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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 Gavin Swanson The sheer volume of writing on Leadership is astounding. Every week brings a new book, article and research study to the fore on Leadership and Leadership Development in addition to countless sites on

Universum research reveals the spoken and unspoken motivations of university graduates as they enter the global workforce. Universum, the global employer brand leader, surveyed 294,663 business and engineering/IT students in the world’s 12 largest economies: Brazil, Canada,

By Carol Butcher Leadership is a huge responsibility – with it comes great accountability. Events over the past few weeks indicate that we’re not getting it right, in many areas. We’re not getting it right when

By Carol Butcher Millions of South Africans were saddened by the passing of Struggle icon, Ahmed Kathrada, better known as Kathy or Uncle Kathy. I never met the man, but I have always admired Kathrada as

By Carol Butcher South Africa has had its own “night of the long knives,” or perhaps it would be more apt to call it “the night of the Iklwa – stabbing spear.” President Jacob Zuma fired Pravin

By Carol Butcher -  The expression, “Uneasy lies the head that wears the crown,” from William Shakespeare's Henry IV. Part II (1597) could easily have been coined by four leaders in South Africa –Western Cape Premier,

By Theo van der Westhuizen -  One of the buzzwords in the agile community is Servant Leadership. When Standard Bank embarked on their implementation of agile-at-scale, we needed to understand if and how we want to implement

By Carol Butcher -  The sinking of the SS Trooper one hundred years ago is South Africa’s worst maritime disaster to date. I must confess, I only heard about the tragedy very recently; 616 South African

By Carol Butcher -  I have experienced first-hand the burden of temptation; yesterday I had a glimpse of how very persuasive a golden-tongued serpent can be. I wanted to renew my driver’s license three weeks before it