Youth, Covid-19 and learning in the workplace

For young South African graduates learning their professions in the workplace, the Covid-19 lockdown has been a serious set-back to their experiential learning. Andrew van Zyl, director and principal consultant, SRK Consulting While the country is hopefully soon to work its way to lockdown levels two and one, the restrictions on interaction with colleagues and…

#ACACaresCovid19: The economics of advertising – ACA invests in futures

As it has in just about every other area, the coronavirus is instigating opportunities for fast-tracked and often overdue change within the advertising, marketing and media sector. As an endorsed protector and elevator of industry interests and policies, since 2002, the ACA is spearheading and making possible Bizcommunity’s weekly series, acknowledging South Africa’s creative marketing…

The post-Covid-19 office of the future

The Covid-19 pandemic has highlighted a whole new dimension to worker and building health. With 80% of infectious diseases transmitted by touching contaminated surfaces, there is a heightened awareness of the communal services accessed during the course of a workday. Estelle Meiring, director, Paragon Group The first port of call for any company preparing their…

Create your own strategy in times of crisis

As part of our #LockdownLessons series, Bizcommunity is reaching out to South Africa’s top industry players to share their experience of the current Covid-19 crisis, how their organisations are navigating these unusual times, where the challenges and opportunities lie, and their industry outlook for the near future. Daniel Petrov, managing director of Peikko South Africa…