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William Mzimba: Turning Artificial Intelligence into business value
WILLIAM MZIMBA

Turning Artificial Intelligence into business value

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has captured the attention of C-suite executives across all industries and is poised to transform businesses in ways we’ve never seen since the impact of computer technology in the late 20th century.

Jeff Haden: Want to be an exceptional leader? Science has the answer
JEFF HADEN

Want to be an exceptional leader? Science has the answer

To develop high performers, praising effort achieves way more than praising results.

Terry Meyer: How to measure the contribution of leaders
TERRY MEYER

How to measure the contribution of leaders

Few organisations have the ability to measure leadership performance. Yet leadership is a key factor in the success or otherwise of the organisation.

Steve Yastrow: Find your customer’s urgency
STEVE YASTROW

Find your customer’s urgency

Imagine... you’re talking to a customer, eager to close the sale. You’re ready to move things forward, but your customer is not displaying the same urgency.

Manfred Kets De Vries: Malignant manipulators: ticking time bombs
MANFRED KETS DE VRIES

Malignant manipulators: ticking time bombs

Malignant narcissists not only believe they are always right, they vindictively go out on a limb to prove it.

Tim London: SA universities won’t change unless mindsets start to shift
TIM LONDON

SA universities won’t change unless mindsets start to shift

The ongoing debates around reform in higher education - specifically the call for "decolonisation" of the curriculum and space - are a piece of a much wider historical, political, and cultural set of issues and contexts.

Jon Foster-Pedley: Are we suppressing creativity in our education system?
JON FOSTER-PEDLEY

Are we suppressing creativity in our education system?

It is a fact that people have talent, but are educators growing these talents? Current teaching tends to only reward perfection or near perfection, based on students getting distinctions.

Roze Phillips: How to prepare for robots in the workplace
ROZE PHILLIPS

How to prepare for robots in the workplace

Artificial intelligence (AI) - including robotics and cognitive computing - has been one of the top discussions on the minds of business leaders.

Frances Williams: Starting to start
FRANCES WILLIAMS

Starting to start

Start small and with each accomplishment you can build your skills and enlarge your goals.

Marshall Goldsmith: The one thing great leaders never do
MARSHALL GOLDSMITH

The one thing great leaders never do

The ever-increasing presence of knowledge workers (people who know more about what they are doing than their boss does) presents challenges to modern-day leaders that their counterparts in years gone by were not called to address.

Barney Jordaan: Dismissal for ill health
BARNEY JORDAAN

Dismissal for ill health

A distinction must be drawn between temporary and permanent incapacity as a result of ill health.

Jeff Haden: 3 ways your sales team can outshine the competition
JEFF HADEN

3 ways your sales team can outshine the competition

Business isn't a zero-sum game, but still: It's a competition your sales team needs to win.

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.