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 –…

Henley Africa remembers Her Majesty with a two-minute silence

JOHANNESBURG – Monday 12 September 2022 – Scores of staff, faculty and students gathered at the flagpoles at Henley Business School Africa’s Johannesburg campus at noon on Monday 12 September 2022, where the flags of South Africa and the United Kingdom flew at half mast, to remember the life and times of Queen Elizabeth II,…

Henley Africa offers its support and commitment to His Majesty King Charles III

10 September 2022, Johannesburg, South Africa. Henley Business School Africa extends its very best wishes and commitment of support to His Majesty King Charles III on his accession to the throne of the United Kingdom following the meeting of the Accession Council in London on Saturday 10 September. “We are uniquely British and South African,”…

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…

Hlubi Mboya-Arnold

Know your why, follow your heart: A journey towards manifestations

Know your why, follow your heart: A journey towards manifestations Former Isidingo star Hlubi Mboya-Arnold is an intentional woman. An award-winning actress, activist and serial social entrepreneur, she’s currently in the throes of her MBA at Henley Business School Africa on a Dean’s Scholarship while raising a two-year-old and trying to maintain a consistent workout…

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.…

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.…