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04 NOVEMBER 2019

7 economic development trends to prepare for Africa 2050

By the year 2050, Africa’s population is projected to double with more than a quarter of the world being African. This will be accompanied by huge economic development trends for the continent which leaders need to prepare for.
01 MARCH 2019

Absent Absa CEO and the importance of leadership succession

Most agree Absa has a tough road ahead. Ramos’ abrupt departure raises several questions, not least of all around her successor.
04 FEBRUARY 2019

No more Cs in silos

The 2018 Deloitte Human Capital Trends report found that the number one human capital issue identified by 51% of 11 000 respondents was ‘C-suite collaboration.’
03 DECEMBER 2018

10 traits that make for a good small business leader

Many successful business owners and leaders, regardless of their industry or the size of their business, share similar yet specific characteristics and traits.
03 DECEMBER 2018

Imagining the futures of South Africa in Africa

What is South Africa going to do in an era of automation? How will we secure jobs without pandering to protectionism? Will a Universal Basic Income become a reality?
30 JULY 2018

Dr. Chris van der Hoven to take up position of USB-ED CEO

The University of Stellenbosch Business School Executive Development (Pty) Ltd, (USB-ED) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Chris van der Hoven to the position of Chief Executive Officer of USB-ED with effect from 11 June 2018.
05 JUNE 2018

Are you ‘future fit’ for the 2030 workplace?

From automation and artificial intelligence (AI) to flexible work hours, mood-matched workspaces and fast-paced learning to bridge skill gaps, the workplace of 2030 will emphasise ingenuity and idea generation - plus empathy and doing good.
04 JULY 2017

Africa at a tipping point

"Africa at a tipping point" was the theme of the Mo Ibrahim Foundation’s annual leadership and corporate governance forum in Marrakesh, Morocco, in April.
04 OCTOBER 2016

To stay on top, never stop learning

Always continue to learn to stay on top of your game and understand that things change very quickly these days.
07 JUNE 2016

AfricaDay: Call for new thinking about Africa

Nurturing and encouraging a different way of thinking by Africa’s thought leaders - and about Africa by the rest of the world - was emphasised by speakers at the Africa Day celebrations held recently at USB.

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