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Grey Adventures rolls out to SA

The Grey Group's Grey Adventures startup incubator is now operational in its Johannesburg office as it continues to roll out across the global network. Here, an interview with Francois du Preez, chief digital officer at Grey Africa, to find out more about this open culture of collaboration from a local perspective...

By Jessica Tennant 20 Jul 2018


Sobriety of oil-addicted nations

The world is just not going to stop neither for a single leader nor for groups of nations..?

By Naseem Javed 20 Apr 2016


Recruitment vs training - Do you really need to hire more people?

It's always obvious when you need to hire someone isn't it? Actually I don't think that it is. Hiring someone is an easy answer but it may not be the right one...

By Boris Dzhingarov 7 Oct 2015


Google names finance chief to replace Pichette

SAN FRANCISCO, US: Google on Tuesday named as its new chief financial officer Ruth Porat, who will move from a similar position at the investment banking giant Morgan Stanley...

25 Mar 2015


Female millennials are the most confident and ambitious of any female generation

New PwC survey dispels myths about women and work...

5 Mar 2015


Microsoft expects to name new chief early in 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, US: Microsoft on Tuesday said the hunt for a new chief executive to lead the aging technology titan in the mobile Internet age should be over by early 2014.

20 Dec 2013


How to make your portfolio stand out with a few short words

Getting the approval of a creative director can be a tough feat. Getting their attention can be even harder.

By Dana Leavy-Detrick 28 Jun 2013


Boston Globe cuts jobs in newsroom, elsewhere

BOSTON, US: The Boston Globe has offered buyouts to 43 employees, including 20 in the newsroom, in the face of "challenging times for our industry."

25 Jul 2012


Deloitte named a top ten company for multicultural women in 2012

NEW YORK, US: For the seventh consecutive year, Working Mother magazine has named Deloitte one of the top ten employers in the United States for multicultural women. The ranking, now in its tenth year, recognises 25 US organisations based on representation; hiring, attrition and promotion rates; recruitment, retention and advancement; and company culture.

25 May 2012


Hewlett-Packard to slash 27 000 jobs by 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, US: Hewlett-Packard said Wednesday it plans to cut 27 000 jobs, or 8% of its global workforce, by 2014 in a major restructuring effort for the computer giant. The world's biggest personal computer maker said the move was part of "a multi-year productivity initiative designed to simplify business processes, advance innovation and deliver better results for customers, employees and shareholders."

24 May 2012


Bernhart Associates' Q2 hiring survey: Marketers' employment outlook stable

OWATONNA, US: After a big spike in first-quarter hiring, employers plan to hold firm on staffing this spring, according to Bernhart Associates' Quarterly Digital and Direct Marketing Hiring Report for the second quarter of 2012.

18 Apr 2012


Want to find the best graduate talent globally? Try Launch!

NEW YORK, US: The trio that brought the world YoungGuns - reputed to be the premier award for fresh talent under the 30, has created a new business - Launch - to solve one of the creative industries most pressing problems - the recruitment of the best suitable fresh graduate talent.

30 Jan 2012


Bernhart Associates' Q1 Employment Survey: Employment outlook brightens

OWATONNA, US: Employers in the US are ushering in the New Year with an impressive spike in hiring plans, according to Bernhart Associates' Quarterly Digital and Direct Marketing Employment Report for the first quarter of 2012.

18 Jan 2012


Yahoo! names ex-PayPal boss Thompson new CEO

YORK, US: Internet giant Yahoo! on Wednesday named former PayPal president Scott Thompson its new chief executive, four months after sacking Carol Bartz over her unsuccessful turnaround effort.

6 Jan 2012

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