Business Leadership: What we need to do to achieve an economic miracle

WATCH: If SA fails to build confidence, we’ll be overtaken by events – Tseke Nkadimeng (Quick Insight: 3’54”).

When Tseke Nkadimeng was growing up in a village in 80’s South Africa, he would listen to his elders discussing how to achieve political freedom. The talk always revolved around the black leaders who were emerging – through their personal sacrifice and unfailing determination – to achieve the national purpose. He decided then that he wanted to be a leader with purpose, like these great people.

Business Leadership: What we need to do to achieve an economic miracle
Business Leadership: What we need to do to achieve an economic miracle

Business Leadership: What we need to do to achieve an economic miracle

WATCH: If SA fails to build confidence, we’ll be overtaken by events – Tseke Nkadimeng (Quick Insight: 3’54”).

Gold bulls are snorting

Gold bulls are snorting

Gold may top $1 500/oz by mid-year And send silver over $20/oz.
How Makate won the ‘please-call-me’ battle

How Makate won the ‘please-call-me’ battle

The matter now shifts to compensation negotiations which won’t likely be staid.
Transport volumes falling off a cliff

Transport volumes falling off a cliff

The industry is in a full blown recession.
Nhlanhla Nene’s dismissal changed history

Nhlanhla Nene’s dismissal changed history

But will it ultimately lead to Jacob Zuma’s ousting?
Charities may have a VAT problem

Charities may have a VAT problem

Some concern about the latest Sars VAT Guide.
Zim coming of age?

Zim coming of age?

On Monday Zimbabwe celebrates 36 years of Independence.
SA’s economy has stagnated

SA’s economy has stagnated

BETI reflects that the economy is growing, but at subdued rate.
Guptas account action – just the start?

Guptas account action – just the start?

May set precedent for actions against other ‘prominent influential persons’.
Zinc price horizon brightens on mine closures

Zinc price horizon brightens on mine closures

Renewed price optimism as tighter supply is expected to decrease stockpiles.
Puppet masters looking like lepers

Puppet masters looking like lepers

Gupta family’s departure raises more questions.
SA’s schizophrenic approach to policymaking

SA’s schizophrenic approach to policymaking

We could be in much bigger trouble than we think, if policy harmony isn’t achieved.
Discovery April Rewards changes mostly good

Discovery April Rewards changes mostly good

It would be hard to argue that you’re exercising less than before…
Guptas in financial quarantine as corporate SA closes ranks

Guptas in financial quarantine as corporate SA closes ranks

Fourth financial firm cuts ties with Gupta owned Oakbay Resources.
What? Why the rand will continue strengthening

What? Why the rand will continue strengthening

Global sentiment and better domestic economic prospects could have a positive effect.
Is down the rand’s only direction?

Is down the rand’s only direction?

Experts say it depends on US economic data.
Capitec grows among wealthier customers

Capitec grows among wealthier customers

Will introduce a credit card later this year.
The long, dry ATM hunt

The long, dry ATM hunt

A (continued) analysis of the big four banks.
Labour – bloodbaths and choppy waters

Labour – bloodbaths and choppy waters

The clash between politics and the economy has contributed to the downturn of labour force participation.
Mythbusting impact investing

Mythbusting impact investing

‘It may still be difficult for retirement funds to access these investments.’
The JSE’s most popular stock (and it’s not Naspers)

The JSE’s most popular stock (and it’s not Naspers)

If you look over the industry as a whole, you can get a good idea of what is in favour and what isn’t.
Fear, greed and the Trump factor

Fear, greed and the Trump factor

Does the US presidential election have an impact on markets?
Vital to understand estate duty changes

Vital to understand estate duty changes

What the Davis Tax Committee’s proposed scrapping of spousal rollover means.
Fat lady’s sung on investment good times

Fat lady’s sung on investment good times

Why it’s difficult to find value in emerging markets.
Vitality Active Rewards: Carrot or stick?

Vitality Active Rewards: Carrot or stick?

Some members unhappy about points revision, but Discovery maintains it is encouraging the right behaviour.

 

 

 

 

 

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