Embracing the fear of innovation

History is the story of bad choices… but don’t let your business be one of them, writes Howard Feldman. Decisions. We make them every day, from the moment we wake […]

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We need to create better income opportunities for domestic workers

One of the most progressive things that happened in the domestic work industry since the dawn of democracy is that domestic worker wages are now regulated. This is good, writes Aisha […]

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Digital trends driving insurance in Africa

Ashok Shah, Group CEO of APA Apollo, shares his insight into the trends driving the insurance industry across Africa. The past few months have seen digital becoming more integrated with […]

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Draw your customers in before you can sell them

Less sell and more engagement is where real results are found, according to Sales and Persuasion Masterclass Off the back of seven sold-out shows, the Matt Brown Show (in partnership with the Influence […]

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How do you get more fans?

Gary Vaynerchuk is fast-talking, on-point with online branding and content creation… and culturally wired in. And he knows marketing. A LinkedIn Influencer, Chairman of VaynerX, CEO of VaynerMedia, and 5-time New […]

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REAL SUCCESS OF SA EDUCATION ABOUT SO MUCH MORE THAN MARKS

Tshikululu Social Investments Client Relationship Manager Khaya Tyatya shares his insight into South Africa’s current education system… and the Class of 2017. When Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga announced the 2017 […]

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The good client-agency relationship

Johanna McDowell (Managing Director of the Independent Agency Search & Selection Company (IAS), and Partner and director of SCOPEN Africa) shares her thoughts on effective client/agency relationship management, and the […]

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TOP LEADERS: HOW TO USE SCIENCE & DATA FOR GREATER HIRING SUCCESS

There is a wealth of new methods, backed by research and new data sets, to inform the hiring of executive teams. Despite this, many companies still approach hiring based on […]

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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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Beyond the 12-days of Christmas: leveraging digital platforms for the greater good

“Effective causal communications using the digital ecosystem can be powerful instruments for systemic change and brand longevity, not just in times of giving like the Festive Season,” says Deseré Orrill, […]

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The Mine of the Future

Gys Kappers (CEO of Wyzetalk) analyses the challenges facing companies in the mining sector when it comes to disruption, innovation and management of workers in the brave new mining world. […]

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Vaping and the Tobacco Act

Gregory Conley (President of the American Vaping Association) shares his thoughts about the new amendments to South Africa’s Tobacco Act. Earlier this month, Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi announced a wide-ranging plan […]

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Steinhoff’s reputation in tatters

Even though Christo Wiese has taken the helm as the interim CEO and is trying to stabilise the ship through the storm, Steinhoff faces the threat of becoming the biggest […]

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And the Woman of the Year is…?

The announcement of Time’s Person of the Year is always big news around the world as it offers a reflection on the year that was… and plenty of healthy debate […]

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