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Dennis Jackson: Township development - yes, we can, Mr President!
DENNIS JACKSON

Township development - yes, we can, Mr President!

One area of the economy that has seen very little development over the past twenty-five years and encapsulates all these pressure points is Townships.

Annette Andrews: HR
ANNETTE ANDREWS

HR's mental health: Letting people in is hard but necessary

The importance of wellbeing programmes and policies in the workplace.

Alan Hosking: Why has there been such a failure of leadership?
ALAN HOSKING

Why has there been such a failure of leadership?

Despite the leadership development business being a multibillion dollar/pound/rand business, ethical political and business leaders who inspire confidence are few and far between.

Nicola Kleyn: Steinhoff: Exactly where does responsibility stop and start?
NICOLA KLEYN

Steinhoff: Exactly where does responsibility stop and start?

We should interrogate those who aided and abetted state capture. But what about the numerous "smaller" players?

Steve Yastrow: Marketing with Big Data: Lazy vs. Laser-Focused
STEVE YASTROW

Marketing with Big Data: Lazy vs. Laser-Focused

Imagine a day in the future when the only ads they saw were for products they were interested in buying.

Seth Godin: Busy is not the point
SETH GODIN

Busy is not the point

We’re supposed to give you a pass because you were full on, all day. Frantically moving from one thing to the other, never pausing to catch your breath, and now you’re exhausted.

Manfred Kets De Vries: The cure for the loneliness of command
MANFRED KETS DE VRIES

The cure for the loneliness of command

CEOs are quickly derailed without a sense of community.

Mlenga Jere: Retailers can still succeed, but they need to embrace change
MLENGA JERE

Retailers can still succeed, but they need to embrace change

Few industries are being disrupted as rapidly as retail. Those left standing will be the ones that can embrace change and keep innovating.

Peter Bregman: Every successful leader has blind spots
PETER BREGMAN

Every successful leader has blind spots

When you receive feedback, your first, very natural, totally understandable response, is to assess the feedback and decide, for yourself, whether you agree with it.

Jeremy Maggs: Go digital or die, companies warned
JEREMY MAGGS

Go digital or die, companies warned

Companies that have embraced digital marketing have leapt ahead of rivals that are stuck in the old ways, as digital advertising’s return on investment outpaces that of traditional media such as television and radio.

Jon Foster-Pedley: Beyond state capture
JON FOSTER-PEDLEY

Beyond state capture

We need a new politics, and a new economy to go with it.

Alan Hosking: Are your ethics up for sale?
ALAN HOSKING

Are your ethics up for sale?

Angelo Agrizzi’s bombshell revelations at the Zondo Commission have revealed the lengths and depths humans will go to for money.

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.