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UCT GSB appoints new director

UCT GSB appoints new director

Dr Catherine Duggan, formerly the vice dean for strategy and research at the African Leadership University in Rwanda and member of faculty at Harvard Business School, has been appointed as the new director of the UCT GSB.

Scholarships: Henley calls on Hidden Healthcare Heroes

Scholarships: Henley calls on Hidden Healthcare Heroes

In thanks and recognition of service given by frontline Healthcare workers in SA during COVID-19, Henley Africa is offering a number of full-fee scholarships, each worth R60,000, for the Higher Certificate in Management Practice.

Phila Sizwe: Supporting SA’s SMMEs through a Mentor Hotline

Phila Sizwe: Supporting SA’s SMMEs through a Mentor Hotline

SAICA and ABASA have collaborated with FNB and Fetola to help small business customers with pro-bono professional services.

Values-based leadership in the age of COVID-19

Values-based leadership in the age of COVID-19

Dr Camaren Peter, associate professor with the Allan Gray Centre for Values-Based Leadership at the UCT Graduate School of Business, speaks about the challenges posed by the global COVID-19 pandemic.

Workplace bullying and sick leave during COVID-19

Workplace bullying and sick leave during COVID-19

If your workplace has turned rather hostile due to COVID-19 panic, you’re not alone.

Just a little kindness

Just a little kindness

Kindness seems to be in the air at the moment. We all sense that kindness is good, but at this critical juncture in our national life, is there justification for seeing kind acts as a way to help turn around conflicted societies like ours?

Should entrepreneurs wait out the pandemic or forge ahead?

Should entrepreneurs wait out the pandemic or forge ahead?

The coronavirus pandemic is causing heavy financial losses across industries - but that doesn’t mean entrepreneurs need to hold back until the economy recovers.

2020 could be your year of plenty – if you’re up for it

2020 could be your year of plenty – if you’re up for it

This September, Henley Business School Africa and Raizcorp will be offering the first-ever SAQA-accredited Higher Certificate in Management Practice for Entrepreneurs.

Right-sizing: the dilemma for business under pressure

Right-sizing: the dilemma for business under pressure

Right-sizing – checking the relevance of value propositions, repurposing resources and filling gaps in customer needs – should not be overlooked as a route to longer-term sustainability.

How the virus broke advertising

How the virus broke advertising

Advertising spend is down across almost all sectors as a result of the Covid-19 lockdown, as companies redirect funds to keep their businesses afloat and help employees stuck without an income.

GIBS/TWIMS MBA Manufacturing Ambassador Scholarship

GIBS/TWIMS MBA Manufacturing Ambassador Scholarship

The Toyota Wessels Institute for Manufacturing Studies (TWIMS) in partnership with the Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) is offering ten scholarships for the 2020 intake for the GIBS/TWIMS MBA manufacturing focus.

WBS puts Africa at the centre of its Master’s programme

WBS puts Africa at the centre of its Master’s programme

Finance is the very pillar of business. Or, as Professor Kalu Ojah of Wits Business School puts it, it is the "blood in the veins" of all corporate and state-owned entities.

An event for leaders

An event for leaders

Join Africa's largest gathering of business leaders, professionals and entrepreneurs on 31 Aug to 3 Sep 2021 at Sandton Convention Centre. Network with peers, challenge conventional thinking and learn from top CEOs and entrepreneurs.