Legislative Amendments Update

Dear All Compliments of the new year. We wish you a successful 2014. 2014 was predicted to be a busy year and it has not disappointed thus far. Besides the current labour unrest and looming national election dates, matters have moved quite rapidly on the…

MITIGATING YOUR RISK

With the current uncertainty around the temporary employment services (TES) regulations, many companies are worried about engaging new TES suppliers or beginning new contracts. And because of the joint and several liability risks that already exist under current legislation, this is a critical decision that…

IMPORTANCE OF FLEXIBILITY IN ECONOMICALLY UNCERTAIN TIMES

The world is an uncertain place at the moment with struggling economies and many businesses hanging in…barely. South Africa finds itself affected by these, and other, challenges and businesses need to operate within the context of the following realities: • Extreme unemployment; • Dismal education…

PROGRESS ON LABOUR LAW AMENDMENTS

 NOTICE REGARDING PROGRESS ON LABOUR LAW AMENDMENTS, ESPECIALLY THE EFFECT ON PRIVATE EMPLOYMENT AGENCIES AND TEMPORARY EMPLOYMENT SERVICES It has come to APSO’s attention that certain inaccurate information is currently in circulation to say that the amendments to the labour laws, in particular those affecting…

Choosing a TES provider

With the current uncertainty around the temporary employment services (TES) regulations, many companies are worried about engaging new TES suppliers or beginning new contracts. And because of the joint and several liability risks that already exist under current legislation, this is a critical decision that…

Picking a Recruitment Partner

Choosing a recruitment agency is an important decision, after all, the agency is an extension of your company in the minds of candidates and you definitely don’t want desirable candidates to be turned off by their interactions with your recruiter. Partnering with the right agency…