Leading a business with integrity is not always easy – and yet ‘doing the right thing’ is so important for Christians in the marketplace today. This was the theme for Ziwani’s second ‘At the Lake’ online event in June 2022, where the panel discussed the origins of accountability, and offered rich insights from both Biblical and African perspectives.
A recipient of the Certificate of Appreciation from the US Department of State for his “contributions to international cultural affairs,” Renier has been a passionate culture-maker for more than 25 years. He explains how to develop an authentic communication approach that creates buy-in for decisions, and effectively resolves employer-employee conflict - to release a positive momentum throughout an organisation.
After a distinguished legal career in the mining sector, Lerato founded a legal advisory firm that focuses on proactive growth strategies and ethical corporate governance. An alumni of the US Department of State and Fortune magazine’s Most Powerful Women mentoring programme, she is convinced that leading a business well starts with leading yourself well. In this article, she shares nine healthy rhythms that - when consistently applied - result in successful leadership.
What would it be like if the best Christian asset managers, fund managers, investors, and entrepreneurs consistently gave attention to nation-to-nation, continent-to-continent investments that solved problems their Father cared about? Brett Johnson explores how money can actually "buy love" by supplying the things our brothers and sisters need today that will cause them to thank God for love made tangible.
Shawn is passionate about supporting entrepreneurs with the skills, insight and access to market opportunities – because it extends impact beyond one person’s life. Believing that a leader's ability to navigate a challenging work environment is key to not only running successful businesses, but also building a healthy society, he shares 5 lessons in meaningful mentorship and leadership development.
From more than 2 decades' experience, Jacques de Vos shares how to successfully launch new mobile and digital offerings in diverse African contexts. He firmly believes that combining the benefits of technology, and translating that into economic benefits for local citizens, are key enablers for creating productive societies on the continent.
Afrika Mhlophe is the passionate author of three books that deal with 'contemporary and contentious issues', such as what it means to truly follow Christ within the context of African traditions. In this article, he reveals eight profound insights that will enable business leaders to navigate cultural complexity wisely.
In this candid interview, Sammy and Sibs discuss the redemptive role filmmaking can play in supporting social justice in South Africa, and why it is so important to embrace our daily work as a calling from God.