To grow an organisation, you need to grow its people
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Overcoming 5 Barriers to Internal Leadership Development

To grow an organisation, you need to grow its people. There is no shortcut, alternative, or way around it. Senior staff  need to grow their emerging leaders through internal leadership development programs, creating authentic relationships with their employees through more than just performance reviews. By using current leaders for internal leadership development your organisation can […]

Robin Njiru, Director: General Business at SAP East Africa
ICT Insights Opinions

Leveraging intelligent technologies will help Kenya government connect better with citizens and build intelligent public-sector enterprises

Public sector companies are not immune to the forces that are reshaping organisations and industry sectors around the world. These exponential forces put pressure on public sector organisations to rethink the way they operate to meet the dynamic needs of increasingly sophisticated connected citizens. UNESCO states that 61% of the world’s population will live in […]

Sunil Kaushal, CEO, Africa & Middle East at Standard Chartered Bank
Insights

Think exponentially, not incrementally: How the rules of the game are changing in Africa’s banking sector

We are fortunate to witness a period of monumental progress in Africa. The changes are visible across all sectors. African start-ups have raised a record breaking $560 million in 2017, an increase of 53% from the previous year. African governments have welcomed technology into the continent, hoping to inspire a revolution across all industries and […]

Industry Insights

Could the Public Service Salary review process have caused Musisi resignation?

News started trickling in yesterday evening that the first-ever Executive Director of the Kampala Capital City Authority, which was founded in 2011 had resigned from her post effective December 15, 2018. She cited the challenges of failing to reconcile competing for political interests the KCCA strategic plans and policies. Musisi also highlighted the inadequate funding […]

Despite being only a decade old as an industry, impact investing globally has shown impressive growth and obtained mainstream acceptance.
Africa Industry Insights

Credibility of Private Equity impact investing in Africa

Despite being only a decade old as an industry, impact investing globally has shown impressive growth and obtained mainstream acceptance. However, there are some credibility concerns, particularly in Africa, that can be addressed with clear industry guidelines. This could help to accelerate the allocation of investors’ capital into impact investments. Essentially, impact investing is where […]