Posts tagged as job creation

In conversation with Prof. Barry Dwolatzky – dedication and passion but funding is lacking!

  If I was allowed only two words to describe Prof. Barry Dwolatzky, director of the Joburg Centre for Software Engineering at Wits University (JCSE) it would be “dedication and passion” – dedication in his commitment to support the creation of jobs in the IT sector and passion in the way he is doing it. […]

Time for business to take responsibility for unemployment

by Asher Bohbot, EOH An astounding 5-million South Africans are currently unemployed, and even more concerning is the fact that our youth comprises 75% of this figure. Although government’s role is to create the environment and incentives for businesses to thrive, job creation is primarily the responsibility of the business sector. Unfortunately, government cannot shoulder […]