While the costs of living continues to rise, mines are said to invest more in renewable energy. According to Navigant Research, between 5% and 8% of the global mining industry’s power consumption will be supplied by renewable energy technologies in 2022.
Diesel Hedge Futures and Options (DSEL) is the latest commodity derivative added to the JSE. The diesel contract will protect investors from movements in the local diesel price. We take a closer look.
Capitec Bank announced in a SENS report on Wednesday that the National Consumer Tribunal is set to hear the case of alleged breach of credit laws against it. Read more here.
Not too long ago, foreign executives were desperate to participate in the promising dynamic business platform that South Africa offers. This however, has changed over the past few years. Foreigners are just not that into us anymore.
Tying current events into television ads without botching the whole thing can be tricky, but there are some brands that just get the topical angle right. Procter & Gamble nailed it with their Sochi Olympic Winter Games TVC, and here Samsung takes a stab at it with the Paralympic component of the event, which started on March 7.
Grant Alexander from Private Client Holdings is calling for patience regarding results achieved in the Private Client Holdings portfolios. He talks about the the unlikeliness of past performances repeating and that patience is key when waiting for an upturn.
The Art of War is a Chinese military manual written by Sun Tzu. It continues to be a famous book over centuries because the rules of battle still apply to many modern situations. Moxima Gama explains how these famous rules actually apply to the workplace as it is a battlefield of its own.
A turbulent and uncertain decade lies ahead. The recession has been more than just an economic crisis – political, social, corporate and personal norms have been irrevocably altered. This is according to Graeme Codrington, who says those who act with yesterday’s logic, in a changing world, will be left behind.
What is the true common denominator of all successful people? In this short but insightful TED talk, Angela Lee Duckworth outlines her journey through the psychological realms of the talented and the driven to discover what makes people great. [Read more]