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Creating a culture of innovation
INNOVATION

Creating a culture of innovation

Peter Mulford, Chief Innovation Officer at BTS in New York, on how to create a culture of innovation.

Unpacking the land debate
OTHER

Unpacking the land debate

Economic outlook with Professor Ruth Hall from the Institute for Poverty, Land and Agrarian Studies (PLAAS).

8 lessons on building a company people enjoy working for
HUMAN RESOURCES

8 lessons on building a company people enjoy working for

Most companies operate on a set of policies: mandated vacation days, travel guidelines, standard work hours, annual goals. But what happens when a company looks less to control and more to trust?

How to build fast, flexible and creative teams?
MANAGEMENT

How to build fast, flexible and creative teams?

What does it take to build the fast, flexible, creative teams needed to challenge entrenched work culture?

Robots will invade our lives
TRENDS

Robots will invade our lives

In this prophetic talk from 2003, roboticist Rodney Brooks talks about how robots are going to work their way into our lives - starting with toys and moving into household chores ... and beyond.

Is war between China and the US inevitable?
POLITICS

Is war between China and the US inevitable?

Taking lessons from a historical pattern called "Thucydides's Trap," political scientist Graham Allison shows why a rising China and a dominant United States could be headed towards a violent collision no one wants.

Ethical leadership
GOVERNANCE & SUSTAINABILITY

Ethical leadership

Rabbi Gideon Pogrund, Director of the GIBS Ethics & Governance Think Tank, in conversation with Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng.

McKinsey:
GOVERNANCE & SUSTAINABILITY

McKinsey: "How we'll put things right"

Kevin Sneader, Global Managing Partner of McKinsey & Company, explains 5 actions that the company will undertake to put things right, and to become part of the solution.

Failures of land reform
POLITICS

Failures of land reform

Professor Ruth Hall of the Institute for Poverty, Land and Agrarian Studies (Plaas) argues that the failure of land reform was due to lack of political leadership and of clear policy as well as mismanagement and corruption.

ICO’s and the Blockchain
FINANCE & ACCOUNTING

ICO’s and the Blockchain

Craig Penfold believes that while Bitcoin is restricted to a total of 21 million coins, demand for the cryptocurrency and its price are largely driven by technology, recent moves towards regulation and media events.

3 myths about the future of work (and why they're not true)
TRENDS

3 myths about the future of work (and why they're not true)

"Will machines replace humans?" This question is on the mind of anyone with a job to lose.

Business Landscape 2018
ECONOMICS

Business Landscape 2018

Professor Nick Binedell, Founding Director and Senior Faculty at GIBS, discusses the South African business landscape for 2018 at the GIBS Economic Outlook 2018 Conference.

GIBS means business

GIBS means business

A great business school is a place that has significant impact on your life, on your career and on your working life - whether you are an individual doing a programme, or an executive in a company.