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July 10, 2019

How to manage innovation

How to manage innovation Managing innovation? Why put a damper on creativity? No, that is not the idea. The purpose of managing innovation is to organise […]
June 3, 2019

Estate Planning and the importance of the Subdivision of Agricultural Land Act

Mr Reyneke owns a farm in South Africa and in terms of his last will and testament he bequeathed the said farm to his two sons […]
June 3, 2019

Thinking outside the box in your business

What does this term mean? It refers to the approach to a certain aspect, or in this case, your business. This term can also be clarified […]
June 3, 2019

My neighbours are renovating their house without complying with building regulations. What are my options?

What one’s neighbour builds on their property, is not something the owner of the neighbouring property has a lot of control over. Unfortunately, it can have […]
June 3, 2019

Who is the employer? The labour broker or the client?

I was employed by a Temporary Employment Service (“TES”) to work on a fixed-term basis for a company that manufactures stationery. After working for the same […]
May 6, 2019

How to hire the right person for the job

Hiring managers all know how crucial it is to hire the right candidate. Hiring the wrong people to join your workplace could possibly make or break […]
May 6, 2019

Proposed harsher penalties for applicants who lie on their CVs

According to an IOL report dated 31 January 2019, the number of false qualifications is on the rise in the country, with 97 national qualifications that […]
May 6, 2019

Landlords & tenants: Can a tenant cancel a lease?

When it comes to cancelling a lease early, both landlords and tenants must be aware of their responsibilities. It’s important to note that the Consumer Protection […]
May 6, 2019

Land Expropriation Bill: What it means for your landownership rights

During 2018, the African National Congress (ANC) announced its intention to drastically speed up the land reform process in South Africa when President Cyril Ramaphosa announced […]
April 26, 2019

Korporatiewe beheer – PBO’s NPO’s en NPC’s

Daar bestaan baie verwarring rondom die onderskeid tussen ’n ‘Public Benefit Organisation (“PBO”)’, ‘Nonprofit Organisation (“NPO”)’ en ’n ‘Nonprofit Company (“NPC”)’. Alhoewel daar soortgelyke karaktereienskappe tussen […]
April 26, 2019

Assertiveness in the workplace

Being assertive in the workplace will not only boost your self-esteem, but will also have a positive impact on your professional career. Every organisation, no matter […]
April 26, 2019

What to look out for before buying a property

You’ve searched far and wide for the perfect home for you and your family, and you’ve finally found it, or so you thought. Buying a home, […]
April 26, 2019

Homeowner’s insurance for landlords

Apart from paying off a bond on a rental property, property investors/landlords are usually also paying for homeowner’s insurance. What is homeowner’s insurance? Homeowner’s insurance covers […]
March 13, 2019

Paternity leave for men

From January 2019, working South African men are entitled to 10 days of paternity leave after the birth of their child. The Labour Amendment Act also […]
March 13, 2019

Ethics – a rare commodity

Ethics – a rare commodity “A man without ethics is a wild beast loosed upon this world” – Albert Camus Based on the recent events in […]