Archive | November, 2006

Demotion, Retrench, Best Jobs, Top Pay

Work Headlines – November A quick synopsis of the news in the past fortnight Demotion, like dismissal, must be handled by the book Section 186(2) of the Labour Relations Act (LRA) allows employees to take employers to task for unfair labour practices such as a demotion. The employee needs to agree to the demotion – […]

Medical Aid, AA, Traffic, Fines amp; Taxes

Work Headlines – October/November A quick synopsis of the news in the past fortnight Regulations will force retirement fund trustees to act in your best interests Proposed changes to retirement fund regulations following criticisms by Pension Funds Adjudicator Vuyani Ngalwana that “trustees of RA funds often do not act in their members’ best interests” will […]

Behind the Beetroot

It was Albert Schweitzer (philosopher, physician and humanitarian)nbsp; that said happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory. After this month, I wish that he had mentioned the difficulties of health and memories…