Workplace Skills

The skills you need to succeed at your job.

Dealing with mental illness at work

Siyakha Consulting has come out in support of the Department of Health’s listing as Mental Illness Awareness Month.


Perfect your timing at work

For any business to operate smoothly and efficiently it is of vital importance that excellent and somewhat rigorous time management is practiced by all its employees. In fact to take that type of time management sentiment a step further and apply that same good time management policy to include mid managerial as well top managerial staff as well. The best example is always to lead from the top.

How Vision is Lived

Ken Blanchard talks about how companies must live according to the the values they have established.

Women in business: the way of the future


None of us know what the future holds in store. What we do know is that whatever the future - change is inevitable. Change is a fact of life and in order to be adequately equipped for change it is essential we develop the necessary skills to deal with such change.

The great plague of the workplace

Many of the problems, currently being experienced in the workplace are the direct result of the incapacity of employees. Incapacity is seen by many managers to be an illness or disability related issue and for this reason is often overlooked or ignored.


  • The power crisis that has South Africans ringing their hands in frustration - has now escalated. Large parts of the country are without power right now. We've heard of stage 2 before and that was serious. The power utility has embarked on stage 3 load shedding which is a much deeper form of load shedding affecting many areas at a time. It says the…

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