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People Risk in 2019
Artificial intelligence has been around for some time now, but the ‘human element’ is going to cause some disruption in the more traditional HR space. It is said that HR practitioners only spend some 20% of their time working face-to-face with employees. Instead of the focus being on administration, as it is currently, time could in future be spent on increasing the return on investment for employees. Click here to read more.Take a look
iFacts Employee Lifecycle
At iFacts we believe that employees are a true asset to an organization and as Richard Branson correctly says “Clients do not come first. Employees come first. If you take of your employees, they will take care of the clients.” It is often a challenge to take care of employees when they are dishonest, disheartened or downright disappointed. At iFacts we have developed a life cycle of an employee with some suggestions on how to keep employe...Take a look
Where in the world is Jenny?
Jenny, the owner of iFacts, is one of those crazy people who cannot allow grass to grow under her feet. Jenny not only looks for places to grow iFacts but looks to give back. Recently Jenny and her husband, Neil, went on their 5th Put Foot Rally through Southern Africa. This is a social rally where people from all over the world learn to travel Southern Africa safely, in all types of vehicles and give back to the community. Jenny...Take a look
One of the new organisations we have partnered with is one that looks at the investment of a new segment in your life because people today are having to plan to live beyond 100. 50Plus-Skills is an online skills community that provides a platform for individuals aged fifty plus to connect with and provide their skills, time and services to business, civil society, academic institutions, NPOs and government. We would encourage all indivi...Take a look
Is your employee screening company compliant?
We have experienced some interesting new legal changes in the South African background screening industry and thought it important to share some information with you regarding this and we are also very pleased that we are legally compliant in all ways. Police Clearance Certificates for South Africa: There have recently been some changes with regards to obtaining Police Clearance certificate. These changes have been implemented...Take a look
Refirement 50+ Services
A team of passionate South Africans, including the iFacts team, are investigating setting up a community of skilled and experienced people over 50. It will create meaningful work opportunities for these people and provide the market with cost effective skills and experience. It will allow corporates, SMEs and NGOs to find mentors to develop and grow the people in their organisation, to fill skills gaps on a short term contractual basis and to tap...Take a look
iFacts Employee of the year 2017
Congratulations to Conscience Manjokota for earning iFacts employee of the year 2017 and runner up Chipo Laudi. Well deserved. iFacts Employee of the year 2017 - Conscience Manjokota Runner Up - Chipo LaudiTake a look
iFacts Team Building
We at iFacts thought we would share a bit of fun which was had by the iFacts team on their team building events. iFacts Operations Team: [su_row][su_column size="1/3"][/su_column] [su_column size="1/3"] [/su_column] [su_column size="1/3"] [/su_column][/su_row] [su_row][su_column size="1/3"] [/su_column] [su_column size="1/3"] [/su_column] [su_column size="1/3"][/su_column][/su_row] iFacts Marketing Team: [su_row][su_column ...Take a look
Is It Such A Good Idea To Befriend That Colleague?
With the end of the year upon us and festivities and holidays in abundance iFacts would strongly encourage employees to take responsibility for their activity on social media. Work and professional relationships do have a strong tendency to develop in to friendships outside of the working environment. This fosters happier and higher performing teams. Many co-workers and employees will engage in “friending”, “following and “connecti...Take a look
The devious art of lying by telling the truth
In 1996 research was done by researcher, Bella DePaulo. She established that every person tells at least a lie per day. This is the reason politicians are telling half-truths to avoid to tell the whole truth when questions are asked. Normal employees do the same thing and often they do it to try and stay out of trouble. Many of the lies told are told because people want to save face and will say something as simple as: "I told her that she loo...Take a look