September 28, 2023
Milpark Education CEO Andrew Horsfall says listening to students over the years has given the leaders at the institution a valuable insight into what students need. “South African students definitely have the potential to succeed, what they are lacking is support and help in unlocking their capabilities.”
September 14, 2023
Taking risks is part of any good business. As Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has said, “In a world that is changing really quickly, the only strategy that is guaranteed to fail is not taking any risks.” But which risks should be taken and which ones are best avoided? That is a question for a well-trained risk manager.
September 4, 2023
For Lazola Momo, three things have always been a given: his natural ability with numbers, a love for what he is good at, and the willingness to follow it and see where it takes him.
August 22, 2023
Environmental impairment insurance refers to cover for the costs of environmental clean-up and rehabilitation following an environmental incident. Standard cover is for sudden and accidental release of pollutants into the environment. (Cover for gradual release of pollutants is commonly a general exclusion, but some insurers do offer it under certain conditions).
August 22, 2023
Thobile Mhlongo, 43, has garnered many achievements in her career, but speaking on stage at the Nedbank Top Empowerment Conference held this July ranks high on the list. Addressing over 400 people in the audience and 6 000 online attendants was both daunting and exhilarating for Thobile.
August 21, 2023
We tell our youth that to succeed in a precarious economic climate they must be proactive, identify opportunities, initiate their own ideas. But without a secure foundation to give them a decent chance – both in the skills they’ll need to progress and the supportive context –these are just empty words.