The Office Podcast

PODCAST STUDIO  |  Series , ±51 min episodes total time 18 hr 05 min  | 
The Office podcast aims to help our listeners navigate the ever changing world of work & its complexities. All work and no play is no fun so we also take office breaks (tea time) to live, laugh, gossip and explore.

Lelo, Lyton & Kea use their extensive years of experience in corporate SA to discuss career related issues. They also get experts to answer listener questions on everything office related!

During Tea Time: the trio catches up in the Pause Area to share cheeky commentary on everything celebrity & entertainment.

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03

Dear Recruiter, Why Should I Share My Payslip?

Should a candidate share their payslip with a potential employer? That’s the Office Politics topic in this week’s episode of The Office Podcast.
In Out Of Office, Lelo, Lyton and Kea discuss essential items to pack when traveling and there is quite a reaction when Lyton reveals that he also packs his academic qualifications for international travel!

Send them feedback or career related questions on #AskTheOfficePodcast
05

Is “Turn your hobby into a profession” overrated advice?

On this week’s episode of #TheOfficePodcast @mslelob, @audacioustoni & @keagi_m navigate the possibility and challenges of turning your hobby into a profession.
During Tea Time Lyton explores the South African music industry’s empowerment or lack thereof of artists and the importance of representation, particularly in fashion and product development.
In the Out of Office the team shares their worst travel experiences.
Join us for yet another fun filled informative episode of #TheOfficePodcast
06

Stay Out of Office Politics

This week on the Office Podcast, the topic is office Politics and whether or not to stay away from office gossip. We also discuss the Khanyi Dhlomo/Ndalo Media CCMA saga , Scoop Makhathini’s heartbreak antics and go to Port Elizabeth for our Out Of Office.
Share your feedback on #TheOfficePodcast
07

Dating in the Workplace

Inspired by the finale episode of Being Maryjane who married her office love, the Office Podcast Team tackles the issues that may occur should you consider pursuing a romantic relationship in the workplace.

During Tea Time, Lelo and Lyton give Kea the low down on what happened on #BeingMaryJane and the man she chose as the love of her life. Did she make a mistake?
08

Before You Get Dismissed For Poor Performance

On the 7th episode of #TheOfficePodcast we tackle Performance Disciplinary Hearings and Terminations and the steps involved.
This discussion enlightens you as an employee on the processes that need to be followed as required by the CCMA and labour relations law before you can be slapped with a warning for poor performance. Listen and equip yourself.

During tea time we talk about the first black heir to the British throne, Royal Baby Sussex’s arrival. Come and sip with us!
09

Work-Life Integration: A Possibility or Myth?

On this week’s episode of #TheOfficePodcast we tackle work-life balance, is it a myth or is it possible? We explore what other countries are doing with regards to this and also what are the key steps to take to achieve this?

During tea time we “sing” praises to Sjava on his success and dive into the real reason behind Robert Marawa’s dismissal from SuperSport TV. We also explore the infamous Virgin Active saga!
10

Job Seeking Advice From A Professional

On this week’s episode of #TheOfficePodcast, the team chats to Nombulelo Qali who is a recruitment specialist. This conversation looks to help job seekers make the most of their job hunting experience by tackling the biggest Do’s and Don’ts. Could we possibly be sabotaging our chances of getting our dream job?
During tea time, Zodwa Wabantu and Khanyi Mbau’s former love triangle and more takes centre stage.

Join the conversation on social media using #TheOfficePodcast

Disclaimer :
The views and opinions expressed on this show are those of the podcast hosts and do not necessarily reflect those of our employers.
11

Your Career and Social Media : Tread Carefully

In this week’s episode, Lelo, Lyton and Kea are joined by Zandi Mthondo, who is an Attorney and Director at Truter Crous Wiggill Inc. law firm to discuss how social media can get you into trouble at work and most importantly, how to avoid it!
What rights do you, as an employee have and what rights do the companies you work for have when it comes to your social media?

Catch up with the team’s conversation on social media #TheOfficePodcast
12

Are You Making These Mistakes At Work?

On this weeks episode, Lelo, Lyton and Kea review some mistakes highlighted in the book “Nice Girls Still Dont Get the Corner office” and highlight some common mistakes people make in their careers and at the office.
The tea cup spills with Lyton dishing out the latest on the Colourism discussions on social media, as well Kimono fights.
All on #TheOfficePodcast

Disclaimer :
The views and opinions expressed on this show are those of the podcast hosts and do not necessarily reflect those of our employers.
13

Job Burnout, Are You Suffering From It?

This is it! #TheOfficePodcast Season 1 Finale. The team discusses different aspects relating to “Burn Out” following the World Health Organisation classifying Burnout as an occupational phenomenon. Learn the different ways to tackle burn out and re-aligning career goals. The 4th Industrial Revolution is the trending topic in SA so we touch on how you can “level up” for this new era.
Connect with the team on social media @mslelob @audacioustoni @keagi_m #TheOfficePodcast

The views and opinions expressed on this show are those of the podcast hosts and do not necessarily reflect those of our employers.

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