Botswana’s economy has been growing significantly over the past decade, driven by the growth of its exporting industries. Mineral rich, diamonds account for 62% of the country’s exports. As a member of SACU, Botswana’s trade with other Southern Africa nations continues to bloom. As the continent's leading human capital consultancy, Global Career Company has been working in Botswana with multinational and regional brands to complete succession planning, EVP promotion, staffing and job posting, as well as offering invaluable advice services including employee engagement surveys, leadership development and capacity building support through our GCC Advisory initiative.

The Talent Network

The Global Career Company Talent Network offers access to the largest collection of human capital insight to drive your recruitment and growth strategies. As the leading international recruitment agency for Africa, we are proud to support the largest Diaspora talent network for African professionals and graduates.

Here is a snapshot of our insight into the market, and the information which will increase your talent insight.

The Top Attraction Drivers for Motswana Talent

Understanding the top attraction drivers for recruiting talent is key to getting the best to join your brand. Do you think the most talented people are only moving for pay? The real drivers for recruitment are:

Opportunity to develop your skills

Health care and wellness benefits

Trust/confidence in senior leadership

Data sourced from the Careers in Africa Employer of Choice Survey

Engagement Metric Insights in Botswana

Retaining your talent is essential for development and consistent excellence. Engagement metrics explore what the talent pool thinks about their employers, what keeps them in your team, and what drives them away. Understanding them can help you celebrate what makes your organisation a great place to work, and challenge the reasons your people leave.


Of Motswana believe their employer actively tries to employ local talent, rather than seeking talent from abroad

Of Motswana believe their employer's healthcare benefits program does not meet their needs

Of Motswana believe there are no substantial obstacles to them doing their job well

Of Motswana believe their employer does a poor job of providing opportunities for personal development

Data sourced from the Careers in Africa Employer of Choice Survey

Our Talent Network In Botswana

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The Global Career Company Talent Network for Botswana is the best source of diaspora and local talent for graduate and professional sourcing. The Motswana talent is based mostly on the African continent, with 46% in country, and a further 42% in other African nations, particularly South Africa and Zimbabwe. Botswana has a diverse set of industries represented in the Talent Network. Reflective of the economy, Motswana are working in retail, Oil & Gas, ICT and Mining. No industry is particularly dominant. One fifth of Motswana work in sales, whilst there is also strong representation in management and telecommunications.

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Managing Director

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