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by Lita Currie The second thing that strikes me about Brigitte Da Gama, the HR Director for McDonald’s South Africa, is the calm energy that she brings into the room. The first is her engaging smile.

Brand South Africa’s partner Symphonia for South Africa, an NGO that delivers the Partners for Possibility (PfP) programme, has been recognised as one of the world’s top 100 NGOs. Symphonia is the creator of the

by Rajesh Kamath In 1984, a South African magazine published the code to a video game which a boy, barely twelve years old, had designed. The game, a science fiction inspired space game called Blastar, was

Here is what ordinary Capetonians are doing – at universities and schools, in their homes and neighbourhoods – to push back day zero Cape Town is in the depths of a water crisis and residents are

By Lita Currie Jenifer Hole meets me in the McDonald’s Offices in Sandton, where the well-known McDonald’s arches grace the reception area.  She works in Marketing for McDonald’s and has been with the company coming on

By Kerryn Kohl When I think about Industry 4.0, I like to think we are the next generation of great voyagers and explorers. We are the Vasco de Gama’s, the Jan van Riebeeck’s, setting off into

Investec CEO Stephen Koseff and managing director Bernard Kantor will be stepping down from their positions in October 2018, the asset management group announced on Tuesday. The move is part of Investec’s succession plan to put

Maryana Iskander, a graduate of Yale Law School and CEO of Harambee Youth Employment Accelerator, is recognised for her career achievements. Iskander attended ceremonies last week where she received the 2017-2018 Yale Law Women Alumnae Achievement

About 200 business, government, and media leaders assembled to discuss Dominic Barton’s forthcoming book, “Talent Wins: The New Playbook for Putting People First.” Joining Dom onstage were Blackrock Chairman and CEO Larry Fink; Guardian Life