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Hiring in Africa

Global multinationals seeking to invest in Africa are no longer automatically opting for South Africa first before spreading their wings to the rest of the continent, but are instead increasingly setting up shop directly in the market they wish to enter.

Jack Hammer CEO, Debbie Goodman-Bhyat, gave some more insight to this in a recent interview with eNCA.

Books and Other Resources

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NPOs: How to hire in Africa

NPO Pre-Hire Checklist

An essential list of dos and don’ts to ensure a successful hire for your NPO in Africa.
Consider the market, job ad penetration, permits and visas, remuneration, and time to appointment.



“A practical, accessible book based on mindfulness principles – with extraordinary outcomes.”

– Debbie Goodman-Bhyat, CEO of Jack Hammer


The Living Room Leader

“My account of the shift that I and many of my peers have had to make in record time, in order to lead, hire and engage our people.”

– Debbie Goodman-Bhyat, CEO of Jack Hammer

Email Newsletters


August 2021

Here’s the million dollar (or in some cases bitcoin) question: Do you have confidence that your leadership team has what it takes to achieve – or exceed – your company’s objectives? This month’s newsletter addresses this question, and also sheds light on women in top jobs in South Africa (it’s Women’s Month, after all!).


July 2021

The Jack Hammer ‘remote first’ offices have been frenetically busy over the past few months due to a global uptick in executive hiring. Spread across vast time zones from LA to Cape Town, we’ve indefinitely postponed a return to our physical office space, instead doubling down on collaboration tools and our unique differentiator in staying connected. We’d love to know what’s changed (or stayed the same) for you.


June 2021

In some parts of the world, some form of ‘back-to-office’ is a reasonable certainty for 2021. In others, third waves and lockdowns mean indefinite work-from-home realities. Nevertheless, at some point, all business leaders will need to plan for ‘the Hybrid’. As Tim Cook of Apple discovered, this can result in a severe migraine!

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