LEADING LIKE A PARENT

Last night I attended a talk titled “Parenting in Sport” by Gary Kirsten, one of South Africa’s finest cricketers, and World Cup winning coach of the Indian cricket team. I attended the talk looking for tips on guiding my five-year-old, whose ball skills already...

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WITS GOLD CEO, PHILIP KOTZE, ENDORSES TOWERSTONE

Philip Kotze, CEO of Wits Gold, discusses the challenges in the mining industry, that people are the main challenge, and that an investment in leadership and engagement is essential. See the video below: https://vimeo.com/78263140 Wits Gold CEO, Philip Kotze, endorses...

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AUTHENTIC LEADERSHIP

During my preparation for a facilitation session on Trust and Integrity, I came across an article which sparked quite a bit of thought regarding the subject of Authentic Leadership. As this is one of the topics that is covered in our Trust and Integrity module of our...

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BOOK REVIEW – TIME TO THINK BY NANCY KLINE

One of our business leaders,  Malcolm Ferguson, took some time to share with us how he was introduced to the idea of listening to ignite the human mind, through a book that helped him identify win-win business opportunities, by simply being present and engaging. The...

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CASE STUDY: THE AEL WAY

AEL Mining Services unearths wealth by meticulously providing the mining industry with carefully controlled energy. Their core competence is making explosive energy easy to use. AEL was established at the same time as the gold mining industry in South Africa. It now...

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BOOK REVIEW – GOOD TO GREAT BY JIM COLLINS

Who wants to be only good when you can be GREAT? Anita Hurreesing, our Mauritius Business Leader, shares her views on one of her favourite books from TowerStone’s recommended reading list, Good to Great by Jim Collins. Please give us a brief personal account of the...

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