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Innovation, meet Automation

Innovation, meet Automation

This could be the beginning of a beautiful friendship.

Technology alone is not enough

Technology alone is not enough

What is the common denominator between Apple founder Steve Jobs and Alibaba’s Jack Ma? Technology? Digital? Disruption? Actually, it’s an appreciation for what humans bring to the table.

Why Agile works

Why Agile works

Companies that get agile right see impressive results.

How a 100000-strong company is relearning how to innovate

How a 100000-strong company is relearning how to innovate

Bayer rediscovers its spark for the 21st century

Personal potential, a source of power

Personal potential, a source of power

Problems of violence, drugs and gangsterism in places like Mitchell’s Plain are symptoms of a much deeper problem that could be addressed through creative processes that help young people tap into a deeper source of fulfilment.

What's really driving disruption?

What's really driving disruption?

The emergence of a new technology is often cited as what drives the disruption of an industry or business. But that’s not true in most cases.

Airbnb rewrote the rules - now what?

Airbnb rewrote the rules - now what?

In 1977, James Eyster, then a Ph.D. student at Cornell, published a book that would completely change the nature of the hotel business worldwide. His idea could not sound more boring - unless you saw the impact it would have.

The future of marketing is here - don’t blink

The future of marketing is here - don’t blink

Tomorrow will be different - and even more complicated. The question is, how can CMOs and their companies keep up?

How to survive in the age of digital transformation

How to survive in the age of digital transformation

Sharon Doherty, Global Organisation & People Development Director, Vodafone, addresses common concerns for organisations facing disruption.

How Khudusela Pitje built a R1.6m turnover business

How Khudusela Pitje built a R1.6m turnover business

South Africa’s future is in the hands of entrepreneurs and industrialists. Khudusela Pitje is embracing his role in the economy and his part in positively impacting communities.

1 decision separates achievers from dreamers

1 decision separates achievers from dreamers

According to Netflix co-founder, Reed Hastings, one simple decision makes all the difference.

5 mistakes every family business should avoid

5 mistakes every family business should avoid

Family businesses come in all shapes and sizes. The common denominator is that a single family maintains ownership or control - no easy feat to sustain over multiple generations.

Full colour thinking

Full colour thinking

Executive Education at the UCT GSB is rated and respected internationally for the calibre and style of its leadership development programmes.