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Business progress still hinges on lean teams

For many organisations, experience has taught them that even when best business practices are employed one cannot be comfortable in the front seat. Continuous o... Read Story

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Zuma dogma has repeatedly failed economy

Last week, executives from Moody’s rating agency visited South Africa. They were invited to address the portfolio committee on economic development to exp... Read Story

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SA human rights stance is selective

In October I had the opportunity to meet Yeonmi Park at the One Young World Summit. Yeonmi is from North Korea.

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There’s a future leader with vision
November 3 2014 at 05:40

The article by Lerato Tshepang Nkabane, “Let us all harness our resources and make SA great” (Business Report, October 27) refers.

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Jobs data point to lack of happiness ahead for SA
November 3 2014 at 05:36

The US Federal Reserve had barely called an end to its easy money policy last week, when the Bank of Japan stepped in to extend its bond-buying programme by about 20 to 30 trillion yen (R1.96 trillion to R2.94 trillion) a ... Read Story
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Business not only about making profit
November 3 2014 at 05:29

At what point does business take some responsibility? Analysts are accusing government agencies of bureaucratic delays that are costing the country billions on a daily basis and thousands of jobs. This is off the terminati... Read Story
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Mexico offers SA important lessons
November 2 2014 at 11:51

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto has achieved an international reputation for swiftly carrying out the sort of sweeping reforms which South Africa seems to be balking at.

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SA, Mexico lack strong economic links
November 2 2014 at 11:38

The links between South Africa and Mexico have not translated into a strong relationship, especially economically.

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China’s size guarantees dominance
November 2 2014 at 11:29

Larry Summers and Lant Pritchett have written a paper predicting a Chinese growth slowdown.

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How a young man fashioned a career in development
October 31 2014 at 05:04

Perhaps you could pick it up intuitively from my photograph alongside this article, but for the sake of brevity and to cut to the chase, let me say it up front: I am a fashion development consultant.

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Entrepreneurship can uplift youth
October 31 2014 at 04:50

The first time I went to Khayelitsha was on a Sunday afternoon. I had spent the day lazing around, when a friend called to say he was going there to drop somebody off and asked if I wanted to tag along.

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Untimely loss of two greats was preventable
October 30 2014 at 05:05

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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How to keep employees motivated, happy
October 30 2014 at 04:48

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

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