A culture of inclusion

A culture of inclusion

Q&A WITH FORMER NEDBANK GROUP EXECUTIVE: THULANI SIBEKO Those who attended the Impumelelo Top Empowerment Summit in 2016 will remember a very interesting presentation on business transformation by Nedbank’s former Group Executive of Marketing, Communications and...
Know the score

Know the score

WE PUT THE REVISED B-BBEE CODES OF GOOD PRACTICE UNDER THE MICROSCOPE American author Andrew Smith once wrote, “People fear what they don’t understand and hate what they can’t conquer.” It can be overwhelming for local companies to try and process, understand and...
Transformation in the accounting profession

Transformation in the accounting profession

In an article published in the Daily Dispatch on 16 May 2016, it emerged that less than a quarter of all Chartered Accountants (CAs) in South Africa were black. However, on the plus side there has been a substantial increase since 2002. There are now around 9 764...
Transformation in the medical profession

Transformation in the medical profession

There is a significant shortage of doctors in South Africa. The country currently has a total of six doctors per 10 000 people, versus the global average of 15. However, about half the doctors registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) are...
Empowering Black business in South Africa

Empowering Black business in South Africa

It’s still a struggle to do business as a black person with both the private sector and the government, says Ntokozo Ntuli. She isn’t alone, says black business groups. Ntuli, who runs Durban-based interior design business N2 Design Box, says she often has to battle...