Women who run the world

Women who run the world

Women who lead the world Can you imagine a world where women are not only fighting a pandemic, but also changing the face of politics as we know it? Welcome to 2021, a year that has already ushered in many challenges and unwelcome surprises, yet the women who have triumphed and risen to the forefront […]

WOMEN RISING: SUPPORTING A NEW ERA OF FEMALE LEADERS BY BECOMING A BETTER LEADER

WOMEN RISING: SUPPORTING A NEW ERA OF FEMALE LEADERS BY BECOMING A BETTER LEADER

Leaning into the discomfort of difficult topics Have you found yourself in a difficult conversation at work, where what started as casual water-cooler conversations turned into a complex dialogue about gender, race or even multiculturalism? What about the boardroom banter that turned into awkward silences, and left you worrying about the lasting effects it would […]

MEET YOUR GIBS ONLINE MATCH

MEET YOUR GIBS ONLINE MATCH

When choosing between our range of world-class digital programmes, you can’t really go wrong. Each of our courses provides you with a unique edge in the new working world, thanks to our expert faculty and future-fit curricula – but which is YOUR perfect fit? Peruse our executive offering and pick your path to prosperity… BUSINESS […]

A conversation with Dion Shango, CEO of PwC Africa

A conversation with Dion Shango, CEO of PwC Africa

Join interim dean at GIBS, DR Morris Mthombeni, in the latest GIBS Flash Forum video as he interviews PricewaterhouseCooper’s first black CEO, Dion Shango. Dion Shango joined PwC fresh out of school, way back in 1999, and worked his way up to become one of South Africa’s most-admired CEOs. Dion is, undoubtedly, a man who […]

Our Top 10 Holiday Reads

Our Top 10 Holiday Reads

The year is drawing to a close and it’s almost time to relax, unwind and catch up on some well-deserved reading! We’ve compiled our top 10 list of must-read books to get you motivated so you can take new year by the horns! Whether you want to grow in a personal or professional capacity, we’ve […]

Solidify Your Success in 2021

Solidify Your Success in 2021

To say that this year has been a rollercoaster ride for most entrepreneurs and business owners would be putting it lightly. The onslaught of economic and financial challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic has devastated many businesses and enterprises, and continues to do so. There’s no doubt that you, as a business owner or entrepreneur, […]

CAN BUSINESS RESCUE A WORLD ON FIRE?

CAN BUSINESS RESCUE A WORLD ON FIRE?

As we grow increasingly aware of the slew of major challenges facing global society, there is a growing conversation around the role that business can and should play in driving positive change. In a recent GIBS Flash Forum led by Rabbi Gideon Pogrund, director of the GIBS Ethics and Governance Think Tank, GIBS spoke to […]

HOW TO EQUIP YOURSELF FOR THE NEW WORLD OF WORK

HOW TO EQUIP YOURSELF FOR THE NEW WORLD OF WORK

A strange new work landscape has been born from the chaos of COVID-19, and we are all looking for answers as to how we can adapt and keep our careers thriving. The 33rd issue of Acumen, GIBS’ quarterly business journal, provides some answers in “Are You Equipped for the New World of Work?” by Lisa […]

MAKE YOUR MARK WITH A MENTOR

MAKE YOUR MARK WITH A MENTOR

If you’re climbing your way through the business world, you may have considered trying to find a mentor – but could a single key player really unlock the door to your success? Entrepreneurs and business people all over the world attribute their success to having a mentor. Sir Richard Branson, for example, has said that […]