Viewpoints: Hybrid organisations

Organisation Development ConsultantTalking to people about their experiences of the pandemic and working from home has yielded interesting data and polarities. Businesses that employ remote workers and have offices with workers present daily represent a hybrid workforce. The vital data will shape hybrid working models as people re-imagine physical ‘offices’ Paolo Giuricich CA(SA)Founder and ownerof…

Viewpoints: What are non-fungible tokens (NFTs)?

Blockchain SpecialistWhile non-fungible tokens (NFTs) are simply a way to transfer information (data), they provide various benefits because they are created on blockchain networks Monica Singer CA(SA)Blockchain Evangelistfor Consensys Characteristics of NFTs NFTs have the following characteristics: Unique: The hallmark trait of non-fungible tokens is that they are unique and this can be verified on…

RECOMMEND: APC Results 2020 & Honours Roll

SAICA congratulates candidates who overcame the difficulties of COVID-19 to achieve success in the 2020 APC SAICA announced that 1 653 of the 3 880 candidates who wrote the Assessment of Professional Competence (APC) in December 2020 successfully demonstrated their competence in the assessment. ‘SAICA would like to recognise the 2020 cohort for their dedication…

Lifestyle: Travel – Blissful countryside retreat

Mount Grace Hotel and Spa is the perfect countryside destination for recharging. Situated amidst the mountains of Magaliesburg, it’s an exceptional getaway where you can reconnect with Mother Nature Just an hour and a half from Johannesburg, the hotel is a charming blend of classic style, elegant luxury and natural serenity. It boasts impressive construction…

Lifestyle: Health – Yoga for stress relief

Silhouette young woman practicing yoga on the beach at sunset. Meditation. Workplaces have been gripped with mental health crisis due to intense workloads, long hours and tough deadlines. Fortunately there are techniques to navigate through stress in the workplace Prolonged stress threatens the physical, psychological and social wellbeing of employees. It also has an impact…