Sindy Peters

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Location:South Africa


Sindy Peters (@sindylp) is managing editor at She can be reached at .
#YouthMonth: 'The choice began with a needle and thread' - Zaid Philander

As Youth Month draws to a close, we interview activist and entrepreneur Zaid Philander on his social enterprise I Scream & Red...

By Sindy Peters 12 hours ago

#YouthMonth: Adriana Marais on moving to Mars

24 women and men, as part of the Mars One project, will soon be selected from the current shortlist of 100 candidates to begin training full-time for a one-way mission to Mars...

By Sindy Peters 16 hours ago

#YouthMonth: Africa's uniqueness lies within her natural resources - Eliot Chisango

It was during his internship with the P.E.A.C.E Foundation that Eliot Chisango's interest in recycling was piqued...

By Sindy Peters 22 Jun 2016

#YouthMonth: Meeting of the Minds celebrates Africa's entrepreneurs

Ndosi Strategies' first annual Meeting of the Minds: South Africa's Enterprising Next Generation event will take place on Saturday, 25 June at the Farm SoHo in New York City...

By Sindy Peters 21 Jun 2016

#YouthMonth: Water is everyone's business - Dean Muruven

Dean Muruven does important work in the environmental sector striving to ensure a water secure future for all South Africans...

By Sindy Peters 20 Jun 2016

PGP group looks to make further inroads into Africa

Pam Golding has a network of over 300 offices operating worldwide...

By Sindy Peters 8 Jun 2016

Reducing emissions, waste in the cruise line industry

The top environmental priorities for the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) include emissions reduction, improving efficiency, and waste management solutions...

By Sindy Peters 8 Jun 2016

Marrying luxury and sustainability at Blue Rock Village

The R14bn Blue Rock Village development will comprise 1000 luxury residential apartments built on 40 hectares of land...

By Sindy Peters 23 May 2016

Collaboration needed within the one economy - Joanne Yawitch

According to Joanne Yawitch, CEO of the National Business Initiative (NBI), the first step in the path to sustainable development is to acknowledge that there is only one economy...

By Sindy Peters 20 May 2016

Infrastructure Africa to focus on regional opportunities

Infrastructure Africa will this year showcase some of Africa's mega projects...

By Sindy Peters 18 May 2016

#SBCT16: What value does advertising bring to your life?

Thomas Kolster is the founder of the Copenhagen-based Goodvertising Agency. Through Goodvertising, he is challenging the way we do business and advertising.

By Sindy Peters 18 May 2016

#AfricaMonth: No 'easy opportunities' in Africa

Kwikspace has a fairly extensive footprint in Africa supporting its clients in countries including Mozambique, Zambia, the Democratic Republic of Congo and Tanzania...

By Sindy Peters 18 May 2016

Construction is everyone's world - Thobile Bhembe

Thobile Bhembe is the first and currently the only female site agent at Inyatsi Construction Group's subsidiaries across the sub-Saharan market...

By Sindy Peters 17 May 2016

#SB16CPT: Sustainable Brands welcomes CT to the fold

KoAnn Skrzyniarz, founder and CEO of Sustainable Brands, set the scene for the conference that kicked off this past weekend.

By Sindy Peters 16 May 2016

#SB16CPT: World needs to check itself - Trevor Manuel

Trevor Manuel delivered the opening keynote address at Sustainable Brands Cape Town...

By Sindy Peters 16 May 2016

#FRO16: Online tracking and web analysis 101

I'll be the first to admit that my online analytics skills are sub-par - mention anything data-related and my brain switches to safe mode. Eva Hieninger's session at #FRO16, however, kept me, and I imagine many others, engaged...

By Sindy Peters 13 May 2016

#FRO16: How to tap into fandoms

While we might traditionally only associate fandoms with Beliebers or Directioners, everybody is a fan of something. My dad won't be first in line (or last for that matter) to a J-Biebs concert, but he has pledged a life-long allegiance to Man U...

By Sindy Peters 13 May 2016

#HappinessMatters: Designing a purpose-driven internal brand

In motivating his argument on how to design a successful internal brand, Kirby Gordon, VP of Sales and Distribution for FlySafair, referred to career analyst Dan Pink's three elements that drive employees: autonomy, mastery and purpose.

By Sindy Peters 28 Apr 2016

#HappinessMatters: How's your thinking environment?

Trisha Lord believes her life's purpose is to help others implement generative thinking across their relationships...

By Sindy Peters 26 Apr 2016

#CommerceMonth: No major alarm bells in the property market yet

We interviewed Simon Bray, CEO of Private Property, to find out how the property sector is evolving, what some of the challenges are, and how the company is staying on top of trends...

By Sindy Peters 15 Apr 2016

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