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Top Employer South Africa 2017

Transparency is a business imperative, as record number of Top Employers Certified

South Africa can hold its head high, as a record number of organisations achieved the prestigious Top Employers Certification this year. Research has revealed one of the top factors contributing to driving HR best practice was effectively implementing a high level of transparency and open communication.

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New report shows evolution of On-boarding in Top Employers globally

A new report shows on-boarding trends are evolving as businesses realise its crucial influence on supporting new employees and operational effectiveness. The paper, On-Boarding – HR Insights Report, from the Top Employers Institute shows case studies and 5 best practice trends including making on-boarding a process rather than a single event, measuring effectiveness and ensuring senior business leaders play a key role in inspiring new employees from the first morning. 

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New Research Links HR Best Practices with Better Business Performance

Better business performance, as measured by higher stock prices, faster revenue growth and more favorable perception of companies’ employer brand, is correlated both with company-wide certification of HR best practices and with the employment of a proportion of HR- certified professionals according to new research conducted by Top Employers Institute and HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®).

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Top Employers Global 2016 announced

The Top Employers Institute, the global certifier recognising excellence in employee conditions, officially announces this year’s organisations certified as Top Employers Global 2016.

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South Africa

Turning the tide on Absenteeism

Absenteeism is costing the economy billions, at a time we can scarcely afford it. How can companies turn this trend around? 

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Top Employers Institute and HR Certification Institute Announce Strategic Global Partnership

Netherlands-headquartered Top Employers Institute and the HR Certification Institute (HRCI) today announced a strategic global partnership that will expand the global reach of both organizations in a shared mission to raise the level of excellence of the worldwide human resource management profession. HRCI offers a portfolio of certifications that validate the mastery of human resource professionals, and Top Employers Institute validates the HR best practices that employers have in place for employees to advance their development. 

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