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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

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By Gaylin Jee   Apparently so. Heard of FastWorks, GE’s approach to speeding up innovation? Here are two examples of FastWorks in action, offered by Leader of GE Culture, Janice Sempe:   A new product (an engine) gets

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]by Daniel Goleman It’s in the back of the minds of so many leaders, whether it’s the CEO of a Fortune 500 company or the manager of a large division. How smart am I? Or more

By Rajesh Kamath   There is a well known story attributed to Viktor Frankl, the great psychiatrist who survived the Nazi concentration camp in Germany, in his book “Man’s search for Meaning”. In the story, he tells

By Carol Butcher Learning often comes from unexpected sources. The past weekend was a case in point. Observing the behaviour of wild dogs at a waterhole at a game lodge in Namibia, I soon realised that

by Marius Meyer   During my HR career spanning 23 years, I have made key transitions from practitioner, to academic, to consultant, to manager, to board member to head of SABPP.  I have met thousands of people during

By Carol Butcher The Life Esidimeni tragedy tugs at the heart strings of all South Africans. This tragedy could easily have been averted if accountable leadership and the necessary checks and balances were in place. Leaders delegate

By Justin Bodill -  Unless you have been living under a rock for the last few years, you will know about the TV series Masterchef. In particular Masterchef Australia, which has become something of a global

By Carol Butcher I celebrated an early Christmas dinner with a group of friends. I was very surprised when one of the guests asked the following question at the dinner table: “Who is your leader of