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NOVA launches virtual HR back office solution

Johannesburg, 1 July 2021: NOVA Human Capital Solutions has launched a new virtual HR back-office offering that provides companies with the flexibility to focus on their core business. Specialising in full HR, labour law, and payroll outsourcing services, NOVA boasts a highly experienced team of industry-specific professionals in each sphere. NOVA’s HR Transact™ team is […]
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BCEA Amendment Bill

BCEA Amendment Bill

SYNOPSIS In 2017 the Labour Laws amendment Bill seeked to amend the Basic Conditions of Employment Act (BCEA) of 1997 to include parental, adoption and commissioning leave to employees which was passed by the National Assembly in November 2017. On 21 August 2018, the Labour Bills were considered and passed by the National Council of […]
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Nova Human Capital Defend employee claims

Nova Human Capital Defend employee claims

Employee claims are among the most common forms of litigation that companies face, threatening major financial and reputational repercussions that could resonate throughout the business. Proactively safeguarding your business against the prospect of legal action by your employees is seen as the most effective way of minimising the damage that such cases bring. Being proactive […]
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Employment Equity Reaffirmed

Employment Equity Reaffirmed

In a drive to push the Employment Equity (EE) mandate aimed at increasing transformation in local business, the Department of Labour has increased their efforts relating to labour audits and the relevant compliance regulations. Employment Equity is aimed at promoting fairness in the labour market and, as such, labour inspectors have been tasked with evaluating […]
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Nova Human Capital Awkward interview situations

Nova Human Capital Awkward interview situations

Everyone dreads job interviews, and for good reason. You’re bombarded with personal questions, put on the spot, and expected to have your five-year plan laid out in full detail before walking through the door. They say practice makes perfect but, in the case of job interviews, they never get better. Here are some of the […]
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Nova Human Capital Employees Improve Culture

Nova Human Capital Employees Improve Culture

Company culture is a major factor when it comes to attracting top talent to your business. It’s the reason that companies like Google and Facebook are some of the most sought-after employers on the planet – they offer their employees a work culture that provides a keen balance between enjoyment and fulfilment, for both the […]
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Nova Human Capital Attract Top Talent

Nova Human Capital Attract Top Talent

Finding new recruits can be a challenging process. The job market is more competitive than ever, with companies headhunting talent from their competitors, creating a challenging environment for job-seekers and employers alike. Staying ahead of the game is essential to attracting the calibre of employee you need to keep your business afloat during testing economic […]
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Nova Human Capital Defined work roles

Nova Human Capital Defined work roles

Here’s a scenario that all business leaders are familiar with. You’ve invested time and resources in the search for a new candidate for your organisation. You’ve spent money advertising the role, spent countless hours reviewing applications and CVs, gone through the process of interviewing candidates, shortened your list and finally selected who you believe to […]
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The Biggest Challenges for HR

The Biggest Challenges for HR

Most people tend to believe that the role of human resources is an organisation is simply limited to recruitment and disciplinary procedures performed by a stress-out individual surrounded by mounds of paperwork. In reality HR is also responsible for implementing some of the key strategic engagements and policies for the smooth functioning of day-to-day operations. […]
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