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Brilliant idea or brilliant strategy?

Brilliant idea or brilliant strategy?

Consider the following thought experiment: which would you choose to back – a brilliant idea with an average strategy or a brilliant strategy for an average idea?

Why digital transformations fail - and how to fix that

Why digital transformations fail - and how to fix that

The transition to digital is a $1.7 trillion industry, yet 70% of attempts end up failing, according to McKinsey & Co.

Decoding the DNA of business growth

Decoding the DNA of business growth

A guide to driving real growth in challenging times.

How great companies deliver both purpose and profit

How great companies deliver both purpose and profit

The idea that business must sacrifice profits to do good must be turned on its head.

10 principles of workforce transformation

10 principles of workforce transformation

How to raise the skills of your employees to meet your digital challenges.

7 self-made millionaires who started with nothing

7 self-made millionaires who started with nothing

Humble beginnings aren't the only thing these seven successful business owners have in common, but simple childhoods led to abundance later in life.

4 employee experience myths that must be tackled

4 employee experience myths that must be tackled

Leah Johnson, vice president of advisory at Gartner, outlined the popular myths that HR should be aware of around employee experience.

The company of the future

The company of the future

In the coming decade, companies will increasingly need to compete on the rate of learning.

Will Apple be the next Nokia?

Will Apple be the next Nokia?

Amid a stunning slowdown in smartphone sales, what does the future hold for Apple and its global tech rivals?

The greatest tragedy to hit any start-up

The greatest tragedy to hit any start-up

Here are three ways to minimise a falling-out among founders at your start-up.

4 mindset lessons for next level business growth

4 mindset lessons for next level business growth

It takes hard work, dedication, persistence, and mental fortitude to become a successful sportsman. Gary Kirsten, Dawid Mocke, Corne Krige and Bob Skinstad share their mindset hacks that will help you excel – in everything you do.

No short cuts to innovation

No short cuts to innovation

Can leaders summon innovation into a business as simply as they’d order a pizza? "Extra cheese. Crispy base. Hold the pineapple."

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.