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Phuti Mahanyele - Women in Senior Leadership
<div class="ExternalClass86E0FC33A12A476DA7039B8A3FDBDE8F"><p>​Phuti Mahanyele, executive chairman of Sigma Capital says that the number of women in senior leadership positions remains discouragingly low.</p></div>
11 October 2017
Dr Judy Dlamini - Equal But Different
<div class="ExternalClassBEB971E3372D4BD3B9E60E7A9A5710EB"><p>​Dr Judy Dlamini, author of Equal But Different, says equality is good for the economy, good for the community and good for our daughters.</p></div>
11 October 2017
Professor Stella Nkomo - Effective Women Leaders
<div class="ExternalClass24EC3410D0394BC3BCE8C94F7E330F14"><p>​Professor Stella Nkomo, strategic professor in the Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences at the University of Pretoria, believes that women are very effective leaders and that the stereotype needs to change.</p></div>
11 October 2017
Dion Shango - Gender Eqaulity in the Workplace
<div class="ExternalClassFAE8440202884EDEA7A5604BF85212AE"><p>​Dion Shango, CEO of professional services firm PWC Southern Africa believes one of the reasons for a lack of gender transformation was because gender diversity and advancement had been made a women’s problem.</p></div>
11 October 2017
Adrian Gore - Business Should be a Force for Good
<div class="ExternalClassE8BAE903BDD1482DAEE951D3B3A2BC8C"><p>​Adrian Gore, founder and CEO of the Discovery Group, believes business should be a force for good.</p></div>
01 October 2017
Adrian Gore - Making People Healthy
<div class="ExternalClass63E642893869422EBDA24075FC8837BB"><p>​Founder and CEO of the Discovery Group, Adrian Gore says the company, created on the simple premise of making people healthier, can act as a force for good through its core purpose.</p></div>
01 October 2017
Graeme Codrington - Cost Cutting and Efficiencies
<div class="ExternalClass6E9F4FD5A45E41E9AD8C505678A8E6DC"><p>​Graeme Codrington, researcher, author, futurist, presenter and board advisor on on Cost Cutting and Efficiencies.</p></div>
10 September 2017
Thebe Ikalafeng - Kotler and The Four P’s of Marketing
<div class="ExternalClassC4D3E7FF488344289EE79BC44A37A8C8"><p>​Thebe Ikalafeng, founder, Brand Leadership Group, on Kotler and the Four P’s of Marketing.</p></div>
10 September 2017
Dr Ilka Dunne - Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs theory
<div class="ExternalClass33B47C735B2A41D095A4EDAE02D3F4AA"><p>​Dr Ilka Dunne, leadership, culture and young talent for Rand Merchant Bank on Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs theory.</p></div>
10 September 2017
Jakkie Cilliers - ANC's Power Struggle Between the Traditionalists and the Reformers
<div class="ExternalClass0CDE09D29F4A4B4BB039739374F1764D"><p>​Jakkie Cilliers, scenario planner, believes the ANC is paralysed by the power struggle between the Traditionalists (supporters of Jacob Zuma) and the Reformers (led by Cyril Ramaphosa and others) which has led to policy confusion and poor leadership.</p></div>
30 August 2017
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In this podcast, Knowledge@Wharton interviews David Niu about his book "Careercation: Trading Briefcase for Suitcase to Find Entrepreneurial Happiness".
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This one-day programme is designed to provide frameworks and best practice for the planning and execution of value addition in mergers and acquisitions.
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Inconverastion with Gail Kelly on Life and Leadership
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Masterclass on Ethics with Gideo Pogrund
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