Brain doodle illustration, sketched brain concept with textures What is creativity? Although the dictionary defines it as: “The use of imagination or original ideas to create something; inventiveness,”[1] creativity can be hard to identify in an organisational context. Dr Jeff Gaspersz (professor of innovation management at Nyenrode Business Universiteit in the Netherlands and an acclaimed speaker […]

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Should you outsource? Human resources is a specialist discipline that requires expert knowledge and broad experience to implement successfully. It is one of those corporate departments that goes unnoticed when performing well, but causes havoc when it gets things wrong. Furthermore, HR is not one unified function. Recruitment and selection require a very different skill […]

  When engaging a managed service provider, you do not relinquish overall managerial control and responsibility for the operations being outsourced and thus remain accountable. Plus, you get to choose exactly which services you want managed externally, and which ones you’ll keep working on in-house. The MSP will handle the often time-consuming, complex, repetitive, and […]

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What does AI mean to you? If you think it stands for artificial insemination, you’ve probably stumbled across the wrong website! But, assuming you know it means artificial intelligence, just how much do you actually know about it? Does it worry you? How much impact do you anticipate AI and digitalisation will have on your […]

It’s nearly time to relax! But first…make sure you – and your business – are ready for next year   Here at EOH Human Capital Solutions, it has been a busy year. We are all looking forward to a break. Hopefully, your business successfully ended 2017 with satisfied customers and a healthy balance sheet, and […]

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  Monday, 16 October, was Boss’s Day in the US. If you’re a boss, you may think every day is Boss’s Day, or you may be feeling a bit overlooked by your staff. How your employees behave toward you is influenced by your leadership style. Do you know what yours is? A Google search of […]

Furthermore, it’s in everyone’s interests to provide screening services in the workplace, usually through corporate wellness days. Not only does it make it easier for employees to access screening, and remove the need to take time off work for a clinic or GP visit, it sends a clear message to staff that they (and their health) are valued and the company is prepared to set work time aside for this important health initiative.

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In celebration of Women’s Day 2017, we take a look at some influential women who have shaped our past, who have made South Africa what it is today, and who are shaping our future. There are many familiar names amongst our national heroines…Ruth First, Lilian Ngoyi, Helen Joseph, Charlotte Maxeke, Miriam Makeba…but we want to […]