The importance of tech leaders in the boardroom

The Digital Revolution is not a new phenomenon,Technology is radically changing how everyone does business, yet tech savvy directors don’t seem to be filling up enough seats in the boardroom.Roger Hitchcock, Senior Partner at the Sirdar Group shares his views on why. One of the main areas of focus for boards at present is board […]

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Volkswagen teams up with Lioness South Africa

Volkswagen has partnered with the Lionesses of Africa organisation to assist in developing their over 600 000 female entrepreneurs across 54 African countries.

Statistics indicate that about 50% of start-up businesses in South Africa fail within 24 months due to a range of factors. Lionesses of Africa, a social enterprise organisation, empowers women entrepreneurs by providing free access to development programmes, mentoring programmes, business tools, digital media channels, community platforms and networking events. Lionesses of Africa, the largest […]

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Sandton Convention Centre is strong on women empowerment

Sandton Convention Centre (https://www.tsogosun.com/sandton-convention-centre-scc) is a gender balanced workplace, with 26 women in the staff of 44 – and the business is committed to women empowerment, according to nine of the women in leadership positions. Janine Baltensperger, SCC’s Events Manager, who joined the company in August 2001 as Events Coordinator and was nominated for the […]

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News Cafe partners with Diageo and female mixologist to bring a taste explosion to women across South Africa.

Johannesburg – In a bid to celebrate Women’s Month, premium cocktail bar News Cafe has partnered with Diageo’s most loved brands and female mixologist, Taneale Van Der Merwe to bring a taste of explosion in the form of Limited Edition cocktails suited for all women in the month of August. The three cocktails, dubbed the […]

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