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Work e-mail still relevant to the performance of a business

Some digital networks within workplaces are more effective than others if they include highly influential people

Opinion

Insight now and foresight about future

IBM’s lack of insight and foresight that consumers would value desktop computing proved to be very costly. Picture:  BLOOMBERG/DAVID PAUL MORRIS

Leader’s success in complex and dynamic environment determined by ability to lead and manage change, writes Naomi Chitambira

SA needs macroeconomic management and fiscal discipline, says Busa

Business Unity SA CEO Khanyisile Kweyama. Picture: SUNDAY TIMES

Business Unity SA told President Jacob Zuma at a meeting on Tuesday it wanted improved co-ordination between economics ministries, among other issues

When hiring remote workers, flexibility and willingness to travel are key

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Setting people up to succeed off-site requires attention to IT support and infrastructure, and ensuring that there is constant communication with other team members

South Africans wary of wearable tech in the workplace

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But an online survey showed they were more open to sharing wearable technology data with employers than their UK peers were, but only if doing so helped them

When women comprise a third of executives, firms are more profitable

While women account for more than 60% of tertiary degrees in SA, the gender wage gap as well as social pressures deter them from pursuing MBAs and other postgraduate studies. Picture: BLOOMBERG

The massive study showed that larger companies appear to appoint more women on boards and in upper executive ranks


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