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From Developing to Developed: What South Africa needs to do


 

Effective state intervention within developmental states is at the pillar of economic development. The state plays a significant role in controlling the prices of goods including the shifts in the market. As such, effective state intervention becomes a precondition for firms to gain profits. In order to achieve economic growth, the state has to formulate […]

Why I hate the KFC proposal


 

Much has been made of the impact that social media has had on the youth, human interaction and society at large. This is reflected through the rise of cyberbullying, cancel culture, clout chasing influencers, social media managers and the saturation of hashtags. However, what of the brands and corporations? Has social media now deluded them […]

Busting the myths on careers for creatives


 

Creativity is more than an endearing personality trait listed on a CV or a way to relax when we’re stressed. In the world of work, creativity is a pragmatic and sought-after skill. In fact, the World Economic Forum listed creativity as one of the top ten skills needed to thrive career-wise in 2020. Creativity allows a person […]

INNOVATION

What exactly is the 4IR?

Last week, Deputy President David Mabuza caused quite a stir, but for all the wrong reasons, when he was quizzed in Parliament about the...

EDUCATION

Water security in the face of climate change

South Africa is a water scarce and one of the driest countries in the world and the continuing drop in water volumes in the...

ECONOMICS

Why I hate the KFC proposal

Much has been made of the impact that social media has had on the youth, human interaction and society at large. This is reflected...