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July 2015

2 July 2015

Embracing change Do you often look at people who make a difference, or people who are really successful, and wonder how they do it? I recently read an article by Victoria Rabin, the founder and CEO of Behind Every Leader. She writes that the difference in people’s lives i...
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GBE REPORTING FRAMEWORK DEBATE CONTINUES

1 June 2015

The Accounting Standards Board proposes alternative reporting frameworks for major public entities and governm... More

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UP-TO-DATE: Keeping you informed of business today


2 July 2015


Fastest-growing African country for millionaires Mozambique is expected to be the fastest-growing African ... More

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VIEWPOINT: PURSUE EXCELLENCE


2 July 2015


Discovery CEO Adrian Gore recently pointed our management team towards a recent article by John Kay, visiting ... More

INFLUENCE: Carbon offsets … Is it time to invest?


2 July 2015


The recent release of the ‘carbon offsets paper’ by National Treasury raises the question of whether carbo... More

INFLUENCE: Principles to healthy forecasting


2 July 2015


The objective of business forecasting should be to become ‘future ready’. Companies can do this by systema... More

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VIEWPOINT: HAZARDOUS PURSUITS MAKE SURE YOU ARE COVERED


2 July 2015


MISTAKE NUMBER 6: NOT MAKING SURE YOU ARE COVERED FOR HAZARDOUS PURSUITS If you are one of those people who... More

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VIEWPOINT: A BUDGETING EXERCISE LIVE WITHIN YOUR MEANS


2 July 2015


Here’s a little exercise for you. I’ve often alluded to the importance of budgeting, but let’s break it ... More

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VIEWPOINT: WEALTH AND FRAUD – IS THERE A CORRELATION?


2 July 2015


There is a degree of empathy in many people that can understand somebody in desperate need committing a crime,... More

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ANALYSIS: Beyond the integrated report


2 July 2015


An annual milestone publication, however well intentioned, is only part of the story and may even be an unfort... More

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COVER STORY: Twenty years of growth and success


2 July 2015


‘If you ensure that you remain in business every next day, you will be in business indefinitely,’ says Wil... More

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VIEWPOINT: LONGER RETIREMENT PAYING YOURSELF IN RETIREMENT


2 July 2015


Research shows that 39% of retirees rate death as their greatest fear while fully 61% rate ‘running out of m... More

ANALYSIS: Investment in subsidiaries, joint ventures and associates


2 July 2015


Entities have been given the option to use the equity method to account for investments in subsidiaries, joint... More