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BEE and the moral dilemma

Implementing learnerships should never be an exercise in box-ticking. The whole thing about learnerships, according to Sivarajan Naidoo, director at EduPower, is that nobody is really accountable for ensuring that they’re implemented to provide maximum value for the learner. He goes on to clarify what he means by this: “The whole concept of learnerships was […]

The disability equity minefield

“BEE has brought to the fore the employment of people with disabilities as well as identifying skills development opportunities for them,” says Sivarajan Naidoo, Director of EduPower. While this is a good thing, Naidoo says there’s a distinct difference between businesses that are simply ticking boxes in terms of meeting their BEE target and those […]