Employee wellbeing

"Throwing sickies" is ruining SA's economy

The economy loses between R12- to R16-billion a year as a result of absent workers, many of who aren't actually physically ill but 'throw a sickie' to have a day off.

Psychopaths at work and the 10 jobs that attract them

Not all psychopaths are cold blooded killers. In fact, most of them live ‘innocently’ beside us and some of them are even our friends or colleagues. Take a look at their inherent traits and the careers where they're most often found.

Feng shui your desk

If it feels like your career is in a rut maybe it's time you take action and…rearrange your desk?

Workplace wellness in a time of HIV/Aids

Since HIV/Aids affects the bulk of SA's working population, World Aids Day provides an opportunity to reflect on the status of the fight against the epidemic in the workplace.

10 FAQ on maternity leave

Pregnant and working? You are entitled to maternity leave in SA. Here's what everyone needs to know.

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Exercise benefits for seniors »

Working out in the concrete jungle Even a little exercise may help prevent dementia Here’s an unexpected way to boost your memory: running

Seniors who exercise recover more quickly from injury or illness

When sedentary older adults got into an exercise routine, it curbed their risk of suffering a disabling injury or illness and helped them recover if anything did happen to them.