My way: Long showers and going barefoot

Arjun Khoosal is the CEO and Co-Founder of Kandua “When I’m feeling stuck, my secret move is to take a long shower. It’s some combination of the solitude, the humidity, […]

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10 leadership lessons from Machiavelli

Call someone a ‘Machiavellian’ and they might take offence. But there’s a lot more to the great Italian’s teachings than being cut-throat, writes Eugene Yiga.   “I’m not interested in […]

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Why mothers are today’s best leaders

René Carayol reminds us about the leadership power of women… and mothers in particular.   Extraordinary times demands extraordinary leadership, this must become the era where we universally accept and […]

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Creating an ecosystem for improved medical decision-making

Yaseen Khan, Chief Executive Officer at EMGuidance, highlights the urgent need for rapid changes in local healthcare.   Poor point-of-care medical decision-making costs the healthcare sector billions of rand every […]

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How technology is driving retail in Africa

Arshad Abba, the South African MD responsible for Africa and joint Vice-President  of Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) Canback, reports on how the digital era is changing the ways and means […]

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Cash in on coupons

Kalon Venture Partners and the Smollan Group have invested R14m in tech startup SnapnSave.   Bright future for discount vouchers Kalon Venture Partners (formerly Grotech) and Smollan Group SA both […]

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Mitigate market disruption by maximizing customer experience

As industries across the board find themselves having to transform to keep up with a digital economy, customer experience (CX) is playing a significant role in providing businesses with opportunities […]

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A new social contract between man and machine

Gary Pinkus, Managing Partner for McKinsey & Company in North America, believes automation isn’t the greatest fear… rather, it’s that we aren’t asking the right questions Automation: it’s either seen […]

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So long, traditional employment

Jon Foster-Pedley, Dean and Director of Henley Business School Africa, ponders our working future in the light of business sustainability, education and digital disruption   The digital disruption world is […]

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A new magazine is born

Welcome to u|Chief Welcome to a brand new business and leadership magazine – u|Chief. Designed as a digital magazine (we call it a Softmag©), u|Chief is designed to be easy to […]

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u|Chief October 2017

Download u|Chief Here are the four editions of the October 2017 edition. You can view them as digital flipbooks below, or click on the link below each version to download the […]

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