PR and Communications

‘South Africa From Hero To Zero… And Back Again?’

‘South Africa From Hero To Zero… And Back Again?’

Setting aside the Gupta fiasco in South Africa, details may soon emerge of the extent that South Africa is now…

“Numbers Take Us Only So Far”

“Numbers Take Us Only So Far”

I was once evicted from an apartment because I was black. I had secured a lovely place on the banks…

Can KPMG SA Recover Its Brand Reputation?

Can KPMG SA Recover Its Brand Reputation?

As evidence continues to mount against KPMG, a number of listed entities are relooking their relationship with the embattled audit…

Surviving The Age Of Disruption With Design Thinking

Surviving The Age Of Disruption With Design Thinking

In a world in which ambitious new businesses come and go within months, and long-established corporate bigwigs are toppled by…

How to Gain Credibility When You Have Little Experience

How to Gain Credibility When You Have Little Experience

There’s a meme on the internet, which speaks truth about a dilemma for young people entering the hypercompetitive workforce of…

Your Most Powerful Competitive Advantage

Your Most Powerful Competitive Advantage

We tend to think that our competitive advantages are based on our products’ performance, or our low costs of production….

4 Things Successful People Do To Have Great Relationships

4 Things Successful People Do To Have Great Relationships

Relationships fuel our journey. Some are constant sources of power, some are present for certain intervals and provide guidance and…

The Internet Now Attracts More Spending Than TV

The Internet Now Attracts More Spending Than TV

The moment of inflection has arrived – Kleiner Perkins announced that based on their analysis, advertisers are spending more on…

Nearly Half Of Companies Say They Don’t Have The Digital Skills They Need

Nearly Half Of Companies Say They Don’t Have The Digital Skills They Need

The companies that think their employees’ digital IQs are unimportant are probably few and far between. After all, in just…

Small Talk Is An Overrated Way To Build Relationships With Your Employees

Small Talk Is An Overrated Way To Build Relationships With Your Employees

The relationships that you form with each of your direct reports are central to your ability to fulfill your three…