Posts tagged as labour

We are captured by deindustrialisation

  Manufacturing, job losses and the shortage of skills in all sectors of the economy are debated more and more at industry conferences but, if we break it down, the one thing impacting South Africa’s economy most is deindustrialisation. In the 1980s, manufacturing’s contribution to GDP was around 27%. By 2015, this had fallen to below […]

Business management for surveyors

Realising that there is a need to improve marketing of the surveying profession, SAGI Northern Provinces branch held a Business Management Workshop on 20 October 2010 at Pumulani Lodge outside Pretoria. Targeted at the survey profession, the workshop consisted of formal presentations and interactive sessions dealing with marketing, intellectual property, labour relations, the Occupational Health […]