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The importance of EQ and SQ in the workplace
The importance of EQ and SQ in the workplaceArticle

Firstly, what is EQ and what is SQ...?

Julia Kerr Henkel 3 May 2021

#BizTrends2021: Communication - how business success will be determined in 2021
#BizTrends2021: Communication - how business success will be determined in 2021Article

The speed with which the C-suite was tasked with managing monumental change as the Covid-19 pandemic took hold is unprecedented. However, one thing is becoming clear: no "new normal" is possible without robust new communication skills...

Annelize van Rensburg 12 Jan 2021

Is real estate the career for you?
Is real estate the career for you?Article

Many people still think that a real estate career is all about earning easy money with loads of free time for leisure pursuits, and that the job involves little more than popping a sale board on the lawn and hosting a show house or two, but this could not be further from the truth...

Chris Cilliers 2 Sep 2020

4 critical skills women bring to the workplace
4 critical skills women bring to the workplaceArticle

Too often women are told that in order to be successful in the workplace, they need to emulate men. This couldn't be further from the truth...

Shaun Lamont 24 Aug 2020

SSP high school scholarships - applications closing soon
SSP high school scholarships - applications closing soonArticle

The Student Sponsorship Programme (SSP) is on the lookout for Grade 6 learners from low-income homes to apply for a five-year SSP scholarship to attend one of the programmes 25 partner schools. Applicants should be no older than 12, with marks of 70% and above in Maths, Science and English...

14 Aug 2019

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How you can help the millions of SA children who go to bed more than a little "hangry" every nightArticle

"Hangry" is a word that has slipped into the English language...

Kelvin Glen 23 Oct 2018

Joe Public founders named 2018 Medium Business Entrepreneur of the Year
Joe Public founders named 2018 Medium Business Entrepreneur of the YearArticle

Joe Public founders Pepe Marais and Gareth Leck were announced as 2018 Medium Business Entrepreneur of the Year at this year's Entrepreneur of the Year competition sponsored by Sanlam and Business/Partners. This just off the back of being announced Loeries 2018 Agency of the Year...

Jessica Tennant 13 Sep 2018

Recruiting millennial graduates through EQ
Recruiting millennial graduates through EQArticle

The reason it is so difficult to recruit graduates that are able to fit in and positively contribute to their team is the generational gap between the Millennials (graduates entering the workplace) and previous generations...

Antoinette Pombo 17 Mar 2017

High heels and hard hats: How to lead like a woman in a man's world
High heels and hard hats: How to lead like a woman in a man's worldArticle

Farana Boodhram has made her mark in the male-dominated fields of mining and transport in South Africa and has been recognised for her achievements by being selected for a prestigious Vital Voices leadership fellowship...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 5 Aug 2016

How to increase customers and business via direct mail
How to increase customers and business via direct mailArticle

Turn the tables and generate more business opportunities and close more sales by getting back to the roots of marketing i.e. direct mail...

Michael Lundberg 2 Jun 2016

Emotional intelligence makes for good teams
Emotional intelligence makes for good teamsArticle

Intelligence quotient (IQ) is often used to determine a potential candidate's ability to perform in the workplace but is being intelligent enough when it comes to working with other people, in teams, or for a manager...?

Liane McGowan 9 May 2016

A sharper EQ equals greater success
A sharper EQ equals greater successArticle

Marketing companies are always looking for ways in which to gain a competitive advantage. For many years, it was believed that bright, intelligent people were the key to superior performance...

Brendan Powell & Lauren Durant 31 Aug 2015

What are your New Years' Communication Resolutions?
What are your New Years' Communication Resolutions?Article

It's that time of year again. January is the month when goal-oriented people reflect on the past 365 days, examine their past successes and failures and decide how this new year they CAN make things better. There is something very significant about the beginning of a new year that causes us to reflect and set goals for future self-development.

John French 8 Jan 2014

Women continue to add value to the technology workplace
Women continue to add value to the technology workplaceArticle

South Africa has grown in leaps and bounds with regard to the further inclusion of women in the workplace. In an international study conducted by Pepperdine University, it was reported that women in top positions in industry average higher levels of productivity and profitability.

Mike van Lier 23 Oct 2013

An emotional view of the smart brainArticle

Dig around in the field of human resource management and training, and sooner or later you'll come across the term emotional intelligence, or "EQ", as it is commonly called.

14 Jun 2012

Develop your Emotional Intelligence
Develop your Emotional IntelligenceArticle

Emotional Intelligence is the benchmark of a progressive 21st century human being and though it was once considered a new 'touchy-feely' and nebulous phrase, Emotional Intelligence has now become the vital ingredient for success in the 21st century.

John French 3 Sep 2010

Higher level of consciousness needed for leadershipArticle

The difference between two seemingly equally experienced and qualified candidates is increasingly unlikely to be found in the CVs yet it is the task of the board to appoint effective leadership teams and hold them accountable to a superior strategic plan.

Brian Khumalo 6 Jan 2010

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