Chilling in the Artic Circle is a great way to defrag the mind – but you can (and must) do it at home

The Daily Maverick 2 August 2022   JON FOSTER-PEDLEY THE HARDEST part of anything is letting go. A digital detox is no different. We have become addicted to our digital devices, just like the developers intended. The extent of the addiction is often worse for those who have to be always on, always connected –…

How empathy can help re-write the rule book for workplace wellbeing

How empathy can help re-write the rule book for workplace wellbeing

How empathy can help re-write the rule book for workplace wellbeing For many, getting an MBA is about career progression. For Girly Letsipa, it was about so much more. She wanted to do something positive to protect vulnerable workers across South Africa. Based on her own tragedy, this was a private mission for public good.…

Corporate South Africa votes Henley Africa #Number1 MBA Business School for the fifth year

6th July 2022, Johannesburg, South Africa. HENLEY Business School Africa has been awarded a diamond arrow by PMR.Africa – its fifth in as many years – as the best MBA business school in the country according to corporate South Africa. The awards, conceptualised and run by research consultancy firm PMR.Africa, are designed to recognise and…

Servant leadership and a long-term vision key to restore trust in leadership

  South Africans are losing trust in their leaders – the BMF’s Monde Ndlovu looks to his late father for inspiration as to how we can fix that.   In conversation, Monde Ndlovu https://www.linkedin.com/in/monde-lot-ndlovu-80500b162/ doesn’t shrink from making it clear how large his late father looms in his life.   Renowned and beloved, Maduke Lot Ndlovu…

Dunning Africa Centre

Is it Africa’s time, or has the continent’s race been run?

There has been a lot of talk around Africa’s move towards free trade, which hopes to connect the continent to be a powerful force in the global economy. But will it be the catalyst many hope or another false start for Africa? By Rajneesh Narula and Jon Foster Pedley Is Africa still stretching on the…

Revealing research questions the impact of African business schools

Press release: Revealing research questions the impact of African business schools   15 June 2022, Johannesburg, South Africa. There is no limit to the areas in which African business schools can widen their footprint, believes Jonathan Foster-Pedley, dean and director: Henley Business School Africa and a board member of the Association of African Business Schools…

Show Your Stripes Day

#ShowYourStripes: Be part of global climate change movement

#ShowYourStripes Day – 21 June 2022 Thousands of people around the world will again unite against climate change by sharing a striking climate change visualisation on Tuesday 21 June. The climate stripes infographic, created by Professor Ed Hawkins at the University of Reading, display rising annual temperatures in one clear image. Television meteorologists, major organisations…

Henley Business School is top in Southern Africa for Executive Education

  26th May 2022, Johannesburg, South Africa. Henley Business School is top in Southern Africa for Executive Education Latest FT ranking puts Henley Business school in the top 20 worldwide for its executive education programmes and number one in Southern Africa in the combined rankings of custom and open executive education programmes.   HENLEY Business…