Land of fine wines

South Africans pride themselves on the superb wines that are produced locally. u|Chief wanted a more balanced view of the industry, so we spoke to Murray Giggins, a former South […]

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My Way: It starts with the why?

Jane Stevenson is Strategic Director of Magnetic Storm   “I start most of my responses to questions my team asks with a ‘why’ – and if they can’t answer that then […]

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Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng

Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng: an example of South African exceptionalism to be proud of.   While it is right and fitting to beware tales of exceptionalism wherever they come from, […]

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Extended trust

Trust is top of the pops in business, life and politics, says René Carayol. However, we all have a different relationship with this elusive quality.   There was a time when […]

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Cutting through the BS

When it comes to enabling her clients with rebuilding,  rebranding or rebirthing their products, services or business as a whole, CHANTEL OPPELT doesn’t take prisoners and she definitely doesn’t suffer […]

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Organisational doubt & fear

Human Resources consultant ANDREW SONNENBERG digs deep into the pitfalls facing corporations that lack transformational leaders.   There are differing views on the core purpose of an organization, ranging from […]

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The disruptor: Llew Morkel

ProsperiProp’s Llew Morkel looks back on a life of disruption.   I grew up in Boksburg, and started developing software when I was only 13 years old. The first application […]

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The servient leader

Claude Schuck is the regional manager for Africa at Veeam My management style is called servient leadership, which is selfless leadership. When I walk into the office my approach is what can […]

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Travel Debrief: New York City

Enver Duminy, CEO, Cape Town Tourism, debriefs u|Chief on his recent trip to NYC.   Tell us about your recent travels? Most recently, the LoveCapeTown team and I travelled to […]

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Hot property

Wayne Berger of Instant Property shares his insight into trends in the property industry.   There are several negative influences impacting on the fluidity and success of the property market […]

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Securing revenue for your mental innovations

Sumaiya De’Mar (Director of SA Fashion Law), shares her insights on the importance and opportunities in the world of patenting.   Ideas come to all of us in various forms. […]

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6 things you need to know about the ASOS strategy

KATIE SMITH of retail technology experts Edited.com dissects the incredible growth and success of the ASOS brand.   There aren’t many retailers that can claim a 32% sales increase right […]

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How I got into their minds

ANDY HADFIELD, CEO of www.forgood.co.za, tells u|Chief how to build something that customers want, need and use.   The only way to figure out what customers want as opposed to […]

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Pushing boundaries as a woman in leadership

Lisa Antonopoulos, the new COO at Mediterranean Delicacies, shares her insight into the challenges facing women in leadership positions.   Mediterranean Delicacies, the lifestyle food company has a new addition […]

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