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How to Take Full Advantage of SETA Learnership Opportunities

How to Take Full Advantage of SETA Learnership Opportunities

As a way of ensuring South African citizens are employable by possessing the skills necessary to successfully complete tasks is a national priority. By improving the skills’ level of citizens you ensure future job opportunities and so too the growth of the South African workforce.


Why are learnerships important?

Offering skills development programmes to South Africans means that you are building a skilled workforce who are capable of contributing to the economy. Skilled employees are proven to be more productive and competitive which drives companies to monetary goals. You should invest in your biggest assets: your employees. With a skilled labour pool we can build our economy to great heights and ensure equal opportunities are offered to all South Africans.

With technological advances and the rate at which the skillset required to be effective changes we need to be sure to keep up. The best way to do so is through complying with SETA requirements and offering employees skills development training in programmes like learnerships. If this is not enough incentive to sway you, consider the fact that you could qualify for a tax rebate.

At SERR Synergy we offer industry-specific and generic learnership programmes specifically designed for businesses that wish to qualify for additional learnership tax rebates and SETA funding. This includes those who wish to maximise their BEE points and qualify for additional bonus points on their BEE Scorecards. These skills development programmes have been proved to optimise Skills Development Levy refunds, increase profit and cash … Read more

The Importance of Healthy Breakfast For Children

The Importance of Healthy Breakfast For Children

Keeping child health is the most important thing. Body hygiene, food hygiene and child equipment, are the responsibility of parents. Pay more attention to child hygiene matters, give your child the best care. Indeed, we often find it difficult when children are reluctant to follow what we are commanded, but this should not undermine the spirit of parents to keep the attention of their beloved son. Maintaining health by providing nutritious food intake is sure to be done by all parents. Give a healthy food, and do not think that the food-minded parent should be expensive. Give each day a green vegetable, fruit, water and milk. Nourishing food affects the immune system of the child and also grows the child Make sure the baby eats on time and finishes the meal.

Breakfast for children is very important, as breakfast will give the child the energy in his activities. And of course with breakfast, the child can move properly, the concentration of the child increases and the child is not easy to sleep. In addition breakfast can also increase the metabolism of the child’s body and can make the child more concentrate when receiving lessons in school. If the child does not like the food, try to replace it or make a creation with the food. What’s less important is that we need to know what foods are best and best for breakfast. Although carbohydrates are useful to provide energy for the body, it is worth noting that good breakfasts not Read more

Business Checks that Save Money

Business Checks that Save Money

Checks have long been part of the financial landscape and are likely to continue to be. While banks sometimes charge high prices for printed checks, it’s perfectly legal to print your own checks as long as you follow the rules. Here are some important concerns.


Partial or Full Print

The first choice you will have to make when printing your own checks is whether you want to do a partial print or a full print. Partially printed checks are printed by a specialty company with machine-readable numbers already on them; you only need to add the specific information that pertains to your account. Fully printed checks, on the other hand, are checks that you print in entirety. You’ll need to be sure you have access to the proper equipment before you handle the whole thing yourself, including a high-quality printer and appropriate software.

Software Choice

In order to print a check of high enough quality to be accepted by your bank, you’ll need to acquire the right software. Check design isn’t a simple task that can be done in a commercial graphics program without the right add-ons. Instead, you might seek out some appropriate enterprise or financial software with purpose-built check-printing capabilities. A contemporary program of this nature will have user-friendly controls and a help system to make sure you understand the process and know how to use your tools properly.

The Right Ink

Now we come to a distinction that’s perhaps not apparent to most check users. Checks … Read more