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Zero tolerance

Protect your business from drunken employees

You might think that if an employee is found to be under the influence of alcohol at work it is a straightforward dismissible offence. Recent case law has shown that this is not necessarily so.

  • by Spotong
  • Jan 3, 2017
  • 1692

Sticky fingers

Prevention is better than cure for workplace fraud

Theft from employees and associates can break a small business, so it’s vital to be vigilant and pick up the signs before things get out of hand.

  • by Spotong
  • Jun 13, 2017
  • 1442

Cannabis at work

What policies and procedures can be put in place to ensure that your employees are sober at work?

The most important aspect is that employers’ policies should embrace the concept of sobriety in the workplace.

  • by Spotong
  • Mar 28, 2019
  • 632

It's time to hire your first employee

Here’s how to do it

It’s really not that scary. And organisations such as Harambee Youth Employment Accelerator are there to hold your hand through the process when you’re ready to take the plunge.

  • by Spotong
  • Jun 6, 2018
  • 1003
Image of African-American business leader looking at camera in working environment

Creating loyal relationships with first-time work-seekers

Loyalty is key!

As the business owner, it falls to you to take the lead in creating an atmosphere in which you can grow into a team. Your goal is to create a sense of loyalty in your staff.

  • by Spotong
  • Aug 23, 2018
  • 1020