CEO Focus: Neil Robinson, Relate

Neil Robinson is CEO of Relate, a 100% not-for-profit social enterprise that creates income opportunities in local communities to make beaded bracelets. To date, the enterprise has raised over R46-million […]

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The value of a Prospectus for investors

A turbulent political climate and recent reports of financial irregularities at some institutions and companies have complicated decisions about how and where to invest. For many novices and even seasoned […]

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New recruitment criteria vital to land right candidates

Education expert Peter Kriel, of the Independent Institute of Education (The IIE), cautions employers to change outdated approaches to employee recruitment and selection criteria, citing that the workplace of 2018 – and […]

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Philip Morris South Africa expands its retail footprint

Johannesburg gets two new IQOS stores Philip Morris South Africa is expanding its retail footprint with the launch of two new kiosks in Johannesburg in Sandton City and Eastgate Malls […]

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Genomics centre in Cape Town to decode genes

The African Genomics Centre – a first for the African continent – is already under construction at the South African Medical Research Council (SAMRC) head office in Cape Town. This […]

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Raising the marketing bar

Paula Sartini, CEO and founder of BrandQuantum, believes that delivering consistent brand experiences at every customer interaction is key to ensuring companies live up to the expectations of those customers. In the […]

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Home is where the pup is

For business leaders who count their trusty pooch as part of the family, the destination of choice for their much-needed breakaway needs to be dog-friendly. u|Chief ran the rule over […]

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Co-working: melting pot for innovation

Co-working isn’t a new concept, as painters, sculptors, architects, engineers and scientists worked together in the Renaissance “Bottega” workshops in 15th-century Italy. Bottega workshops brought together different types of talent to compete, […]

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Bring your own water… and plates!

Nationally small businesses are now being advised to prepare for future water scarcity. With small to medium-sized businesses contributing over 65% of South Africa’s employment and 50% of the country’s […]

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Say ‘so long’ to online crooks

SA fintech startup keeps money safe until buyers and sellers both agree As online fraud in South Africa escalates, buying and selling goods using online platforms places both buyers and […]

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Down the drain

Justin Smith, Head of Business Development at WWF in South Africa, shares some shocking statistics on food waste and the impact on our precious water resources I’ve spent a number […]

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The potential in glass

Shabeer Jhetam, CEO of The Glass Recycling Company, shares the future of glass recycling with u|Chief. Photos: Consol In terms of the process, how important is it for glass to be […]

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The benefits of glass recycling

Shabeer Jhetam, CEO of The Glass Recycling Company, tells u|Chief about how glass recycling benefits the economy as well as the environment. Photos: Consol What are the cost benefits to the […]

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The truth behind glass recycling

Shabeer Jhetam, CEO of The Glass Recycling Company, gives u|Chief the inside scoop on how glass is recycled. Photos: Consol What is the difference in terms of a returnable bottle and […]

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