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McKinsey - "How we'll put things right."
<div class="ExternalClass892420EBAD7B42C6B084EFDFF43FD03E"><p>​<span style="color&#58;#111111;font-family&#58;roboto, arial, sans-serif;font-size&#58;13px;font-style&#58;normal;font-weight&#58;400;letter-spacing&#58;normal;text-align&#58;start;text-indent&#58;0px;text-transform&#58;none;white-space&#58;pre-wrap;word-spacing&#58;0px;background-color&#58;#ffffff;text-decoration-style&#58;initial;text-decoration-color&#58;initial;display&#58;inline !important;float&#58;none;">Kevin Sneader, Global Managing Partner of McKinsey &amp; Company, explains 5 actions that the company will undertake to put things right, and to become part of the solution.</span></p></div>
26 July 2018
McKinsey - " Mistakes that we made." Part 2
<div class="ExternalClassBB52AE5F56454949BDE982ADFE5F47E0"><p>​<span style="color&#58;#111111;font-family&#58;roboto, arial, sans-serif;font-size&#58;13px;font-style&#58;normal;font-weight&#58;400;letter-spacing&#58;normal;text-align&#58;start;text-indent&#58;0px;text-transform&#58;none;white-space&#58;pre-wrap;word-spacing&#58;0px;background-color&#58;#ffffff;text-decoration-style&#58;initial;text-decoration-color&#58;initial;display&#58;inline !important;float&#58;none;">Kevin Sneader, Global Managing Partner of McKinsey &amp; Company, details the mistakes made and the lessons learnt by the organisation during the Eskom contract.Part 2.</span></p></div>
26 July 2018
What is a Platform - Musa Kalenga
<div class="ExternalClass029D746D7E8E4D5A893B6B58799B97D0"><p>​<span style="color&#58;#111111;font-family&#58;roboto, arial, sans-serif;font-size&#58;13px;font-style&#58;normal;font-weight&#58;400;letter-spacing&#58;normal;text-align&#58;start;text-indent&#58;0px;text-transform&#58;none;white-space&#58;pre-wrap;word-spacing&#58;0px;background-color&#58;#ffffff;text-decoration-style&#58;initial;text-decoration-color&#58;initial;display&#58;inline !important;float&#58;none;">Musa Kalenga, founder and CEO of Microtising describes a platform as a philosophy around which value is derived, turning traditional commercial business models on their head.</span></p></div>
26 July 2018
Scaling Business Platforms
<div class="ExternalClassA7AE4C6B51024498840BDB8A68502D2F"><p>​<span style="color&#58;#111111;font-family&#58;roboto, arial, sans-serif;font-size&#58;13px;font-style&#58;normal;font-weight&#58;400;letter-spacing&#58;normal;text-align&#58;start;text-indent&#58;0px;text-transform&#58;none;white-space&#58;pre-wrap;word-spacing&#58;0px;background-color&#58;#ffffff;text-decoration-style&#58;initial;text-decoration-color&#58;initial;display&#58;inline !important;float&#58;none;">Musa Kalenga, founder and CEO of Microtising and Neil Adamson, CIO for Discovery Vitality Group, on scaling business platforms.</span></p></div>
26 July 2018
Building the Vitality Platform - Neil Adamson
<div class="ExternalClass1B2F3393953F4B67BBAC54136BEB5058"><p>​<span style="color&#58;#111111;font-family&#58;roboto, arial, sans-serif;font-size&#58;13px;font-style&#58;normal;font-weight&#58;400;letter-spacing&#58;normal;text-align&#58;start;text-indent&#58;0px;text-transform&#58;none;white-space&#58;pre-wrap;word-spacing&#58;0px;background-color&#58;#ffffff;text-decoration-style&#58;initial;text-decoration-color&#58;initial;display&#58;inline !important;float&#58;none;">Neil Adamson, CIO for Discovery Vitality Group, on building the Vitality platform.</span></p></div>
26 July 2018
Luke McKend - The Ethical Dilemma of Digital Disruption
<div class="ExternalClassFAA87DF84A764C8388D79001C4B113D1"><p>​<span style="color&#58;#111111;font-family&#58;roboto, arial, sans-serif;font-size&#58;13px;font-style&#58;normal;font-weight&#58;400;letter-spacing&#58;normal;text-align&#58;start;text-indent&#58;0px;text-transform&#58;none;white-space&#58;pre-wrap;word-spacing&#58;0px;background-color&#58;#ffffff;text-decoration-style&#58;initial;text-decoration-color&#58;initial;display&#58;inline !important;float&#58;none;">Luke McKend, CEO of Google South Africa says the previously held unquestioned belief among many people in the tech industry of technology as a force for good is being eroded</span>.</p></div>
26 July 2018
Sneha Shah - The Ethical Dilemma of Digital Disruption
<div class="ExternalClassE9437FC12E954F419B5561C51B404234"><p>​<span style="color&#58;#111111;font-family&#58;roboto, arial, sans-serif;font-size&#58;13px;font-style&#58;normal;font-weight&#58;400;letter-spacing&#58;normal;text-align&#58;start;text-indent&#58;0px;text-transform&#58;none;white-space&#58;pre-wrap;word-spacing&#58;0px;background-color&#58;#ffffff;text-decoration-style&#58;initial;text-decoration-color&#58;initial;display&#58;inline !important;float&#58;none;">Sneha Shah, CEO of Thomson Reuters Africa on the ethical implications of technology.</span></p></div>
26 July 2018
Kuseni Dlamini -The Ethical Dilemma of Digital Disruption
<div class="ExternalClass4F91B0C55E234C3482EFA9D87AC20FDA"><p>​<span style="color&#58;#111111;font-family&#58;roboto, arial, sans-serif;font-size&#58;13px;font-style&#58;normal;font-weight&#58;400;letter-spacing&#58;normal;text-align&#58;start;text-indent&#58;0px;text-transform&#58;none;white-space&#58;pre-wrap;word-spacing&#58;0px;background-color&#58;#ffffff;text-decoration-style&#58;initial;text-decoration-color&#58;initial;display&#58;inline !important;float&#58;none;">Chairman of Massmart and Aspen Pharmacare Holdings Kuseni Dlamini feels there is an inherent paradox in technology in that it has the ability to simultaneously disempower and empower us.</span></p></div>
26 July 2018
McKinsey - " Mistakes that we made." Part 1
<div class="ExternalClass5B5D718E8F224C8EBDAEA9B565081F01"><p>​<span style="color&#58;#111111;font-family&#58;roboto, arial, sans-serif;font-size&#58;13px;font-style&#58;normal;font-weight&#58;400;letter-spacing&#58;normal;text-align&#58;start;text-indent&#58;0px;text-transform&#58;none;white-space&#58;pre-wrap;word-spacing&#58;0px;background-color&#58;#ffffff;text-decoration-style&#58;initial;text-decoration-color&#58;initial;display&#58;inline !important;float&#58;none;">Kevin Sneader, Global Managing Partner of McKinsey &amp; Company, details the mistakes made and the lessons learnt by the organisation during the Eskom contract.Part 1.</span></p></div>
26 July 2018
Jacques Celliers - The Ethical Dilemma of Digital Disruption
<div class="ExternalClass5242573E242D4FF29F50C4A3AEDCF055"><p>​<span style="color&#58;#111111;font-family&#58;roboto, arial, sans-serif;font-size&#58;13px;font-style&#58;normal;font-weight&#58;400;letter-spacing&#58;normal;text-align&#58;start;text-indent&#58;0px;text-transform&#58;none;white-space&#58;pre-wrap;word-spacing&#58;0px;background-color&#58;#ffffff;text-decoration-style&#58;initial;text-decoration-color&#58;initial;display&#58;inline !important;float&#58;none;">CEO of FNB Jacques Celliers believes the technological toolsets we have today put us in a position to solve many of the challenges we face.</span></p></div>
26 July 2018
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