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Upbeet Digital appoints Greg Reardon as COO
Upbeet Digital appoints Greg Reardon as COOArticle

Upbeet Digital is proud to announce the appointment of Greg Reardon as head of operations...

Issued by UpBeet Digital 7 Apr 2021

UCT GSB MBA alumnus receives international recognition for social impact work
UCT GSB MBA alumnus receives international recognition for social impact workArticle

UCT GSB MBA alumnus Alforde Charumbira has been honoured in the AACSB's Influential Leaders challenge...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 26 Feb 2021

Henley Africa launches comprehensive virtual pivot course for healthcare practitioners
Henley Africa launches comprehensive virtual pivot course for healthcare practitionersArticle

On 10 March, Henley Business School Africa will present the first class in a progressive, brand-new course that addresses both the realities of Covid-19 and the accelerated disruption of the digital age...

Issued by Henley Business School 19 Feb 2021

3 areas to focus on to boost your post-Covid career prospects
3 areas to focus on to boost your post-Covid career prospectsArticle

The global pandemic has shaken up our lives and careers, but it has also created new opportunities. To thrive in a post-pandemic world, young leaders and managers will need to embrace operating in the global economy...

By Dr Beverly Shrand, Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 18 Feb 2021

Adidas SA on the prowl for talented young graduates
Adidas SA on the prowl for talented young graduatesArticle

Four high-potential and talented young graduates will have the opportunity to join Adidas South Africa's 18-month Future Leaders Program in Cape Town...

10 Feb 2021

UCT's MBA programme flies the flag for Africa in top global ranking
UCT's MBA programme flies the flag for Africa in top global rankingArticle

The University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business (UCT GSB) remains the only school on the continent to make the prestigious Financial Times 2021 ranking of full-time MBA programmes...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 8 Feb 2021

Pandemic presents a rare opportunity to redefine leadership
Pandemic presents a rare opportunity to redefine leadershipArticle

The Covid-19 pandemic has exposed deficiencies in the 20th century vision of leadership, giving a rare opportunity to question the status quo as revealed in the new CEMS Guide to Leadership in a Post-Covid-19 World...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 21 Jan 2021

#BestofBiz 2020: Education
#BestofBiz 2020: EducationArticle

Discover the most read content on Bizcommunity's Education & Training site over the past year in our annual #BestofBiz 2020 list...

11 Dec 2020

Calling all young South Africans who want to help build social justice and peace
Calling all young South Africans who want to help build social justice and peaceArticle

The Bertha Centre at the UCT Graduate School of Business (UCT GSB), is calling on young South Africans to join a global community of peace makers at Build Peace 2020, a virtual international peace-building conference that gets underway this weekend...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 5 Nov 2020

UCT the only Financial Times ranked MBA school in Africa
UCT the only Financial Times ranked MBA school in AfricaArticle

The University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business (UCT GSB) is the only business school in Africa to feature in the prestigious Financial Times Rankings for its ground-breaking Executive MBA programme...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 26 Oct 2020

Scholarship programme to foster a more just, inclusive and sustainable Africa
Scholarship programme to foster a more just, inclusive and sustainable AfricaArticle

Applications for the Bertha Scholarship, offered by the Bertha Centre at the University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business, are still open and will close on 31 October...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 23 Oct 2020

Thuli Madonsela and Vusi Thembekwayo to join UCT GSB annual Alumni Reunion Weekend
Thuli Madonsela and Vusi Thembekwayo to join UCT GSB annual Alumni Reunion WeekendArticle

The UCT Graduate School of Business's 2020 Alumni Reunion Weekend will be hosted online and will feature talks by former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela and entrepreneur and venture capitalist Vusi Thembekwayo...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 19 Oct 2020

UCT GSB, in partnership with Accelerate Cape Town, set to host Future of Work series
UCT GSB, in partnership with Accelerate Cape Town, set to host Future of Work seriesArticle

The University of Cape Town's Graduate School of Business (UCT GSB) has teamed up with Accelerate Cape Town to explore pressing questions on the future of work in the wake of a Covid-19 pandemic...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 30 Sep 2020

International recognition for Bertha Centre (UCT GSB) researchers
International recognition for Bertha Centre (UCT GSB) researchersArticle

The Bertha Centre for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship is developing a new teaching case method - incorporating multiple perspectives for the complex issues of our time - which they have been invited to present at the North American Case Research Association (NACRA) 2020 Conference...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 29 Sep 2020

UCT GSB teaching case study on medical technology company, Biotronik, wins top international award
UCT GSB teaching case study on medical technology company, Biotronik, wins top international awardArticle

Researchers from the UCT Graduate School of Business (GSB) have once again taken top honours in a prestigious international case writing competition, for a new teaching case on the challenges of remaining competitive and profitable without compromising on quality in the South African cardiac device industry...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 25 Sep 2020

UCT GSB's e-Track programme takes 9 local startups to the next level
UCT GSB's e-Track programme takes 9 local startups to the next levelArticle

Nine South African startups participating in the latest e-Track Venture Exploitation Programme (VEP) at the UCT Graduate School of Business (UCT GSB) Solution Space have made the cut to progress to the third round of the schools e-Track programme...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 8 Sep 2020

Kumeshnee West
#WomensMonth: SA needs to bridge the female management gapArticle

Around the globe, companies are facing a reckoning - particularly when it comes to female representation at executive management level...

26 Aug 2020

New director wants UCT GSB to 'seize the opportunity to lead in Africa'
New director wants UCT GSB to 'seize the opportunity to lead in Africa'Article

Dr Catherine Duggan has been appointed as the new director of the University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business (UCT GSB)...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 14 Aug 2020

Women in Business Conference set to break new ground in 2020
Women in Business Conference set to break new ground in 2020Article

For the first time in its 21-year history, the UCT Graduate School of Business' popular annual Women in Business Conference, focused on addressing inclusion, access, and equality in the workplace, will take place online...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 7 Aug 2020

UCT GSB teaching case study on SA film industry wins top international award
UCT GSB teaching case study on SA film industry wins top international awardArticle

Researchers from the UCT Graduate School of Business (GSB) have taken top honours in a prestigious international case writing competition, for their teaching case on the challenges of financing digital entertainment...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 7 Jul 2020

UCT GSB Solution Space, backed by MTN Group, selects 10 startups to join 12-week Venture Exploitation Programme
UCT GSB Solution Space, backed by MTN Group, selects 10 startups to join 12-week Venture Exploitation ProgrammeArticle

The cohort joins the Venture Exploitation Programme, the second phase of the UCT GSB Solution Space e-Track Programme, to accelerate their ventures...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 28 May 2020

Programme to connect future South African leaders to global conversation in a post-Covid-19 world
Programme to connect future South African leaders to global conversation in a post-Covid-19 worldArticle

The University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business has become the first business school in sub-Saharan Africa to join CEMS - Global Alliance in Management Education...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 19 May 2020

UCT Graduate School of Business is number 1 in South Africa
UCT Graduate School of Business is number 1 in South AfricaArticle

The latest ranking of customised programmes from the Financial Times shows the University Cape Town Graduate School of Business is leading in South Africa...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 11 May 2020

High-impact startups celebrated at the UCT GSB Solution Space Virtual Demo Day
High-impact startups celebrated at the UCT GSB Solution Space Virtual Demo DayArticle

Four startups that were part of the UCT GSB Solution Space in partnership with the MTN Group E-Track Programme received awards at the Demo Day...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 4 May 2020

Global MBA survey finds workplace sexual harassment is rampant
Global MBA survey finds workplace sexual harassment is rampantArticle

GNAM survey finds women in Africa more likely to report unwanted sexual attention but considerably less likely to report personal experiences of sexist and sexual misconduct...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 11 Mar 2020

Academic partnership brings Pan-African training programme for clean energy leaders to SA
Academic partnership brings Pan-African training programme for clean energy leaders to SAArticle

A total of 11 South Africans among record number of participants selected for Open Africa Power...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 5 Feb 2020

Africa's first win at top international business school competition
Africa's first win at top international business school competitionArticle

The UCT Graduate School of Business in Cape Town has garnered another international accolade in becoming the first African business school to win the 39th annual John Molson MBA International Case Competition...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 22 Jan 2020

#BestofBiz 2019: Education
#BestofBiz 2019: EducationArticle

We've compiled our annual #BestofBiz 2019 lists across all our industries featuring our most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views. Discover the most read content on Bizcommunity's Education & Training site over the past year below...

13 Dec 2019

MTN and UCT GSB Solution Space launch Phase 2 of e-Track programme
MTN and UCT GSB Solution Space launch Phase 2 of e-Track programmeArticle

Nine businesses are joining the Venture Exploitation Programme, the second phase of the Solution Space e-Track Programme, aimed at accelerating their ventures...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 3 Dec 2019

UCT's Executive MBA programme cracks prestigious global Top 50 ranking
UCT's Executive MBA programme cracks prestigious global Top 50 rankingArticle

The UCT Graduate School of Business (GSB) is ranked 47th in the world, and the best in Africa, for its MBA specialising in Executive Management (EMBA) according to the Financial Times (FT) EMBA Rankings for 2019...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 26 Nov 2019

New platform for creative change brings thinkers and doers together to catalyse a bright future for SA
New platform for creative change brings thinkers and doers together to catalyse a bright future for SAArticle

The first annual Catalyst Africa Conference in Cape Town this October will be a hothouse of networking and knowledge designed to spark new possibilities for people and organisations...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 24 Oct 2019

Being prepared and committed is what counts in an MBA
Being prepared and committed is what counts in an MBAArticle

While the demographics and content of MBA courses worldwide are changing, what still matters most for candidates looking to embark on this premier degree is preparation and commitment, and the GMAT can help to set the tone...

Dr Ailsa Stewart Smith & Dr Trevor Wegner, Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 22 Oct 2019

UCT GSB teaching case study on alcohol-free G&T, The Duchess, wins top international award
UCT GSB teaching case study on alcohol-free G&T, The Duchess, wins top international awardArticle

The 25th CEEMAN & Emerald Case Writing Competition has been won by a team from the University of Cape Town's Graduate School of Business (UCT GSB)...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 1 Oct 2019

Keep adapting, be authentic and dance if you want to: Key lessons from inspiring women in business
Keep adapting, be authentic and dance if you want to: Key lessons from inspiring women in businessArticle

Women attending the 20th annual Women in Business Conference at the UCT Graduate School of Business heard powerful stories from women who are disrupting industries and changing the world...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 22 Aug 2019

Securing sustainable business growth in post-election SA is a question of strategy and customer experience
Securing sustainable business growth in post-election SA is a question of strategy and customer experienceArticle

Applying the lessons of customer-centricity perfected by the Big Tech giants like Google and Amazon and strategically applying these in our own context is key to building long-term and sustainable business success...

Grant Sieff, Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 30 Jul 2019

Conference calls on women to embrace - not fear - technology disruption
Conference calls on women to embrace - not fear - technology disruptionArticle

The 20th annual Women in Business Conference on 16 August at the UCT Graduate School of Business will be bringing together industry leaders to explore how female disruptors can win in a world transformed by technology...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 25 Jul 2019

UCT GSB launches state-of-the-art academic conference centre
UCT GSB launches state-of-the-art academic conference centreArticle

Modern academic conference centre opening on the GSB campus in the Waterfront precinct will expand UCT's ability to host sizeable international delegations in line with global best practice...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 8 Jul 2019

In a post-truth world experiential innovation by hospitality leaders is crucial
In a post-truth world experiential innovation by hospitality leaders is crucialArticle

To break into the estimated $115bn annual spend on travel by the Chinese market, South African hospitality leaders must focus on what matters emotionally and culturally for this market...

Jonathan Steyn, Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 2 Jul 2019

UCT Graduate School of Business climbs global rankings
UCT Graduate School of Business climbs global rankingsArticle

UCT GSB has been ranked 51 in the world for its customised programmes by the latest Financial Times ranking - widely regarded as a leading benchmark of quality and relevance for business schools worldwide...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 7 Jun 2019

UCT GSB professor joins prestigious global initiative to end energy poverty
UCT GSB professor joins prestigious global initiative to end energy povertyArticle

Professor Anton Eberhard has been appointed to the Global Commission to End Energy Poverty, which will be launched officially at the UN General Assembly in New York in September...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 17 May 2019

Story of Zambian solar energy company wins global case study competition
Story of Zambian solar energy company wins global case study competitionArticle

A teaching case study on the pioneering work of a Zambian solar-energy company has earned the UCT Graduate School of Business a prized win in the 2018 EFMD Case Writing Competition...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 17 May 2019

UCT GSB is first African business school to win prestigious global award
UCT GSB is first African business school to win prestigious global awardArticle

An exceptional learning and development programme run by the UCT Graduate School of Business (GSB) and Standard Bank has won a Gold award in the Professional Development category in the EFMD Excellence in Practice (EiP) Awards...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 17 May 2019

'Build': An artistic collaboration by UCT Graduate School of Business with Faatimah Mohammed-Luke
'Build': An artistic collaboration by UCT Graduate School of Business with Faatimah Mohammed-LukeArticle

The UCT Graduate School of Business (UCT GSB) has partnered with Cape Town based designer and tessellation artist Faatimah Mohamed-Luke to create an interactive building block creative campaign, entitled 'Build'...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 23 Apr 2019

UCT's Executive MBA programme recognised for its distinctive approach
UCT's Executive MBA programme recognised for its distinctive approachArticle

The UCT Graduate School of Business (GSB) is ranked 46th in the world, and the best in Africa, for its Executive MBA programme according to the QS Global EMBA Rankings for 2019...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 23 Apr 2019

Adding climate change to curriculum is a top priority for global business schools, faculty survey finds
Adding climate change to curriculum is a top priority for global business schools, faculty survey findsArticle

Academics say that businesses and business schools must respond to climate change, since government action is not enough...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 3 Apr 2019

Sandi Mbutuma appointed MD of SVA International
Sandi Mbutuma appointed MD of SVA InternationalArticle

Sandi Mbutuma has been appointed managing director of architectural company SVA International (SVA), a member of the GIBB Group of Companies...

29 Mar 2019

Ubambiswano: Unlocking the collective power of collective impact for our schools
Ubambiswano: Unlocking the collective power of collective impact for our schoolsArticle

Can schools, on their own, see to the cognitive and psycho-social development of all our children?...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 15 Feb 2019

Philippi Village mural helping to build trust and hope in a fractured community
Philippi Village mural helping to build trust and hope in a fractured communityArticle

UCT's Graduate School of Business Bertha Centre has partnered with key stakeholders in the community of Philippi to turn the building of a wall into a first step towards building social cohesion and trust...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 5 Feb 2019

Can SA solve its energy crisis?
Can SA solve its energy crisis?Article

Policy debates in SA's energy sector are becoming increasingly polarised, but it is critical to ensure broad participation if we want to re-imagine the energy sector and solve SA's energy crisis...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 28 Jan 2019

UCT GSB joins prestigious global list of business schools
UCT GSB joins prestigious global list of business schoolsArticle

The University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business and 14 other business schools from around the world have been re-accredited by the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) with the EQUIS stamp of approval...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 23 Jan 2019

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