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The Thuthuka Difference

When it comes to hiring employees there are many factors to consider; ability, education, experience, psychometric fitness for the job and the need to...

How will on-line accounting change the way you do your job?

At Sage Pastel we’re paying a lot of attention to accounting over the internet, and also to mobility, both of which are a direct...

VIEWPOINT: Integrating the IIRC and GRI guidelines

Another month – another corporate reporting standard. Over the past year a plethora of new financial and corporate reporting guidelines have been released by...

VIEWPOINT: Are you looking to win new business?

I have written and lectured on how to win new business for over 30 years. Never have there been so many ways to broadcast...

VIEWPOINT: What do people like about you?

Perception, more often than not, overrules the facts. The way people perceive you has an enormous impact on how successful you are, and can...

VIEWPOINT: Secure your financial future

Although Continuous Professional Development (CPD) obligations exist in most professions and you agree that it fulfills an important role within the career and professional...

VIEWPOINT: When finances keep us awake at night

A recent study by US research firm ComPsych reported that a staggering 92% of Americans are losing sleep over their finances - South Africans...

VIEWPOINT: Individual transformation is what counts

South Africans use the word “transformation” in a way that’s often surprising to outsiders. In the rest of the world it just means a...

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

Women reinventing leadershipThere's an incoming wave of female talent that is reinventing and reimagining leadership in today's time. These women leaders are resetting the...

25 top companies for leaders

CompanyLocationRevenueEmployees1IBMUSA$99.9 bil426,7512General MillsUSA$14.8 bil33,0003Procter & GambleUSA$79.7 bil127,0004Aditya BirlaIndia$35 bill133,0005Colgate-PalmoliveUSA$15.6 bil39,2006Hindustan UnileverIndia$4.1 bil15,0007ICICI BankIndia$8.1 bil61,6978McDonald’sUSA$24.1 bil400,0009WhirlpoolUSA$18.4 bil70,75810PepsiCoUSA$57.8 bil294,00011General ElectricUSA$151.6 bil287,00012BBVASpain$23.4 bil109,65513NaturaBrazil$5.1 bil7,03714DeereUSA$26 bil55,700153MUSA$26.7 bil80,05716Eli LillyUSA$23.1...