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By Ursula Fear Last week the country was ablaze with excitement, curiosity and apprehension as Singularity University hit South African soil.  For those unfamiliar with this establishment, Singularity University is somewhat a symbol of the ‘disruptive

By Ursula Fear Following on from the superb response we received from Josef Langerman (Group Head Software Engineering; DevOps and Agile Evangelist) of Standard Bank, at our Talent Talks Conference 2017, we thought we would continue

This week the long-awaited Deloitte Human Capital Trends 2017 hit the press. I love this report as it is a striking reminder of just how dramatically fast our workplaces are changing. With the steadfast number of

By Ursula Fear -  As we venture into the dynamics of generational workforce theory and the many interesting developments that arise around this phenomenon, the desire to know and understand more about our younger generations has

I love Twitter.  It’s become my ‘special’ learning resource.  I love the current, just in time, alternate content and latest updates that come through my daily feed.  Admittedly it’s not only HR or talent related

By Ursula Fear -  This week we have taken time out to watch and review Josh Bersin’s discussion held in November last year at Singularity University.  His topic was: “The People Imperative:  Keynote 2016 presentation.”  I

As we start getting into the swing of things and hope that 2017 is going to be a good year, the realities of the new year have come knocking on our doors with an almighty

By Ursula Fear -  As we all start to slow down, we thought it appropriate to start collating an array of really good beach reading for you. The first of a series of articles is on corporate

It helps being in your mid 40’s.  That mid-life crisis kind of gives you permission to sit up, reassess your life and if you’re lucky, be able to self-correct and catapult into the next leg

Lately the topic of township and rural entrepreneurship seems to be popping up a lot.  Last week I attended the launch of a project that aims to make a difference in Soweto, and that’s making