Tag Archives: Work

New Year’s Resolutions: Pay it forward to make it work

“There are many reasons why New Year’s resolutions don’t become habits and this is true even of those who are altruistic and service oriented. While many of us feel we should be doing more for the community, most of us find it really hard to sustain our commitment to volunteer,” says Dr Felicity Coughlan, Director of The Independent Institute of Education, SA’s largest and most accredited private higher education institution.

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Ambiguous Application of Affirmative Action Leaves South Africa Untransformed

By Anna Majavu After almost 21 years, affirmative action has not taken root in South Africa and most sectors of the economy, including academic institutions, remain “untransformed”. The most recent Commission for Employment Equity’s annual report noted that whites continued to retain the vast majority of the top positions in South Africa (over 62% last


Facebook Developers Working On ‘Safe For Work’ Version

Social networking giant Facebook is reportedly developing a “safe for work” version similar to that of the business-orientated social networking site LinkedIn, reported Tech Crunch on Thursday. “We are making work more fun and efficient by building an at-work version of Facebook,” an anonymous source told the publication. “We will touch code throughout the stack

Arrested Gupta Police Officers Back At Work

Pretoria – The Tshwane Metro Police Department has said they will only take action against their nine metro police officers, who allegedly escorted guests to the Gupta wedding, once preliminary investigations were completed. The officers reportedly formed part of the team that escorted the Gupta wedding guests from the Waterkloof Air Base to Sun City