Recruitment and job-hunting trends in 2020

2020-01-17 11:14

Worldwide, there have been rapid shifts in workforces, with employee expectations varying markedly across generations. Companies need to understand how to engage effectively with these employees in order to recruit top talent and manage teams productively.

The decade of 'millennials killing' things has come to an end, but it wasn't the generation's fault in the first place

2020-01-02 09:43

We need to acknowledge wider economic trends that forced millennials to "murder" everything from napkins to TGI Fridays.

Higher value, healthier drinks on SA’s menu

2019-12-05 11:55

Millennials, urbanites and women are driving new drinking habits – ?ranging from premium wine selections to opting for craft and health drinks.

Gen Z women are less likely than millennial women to want to be reachable at all times, and it might be a sign of 'tech fatigue'

2019-10-17 07:10

Gen Z women are less optimistic about technology's ability to positively impact them than millennials, according to a new study.

Why more US men are freezing their sperm

2019-10-05 11:24

While some men are freezing sperm before a vasectomy, others are doing it for health and infertility reasons — sperm quality ages over time.

A millennial's guide to saving - and useful apps that could help you do it

2019-08-11 17:04

In the current economic climate South African millennials are having a hard time saving.

5 excuses millennials make not to save long-term

2019-07-18 07:00

When it comes to long-term investing towards retirement, millennials are not doing so great, says Noluyolo Betela, client relationship manager at Allan Gray.

'Deaths of despair' are taking more lives of millennial Americans than any other generation

2019-06-17 09:10

More millennials are dying "deaths of despair," according to a new report. Several reasons are fuelling this increase, including financial burdens.

SA professionals unhappy with their jobs - survey

2019-06-08 10:16

Job satisfaction levels among South African respondents to a survey, are at an average score of six out of 10.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez slammed The Economist after it suggested female empowerment was depriving men of sex

2019-05-13 15:47

The magazine published an article saying millennials were having less sex, with one of the reasons being female empowerment in the wake of #MeToo.


Millennials are having kids later than other generations, here's why

2020-01-09 15:40

Get your money, travel, and then maybe find a man. Yes! In that order.

15 ways millennials changed the world in the 2010s

2019-12-31 08:54

Millennials want an easy life — one that's accessible, convenient, comfortable, full of experiences, and looks good on Instagram.

Re-thinking the C-suite

2019-11-11 11:44

Increasingly, traditional hierarchical leadership models are being swapped out in favour of ‘flatter’ structures – especially in the tech space. Will this shift in workplace dynamics play out on a larger scale?

OPINION: Where are the Millennial board members?

2019-10-07 06:00

Constructing an effective board consists of re-examining who sits on the board, recognising that each board seat is a scarce commodity, as well as re-examining everything the board does, says Roger Hitchcock.

WATCH: Are millennials killing these foods?

2019-09-05 20:50

Millennials have been labelled as more 'health-conscious' than older generations, and are consequently shunning certain foods.

A mom's Facebook rant about banning 'childless millennials' from Disney World has sparked outrage on the internet

2019-07-29 20:10

The mom argued that Disney World is a "family amusement park" and that "immature millennials" have no business spending time there.

10 tips for millennial entrepreneurs

2019-06-17 19:26

When asking millennials about where they see themselves career-wise, many reveal their dream of owning their own businesses.

A message for millennials: Life is about more than #YOLO

2019-06-16 11:24

As South Africa celebrates Youth Day, Khwezi Jackson, an investment Consultant at 10X Investments, has a message for his fellow millennials: life is about more than #YOLO.

REVEALED: What job seekers want, and which employers are most attractive

2019-06-07 18:31

SA professionals and students want job security, research reveals.

China's made 350 million millennials into day traders

2019-04-14 09:55

Under pressure, China's 350 million young people are morphing into day traders, says Shuli Ren.

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