News and articles relating to the Background Screening industry in South Africa and abroad.
24 February 2021 - By MIE
The MIE Assessment team has recently noted a steep increase in the queries we have received from candidates that were assessed. Some are just curious and want to understand their own development areas for career planning, but many are challenging their results, or even the outcome of the recruitment process. We suspect that it might be linked to the high unemployment rate in our country and the reduced opportunities that are available due to many organisations embarking on recruitment freezes.
26 October 2020 - By MIE
A question we are often asked by our clients is how can one justify the cost of psychometric assessments? A better question to ask is whether a company can justify making the wrong talent decision, or why there is a lack of top talent.
13 May 2020 - By MIE
Remaining productive whilst working remotely during the COVID-19 Lockdown presents unprecedented challenges for employees, business and the economy. The spread of COVID -19 has made the adoption of technology and remote working inevitable, with a likely lasting change in the way we work. However, many employees and business owners alike have been working from home for years, thanks to developments in technology that make remote work possible, but for some it is new.
26 March 2020 - By MIE
In preparation for the enforced nation-wide 21-day lockdown MIE has taken swift and extraordinary action, by equipping the entire MIE staff complement with the necessary facilities to work remotely.
25 March 2020 - By MIE
There is no denying that South Africa is facing unprecedented circumstances and this chilling outlook is regrettably set to continue based on reports by analysts pre, and post to the impacts of the Coronavirus taking hold in South Africa.