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​The changing world of work – where does an MBA fit into the picture?
​The changing world of work – where does an MBA fit into the picture?
An MBA degree has long been regarded as the pre-eminent qualification for business leaders, but in the current environment of rapid technological...
Five reasons why it’s still a good idea to study an MBA
Five reasons why it’s still a good idea to study an MBA
While interest in the MBA (Master of Business Administration) has declined slightly in the United States (US) in recent years, programmes outside...
Ford upgrades Silverton, Port Elizabeth plants
Ford upgrades Silverton, Port Elizabeth plants
What do an electric light bulb and a Ford Model T have in common? Probably more than you think, but not in the way you’d expect. When a young...
Customers to benefit from disruption in retail banking, says FNB
Customers to benefit from disruption in retail banking, says FNB
Customers will be the main beneficiaries of disruption and increased competition in retail banking, due to a potential improvement in value and...
A lot to learn
A lot to learn
At the Social Innovation Summit, many of the organisations showcased had education as their central focus. Girls In Science, a project that exposes...
Mobility: South Africans have to find local solutions to solve congestion problems
Mobility: South Africans have to find local solutions to solve congestion problems
Mobility is a hot topic in local innovation, and solutions will need to be as varied as the challenges. If you’ve lived in any of South Africa’s major cities, it’s easy to understand why mobility is something that’s on everyone’s minds. Train delays affect rail commuters,...
What is social innovation, and why does it matter?
What is social innovation, and why does it matter?
Included in the programme of the 2018 South African Innovation Summit was the Social Innovation Summit, powered by Activate! This is a network that...
A French revolution in the making
A French revolution in the making
Forget food, fashion and luxury, France believes it has a new image to sell: innovation.
Using knowledge for advanced economic efficiencies
Using knowledge for advanced economic efficiencies
Erdil Sahin of Istanbul Kultur University observes that: “In the world of globalisation, economic growth is associated with the amount of...
Students in DSIDE programme come up with innovative solutions
Students in DSIDE programme come up with innovative solutions
Despite improvements since 1994, South Africa’s mines remain one of the most hazardous working environments in the country, with seismic activity...
The geeks shall inherit the earth
The geeks shall inherit the earth
Dr Idriss Aberkane (29) is emphatic about many things.
The camera that saved Eskom billions
The camera that saved Eskom billions
It all started with a phone call that got forwarded through to Roel Stolper by chance. It was 1992, and that conversation – between Stolper, a...

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