Spectrum, digital migration can solve SA’s joblessness
In light of the country’s unemployment woes, politicians and analysts are in agreement that spectrum allocation and digital migration will enable economic growth.
Corporates must help graduates become job-ready
Corporates should be urged to meet government halfway and help with the upskilling of young people so they can be employed, says Tshepo Mokoena, chairperson of In2IT Technologies.
Gig economy trumpeted as SA’s solution to joblessness
As SA’s ever-higher unemployment rate continues to shock, the country is urged to tap into the gig economy to unlock infinite job opportunities.
Jobs galore in SA’s renewable energy sector
The industry says the next 10 years promise to deliver much-needed skilled and unskilled work opportunities in South Africa.
Video: The life-changing AWS re/Start programme
The programme connects unemployed and underemployed individuals to cloud careers.
SALGA joins forces with NGO to find municipal digital solutions
The association wants to stimulate innovation in local government, as well as help decrease high levels of youth unemployment in municipalities.
Building your digital workforce (and making humans happier)
Automation will change the nature of human work, freeing employees to pursue more rewarding, value-adding labour, says Christiaan Kriel, iOCO cluster executive: automation and CRM.
ICT-related jobs in high demand in SA
The latest National List of Occupations in High Demand shows data scientists and Web developers are among the most sought after in SA.
New government jobs database to help youth find work
The Department of Public Works and Infrastructure establishes a database to help unemployed persons find jobs on new infrastructure projects.
Tech firms contribute to SA’s dire unemployment stats
Unemployment in the country rose to 30.1% in the first quarter of 2020, with a number of local ICT firms having let go of thousands of employees.
Can cyber skills help alleviate poverty?
The more people we equip with technology knowledge and capability, the more opportunity for employment and business growth.