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A sustainable business is one that invests in the growth of its people and society. According to the African Development Bank Group, Africa has the largest population of young people in the world, which is

By Jonathan Cook Of course managers need both hard and soft skills.  One cannot lead an organisation without both.  But which are needed more in Africa? I used to think that we should focus on the hard

A sustainable business is one that invests in the growth of its people and society. According to the African Development Bank Group, Africa has the largest population of young people in the world, which is

By Camilla Pennington -  Unilever have been members of SAGEA (South African Graduate Employer’s Association) since inception 13 years ago and have always been at the forefront when it comes to growing and developing young talent. 

summarised by Carol Butcher   Setting up offices in Africa is about people performing against the odds. You only succeed in Africa because of the people that you have in your organisation. There are two critical things when

Summary by Lita Currie Deon Greyling, the Managing Director for BTS’s Middle-East and Africa branch, has been doing business in Africa for a long time. Growing and developing talent is a particular passion of his. He

By Carol Butcher Former South African President, Thabo Mbeki penned a number of speeches around “The time has come” (for Africa). Renowned African poet, Chibuike Nwokike has also penned a poem entitled: “The Time has come

By Jonathan Cook -  Of course managers need both hard and soft skills.  One cannot lead an organisation without both.  But which are needed more in Africa? I used to think that we should focus on the

By Carol Butcher -  Africa, slumbering giant. How we long for Africa to wake-up, to hear the lion roar – I am great, I am world-class, I have achieved my full potential. Africa’s wealth does not lie

By Carol Butcher -  Many multinationals and retailers and banks in South Africa are looking to invest in Africa; this is not surprising since Africa has some of the world’s fastest growing economies. Africa is a

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