Covid

Daily Maverick, 26th August 2021, Here be dragons: The post-covid world is full of unchartered waters -we have to throw away our old maps

Jon Foster-Pedley WE HAVE spent more than 500 days in lockdown of one level or another. Our lives have been disrupted like none of us has ever imagined. Many of us have been vaccinated, some of us have even contracted COVID 19. But the truth is we will never be free of it.   COVID…

HR

Invigorating HR in Challenging Times

A Henley Business School webinar detailed how HR professionals can reinvigorate themselves and their teams. A webinar titled ‘HR fighting lockdown fatigue’ Jon Foster-Pedley, the dean of Henley Business School shared some perspective on uplifting and refocusing your people as they continue to work in a high-risk national environment. He was joined by Paula Quinsee,…

resilience

Resilience is the most important skill for the 21st Century; executives need this as the pandemic ensures depression could reach epidemic stage.

Johannesburg: The world has changed at its most rapid pace since the industrial revolution and the Covid-pandemic has accelerated this socio-economic metamorphosis. Where 18 months ago the daily grind included trips to and from the office, reality has created home and workplace conflicts with entirely new mindsets demanded from people. Sans any change in resilience…