Blog for Employers

  • 8 tips for setting up an internship programme
    It’s no secret that skills development in South Africa is a top priority for many business owners and leaders around the nation who are concerned about youth unemployment. An internship programme is one of the ways business leaders like you, can offer a solution to this need effectively. In addition to work readiness programmes or graduate programmes, an internship programme provides...
  • How work readiness programmes fast-track graduate employees
    A challenge that many employers face when hiring younger, graduate staff is that there can be a lack of professionalism, communication and soft skills training in younger, more “green” employees. Often it’s simply due to being new to the workplace or inexperienced. One of the best ways to provide a graduate employee with the necessary foundation for long-term career success...
  • A guide to a fair intern or graduate salary
    Hiring graduate and intern skills can be a great benefit to a company, while also positively influencing the next generation of leaders and skilled workers. Knowing how to work out a fair intern or graduate salary is key to this process and will assist as you attract top talent.  How to use graduate employees and interns to the benefit of your company Hiring young talent can be...
  • How to navigate covid vaccinations in the workplace
    The COVID-19 season has hit the world from almost every angle. What has been even more disconcerting is the amount of controversy around the topic of covid vaccinations in the workplace. No matter which side of the fence you sit, nobody enjoys a divided house, we are inherently designed to enjoy and work together in unity.   We have seen people protesting and demanding ...
  • 7 Reasons To Hire Graduates
    To hire graduates in these uncertain times can seem like a daunting thought. Particularly when your company does not have a fully-fledged graduate programme like large corporates.  However, as a business owner, you know that it is only those who dare to be brave and step out to take a risk that are likely to succeed.  So that's why it's essential to know why hiring graduates can...