Features

Improve governance by facilitating communications, enabling a timely view of current and historic company information, and producing board materials efficiently

On the eve of the 20th annual Investing in African Mining Indaba event, we talk to Keynote Speaker Frank Holmes, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer of US Global Investors, about how Africa needs to evolve to continue attracting mining capital

Don’t be afraid of the cloud: your information is as safe there as in your own server - in many ways much safer

How to create a future-focused relationship between supplier and customer, and build strong relationships across key job functions in each of them

Work, toil - or thriving? Why command and control models no longer work in business

Why a lack of self-confidence could limit career progression and how people can boost their confidence and careers in 2014

Kaizen is continuous improvement, not something that is done once a week, so the philosophy has to be taken on board at all times

An integrated talent management strategy can improve performance to a significant degree

How to reach a generation that likes to consume everything that’s out there but can spot faked passion at a glance

Deloitte highlights the top 10 issues mining companies will face in the coming year

Why businesses that are able to understand their past, are best placed for the future

One year on since the word ÔÇÿAbenomicsÔÇÖ entered the economic dictionary, we look at the arguments for and against JapanÔÇÖs game changing policy strategy and its possible future implications

Markets change, competitors react and your sales force can easily be left looking at yesterday’s needs: sizing and allocation are the key

How having a focused strategy can create considerable value

Companies face losing customers and revenue unless they equip changing workforces with the information sharing tools they need to take them out of the digital dark ages

A publishing company with telecom challenges of its own finds the ideal solution in a flexible, ÔÇ¿feature-rich platform from Bicom Systems

Two key reasons why professional services companies need the right ERP

Since his appointment as Partner and Global Head of KPMG’s Metals & Mining Corporate Finance practice Rama Ayman, a vastly experienced investment banker and M&A specialist has been enjoying his new role

The mining industry faces its most challenging set of problems for a decade: participating companies need to be a lot smarter and ready to take advice from the specialists, emphasizes a new guide from KPMG

For companies looking to expand into growing overseas markets there are a great many ways to prepare properly

Just before moving across to the Ministry of Transport, South AfricaÔÇÖs outgoing Minister of Energy shared with us her passion for weaning her country off its addiction to coal and finding sustainable alternatives: The record of the last four years has been impressive but much remains to be done

Making the commitment to services a meaningful part of the company’s culture through measurement, review, and rewards

The simplest threats still fool off-guard employees, and can go undetected for long periods, all the time draining company data: the only defense is constant vigilance

The different phases of workplace transition and how to deal with the challenges of a new role