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Africa’s first L&D portal goes live

Africa’s first L&D portal goes live

To help organisations build an agile, future-ready workforce, a new online community called Learning.africa has been launched.

NMU Business School information session

NMU Business School information session

Join the Nelson Mandela University Business School’s leadership thought leader, Prof Paul Poisat and alumni for an Information Session.

Is hard cash on its way out in SA?

Is hard cash on its way out in SA?

As the world shifts towards cashless payment methods, South Africa is gradually moving away from cash against a social and economic backdrop of inequality and slow economic growth.

GIBS launches Media Leadership Think Tank

GIBS launches Media Leadership Think Tank

The University of Pretoria’s Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) is proud to announce the launch of its Media Leadership Think Tank.

Shifting managerial mindsets

Shifting managerial mindsets

Leadership skills are not innate in all managers. Some top managers can only excel if they have had training in the management skills required.

Fintech incubation programme offering R1.5m packages

Fintech incubation programme offering R1.5m packages

AlphaCode Incubate, established to identify, partner with and grow innovative entrepreneurs in financial services and related industries, invites you to apply now if you have a fantastic early-stage fintech or related sector startup.

Connecting in a time of Covid

Connecting in a time of Covid

Three YPO leaders share their learnings from a time of no-contact - and what other organisations need to know about retaining human connection.

New professional doctoral degree now presented at NMU

New professional doctoral degree now presented at NMU

Nelson Mandela University Business School is making history on the continent by offering an internationally recognised new doctoral programme for business professionals and specialists.

Ground-breaking AI research - new tech rival human coaches

Ground-breaking AI research - new tech rival human coaches

New research showing the effectiveness of an Artificial Intelligence coach called Vici is set to change and democratise the business of coaching.

How stress affects CEO aging and mortality

How stress affects CEO aging and mortality

CEOs work long hours, make high-stakes decisions such as initiating layoffs or plant closures, and face uncertainty in times of crisis. They also are closely monitored and criticised when their firms underperform.

UCT GSB MBA Info Session Webinar

UCT GSB MBA Info Session Webinar

Join us for an information session webinar about the UCT GSB's Master of Business Administration (MBA).

Remote work: The unlevel playing field

Remote work: The unlevel playing field

The stigma associated with flexible work has been turned on its head by COVID-19, with remote work becoming the norm rather than the exception in many organisations.

Investing in ECD could increase women’s employment

Investing in ECD could increase women’s employment

Universal access to early childhood care and education would not only better equip the nation’s children to reach their full potential but would also enable significantly more women to occupy meaningful, paid jobs.

Invest in your personal growth for 2021

Invest in your personal growth for 2021

25% off selected UKZN Extended Learning programmes.

Leadership is a verb

Leadership is a verb

After the riots and looting that happened a few weeks prior, the call for leadership from our State President, Mr Cyril Ramaphosa, reached a new crescendo.

WBS puts Africa at the centre of its Master’s programme

WBS puts Africa at the centre of its Master’s programme

Finance is the very pillar of business. Or, as Professor Kalu Ojah of Wits Business School puts it, it is the "blood in the veins" of all corporate and state-owned entities.

Future-proof yourself with our degrees

Future-proof yourself with our degrees

The internationally accredited University of Stellenbosch Business School (USB) offers MBA, Master’s, MPhil and PhD programmes as well as executive education programmes - all focused on the development of business leadership.