Community of Experts
The Community of Experts Series addresses topics of common interests to the practitioners of various professional communities. These events expose the participants to new ideas as presented by a guest speaker and allow a forum for the participants to share their experiences.
Here are a few articles related to past events.
by Alex Kinmont South Africa’s unemployment crisis is showing no signs of improvement. The unemployment rate was most recently recorded at 29%, the worst it’s been in over a decade. According to the National Development Plan, Small, Medium and Micro Enterprises might...read more
Event: Community of Experts Workshop Title: Meaningful Contributions to Enterprise Development Date: Friday, 27 September 2019 Time: 10 am – 1 pm Cost to attend: Freeread more
by Alex Kinmont On Friday we hosted a panel of phenomenal women to share their stories of succeeding in male-dominated industries. In science, aviation, construction and security, four women gave us advice and messages of motivation for forging your own path. Tanita...read more
An interview with Tanita Ramburuth-hurt, Astrophysicist and Black Belt in Tang Soo Do by Alex Kinmont The fields of science and sport are still typically associated with men. Tanita Ramburuth-hurt is shattering these stereotypes. Not only does she have a first degree...read more
by Alex Kinmont Our country’s history still has a profound impact on the lives of many South Africans today. Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) is the policy initiated by the SA government to mend these past inequalities. B-BBEE hopes to re-distribute...read more
Event: Community of Experts Workshop Title: Financing Skills Development Date: Friday, 19 July 2019 Time: 10 am – 12 pm Cost to attend: Freeread more
by Alex Kinmont Technology is rapidly changing the fabric of our time. We need to adapt the way we live, personally and professionally, before we are left behind. The question is, how? On Friday we had Professor Daniel Mashao, the Executive Dean of the Faculty of...read more
Event: Community of Experts Workshop Title: Digital Disruption Date: Friday, 14 June 2019 Time: 10 am – 12 pm Cost to attend: Freeread more
Why does a tennis player practice with a coach? Why does a bodybuilder work with a trainer? Aspiring and professional athletes work with instructors in order to reach their ultimate potential. In the sporting world, having a coach is a no-brainer. So did you know that...read more
Being a leader is more than simply delegating and dictating. A successful leader is someone who leads from behind; someone who champions their workers from the ground up; someone who inspires more than just getting the job done. A true leader invests in their team...read more