Somalia's year of climate misery: from devastating drought to fierce flashfloods

2019-12-18 14:28

As Somalia withered from drought early this year, and her goats dropped dead from thirst, Maka Abdi Ali begged for rain.

Nation needs to work together against climate change - Creecy

2019-07-11 23:00

"The underpinnings of our economy and our social fabric are facing unprecedented threats from climate change, environmental degradation and the loss of our biodiversity."

Business interrupted: How leader ship needs to adapt to a changing world of work

2019-03-19 15:00

As the work environment constantly evolves and adopts new technologies, business leaders need to manage this change and adapt accordingly in order to stay ahead.

Four characteristics agile leaders have in common

2018-10-06 09:00

Agility is crucial for any enterprise seeking to gain a competitive advantage – but what can leaders do to develop their agility and that of their people? asks Tim London.

MUZI KUZWAYO: It is those who risk it all who lead change

2018-09-09 06:21

‘Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori,” wrote the Roman poet Horace. Over a millenium later, poet Wilfred Owen changed the meaning forever, says Muzi Kuzwayo.

Faster-moving sea ice forces polar bears to use more energy

2017-06-09 17:50

A new US study of polar bears off the Alaska coasts says faster-moving sea ice brought on by rapid global warming is adding to stress on the already at-risk animals.

Welcome to W24!

2016-07-01 11:23

South Africa's biggest women's website has relaunched. Have a look and tell us what you think.

Let's pull together to stave off drought disaster

2016-01-11 06:40

South Africans need to set aside petty politicking and power plays to save lives and avoid catastrophe, says Mandi Smallhorne.


OPINION: Why change fails (and what to do about it)

2019-09-25 05:00

Research indicates that more than half of change initiatives around the world fail, with digital transformations proving even more difficult to get right, writes Gavin Isaacs.

Is your company losing its edge?

2019-04-09 08:00

In a fast-changing and competitive environment, businesses – and the workforce – need to be on top of their game to remain relevant.

Afraid of moving to a new job?

2019-02-20 11:15

Experts advise on how you can make moving to a new job a smooth transition

Why we are bad at dealing with change — and 5 ways you can improve

2018-10-15 12:57

Even positive changes can elicit a stress response.

Thinking about changing career in your 30s? Here’s what you need to know

2018-09-26 12:12

Ready for a new job in a different industry but don’t know when to start? Worry not, we’ve got you covered.

WATCH: Lewis Pugh nears the end of epic English Channel swim

2018-08-21 20:31

Lewis Pugh has swum his way down the length of the English Channel, to send a message about the crisis of the world's oceans.

SA banks slated for dirty energy investments

2017-06-15 09:41

South Africa’s banks continue to bankroll coal investments to the tune of billions every year, risking leaving investors with stranded assets.

SA disappointed in Trump's Paris climate accord withdrawal

2017-06-02 20:40

South Africa has urged US President Donald Trump to reconsider his decision to leave the historic Paris climate accord.

Seven ways to deal with uncertainty

2016-05-23 09:13

Managing a team in times of huge insecurity requires flexibility and grit. How can managers help staff and businesses thrive amid uncertainty?

Woman fined €1 000 for refusing Paris police fingerprinting

2015-12-02 12:14

A Paris court fined a woman 1000 euros for refusing to have her fingerprints taken at a rally where clashes erupted between protesters and security forces ahead of a UN climate summit.

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