2008 February - USB Agenda Magazine

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2008 February - USB Agenda Magazine

 

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  • Sonn, Julian (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2008-02)
    There were those that championed freedom and made it through the struggle, but invariably at deep personal cost. USB’s PROF JULIAN SONN , one such, believes he can still contribute ...
  • Swart, Clayton (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2008-02)
    Preserving the environment is a global imperative, and business schools compete to instil this social consciousness in their graduates. CLAYTON SWART reports.
  • Swart, Clayton (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2008-02)
    Forever entrenched in history is the Springboks’ annihilation of the English in the 2007 Rugby World Cup in France and becoming the second team to lift the coveted Web Ellis trophy for a second time. For South Africa ...
  • Blaine, Sue (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2008-02)
    As peace spreads across Africa, the imperative to develop skills to improve people’s lives increases, writes SUE BLAINE.
  • 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.
  • Mantshantsha, Sikonathi (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2008-02)
    As political stability grows in African countries, economic development can be taken increasingly into the continent’s own hands, according to Prof Wolfgang Thomas of the USB.
  • Marais, Jana (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2008-02)
    Bestuurskole wêreldwyd bevraagteken die tradisionele benadering tot leer. JANA MARAIS het gaan uitvra oor ideale (dalk utopiese) maniere van leer oor leierskap.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Matthee, Amanda (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2008-02)
    The changing world of work requires a completely new skills set. What new competencies must be mastered to conduct business in the future? AMANDA MATTHEE explores.
  • Haw, Penny (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2008-02)
    Aristotle said: “Trust allows groups to flourish, to achieve excellence.” And yet, as PENNY HAW found out in conversation with Roger Stewart, faculty member of USB-ED, trust is in short supply in business today.
  • Matthee, Amanda (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2008-02)
    AMANDA MATTHEE asks about the nuisance value of SA’s new anti-corruption laws to the honest business person.
  • Haw, Penny (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2008-02)
    What’s keeping global business leaders from sleeping peacefully at night? PENNY HAW asked around.
  • Blaine, Sue (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2008-02)
    Some of SA’s hottest boardroom females share their thoughts on leadership and whether women need leadership training that is aimed exclusively at them. SUE BLAINE asks around.