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Dr Greg Mills - Six Key Themes in 'Making Africa Work’
<div class="ExternalClass634710892E6440C2A06B67DF447BDF80"><p>​Dr Greg Mills, co-author of “Making Africa Work’ talks about the book and the process that gave rise to it.</p></div>
18 May 2017
Chief Olusegun Obasanjo - Getting the Simple Things Right
<div class="ExternalClassBFE45C7ABECA463E986813AD91A98631"><p>​Former president of Nigeria and co-author of ‘Making Africa Work’, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo talks about getting the simple things right.</p></div>
18 May 2017
Iris Bohnet - Changing Biased Behaviours
<div class="ExternalClassCA9DF5F5F4CD4D96972AF3059449CE21"><p>​Iris Bohnet, author of What Works&#58; Gender Equality by Design believes with easy interventions, an organisation can change behaviour rather than try to change a mind-set, which takes much longer.</p></div>
02 May 2017
Iris Bohnet - Conducting Unbiased Interviews
<div class="ExternalClass97951BE2DCD1424FA855E6BD5C11620B"><p>​Iris Bohnet, author of What Works&#58; Gender Equality by Design explains some of the approaches she uses when hiring people to ensure that her own bias doesn’t prevent her from finding the right employee.</p></div>
02 May 2017
Iris Bohnet - Triggers that Offset Our Unconscious Bias
<div class="ExternalClassA3F76F1F902344E28798BBF8935BB300"><p>​Iris Bohnet, professor of public policy at Harvard Kennedy School in the US&#160; and author of What Works&#58; Gender Equality by Design believes there are numerous triggers that offset our unconscious bias.</p></div>
02 May 2017
Cas Coovadia - An Inclusive Economy and Economic Restructuring
<div class="ExternalClassEC8A21E5491B4B2781CFF199BCC31D8B"><p>​Cas Coovadia, MD of the Banking Association of South Africa talks about an inclusive economy and economic restructuring.</p></div>
23 April 2017
Moeletsi Mbeki - The Current Economic and Political Crisis
<div class="ExternalClassF1E32B72FC604053BA514C0B7A6719E6"><p>​Moeletsi Mbeki, political analyst and author on the current economic and political crisis.</p></div>
23 April 2017
Iraj Abedian - South Africa's Economy is not a Pushover
<div class="ExternalClass2691E82817984437AF2EB6E5F6119D7C"><p>​Iraj Abedian, founder and Chief Executive of Pan-African Capital Holdings, believes that the SA economy is not a pushover and that there is still reason to be cautiously optimistic.</p></div>
23 April 2017
Moeletsi Mbeki - An Unlikely Split in the ANC
<div class="ExternalClass59DE004B94DA44F8981033DD590F05FC"><p>​Moeletsi Mbeki, political analyst and author on a likely split in the ANC.</p></div>
23 April 2017
Adam Ikdal - Measuring Financial Inclusion
<div class="ExternalClassC2473569643D41FD8A3AAF2920FDE0DE"><p>​Adam Ikdal, Senior partner at BCG Johannesburg believes South Africa has made gains in providing previously unbanked people access to accounts however this is only the most basic measure of financial inclusion.</p></div>
19 April 2017
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22 November 2014
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17 November 2014
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12 November 2014
An interview with Wharton finance professor Richard J. Herring
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Podcast on the myths of entrepreneurship
11 November 2014
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11 November 2014
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Prof Gunter Pauli proposes a new competitive strategy called The Blue Economy.
30 May 2017
How can you ensure ethical leadership, good governance and accountability in business and government?
06 June 2017
unk status – hard times ahead for your business. How do you now justify and optimise your marketing spend?
14 June 2017
Liberty Holdings CEO, Thablo Dloti, Vice President of the Chamber of Mines, Andile Sangqu and Investec CEO, Stephen Koseff chat to Professor Nicola Kleyn, Dean of GIBS, for a discussion under the auspices of the GIBS Ethics and Governance Think Tank.
19 June 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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An interview with Philips's, Pieter Nota on how he turned around a business that was in poor shape
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This article discusses how Brazil and Russia's economies are facing falling currencies.
22 November 2014
This article provides guidance with a list of things start-ups should never do.
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Prof Gunter Pauli proposes a new competitive strategy called The Blue Economy.
30 May 2017
How can you ensure ethical leadership, good governance and accountability in business and government?
06 June 2017
unk status – hard times ahead for your business. How do you now justify and optimise your marketing spend?
14 June 2017
Liberty Holdings CEO, Thablo Dloti, Vice President of the Chamber of Mines, Andile Sangqu and Investec CEO, Stephen Koseff chat to Professor Nicola Kleyn, Dean of GIBS, for a discussion under the auspices of the GIBS Ethics and Governance Think Tank.
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