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CGF Articles & Editorials

Transparency and good governance lacking in the Retirement Industry (2014-04-25)

Article by Ian Young and Terrance M. Booysen

With only six out of 100 people in South Africa being able to retire comfortably, much can be said about the state of the local retirement industry.

Employee wellness is a bottom-line business issue (2014-04-10)

Article by Dr Dicky Els and George Marx

The healthcare of South Africans in the workplace should be one of the top priorities of employers; but evidence across many industries reflects a dire situation which suggests employers do not have employee’s wellness top of mind. 

Considering the risks attached to employers (2014-04-01)

Article by Terrance M. Booysen and reviewed by DLA Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr Attorneys

Few people will deny the fact that running a company, no matter its size, is not for the faint at heart.

Job creation: A governance issue? (2014-03-31)

By Terrance M. Booysen

Clearly this subject is a matter of grave concern for many South Africans, and a number of negative spin offs occur when people are left unemployed and cannot find decent employment.

Improving the effectiveness of employee wellness management systems (2014-03-19)

Article by Dr Dicky Els and Terrance M. Booysen

Employee wellness and disease management issues and their effects on the workforce have become a global priority for most employers. 

Procurement: Carving the tender rot (2014-02-25)

Advertorial issued by CGF Research Institute and Sentigol

After hearing President Jacob Zuma’s State of the Nation 2014 Address, many people have agreed that “South Africa is a better place for all to live in”, since the dark days of apartheid was dismantled in 1994.

Obligation to protect customer’s information (2014-02-17)

Article issued by CGF Research Institute and DQS South Africa

There have been a number of high profile cases involving companies who have been accused of not implementing adequate measures to protect the information contained within their management systems. 

Positioning the Audit Committee on the frontline (2014-02-10)

Article by CGF Research, written by written by Melanie Bosman CA (SA)

Undoubtedly, the Audit Committee has become the most important statutory committee in an organisation, and arguably, many boards of directors may not have fully appreciated its function, nor its powers, including the importance it duly deserves.

A healthy choice of Employee Wellness extended to CGF’s corporate clients (2014-02-05)

Editorial by Aon South Africa (Pty) Ltd

Without a doubt, Aon understands that taking care of your employees is as important as taking care of business.

Attending a corporate function - Consider the risks (2014-01-31)

Article by CGF Research, written by Terrance M. Booysen and reviewed by Hogan Lovells, South Africa

South Africa, and indeed many other countries, has an insatiable desire and craving for sport and the outdoors.