Learnerships link structured learning and working experience to obtaining a registered qualification. A renaissance in work place learning has arrived and more employers need to start seeing the value of this in growing the business's talent pool and boosting its bottom-line. According to a research study conducted by auditing firm, Deloitte, headlined: The exponential importance [...]
FINALISTS OF THE 2018 CONSCIOUS COMPANIES AWARDS The quest to find South Africa's Conscious Company reaches its climax on May 17th when the winners of the Conscious Companies Awards 2018, in partnership with Liberty, are announced. An august panel of judges had evaluated the nominations down to the top six finalists who can now be [...]
South Africa has a serious unemployment problem, particularly among young people. A worrying side-effect is chronic unemployment: those who have never worked at all, or who have not worked for so long that getting a job is much harder. Several initiatives have been introduced to combat unemployment – most recently, President Cyril Ramaphosa’s Youth Employment [...]
SA Organisations are not ready for Learning Development According to the 2017 Human Capital Trend Report by auditing firm Deloitte that delves into the top human capital trends for South Africa, as well as globally, careers and learning shot to second place on the importance list. Deloitte's research finds that globally, 83% of executives have [...]
We need to expose the youth to programmes that involve working and learning at the same time. In his maiden state of the nation address (Sona), President Cyril Ramaphosa highlighted youth unemployment as one of South Africa's most grave and pressing challenges; he stressed the importance of drawing the youth into productive economic activity and [...]
Grow employment among SA’s youth through on-the-job training As the class of 2017 prepares to enter the workforce after 12-years of schooling, more emphasis should be placed on on-the-job training as a valuable, alternative post-matric study option. Since South Africa’s unemployment rate is the highest it’s been in 14-years, Richard Rayne, CEO of iLearn – [...]
VALUE OF LEARNERSHIPS: WORK KNOW-HOW IS KEY TO DEVELOPMENT,. TRANSFORMATION iLearn provides learning solutions to grow the next business generation. With South Africa's unemployment rate at an all-time high, learnership are necessary to help build a competent workforce as well as being the key to boost B-BBEE levels. Click on the image to read the full article.
Business Can also Claim tax rebates With South Africa's Unemployment rate at an all-time high. Learnerships are necessary to help build a competent workforce as well as boost an organisations's B-BBEE levels. Click on the image to read the full article.
With South Africa's unemployment rate at a high, learnerships are necessary to help build a competent work force and are key to boosting an organisation's broad-based black economic empowerment levels. The Government has made skills development a priority element of the B-BBEE scorecard and is encouraging companies to put employees through learnerships in a bid [...]