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  • 3 USB students conquer mighty USA 

    Matthee, Amanda; Swart, Clayton (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2007-02)
    After six years of taking part in the National Black MBA Association’s Case Competition in the USA, USB brings the honours home. AMANDA MATTHEE and CLAYTON SWART tell the story.

  • Africa and project management hurdle 

    Leuvennink, Jaco (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2012-12)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: South Africa is planning infrastructure projects worth thousands of billions of rand while it is widely accepted that Africa needs an infrastructure boom period of a decade or so to realise its ...

  • Africa is different 

    Links, Eltie (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2007-02)

  • African wisdom at work 

    Mgayi, Bongani (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2012-12)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Bongani Mgayi takes a look at African wisdom. Does it add value in the workplace? Must special provision be made for it?

  • Albei blink eenders 

    Matthee, Amanda (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2008-02)
    Die een bestuur ’n groot ysterertsmaatskappy en die ander maak die kunste vir mense toeganklik. Wat het hierdie twee uitblinkeralumni in gemeen? AMANDA MATTHEE het gaan vra.

  • Are you a prisoner or an option innovator 

    Ungerer, Marius (2012-04)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Are you running as fast as you can to stay in the same place? Revisit modern theories of business strategy, consider your options, and get ahead.

  • Die armes hoef nie altyd met ons te wees nie 

    Sithole, Abel (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School (USB), 2010-04)
    Die samelewing raak maklik immuun teen mense se armoede. Party sal dalk sê dis deels vanweë die Bybelse argument dat ons die armes altyd met ons sal hê. Of dit kan wees dat, hoewel meer welvarende mense bewus is dat ...

  • As die vuvuzela's blêr 

    Slabbert, Antoinette (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School (USB), 2010-04)
    Die Wêreldbeker-sokkertoernooi kan ná die afskop dalk net ’n wendoel vir Suid-Afrikaanse projekbestuur, sakevernuf én die handelsmerk aanteken, sê ANTOINETTE SLABBERT.

  • Banking on success 

    Ahmed, Sieraaj (2010-04)
    He went from junior assistant food manager at a hotel to MD of a leading bank’s Swaziland operations. SIERAAJ AHMED spoke to Tineyi Mawocha to find out more about 2009’s top Master’s in Development Finance graduate.

  • Be agile 

    Leuvennink, Jaco (2014-10)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Nowadays, it seems as if everyone should pay attention to everything at the same time and respond immediately. Agility in the workplace might therefore help to calm down hot tempers and reduce ...

  • Behind closed doors 

    Matthee, Amanda (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2008-02)
    Corporate governance must ensure externally audited accountability for what goes on behind boardroom doors, says Bob Garratt. AMANDA MATTHEE asks whether South Africa is on par with the rest of the world.

  • Belê in sukses 

    Ahmed, Sieraaj (2010-04)
    AFRIKAANSE OPSOMMING: Hy het van junior assistent-voedselbestuurder by ’n hotel tot besturende direkteur van ’n vooraanstaande bank se sake in Swaziland gevorder. SIERAAJ AHMED het met Tineyi Mawocha gepraat om meer uit ...

  • Best of both worlds 

    Smith, Cherice (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2013-04)
    USB MBA alumnus Lebo Thagane works in two very different career fields – human resources for a corporate company and wine marketing for her family’s business.

  • Bestuur kennis so 

    Marais, Jana (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2010)
    Die belangrikste insetproduk vir suksesvolle kennisgedrewe maatskappye en ekonomieë is die kwaliteit van ’n land se menslike kapitaal.

  • Bestuur wegkruipkennis 

    Marais, Jana (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2007-08)
    Companies are increasingly looking at new technology to overcome the toughest challenge of successful knowledge management, namely to encourage people to share the knowledge in their heads with others. Blogs, online ...

  • Better talent, better results 

    Burger, Karin (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2013-04)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Human resources is no longer just a staff department that makes sure people get appointed and paid. It has become a strategic business partner that emphasises talent management. Experts share the importance ...

  • Bird in flight 

    Ahmed, Sieraaj (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2010-11)

  • Breindrein 

    Matthee, Amanda (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2009-02)
    South Africa is experiencing the second biggest wave of emigration since 1994. The USB asked a number of its MBA graduates abroad to comment on this situation. According to the survey, the main reasons are crime, affirmative ...

  • Business PhD 

    Marais, Jana (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2008-02)
    Prof Hein Oosthuizen, retiring head of USB’s doctoral programme, told JANA MARAIS why this qualification is suddenly so popular.

  • Change is too slow a coming 

    Haw, Penny (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2012-12)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: That the pace of transformation in South Africa – in business, in particular – is too slow is widely accepted. What is not clear is exactly why this is so. Recent research, however, sheds new light on ...