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Jon Foster-Pedley: Let the scales fall from our eyes so we can see clearly
JON FOSTER-PEDLEY

Let the scales fall from our eyes so we can see clearly

South Africa has always been defined by its prejudice – it’s perfectly understandable given the centuries of colonisation and then the decades of legislated segregation known as apartheid.

Alan Hosking: How many days of this year have you lived?
ALAN HOSKING

How many days of this year have you lived?

As we get to the end of another year, the inevitable soul searching starts.

Seth Godin: A note from 2030
SETH GODIN

A note from 2030

Twelve years from now, your future self is going to thank you for something you did today, for an asset you began to build, a habit you formed, a seed you planted.

Hamieda Parker: Has the water crisis made SA business more resilient?
HAMIEDA PARKER

Has the water crisis made SA business more resilient?

According to research from the UCT Graduate School of Business (GSB), businesses that are able to adapt to one crisis are more likely to be able to survive multiple disruptions.

Jon Foster-Pedley: How we can all resist state capture
JON FOSTER-PEDLEY

How we can all resist state capture

The greatest issue is that state capture has not just been government’s doing. It was the work of individuals aided and abetted by corporates.

Jeff Haden: 1 secret to living a longer, more fulfilling life
JEFF HADEN

1 secret to living a longer, more fulfilling life

A decades-long study shows that living an easy, stress-free life won't make you happier - and definitely won't help you live longer.

Mzukisi Qobo: What did the investment conference deliver?
MZUKISI QOBO

What did the investment conference deliver?

Over 1000 delegates attended the investment conference held in Sandton last week. Was anything achieved?

Owen Skae: South Africa’s jobs summit failed to tackle the hard issues
OWEN SKAE

South Africa’s jobs summit failed to tackle the hard issues

Anchored by the country’s President Cyril Ramaphosa in his new broom sweeps clean posture, the recently held Job Summit promised a lot but delivered very little substance.

Jeremy Maggs: SA’s media industry on an accelerated digital trajectory
JEREMY MAGGS

SA’s media industry on an accelerated digital trajectory

Digital-driven media segments are expected to show the fastest revenue growth over the next five years, while adspend in newspapers and magazines is forecast to continue its decline.

Steve Yastrow: Do your customers love you?
STEVE YASTROW

Do your customers love you?

Do your customers really care about their relationship with your company? The connection between your customers’ love for your business and your results is powerful. When your customers love your company, your business thrives.

Mzukisi Qobo: Cry for leadership: How can we move forward as a country?
MZUKISI QOBO

Cry for leadership: How can we move forward as a country?

A cold realism has followed the initial euphoria that accompanied the ascendance of President Cyril Ramaphosa to the highest seat as president of his party and the country.

Jeff Haden: The best advice Bill Gates ever got from Warren Buffett?
JEFF HADEN

The best advice Bill Gates ever got from Warren Buffett?

The page Bill Gates took from Warren Buffett's playbook is one we can all use.

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.