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Viewpoint: Less Soap Opera, More Action: Paul Plummer

Paul Plummer CA(SA): Founding Member of BlackslopeAs entrepreneurs we are much better off Breaking Bad (inactivity habits)...

Viewpoint: Failing Up: Priya Singh CA(SA)

Priya Singh CA(SA): Social Enterprises AdvisorSouth Africa has a high rate of start-up failures, and the negative...

Advice: Being a Persuasive Speaker

Aristotle broke down persuasion into three essential components: logos, pathos and ethos. Let’s look at how toincorporate these components within your next speech.  Read...

Advice: Keep Fit, Despite Work Pressure

Keeping fit despite pressure at work is no easy task, but it is not impossible. When you are fit it certainly helps to manage...

Advice: Is your IQ/Ego > 1?

Leading others is daunting, but it’s the reason I get up every day. To influence and lead others is a privilege – and honestly,...

VIEWPOINT: Assessing your retirement savings

The retirement landscape in South Africa is characterised by two pension systems: an advanced formal pensions sector and a means-tested social security system. However,...

VIEWPOINT: RECEIVING FEEDBACK

We are all on a journey of self-development. As a speaker, every time you get up onto a speaking platform, regardless if you are...

VIEWPOINT: Digital advice − a magic wand?

Research and Markets in their 2016 report Robo advice: revolution or evolution suggest that low-cost, automated investment advice is set to become the core...

VIEWPOINT: AI and learning culture

Artificial intelligence (AI) has already changed the way that we operate in our lives and businesses to a great degree and will continue to...

VIEWPOINT: IN GOOGLE WE TRUST

There is a Tesla Roadster broadcasting David Bowie on repeat while travelling through space. What a time to be alive! And, I’d argue, the...