Why obtaining your MBA with Henley Business School could be right for you

The Star, The Mercury, The Pretoria News and The Cape Times, Business Report, 15 December 2022 MBA Feature   JON FOSTER-PEDLEY   IF YOU ARE reading this article, you have already begun thinking about pursuing an MBA degree. It’s the right. You’ve shown you are ambitious and committed to learn more – about yourself and…

Henley Africa applauds new continental business school climate leadership

CAIRO, Egypt, 8 November 2022 – African business schools have established Business Schools for Climate Leadership Africa (BS4CL Africa) as the United Nations Climate Conference, COP 27 (27th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change https://unfccc.int/cop27), is being held in the country this week. BS4CL Africa follows the successful…

Business schools must start producing activists and stop enabling the prevailing elite

Daily Maverick, 24th October 2022 Business schools have a choice: they can be thermostats, regulating and maintaining the status quo and the temperature, which is going to cook us in any case. Or, they can be change accelerants, developing business leaders who are activists. Nelson Mandela broke the law. So did Mahatma Gandhi, here and…

Dean and Director of Henley Business School Africa, has been appointed a distinguished professor at Woxsen University in India

HR Future 25th October 2022   It’s an honour that took him by surprise, but one which he is both “very excited by and very privileged”. The distinguished professorship was bestowed on Foster-Pedley, a former aerobatic pilot and airline captain in recognition of the contribution he has made to developing and providing business education in…

A just organisational culture is not just good for business, it’s good leadership

27th September 2022 Daily Maverick If there’d been a just culture in place at companies like McKinsey and Bain, or at Transnet and South African Airways, maybe State Capture would have been nipped in the bud. In Christianity’s Book of Revelations, the four horsemen of the apocalypse — disease, famine, war and death — are…

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,”…

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 –…