Home » Posts tagged 'South Africa'
Tag Archives: South Africa
African’s billionaires has more than doubled
The number of African billionaires has more than doubled from 25 to 55 in the latest Ventures magazine African billionaire roll. Most of the super-rich live in Nigeria and South Africa. With Nigeria’s Aliko Dangote leading the pack followed by South Africa’s Allan Gray.
Managing a Family Business in Africa
According to the Small Enterprise Development Agency, family-owned businesses make up close to 50% of the economic growth of South Africa. Though only a few of the country’s iconic family companies have managed to remain in business over the decades. The trend is also relevant to the rest of the continent with the majority of SME’s operating as family-owned entities. How do you make sure that your family business retains its longevity across generations and are they the type of investments you should be looking at?
Human Investment Leadership™ – Revolutionizing Your Company’s Competitive Edge™
With all the college courses, books, seminars, blogs, articles, and speeches on Leadership, “How successful are today’s Leaders?”
According to the Gabriel Institute:
• 60% of Company Failures are due to People Problems. My observation is that 100% of companies have had or currently have people problems. Is that a leadership issue?
• Actively Engaged Employees Make Up Less Than 1/3 of the Workforce. Does that mean two thirds of the workforce are not following the leader and not helping the company compete? Is that a leadership issue?
Human Investment Leadership™ is the NEW Paradigm for Company Leadership.
Bruce Muzik – The BIG Secret Nobody Wants To Tell
Bruce Muzik presents a riveting talk about the devastating impact that withholding secrets can have on our lives and what to do about it.
Bruce Muzik is a world class trainer and speaker. He is known as the “white man that lived for 6 months in a black ghetto” in post-apartheid South Africa.
His passion is having people experience unprecedented freedom and happiness, through being Authentic.
Motsepe Joins Warren Buffet’s giving pledge
Johannesburg, January 30, 2013 – South Africa’s richest man, Patrice Motsepe, is giving half his money away. He is following in the footsteps of an elite group of billionaires who are opting to share their fortunes.
It always seems impossible until it’s done – Nelson Mandela
Education is the most powerful weapon we can use to change the world – Nelson Mandela