for yourself. Here are 3 rules that will help you make your job search a success. 1. Don’t apply for every role you see When
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Permalink to: Media Release | Meet CRYSTAL, changing the way SMEs recruit

Media Release | Meet CRYSTAL, changing the way SMEs recruit

With the global pandemic roiling labour markets across the world for the past two years, the recruitment industry has a particularly vital role to play in getting people back to work and helping employers find the talent they need quickly and efficiently. One of the most important drivers of South Africa’s economic recovery is for industry to have the right people in the right jobs. This is one of the factors driving the escalating development and uptake of RecTech, new tools and applications that are disrupting and improving conventional recruitment processes and practices.
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