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What is “moonlighting”?

During strenuous financial times, employees are increasingly determined to seek additional sources of income. This tendency may cause a decrease in productivity in the workplace

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Retrenchment is always challenging, but can be the only solution left. All employers have two goals: to make a profit and be sustainable. Employers must

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Strikes in the workplace

Strikes have a major impact on businesses’ profitability and survival, as well as the larger economy. According to the Department of Labour, there is a

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Labour legislation in South Africa

Labour legislation sets strict requirements for employers. The South African labour market is rightly regarded as highly regulated. This view is confirmed in the World

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Social media in the workplace

Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, BBM and WhatsApp… It is a fact that the use of social media exploded. Employees’ now have a forum to express themselves

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