September 2022 Issue

This time of the year has many of us wondering whatever happened to the year! It’s almost like time is disappearing. Considering what we need to do before the year ends, creates anxiety in many of us. It also makes you wonder how you spend your time, because our waking hours are largely consumed by…

August 2022 Issue

THE HAPPINESS ADVANTAGE Most people want to be successful and happy. And when it comes to the pursuit of success and happiness, most have the same formula: if you work hard, you will become successful, and once you’re successful, you will be happy. But according to New York best-selling author Shawn Achor, the problem is…

July 2022 Issue

Be a difference maker In John C Maxwell’s book The Difference Maker, he asks what can make a difference in our lives today? How can two people with the same skills and abilities, and in the same situation, end up with two different outcomes? He says the difference maker is an attitude − your attitude…

June 2022 Issue

Building trust and solving problems Everyone knows that financial expertise and operational know-how are vital for executives to manage profitable businesses. Still, nowadays a new set of skills is even more important, and recent research suggests that leaders with social skills and emotional intelligence are needed most. The study suggests that what is needed is…

May 2022 Issue

Everyone knows that financial expertise and operational know-how are vital for executives to manage profitable businesses. Still, nowadays, a new set of skills is even more important, and recent research suggests that leaders with social skills and emotional intelligence are needed most. The study suggests that what is needed is socially adept leaders, leaders who…

Ukraine Crisis: Regulated industries

Regulated industries No Document Organisation Topics address Date issued 1 Agents’ summary of business conditions – 2022 Q1 Bank of England   Several 17 March 2022 2 The Russia-Ukraine Crisis: What Does It Mean For Markets? JP Morgan Several including ‘What Are the Macro and Market Implications of the Russia-Ukraine Crisis?’, commodity, forex 22 March…

April 2022 Issue

How do people see you? In the quest to become an influential leader you will wonder how people and especially those you lead see you. And chances are good that others’ perceptions of you will differ in important and disconcerting ways from how you see yourself. Others’ perceptions of you will be impacted in part…

Ukraine Crisis: Integrated Reporting

Integrated Reporting No Document Organisation Topics address Date issued 1 FAQ: Reporting in a time of crisis Integrated Reporting Committee of South Africa Published with a focus on the Covid-19 pandemic and could be useful in the context of the war in Ukraine.   August 2020   Regulated industries Comment: Created new page No Document…

The Ukraine conflict isn’t the only reason for skyrocketing fuel prices – economist says

By: Sanisha Packirisamy, Economist at Momentum Investments Momentum Investments Economist unpacks how the current war is only another reason for continued fuel price increases With the war in the Ukraine severely hampering already precarious global economic stability, many eyes turn to the rising price of fuel as one of the most financially devastating consequences of…

Ukraine Crisis: News

Relevant News No Document Organisation Topics address Date issued 1 Fallout from Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has the potential impact to South Africa’s economy   IOL Potential impact on South Africa’s economy 17 March 2022 2 SA’s citrus industry is keeping a close eye on the Russian-Ukraine conflict IOL Exports, cost on production, distribution of…