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The Future Of Transport

Megan Ellis speaks to the CEO of the Transport Education Training Authority about the skills needed for logistics in the future.

Having The Right Facilitators

Megan Ellis looks at why change management is a vital skillset for keeping businesses innovating.

Make The Most Of Corporate Social Responsibility

Social responsibility policies can enhance a company’s brand perception, but do they attract better, hard-working employees too? Tiisetso Tlelima finds out.

New Approach To An Old Problem

Adam Oxford looks at initiatives which provide initiatives that are opening up new avenues to training.

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Where Are The Real Skills Shortages?

South Africa has a skills shortage, says Kerry Dimmer. But are we training for the jobs in demand?

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In Defence Of The Humanities

With the nation focused on addressing the shortage of STEM skills, Anthony Sharpe ponders the state – and status – of the humanities.

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What Does The Future Hold For Jobs In Mining?

With the mining industry in flux, what does it mean for ordinary workers? Carolyn de Kock examines what skills will be at the forefront of a modernising sector.

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The Value Of Work Experience

For job seekers, work experience is gold. Georgina Guedes looks at why internships lay such important groundwork for future careers.

Should Everyone Code?

In the “fourth industrial revolution”, everything will be digitised. Does that mean programming is an essential skill for every job, asks Carolyn de Kock.

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Sunday Times Skills

Sunday Times Skills This publication will serve as a platform to showcase skills development programmes, enterprise development initiatives and practices in South Africa. Commitment to education and skills development from both the public and private sectors is key to national development, sustainable employment and economic growth in South Africa. The National Development Plan for 2030… Read more »

Can Entrepreneurship Be Taught?

South Africa needs more entrepreneurs, creating more businesses and more jobs. Graham van der Made finds out whether self-starting is an innate ability or a skill that can be developed.

Can Entrepreneurship Be Taught?

South Africa needs more entrepreneurs, creating more businesses and more jobs. Graham van der Made finds out whether self-starting is an innate ability or a skill that can be developed.

Customer Servants

Robots don’t have to steal jobs. Nick Cowen looks at how one bank is using AIs to produce new roles for workers.