Barry van Zyl

New Research: How to find your organisation’s groove

New Research: How to find your organisation’s groove   The former drummer for Johnny Clegg’s band is now helping businesses find their groove. Drawing on a 30-year-long career in the music industry, Barry van Zyl has teamed up with Henley Business School to develop a unique business strategic framework that has caught the eye –…

Kenneth Diole

Africa is full of opportunities, but we must invest in our young people now

Africa is full of opportunities, but we must invest in our young people now As CSR Programme Manager at a leading South African property company, youth development practitioner, Kenneth Diole has achieved a lot in his 29 years. He’s the youngest member of the National Council of the South African Institute of International Affairs and…

Phillipine Mtikitiki

Emerging markets need empathetic leadership, says Henley alumna

Emerging markets need empathetic leadership, says Henley alumna   For Phillipine Mtikitiki, VP for Coca-Cola South Africa, an international Henley MBA consolidated earlier experiences of mentorship and coaching to convince her that leaders who are understanding and can see things from multiple perspectives are more likely to get the job done – especially in Africa.…

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.…

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…