CAREERS

Welcome to our human resources section. Here you will read a lot on careers jobs and employers. Just be keen not to miss the fineprint.

Delicate Balance of Employee vs. Business Interests

With the ravaging COVID-19 pandemic, businesses in Africa and the rest of the world are finding themselves in a catch-22 situation.

Female BBC manager declines promotion over unequal pay

A BBC manager has told colleagues she turned down a promotion after finding out she would be paid £12,000 less than a man in...

Startup to Scale Up: How to Get the Best Talent For...

Whether you are looking for entry-level or leader, finding the right people is a sure way to build long-term success

French firm Schneider gifts Eastlands College of Technology with electricity lab

The College reaches out to unemployed/untrained youth, middle level labourers as well as micro entrepreneurs between 18 and 35 years old in the greater Nairobi area

Online markets to create three million jobs

Online marketplaces such as Jumia, Souq, Uber, and Travelstart could create around three million new jobs by 2025 across Africa. These digital platforms, which...

Developing Salary Scheme for Employees Eliminates Pay Inequity

Best remuneration practices require that salaries be calibrated on or above market rates taking into account affordability.

Why the president needs a HR adviser

The President has a team of advisers on issues such as politics, economy, security etc, except for the notable absence of one for Human...

Emirates Recruiting Thousands Of Cabin Crew And Airport Staff

Emirates has gradually restored its network operations in line with the easing of travel restrictions around the world, and over the past months, it has been recalling pilots, cabin crew and other operational employees who were stood down when the pandemic forced a drastic reduction in flights last year.

What to do when papers can’t get you a job

The recent report by the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) that the number of formal jobs generated by the economy fell to a...

Six smart ways to play office politics and win

Like national politics, workplaces are about using subjectivity to make decisions when objectivity hits a dead end. Most of such decisions revolve around allocation...