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Why did it take the firing of a finance minister to galvanise corporate South Africa to begin caring about the future of this country? asks legendary journalist and social commentator Richard Poplak. Speaking at the launch of the South African chapter of the Henley Business School’s global alumni network, the editor-at-large of South African online…

British neuroscientist Professor Patricia Riddell on stress, resilience and emotional regulation

THERE’S a reason why we feel stressed, why we feel overwhelmed –and it is not just about the amount of work we have to do. Individual brains react in different ways to the same work environment and understanding this can help us cope better and indeed maybe even help to conquer stress altogether. I first…

The world needs a new story and its being told by teenagers like Greta Thunberg

The world finds itself in a very different place when a 16-year-old can trigger some of ostensibly the most powerful men in the world and while some are moved, others snarl like playground bullies. How else do you explain Greta Thunberg and her unbelievable address to the United Nations General Assembly? Thunberg isn’t just a…

RECORD number of Henley Business School Africa graduates will receive their MBA degrees in 2019

A RECORD number of Henley Business School Africa graduates will receive their MBA degrees in the UK on Friday, September 20th 2019. Some of them can opt to do it all over again at the end of November in Johannesburg, when Henley Africa caps 943 graduates over a joyous three-day festival of success, honouring successful…

HENLEY Business School Africa has noted the rising levels of violence in South Africa with absolute abhorrence and great sadness.

Press release 10 September 2019, Johannesburg, South Africa. HENLEY Business School Africa has noted the rising levels of violence in South Africa with absolute abhorrence and great sadness. Today it recommitted itself to be a safe space for both its students and its staff. “We have always prided ourselves on being a safe space for…