Tag: workplace

Vegans want to change the workplace … and it all starts in the kitchen

As veganism grows in popularity around the world, there is increasing pressure for employers to catch up and make the workplace more inclusive.

Op-Ed: Queen bees muscle out other women in the workplace

The Queen Bee Syndrome whereby women in power consciously impede the development of other women in the workplace, is slowly gaining ground in South Africa.

Steve Jobs: ‘Technology is nothing’—here’s what he said it really takes to achieve great success

It’s been eight years since Steve Jobs passed away on Oct. 5, 2011, but his lessons about life, work and success still live on today. In a 1994, the Apple co-founder sat down for an interview with Rolling Stone. Here’s what he said it really takes to achieve great success.

NBA President Usoro on tackling sexual harassment in the workplace

At the ongoing 2019 Annual General Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association, CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole caught up with Paul Usoro, the President of the NBA and he examined the conversations that had taken place so far from the different panel sessions.

60% of male managers now say they’re uncomfortable participating in work activities with women

Senior-level men say they are 12 times more likely to be hesitant about one-on-one meetings with a junior woman than they are a junior man. Here's why...

Op-Ed: 85% of your workforce isn’t engaged at work. What now?

Employee engagement starts at the top and leaders need to invest in a culture of engagement and growth.

OpEd: What employers need to know about cannabis in the workplace

What does cannabis mean for occupational health and safety in the workplace?

Reverse Mentoring: How millennials can mentor boomers

As the workplace is affected by global technological advancements, businesses are at risk of losing out to competition. As a result, conglomerates have turned to reverse mentoring.