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How to keep employees motivated, happy

There are many personalities in every organisation. However, the two main personality types are: motivated and de-motivated employees.

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Untimely loss of two greats was preventable

The untimely and non-natural deaths of Bafana Bafana captain Senzo Meyiwa and Olympic silver medallist Mbulaeni Mulaudzi have shocked the nation.

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The benefits of cleaner energy and reducing greenhouse gas emissions

South Africa’s strategy to make a contribution towards greenhouse gas emission (GHG) mitigation was adopted by the government in 2011 when the cabinet app... Read Story

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Scottish ‘yes’ would mean tribe trumps economics
September 15 2014 at 05:19

If Scotland opts for independence this week, Scottish consumers will pay more for some goods when the country separates from the UK.

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Affirmative action must be applied appropriately
September 15 2014 at 05:14

I refer to Rich Mkhondo’s article, ”Affirmative action must help fix centuries of prejudice” (Opinion & Analysis, Business Report, September 10).

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The Luminance debate
September 14 2014 at 14:52

The story in the City Press on September 7, headlined “Luminance Loan was not quite paid”, continues to perpetuate a dead story.

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Scottish business leaders raise concern
September 14 2014 at 14:49

“Frankly, anything that puts that at risk, I’m not for.”

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Contempt of court orders fail to stick
September 14 2014 at 14:37

A number of judgments handed down recently have highlighted how unions and their members have been able to escape the consequences of contempt of court orders relating to strike action, mostly on technical grounds.

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UK cannot complain about Hong Kong
September 12 2014 at 04:52

IN RECENT weeks, Hong Kong has seen street protests over Beijing’s role in the city’s politics. Some prominent overseas commentators, especially from the UK, have begun to complain that China is failing to hono... Read Story
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Germany’s ban on car share app Uber puts check on US arrogance
September 12 2014 at 04:51

Uber, the car-sharing company, definitely has its place in the world economy. The question is how should it go about its plan to conquer the world?

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Right to reply: Stanlib fund had limited exposure to failed Abil
September 12 2014 at 04:23

We would like to acknowledge the letter published in Business Report on September 8, from Mr Mike Brown.

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Apple: the world’s biggest fashion juggernaut
September 11 2014 at 04:16

On Tuesday, Apple established itself as the world’s biggest fashion company by releasing a smartwatch that is more about beauty and variety than about technology.

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Gains from cheaper cell rates eclipse drawbacks
September 11 2014 at 04:10

Cellphone rates will fall less than previously expected from March next year but the reductions announced by the Independent Communications Authority of SA (Icasa) last week are still substantial.

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