The log in workers’ eye

Poor work ethic has become an infamous trait associated with Botswana workforce. This ill has become impediment to doing business in Botswana in recent years especially.

When it became obvious that to attract the much-needed foreign investment was being hampered by poor service delivery, the leadership acted to bring about mind shift.

There was an improvement. But after taking a slight dip in 2014, lack of good work ethic once again emerged top of the list of worrisome impediments for attracting investors this year.

Editor's Comment
A step in the right direction

That is indeed a welcome development, especially looking at the fact that the manual way of doing things is slowly disappearing and competency in the use of computers and other digital gadgets has become a must.The simple way of looking at it is just an example that almost all companies have gone completely digital and school leavers will be better placed after leaving school, because they will already be familiar with the use of computers.The...

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