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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.

Piet Naudé: Can leaders commit moral treason?
PIET NAUDÉ

Can leaders commit moral treason?

Repeated calls are made that – in the light of Zuma and the Guptas – politicians should act and vote ‘according to their conscience’.

Owen Skae: Moral panic on land reform blocks the path to inclusiveness
OWEN SKAE

Moral panic on land reform blocks the path to inclusiveness

Differing degrees of moral panic are being flashed in the mainstream and social media on the impact of expropriation without compensation.

Clem Sunter: The future of South Africa
CLEM SUNTER

The future of South Africa

South Africa is at a tipping point and there are three possible scenarios for the country's future.

Peter Bregman: Ask this 1 question now to save a ton of time later
PETER BREGMAN

Ask this 1 question now to save a ton of time later

How often have you put your heart and soul into something - a sales pitch, a presentation, a letter, a conversation - only to find that it misses the mark?

Seth Godin: 4 roads we call customer service
SETH GODIN

4 roads we call customer service

If you engage with customers, as a freelancer or as a public company CEO, pick your road. Be clear about what it’s worth and what it costs. And then do that.

John Luiz: Old Mutual’s move signals that business sees a future in SA
JOHN LUIZ

Old Mutual’s move signals that business sees a future in SA

We can't ignore South Africa's economic challenges, but we also shouldn't forget its advantages.

Tim London: What misbehaving  companies can do to regain our trust
TIM LONDON

What misbehaving companies can do to regain our trust

Trust is a vital component in a healthy economy. Getting it back once it’s gone is difficult.

Raymond Parsons: Jobs Summit success will depend on implementation
RAYMOND PARSONS

Jobs Summit success will depend on implementation

The success of the wide-ranging decisions taken at the Jobs Summit depends entirely on there being strong monitoring and effective implementation to ensure results in the period ahead in ways that will make a difference.

Tienie Ehlers: Leadership lessons from the Boks and leading sports teams
TIENIE EHLERS

Leadership lessons from the Boks and leading sports teams

On the sports field, we see a microcosm of life play out. When the going gets tough, sports stars get grounded. They pull together and rely on each other’s talents to turn the situation around. Perhaps that’s the big lesson for corporates.

Alan Hosking: What do senior HR Professionals need to do now?
ALAN HOSKING

What do senior HR Professionals need to do now?

Continuing revelations show that all is not as well as everyone thought it was in the private sector. This state of affairs presents a challenge for HR Professionals to rise to the occasion.

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.