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Five stressors caused by tech — and how tech can cure them

From pressure to keep up with social media to irritating beeps of devices, technology produces plenty of anxieties, but it can also be key in alleviating stress it brings

Opportunities exist for women, says Nedbank CFO

Nedbank Chief Financial Officer Raisibe Morathi speaks about how opportunities exist for women, and urges them to take full advantage

Why gender pay parity is still an issue

Mineral Resources Minister Susan Shabangu.  Picture: GCIS

SA has legislative framework to ensure gender pay parity, but there is little appetite to enforce it in the private and public sector, researchers say

Much still to be done to empower women

Business Unity SA CEO Khanyisile Kweyama. Picture: SUNDAY TIMES

Women who have found their feet in big business believe there is a lot still to be done to empower women

Five ways to transcend the classic presentation

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Here are some ways to transform your presentation into a conversation that gets everyone involved and interested

Whistleblowing need not spell trouble for firms

 Protesters hold masks of National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden. Protection of whistleblowers varies throughout the world. Picture: REUTERS/TOBIAS SCHWARZ

Companies should have a well-drafted whistleblowing policy in place to protect their people and avoid expensive claims, writes Aadil Patel

Silo-bound managers blind to synergies

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Eradicate business blind spots with capacity-centred, skilled managers who prioritise integration, writes Ben Venter

Opinion

ON WORK: Competitive dinner parties highlight the gender divide

Each time eating iron touches glass, the male half of the room perks up while the female half shuts up


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