Brain drain and South Africa's socioeconomic development: The waves and its effects

  title={Brain drain and South Africa's socioeconomic development: The waves and its effects},
  author={Victor H. Mlambo and Toyin Cotties Adetiba},
  journal={Journal of Public Affairs},

Talent attraction and retention through brand building: An exploration of practices in companies that are top South African brands

Orientation: Companies leverage employer, internal and corporate brand building practices as they compete to attract and retain the rare talent required for organisational success. Research purpose:

Tacit Knowledge Explicitation and Sharing Through Social Networks by the South African Healthcare Practitioners

The results confirmed that social cognitive and trust had direct strong effects whilst social ties had moderate effect on the explicitation and sharing of tacit knowledge by South African public healthcare practitioners.

Evolving Perspectives on ICTs in Global Souths: 11th International Development Informatics Association Conference, IDIA 2020, Macau, China, March 25–27, 2020, Proceedings

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The weak quality of education received by most poor children in South Africa places them in permanent disadvantage relative to those attending the mainly more affluent and better performing schools.

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  • A. Mosadeghrad
  • Medicine, Political Science
    International journal of health policy and management
  • 2014
This article contributes to healthcare theory and practice by developing a conceptual framework that provides policy-makers and managers a practical understanding of factors that affect healthcare service quality in the Iranian context.

Health worker migration from South Africa: causes, consequences and policy responses

Decreased global demand for health workers and indications that South African SHWs primarily use migratory routes for professional development suggest that health worker shortages as a result of permanent migration no longer pertains to South Africa.

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