Henley Africa dean elected British Chamber of Business chair, 5th October 2021, Johannesburg, South Africa

HENLEY Business School Africa dean and director Jon Foster-Pedley has been elected chair of the British Chamber of Business in Southern Africa. The chamber, which is run by its president Leon Ayo, is a business-to-business network promoting trade and commercial relations between the United Kingdom and Africa. It has strong links to the British government…

The human chain: Dealing with employees who are anti-vaxxers or vaccine hesitant — you can keep them out of your workplace

Dean Jon Foster Pedley, The Daily Maverick, 9th September 2021. No one in South Africa can be forced to have a vaccine. They have the right to refuse based on religious, constitutional or medical reasons. But businesses also have the right to only allow vaccinated people in the workplace.   Most ethical leaders are guided…

More than 100 MBA students from Henley Business School Africa graduated from University of Reading’s Henley Business School during lockdown.

THURSDAY 23 SEPTEMBER, 2021, Johannesburg, South Africa – More than 100 MBA students from Henley Business School Africa graduated at the University of Reading’s Henley Business School today. They had to do so virtually, because of the ongoing COVID-19 restrictions. Every Henley Africa MBA graduate has the option to graduate in the UK in September…

Gratitude is finding her purpose – BizCommunity, 14th September 2021, Johannesburg, South Africa

GRATITUDE Keloabetsoe Rampota was desperate to become a manager – but she didn’t know how. So, the relationship consultant at Auto & General went to the person who’d hired her to ask for advice. That person happened to be studying for the Post Graduate Diploma in Management Practice at Henley Business School Africa. “I had…

Tendai “ The Beast’ Mtawarira swops the locker room for the boardroom – IOL, 11th September 2021.

TENDAI “Beast’ Mtawarira is well into his MBA studies at Henley Business School Africa, as he transitions from being an icon on the sports field to hopefully attaining the same status in the boardroom. He hung up his boots after South Africa’s third rugby world cup win in Japan in 2019 and since then he’s…

#HenleyExplore virtual reality

Henley is using Virtual Reality – the empath machine of the emerging technology world Bizcommunity, 2nd September 2021, Johannesburg, South Africa.

IN A WORLD that is increasingly physically disconnected, Henley Business School Africa is using technology to reintroduce the human touch to a virtual world and bring its people together. Dubbed #HenleyEXPLORE by the three ‘explorers’ of the pilot team; Phillip Mabitle, Siqu Nsele and Louise Claassen, the business school is using virtual reality not just…

Covid

Daily Maverick, 26th August 2021, Here be dragons: The post-covid world is full of unchartered waters -we have to throw away our old maps

Jon Foster-Pedley WE HAVE spent more than 500 days in lockdown of one level or another. Our lives have been disrupted like none of us has ever imagined. Many of us have been vaccinated, some of us have even contracted COVID 19. But the truth is we will never be free of it.   COVID…

Why is a Henley MBA a wise investment for you and your company?

The Henley flexible MBA programme is not just a pathway to a top international qualification. It is an independently verified road to professional confidence, authority and recognition, based on intellectual, executive and personal development.   The Henley MBA is committed to graduating leaders who will build the next generation of business and organisations to build…