Press Room

Strategic Partnership Opportunities with Media and Relevant Associations

In order to continually expand our training network and reach throughout South Africa and beyond, we are always interested in exploring new partnerships with relevant media and/or industry-related associations.

If you are interested in partnering with us, please contact Faith Rukande at faith@alusani.co.za


Alusani® in the News

November

• Why Do We Need Agile Project Management – this article was highlighted on Skills Portal and explains what is Agile and how it relates to project management.

• The ‘Hard Facts” About Ignoring the Very Real Benefits of Soft Skills Training – this Linkedin article highlights the importance of soft skills development in today’s workplace.

October

Taking Control of Your Future Development – this article was featured on Linkedin and shows how important it is to look at your own professional development and career plan.
Focus on Learning the Skills that Impact Performance on Construction Sites – this Alusani® Thought Leadership article highlights the need to focus on skills needed on construction sites.
3 Painful Truths About Measuring Your Project’s Progress – this article from Alusani® Course Leader, Kobus le Roux  was featured on Linkedin and stresses the importance of being able to measure project progress.

September

Proper Asset Management Requires a Team Approach and a Deep Understanding of Planning & Maintenance Scheduling – this Alusani® Thought Leadership article was highlighted on the Engineering News website.

Are you Getting a Return on Your Training Investment – this article was featured on Linkedin and Skills Portal and shows the need to invest in training for your staff.

August

How To Present a Report – this article was highlighted on the Skills Portal and highlights how to turn a “boring” technical report into a compelling presentation.
Exploring the Adjudication Process – this article was featured on the Skills Portal and highlights the importance of the adjudication process in construction.
Motivating Your Employees in Difficult Times – this article highlighted on Linkedin focuses on how to motivate employees in the workplace in difficult economic times.

July

The Supervisor Dilemma – this article was featured on the Skills Portal and highlights how to make the transition from being an employee to an effective supervisor.

June

Leadership in the 21st Century – this article was featured on the Skills Portal and shows how today’s leaders have to face a variety of complex challenges in today’s marketplace.
Free Advice (Promise No Sales Talk) On How To Pick A Good Training Company – this article highlighted on LinkedIn brings to your attention the importance of choosing a good training provider.

May

How To Assert Yourself at Work? – this article was highlighted on the Skills Portal and focuses on how important assertiveness skills are in the workplace.

The Curious Case of Penalties Against Subcontractors – this Alusani® Thought Leadership article was highlighted on the Engineering News, ASAQS website, Concrete TV, SA Construction News and SA Building Review Website.
Updated NEC4 Supports Changing Market Demands – this Alusani® Thought Leadership article was highlighted on the Engineering News, ASAQS website, Concrete TV, SA Construction News and SA Building Review Website.

March

Technical Report Writing: What is the Fog Index? – this article was featured on the Skills Portal and highlights the importance of writing technical reports that are accurate and clear to any reader at any level.
What Makes A Great Course Leader? – this article highlighted on LinkedIn brings to your attention the need to know what credentials your Course Leader has, and if it aligns with the topic that he/she is training.

February

Why Short Courses Are A Great Investment – this article was featured on LinkedIn and focuses on maximising your training budget in a tight economy.
Uniting HR and Line Managers – this article was featured on the Skills Portal and highlights how HR and Line Managers can work more effectively together.
Who is Liable at Work? – this article was highlighted on the Skills Portal and focuses on individual and organisational liability.

January

How to Make Sure You Get More Bang for Your Training Buck – this article published on LinkedIn  discusses how you can tell a good training provider from a bad one.
The Do’s and Don’ts of Supplier Management – this article was featured on the Skills Portal and highlights tips to improve your purchasing decisions.

November

How To Keep Employees Safe – this article published on the Skills Portal looks at ways on how employers can equip staff to safely execute their duties.

October

The Basics of Construction Projects – this article featured on Skills Portal looks at the best practices for managing construction projects.

How To Prevent Writer’s Block  – this article released on Skills Portal looks at  five practical tips to prevent writer’s block when writing technical reports.

GCC 2015 Revision Enables Contractors to Cease Work Due to Non-Payment  – this Alusani® Thought Leadership article was highlighted on the Engineering News Website. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

Construction Sector Needs to Familiarise Itself with the Latest Edition of the JBCC Suite of Contracts  – this Alusani® JBCC Thought Leadership Press Release was featured on the Engineering News Website. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

Newer Construction Contracts Promote Better Collaboration  – this Alusani® NEC3 Thought Leadership Press Release was published on the Engineering News Website. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

September

How To Prevent Burnout – this article featured on Skills Portal looks at practical tips to prevent employee burnout in the workplace.

Estimating is a Tricky Business –  this article highlighted some tools to help construction professionals deliver accurate estimates.

August

What Does a Project Administrator Do? –  Article featured on the Skills Portal on the importance of having an effective project administrator working on your projects.

Construction Sector Needs to Familiarise Itself With the Latest Edition of the JBCC Suite of Contracts –  Alusani® JBCC Thought Leadership Press Release

July

Is Your Engineering Project Viable? – Article released on the Skills Portal on how to manage project time lines and customer expectations to ensure success.

The Do’s and Don’ts of Tendering – Article featured on the Skills Portal on how to develop a winning bid.

June

2016 Trends for Accounts Payable Departments – Article featured on the Skills Portal on the major technological changes that will affect Accounts Payable staff.

May

Failure to Plan is Risky Business – This Skills Portal article highlighted the importance of planning and building some form of flexibility into construction plans to cater for uncertainties.

The Cost of a ‘Quick Fix’ – Article released on the Skills Portal on the benefits of implementing a proven maintenance planning & scheduling strategy.

Women in Leadership – Article published on the Skills Portal on how women can have a work-life balance and still manage their personal growth and development.

April

Are You Planning on Training Your Employees – Article featured on the Skills Portal on how companies can maximise their training budget in this tight economy.

March

How Effective Are Your Project Administrators? – Article published on the Skills Portal on how your project can be more effective if you have well-trained project administrators to support you.

How To Make Your Technical Report Look Good? – Article featured on the Skills Portal on how technical professionals can produce good technical reports.

February

Poor Equipment Health is Costing Local Industry Millions, says Alusani® Course Leader –  this Alusani® Maintenance Thought Leadership Press Release was highlighted on the Concrete TV and Skills Portal Website. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

What is Your Finance Department Saying? – Article published on the Skills Portal where some tips are shared on how to improve the performance of financial departments.

NEC Contracts Provide More Equality and Better Partnerships for Contractors, says Alusani® Course Leader – this Alusani® NEC Thought Leadership Press Release was featured on the Concrete TV  and ASAQS Website. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

How to Build a Formidable Workforce – Article highlighted on the Skills Portal in which the importance of employee training in the workplace is emphasised.

GCC 2015 Revision Enables Contractors to Cease Work Due to Non-Payment – this Alusani® GCC Thought Leadership Press Release was highlighted on the Concrete TV Website, Construction World Newsletter and ASAQS Website. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

HR and the New World of Work – Article featured on the Skills Portal highlighting how expectations from business and the roles of HR have changed.

January

The Need for Assertiveness in the Workplace – Article featured on the Skills Portal where Lizanne de Jong explains how a lack of assertiveness leads to employees feeling disgruntled, being treated unfairly or their rights being ignored.

December

Can Soft Skills Make A Difference? – Article featured on the Skills Portal explaining that soft skills training is very often the catalyst for business success.

November

From HR Administrator to Strategic Business Partner – Article released on the Skills Portal talking about the new demands HR practitioners have on them.

Leadership in the 21st Century – Article presented on the Skills Portal looking at the challenges of being a leader in the 21st century.

Maintenance Integral to Proactive Asset Management – Article circulated on Engineering News explaining why operations functioning according to an ‘all cost’ mentality will never survive.  For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

Are You Passive or Aggressive? – Article available on the Skills Portal in which Lizanne de Jong explains how assertiveness is a skill that we are not necessarily born with.

Latest FIDIC Developments – Article featured on the Construction and Development News section on the ASAQS website where Coen Snyman (Affiliate Member FIDIC), talks about the changes in the pipeline for FIDIC. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

Who Are You Writing For? – Article highlighted on the Skills Portal where Phillip Verwey, our Technical Report Writing Specialist, explains the importance of realising who the audience of your technical reports are.

October

How To Perfect Project Planning – Article featured on the Skills Portal in which Alastaire Dick, a Specialist in Project Management and Engineering, explains what the most important aspects of planning a construction project are.

September

Working With Diverse Personalities – Article circulated on the Skills Portal discussing the advantages and disadvantages of different personalities in the workplace.

August

The Art of Estimating in Construction Management – Article released on the Skills Portal explaining why estimating is considered to be one of the most important practical aspects of construction management.

Women in Leadership at Work – Article available on the Skills Portal highlighting that a more assertive approach is needed if women hope to change their fate in society and in the workplace.

July

Fake CPD Courses Tarnish Good Reputation of Legitimate Trainers – Article featured on the Engineering News website bringing to light the reality that there are more dodgy training providers than legitimate ones.  For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

How Can Your Technical Reports Be More Effective – Article presented on the Skills Portal emphasising the importance of getting your messages across successfully with error free writing.

How To Be a Speaker Who Inspires – Article highlighted on the Skills Portal analysing the much sought-after trait of being a brilliant speaker as well as how to practice it and cultivate this skill.

June

Construction Regulations to Improve Safety – Article published on the Skills Portal where Phillip Verwey, a Health and Safety Specialist, talks about the impact of the amended regulations.

CPD Scam – Article recently released on the ECSA website exposing the false information on Continuous Professional Development (CPD) courses provided by dodgy training companies.

The Happy Training Manager – Article available on the Skills Portal explaining how Training Managers can keep abreast of their responsibilities.

May

Make Your Business A Fraud-Free Zone – Article featured on the Skills Portal in which Carel Spies shares how you can find ways to curb fraudulent activities in your accounts department.

Tapping into Effective Management – Article circulated on the Skills Portal discussing how you can present an air of self assurance when you don’t quite feel it yet.

New Construction Regulations Challenging for Industry – Article published on the Engineering News website in which Alusani® Course Leader, Phillip Verwey explains the importance of registration with the SACPCMP.  For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

April

Marketing Hand-Overs: A Project Managers Dream or Nightmare? – Article featured on the Skills Portal where Alistaire Dick discusses Project Management.

March

Become a Technical Report Writing Pro – Article available on the Skills Portal where Technical Report Writing Specialist, Phillip Verwey says “practice, practice and more practice” is the key!

Dealing with a Multi-Generational Workforce – Article highlighted on the Skills Portal in which Lizanne de Jong discusses the dynamics of a multi-generational workforce.

February

Empowering Women to Lead in the Workplace – Article published on the Skills Portal, elaborating on how warped patterns hinder the transformation of female leaders in South Africa.

January

Accounting for Your Department – Article featured on the Skills Portal, bringing to light the signs that your accounts department may need an overhaul.

How Can Women Be More Assertive – Article released on the Skills Portal, elaborating on how women can address work colleagues with confidence!

How To Get More Bang for Your Training Buck – Article published on the Mining & Minerals website answering the burning question – how can you be certain that you really are choosing the right training provider? For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

November

How To Get More Bang for Your Training Buck – Article published on the Skills Portal asking how do you actually tell a good provider from a bad one

October

Don’t Get Too Technical – Article released on the Skills Portal, on why it’s important to ‘keep it short and simple’ and proofread your writing

South Africa has a Lack of Maintenance Vision – Article featured on the Skills Portal, bringing to light the lack of maintenance vision in South Africa

How Can We Beat Unemployment? – Article published on the Skills Portal, exposing the unemployment rate amongst Millenials and discussing potential ways to address this issue

September

The Management and Leadership Development for Women – Article available on the Skills Portal that highlights the question, will women ever achieve work-life balance?

August

Multi-Generational Workplace Relationships – Article released on the Skills Portal that highlights the dynamics of having three distinct generations in the workplace

Women in Leadership in the Workplace – Article available on the Skills Portal that highlights the impact of socialisation and seeks to unravel patterns of wrong thinking in women

Training Courses That Bridge the Engineering Skills Gap – Article published on Engineering News that focuses on the increasing levels of unemployment among engineering graduates, owing to a lack of practical skills and experience following their graduation. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

July

Construction Regulations to Improve Safety – Article released on the Skills Portal in which Phillip Verwey, a construction health and safety specialist, talks about the impact of the amended regulations

Becoming the World’s Greatest HR Professional – Article featured on the Skills Portal that highlights some of the characteristics of a great HR professional

June

How Do You Get People Engaged and Motivated? – Article published on the Skills Portal that focuses on how motivation and employee-engagement are important interlinked concepts in an organisation

Employee Training: A Privilege or A Right? – Article available on the Skills Portal where Cecilia Cronje shares some tips on how to motivate staff and get the most out of your training investment

May

Alusani Skills & Training Network® – Article presented on Engineering News highlighting the company’s construction management portfolio. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

Frustrated by Grads in the Workplace? – Article featured in the Life Skills Section of the Skills Portal that focuses on integrating new graduates into the workplace

April

What is an Effective Manager? – Article released on the Skills Portal about how to establish yourself as a credible and fair manager from the word go

Assertive Communication for Women – Article published on the Skills Portal that looks at male and female communication with some interesting distinctions

March

Socio-Economic Development Strategies That Work – Article featured on the Skills Portal that focuses on the best way to maximise socio-economic development programmes for your business

Why You Should Spend More on Short Courses – Article available on the Skills Portal that looks at how to use training to get the best out of the talent that you already have

February

The Changing Role of HR – Article released on the Skills Portal highlighting the three-domain framework for conceptualising HR competencies

Exploring the Function of Excel – Article available on the Skills Portal explaining how international consultant and Excel Guru Jon von der Heyden aims to help people make use of Excel tools in order to reap the full benefits of the application

The Art of Winning Public Sector Contracts – Article in the BEE Section of the Skills Portal that looks at getting to grips with tendering processes so that you have a shot at winning more work by knowing how to tender correctly. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

Construction Claims Challenging for Industry – Article presented on Engineering News highlighting the number of contract claims and subsequent disputes and how they can be reduced if there is a proper understanding and assessment of claims and better decision-making with regard to the claims process as a whole. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

Dealing With Challenges in the Workplace – Article published on the Skills Portal that looks at the areas Managers have difficulty dealing with in the workplace

January

The Ins and Outs of Technical Report Writing – Article featured on the Skills Portal from Communications Specialist, Mabel Terblanche that explains what it takes to write a comprehensive technical report

Great Expectations and the 2014 Workplace – Article available on the Skills Portal where two specialists from Alusani® share their insights on how HR Managers are battling to integrate Millenials into a Baby Boomer organisational culture

November

Make Your Business a Fraud-Free Zone – Article released on the Skills Portal which shares some tips on how to prevent fraud in the workplace

Direction, Vision And Leadership Needed to Move Maintenance Function Forward – Article featured on Engineering News that focuses on the desire to find direction, create vision and support this with good leadership to move the maintenance function forward in South African organisations

The Heart and Mind of a Great Manager – Article presented on the Skills Portal that shares tips on how to become a respected and trusted manager at the People Management Skills for New Managers short course hosted by Alusani Skills & Training Network®

October

Technical Reports for Your Information – Article available on the Skills Portal that highlights six types of technical reports businesses can make use of to exchange and present information. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

Drive to Review Maintenance Costs Before Buying – Article featured on Engineering News that encourages engineering firms carrying out large construction projects to stipulate that the cost of maintenance programmes be included in tenders

September

The Building Blocks of Construction Estimating – Article listed on the Skills Portal which examines why estimating is considered to be one of the most important practical aspects of construction management

August

The Function and Future of Accounts Payable – Article featured on the Skills Portal which looks in detail at how the accounting function has been transformed by technology and whether new recruits and seasoned employees have what it takes to fulfil this new role

How do You Get People Engaged And Motivated? – Article published on the Skills Portal which looks at why Motivation and employee-engagement are important interlinked concepts in the organisation

July

The Big Five Competencies of HR – Article that was published on the HR Portal highlighting five key areas every HR professional should master in order to be effective in their role. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

Business English – When Nobody Understands – Article that was published on the Skills Portal that focused in detail on the demand for good language skills in business. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

Taking the Risk Out of Construction Contracts – Article released via the Skills Portal that looks in detail at identifying and quantifying the risks to which a project or business venture may be exposed and how best to manage these risks

Can you Train Employees to Stay? – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal that looked in detail at how companies protect their investment of workplace training in an age when employees are becoming more unpredictable and independent. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

June

Prevention Better Than Cure – Article available on page 12 of the EC Industrial & Business News which highlighted how to avoid construction claims

Financial Policy: Are You Compliant? – Article that was distributed via the Skills Portal analysing how Professionals who operate in the accounts payable field are unfamiliar with the National Credit Act(NCA) and how to correctly apply financial controls in the workplace

Employers are Searching for Emotional Intelligence – Article on the Skills Portal that draws attention to how 34% of hiring managers said they are placing greater emphasis on emotional intelligence when hiring and promoting employees post-recession

May

You Can’t Afford to Skimp on Soft Skills Training – Article that was published on the Skills Portal that focused on how Training Managers generally see soft skills as a nice-to-know rather than a need-to-know but this couldn’t be further from the truth!

Engineering Change Management in Your Business – Article available on the Skills Portal that highlighted how leaders have to “walk the talk” for change management to be successful

The Tender Issue of Government’s Infrastructure Projects – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal that looked in detail at the basic elements that make up a successful tender

The Process of Bidding Made Simple – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal that focused on the process that will help committees and other role players make the most of their procurement functions. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

April

The Dangerous Business of Unlawful Recruitment Practices – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal that emphasised the impact that labour legislation has on the recruitment and selection process by HR. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

More Companies Opting for Internal Training to Combat Skills Shortage – Article that was featured in the Engineering News that highlighted how more than 60% of capital equipment-related accidents are the result of inadequate training, which companies can combat by introducing training strategies that allow for the constant monitoring and upskilling of staff

How to Speak Your Mind – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal that focused on assertive behaviour in organisations

March

Assertive Communication Skills Course for Women – Article that was featured on WomanOnline.co.za that analysed how women have the potential to be great communicators

Mind Your Language – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal that focused on English being the international language of many industries and how this fact impacts employees, professionals and new graduates

Women in Business: Not Enough Women in Senior Management Positions in SA – Article that was featured on Gauteng Business News that highlighted the inadequate percentage of working women in senior management positions in SA

Protect Your Business Through HR Records Management – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal that bought to light the issue of the growing absenteeism epidemic in SA. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

February

Specialised Courses for Women on the Road to Success – Article that was featured on Destiny Connect.com that focused on Alusani Skills & Training Network® presenting two women-focused courses in the first quarter of this year

Proper Understanding of Law Necessary in Industry – Article that was featured on Engineering News that highlights certain sections of legislation, including the Project and Construction Management Professions Act of 2000, aimed at regulating the South African construction industry

January

Staff Meetings That Get the Job Done – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal that looked at in detail how meetings that are properly planned can be excellent platforms for monitoring progress, making strategic decisions and solving problems. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

The Skinny on Workplace Training – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal that focused on what the future is of workplace training is in 2013

Physical Asset Maintenance is Good for Business – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal that stressed the importance of how during tough economic times, asset maintenance tends to fall to the bottom of the list

The Power of Excel at Work – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal that focused on how, and when Excel is used properly it can significantly simplify your work and personal life. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

December

Physical Asset Maintenance is Good for Business – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal that emphasised the importance of ensuring that the office equipment and/or industrial machinery is working at its optimum level

November

Training Provider Aims to Change Perception of Maintenance – Article that was featured on Engineering News that draws attention to how Alusani Skills & Training network® is trying to change the industry’s perception – from regarding investment in maintenance as a huge cost to regarding it as a strategically competitive advantage

Train Employees to Excel – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal highlighting the Mentoring, coaching and continuous training that employers will need to become seriously acquainted with if they hope to retain talented staff

October

Helping Business Women Speak Their Mind – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal that focused on teaching women how to address work colleagues with confidence

Communication is the Lifeblood of the Business – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal that looked in detail at how young people entering the workplace have contributed to a “mishmash of communication styles” which could lead to substantial losses for the business. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

Engineering and Finance Can and Must Work Together – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal that bought to light how Engineering and technical people have to get to grips with finance in order to accurately present and complete projects

September

Study Shows 5 Biggest Issues Holding SA Business Women Back – Article that was featured on Gauteng Business News that highlighted the 5 toughest issues facing women in business and other – fascinating insights into the struggles faced by women in the business environment

Achieve Cost Effective and Transparent Bidding Processes – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal that focused on the new Preferential Procurement Policy Framework Act (PPPFA) and how these changes affect your bid committee processes. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

Money Talks: What is Your Finance Department Saying? – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal stressed the development of employees to become proficient in managing the business payment cycle

August

Dealing with Challenges in the Workplace – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal that emphasised the issue of discipline in the workplace

Position Your Artisans for Success – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal that bought to light companies training their artisans

July

Training Provider Improves Industry Skills – Article that was featured on Engineering News that looked in detail at Alusani® assisting various industries in improving the skills of their staff

The 15th Annual Business Day BASA Awards, supported by Anglo American, 2012 Finalists Announced – Article that was featured on Bizcommunity highlighting Business and Arts South Africa (BASA) announcing the finalists for the 15th Annual Business Day BASA Awards

How to Become a Fearless Technical Presenter – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal that focused on getting technical presenters to effectively communicate their message. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

Construction Sector Receives Training on Standard-Form Contracts – Article that was featured on Engineering News that stressed the importance of finding solutions to skills development problems encountered in the construction industry

Get a Return on Your Training Intervention – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal which looked at providing guidelines to identify staff training needs and implement interventions that produce the desired results. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

Can Women Really Ever Achieve Work-Life Balance? – Article featured on the Skills Portal that addresses women on the issue of work-life balance

June

How to Be a Real Asset to Your HR Department – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal that focused on how to meet the growing list of expectations thrust onto the new-age HR professional. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

How Do You Build Effective Teams that Work? – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal that emphasised the components of productive, effective and successful teams

May

Do You Have the Negotiation Skills to Achieve Great Deals with Vendors and Suppliers? – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal that looked in detail at how to Bargain, Negotiate and Achieve Great Deals with Vendors and Suppliers. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

A Technical Report that Speaks to its Reader is Worth its Weight in Gold – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal that highlighted Technical Report Writing. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

Dealing with Difficult Employee Behaviour – Article featured on the Skills Portal that focused on how to formulate assertive responses to a variety of difficult business situations

April

Secure Employee Buy-in Towards Training – Article featured on the Skills Portal that looked in detail at how to target your message and win over your co-workers

Se Dit – Article featured in Rooi Rose that highlighted how to become a better and more confident communicator

March

The DIY Manual for Crucial Conversations in the Workplace – Article featured on Financial Mail Essentials that emphasised how to become a better and more confident communicator

Tapping into Effective Management – Article featured on the Skills Portal that focused on how to establish yourself as a credible and fair manager from the word go

Bringing Back the Preposition – Article featured on the Skills Portal that bought to light how to put the professional back in business communication

Learn How to Choose the Right Workplace Training – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal that focused on how to choose the right workplace training

February

Plan and Prepare for those Tricky Conversations – Article featured on IOL that highlighted how to become a better and more confident communicator. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

The DIY Manual for Crucial Conversations in the Workplace – Article featured on the Skills Portal that looked in detail at how to become a better and more confident communicator

January

Manage Your Way to Success – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal that focused on good practices for managing teams

Accurate HR Records Can Save Your Business Money – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal that stressed Effective HR Records Management. For a copy of the article please email faith@alusani.co.za

December

Against All Odds – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal that examined Management & Leadership Development for Women

November

Desperate Times Calls For Informed Leaders – Article featured on the Skills Portal that emphasised Labour Law for Line Managers

Chuck the Digital Marketing Rulebook – Article that was featured on the Skills Portal that focused on how to Develop, Execute & Measure a Highly Successful Social Media Marketing Strategy

Artlink – Article about Keiskamma Trust whom form part of Alusani Skills & Trainings Network’s® corporate social initiatives

October

The Heart and Mind of A Great Manager – Article featured on the Skills Portal that highlighted People Management Skills for New Managers

Training Staff The Right Way – Article featured on the Skills Portal that stressed the importance of Effective Training Administration

September

Avoid Getting Lost in Translation – Article featured on the Skills Portal that focused on Technical Report Writing