Best Practices

How To Measure The Contribution Of Leaders

How To Measure The Contribution Of Leaders

More has probably been written on leadership than on almost any other management subject; and organisations across the globe collectively…

The Blockchain Will Do To The Financial System What The Internet Did To Media

The Blockchain Will Do To The Financial System What The Internet Did To Media

Even years into the deployment of the internet, many believed that it was still a fad. Of course, the internet…

Find Your Customer’s Urgency

Find Your Customer’s Urgency

Imagine… you’re talking to a customer, eager to close the sale. You’re ready to move things forward, but your customer…

AI Is Going To Change The 80/20 Rule

AI Is Going To Change The 80/20 Rule

Many high-performance organizations remain passionate about Vilfredo Pareto, the incisive Italian engineer and economist. They continue to be inspired by his 80/20…

When You Have To Fire Good People

When You Have To Fire Good People

Getting fired can be devastating, especially to a conscientious employee. As a manager in the tech startup world, where turnover…

How Blockchain Is Changing Finance

How Blockchain Is Changing Finance

Our global financial system moves trillions of dollars a day and serves billions of people. But the system is rife with…

Can Grass-Roots Reforms Reverse SA’s Stunted Growth?

Can Grass-Roots Reforms Reverse SA’s Stunted Growth?

The world gradually lost interest in the affairs of South Africa after the miraculously peaceful handover of power in 1994…

4 Ways to Control Your Emotions in Tense Moments

4 Ways to Control Your Emotions in Tense Moments

Twenty-three years ago, one of my employees — I’ll call him Dale — asked for a private meeting. Dale was…

3 Ways to Get More Done Right Now

3 Ways to Get More Done Right Now

When I need to get something done in a hurry, I use three time management tactics to maximize my available…

The Tech Your Business Could Use to Improve Efficiency

The Tech Your Business Could Use to Improve Efficiency

Getting your business ahead of the rest is something many managers strive for, but achieving this is something that takes…