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Jon Foster-Pedley: Chaos reigns in the absence of clear corporate communication
JON FOSTER-PEDLEY

Chaos reigns in the absence of clear corporate communication

It's said that sticks and stones can break your bones, but words can never hurt you. It’s not totally true. Communication, particularly miscommunication, can actually kill you.

Kurt April: Great leaders are made in times of crises; who will step up?
KURT APRIL

Great leaders are made in times of crises; who will step up?

Uncertain times can severely test and reveal the quality of an organisation’s leadership and the COVID-19 crisis is giving leaders everywhere a test of unimaginable proportions.

Jeff Haden: Coronavirus outbreak reveals a brutal truth about life
JEFF HADEN

Coronavirus outbreak reveals a brutal truth about life

Because there are always some things you can't control... but there are others you definitely can.

Seth Godin: Is everything going to be okay?
SETH GODIN

Is everything going to be okay?

That depends.

Clem Sunter: The coronavirus scenarios
CLEM SUNTER

The coronavirus scenarios

Maybe this virus will help us realise we all live on the same planet and to avoid COVID-19 having the last word, we need to create a shared destiny.

Manfred Kets De Vries: Coping with life in lockdown
MANFRED KETS DE VRIES

Coping with life in lockdown

What if we used the COVID-19 crisis to reconnect with others and ourselves?

Julian Birkinshaw: Business must adapt to manage through the pandemic
JULIAN BIRKINSHAW

Business must adapt to manage through the pandemic

Coronavirus has exposed how slow-moving business can be, but it could also provide the push it needs to become more agile.

Athol Williams: Ramaphosa: More broken promises and unmet plans
ATHOL WILLIAMS

Ramaphosa: More broken promises and unmet plans

Ramaphosa has little room to manoeuvre, it’s true. But without bold leadership at this juncture, SA is on the road to nowhere.

Jon Foster-Pedley: Navigating the post-truth era
JON FOSTER-PEDLEY

Navigating the post-truth era

We float atop a tsunami of information, simultaneously informed and misinformed, as emotions are weaponised at the expense of common sense – and perhaps common humanity – in the pursuit of downright dishonesty.

Sikonathi Mantshantsha: Labour Unions and the Employment Wall
SIKONATHI MANTSHANTSHA

Labour Unions and the Employment Wall

Trade unions, and their allies on the far left of the political spectrum, are to South Africa’s job market what the Berlin Wall was to Germany.

Manfred Kets De Vries: Fighting the loneliness epidemic
MANFRED KETS DE VRIES

Fighting the loneliness epidemic

How individuals and firms can take action when loneliness becomes a preoccupying concern.

Marshall Goldsmith: How to influence decision makers
MARSHALL GOLDSMITH

How to influence decision makers

Many knowledge workers have years of education and experience in training for their positions, yet they have almost no training in how to effectively influence decision makers.

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.