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Building Communities 101: The story of Santam and Sanlam

In December 1917, a small group of Afrikaners and a Scotsman met in the Royal Hotel in Cape Town to discuss the formation of a company which would later prove to have a major impact on South Africa’s economic history. The Suid-Afrikaanse Nasionale Trust en Assuransie Maatskappij Beperk (South African National Trust and Assurance Company Limited), Santam, was registered on 28 March 1918. It was then decided to convert the life assurance department into a separate company, and the Suid-Afrikaanse Nasionale Lewens Assuransie Maatskappij Beperk (South African National Life Assurance…

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Corporate Council on Africa (CCA) Celebrates 25 Years

Leading United States of America  business association focused solely on connecting business interests in Africa, Corporate Council on Africa (CCA) turned 25 years this year. CCA President and CEO, Florie Liser, emphasized the organization’s continued commitment to advancing U.S.-Africa business and investment. “We are honored to have served as the leading organization solely focused on US-Africa business relations for the past quarter century, and we look forward to continuing to serve as the key resource for U.S. and African companies investing across the continent.” To set an ambitious path forward,…

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David Cameron Pays Tribute To Nelson Mandela

David Cameron, the former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, paid respects to the leadership style of former President, Nelson Mandela. “He was a man with a generous spirit and a total lack of malice. He was a great man with a great heart, and we need more of that today,” says Cameron, the youngest Prime Minister the UK has ever had. Cameron is well known for his success in decreasing the national deficit in the United Kingdom and also leading the referendum that has paved the way for the…

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Corporate sector has a role to play in democratization of Africa, says Hillary Clinton.

Hillary Clinton told  the 3000 business leaders who gathered at the Sandton Convention Centre on Thursday that they  “have a big stake in making sure that democracy in SA, locally and globally, is upheld and stands up against corruption.” President Bill Clinton and former First Lady, U.S. Senator, Secretary of State and presidential candidate, Hillary Rodham Clinton were the keynote speakers at the 9th Discovery Leadership Summit held at the Sandton Convention Centre. Interviewed by Discovery Chief Executive, Adrian Gore, the powerful couple conveyed insights into themes as varied as…

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Coach Natsi Launches Transformational Show on The 1873 FM

Coach Natsi of the Greatness Awaits Team is launching a life coaching and tranformational show on The 1873 FM  from the 5th of November. The show which will be aired on Mondays Wednesdays and Fridays will be focusing on changing the mindset of the listener to understand the potential that is within them. “The purpose of the show that I am starting on The 1873 FM is aimed at transforming the life of the listener through showing them that there is huge potential inside of them. When God created each…

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BOAF: – Wildfire Deejay speaks on the power of networking

Banking on Africa’s Future is a platform that should belong to those who believe that as professional and business actors they need to broaden their reach in the market place.  As an entrepreneur, the benefits of networking are critical to your personal growth and business development. Business is all about networking, building relationships and taking action. Building a successful business takes a lot of time and drive, so it’s good to have a network of friends and associates to draw energy from and keep you going. By surrounding yourself with…

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There Can’t Be Limelight Without A Success Story.

The Continental Sunrise Breakfast show has on Friday analysed important contents around shareholders and the role of Non and Executive Directors at a company. By: Ratlou Mabula In a corporate literacy conversation with Chipo Pswarayi, who is an Attorney, the discussion was summarised briefly on the role of a shareholder in a company. Pswarayi said that profits belong to a company while shareholders are not contractually entitled to the profits generated. “A share is a unit that gives shareholders ownership interest of the profit of the company, to materialise it…

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Sandiso Sibisi using Motivational talk and Mentorship to unlock potential in individual youths

Despite Africa’s impressive growth in the past 25 years and its entry into the digital economy, the job market continues to be in a depressed state as youth unemployment continues to rise. Africa has the largest population of young people in the world, some 200 million aged between 15 and 24, accounting for 60% of all of Africa’s jobless. This is alarming to say the least because youth employment could drive economic development in Africa if we invest in them. The question is “What steps can we take to address…

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