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Sustainable mining rests on addressing power relations

Sustainable mining rests on addressing power relations

Dialogue between all stakeholders is essential for understanding and addressing underlying power relations in the South African mining industry. This paves the way for companies to move forward with sustainable and profitable operations.

Sleep-deprived employees cost South Africa billions

Sleep-deprived employees cost South Africa billions

Sleep-deprived employees are at higher risk of life-threatening chronic illness and disability, more likely to cause workplace accidents, less productive and more absent – adding up to an economic liability in the billions.

Where is South Africa headed?

Where is South Africa headed?

Against a backdrop of muted economic growth and uncertainty around the upcoming national election, it remains to be seen whether South Africa can return to a path of stability and growth.

ROX is the new ROI: Prioritising Customer Experience

ROX is the new ROI: Prioritising Customer Experience

Traditional return on investment (ROI) metrics are no longer sufficient on their own to determine your company’s success.

Absent Absa CEO and the importance of leadership succession

Absent Absa CEO and the importance of leadership succession

Most agree Absa has a tough road ahead. Ramos’ abrupt departure raises several questions, not least of all around her successor.

The state of the South African entrepreneurial ecosystem

The state of the South African entrepreneurial ecosystem

The success of startups in South Africa is dependent on the strength of progressive policies that create an enabling environment for small businesses to thrive.

First cohort of digital business students graduate at WBS

First cohort of digital business students graduate at WBS

There was much jubilation and cheering at Wits Business School (WBS) last week when the first cohort of ‘digital business’ students graduated.

The future is human

The future is human

What does it mean for humans to thrive in the age of the machine?

Your guide to the gold rush of digital logistics

Your guide to the gold rush of digital logistics

The massive shift to digital ecosystems creates brand-new business opportunities in the logistics space.

Saving, investing, learning, succeeding

Saving, investing, learning, succeeding

Attend masterclasses on investing, saving and getting financially fit. And participate at one-on-one financial planning sessions with top CFP® professionals.

Gearing up for digital transformation

Gearing up for digital transformation

On 5 September 2017, Leaderex will focus on the opportunities, challenges, trends and inevitable transformation which digital disruption is bringing to Africa and the world.

Increase your digital marketing effectiveness

Increase your digital marketing effectiveness

Given the impact digital trends, data and automation are having on the marketing profession, Leaderex is putting digital marketing under the spotlight.

Is SA ready for the new world of work?

Is SA ready for the new world of work?

The days of landing a job and staying in a company until retirement are gone. Indeed, for the new workforce, this old-fashioned approach holds little reality, writes Jane Steinacker.

Follow the leaders

Follow the leaders

Gain access to Africa’s top executives, professionals and entrepreneurs – all under one roof.

Entrepreneurship: A culture we need to embrace

Entrepreneurship: A culture we need to embrace

(Successful) entrepreneurship is a key driver to economic growth, writes Gillian Klawansky.

Leaders flock to Leaderex

Leaders flock to Leaderex

Leaderex shines the spotlight on leadership, innovation and potential.

Bring on the coach

Bring on the coach

Free 20-minute personal and executive coaching sessions with some of Africa’s top business coaches.

An event for leaders

An event for leaders

Join Africa's largest gathering of business leaders, professionals and entrepreneurs on 3-4 September 2019 at Sandton Convention Centre. Network with peers, challenge conventional thinking and learn from top CEOs and entrepreneurs.