Get your ducks connected – The CLC Roundtable on Organisational Design

What to expect Large, hierarchical organisations were not built for the current context. There are new social expectations and values at play, new attitudes towards jobs and lifestyle, new capabilities and a new balance of economies of scale versus economies of small. In fact, everything that makes a giant corporate system function smoothly is what might … Continue reading Get your ducks connected – The CLC Roundtable on Organisational Design

Take it from someone who knows: The best ROI is when you invest in people

Are you aiming to make your company the best company for the people you're serving?  This was the question RLabs founder Marlon Parker left with CLC Innovation Safari delegates after taking them on a journey through the history and purpose of the organisation. RLabs, or Reconstructed Living Labs, is an award-winning South African non-profit on … Continue reading Take it from someone who knows: The best ROI is when you invest in people

Don’t solve the wrong problem perfectly, says d-school, Institute of Design Thinking

Don't make the mistake of solving the wrong problem perfectly. You'll end up with a product nobody wants and a massive marketing bill trying to sell it. Instead, think like a designer unpacking the human-centred problem and underlying need first, before jumping to solutions that only make sense on a pie chart. This is the … Continue reading Don’t solve the wrong problem perfectly, says d-school, Institute of Design Thinking

Hein Weyers – COO of Adcorp Training Services

For Hein Weyers good businesses all about creative leaderships, unlocking people's potential and futureproofing your organisation... Hein Weyers’ corporate career was almost scuppered by MasterChef SA. While he’s is now the COO of Adcorp Training Services, a division of Adcorp Holdings Group, this hinges on a choice he made early 2014. ‘My hobby is cooking,’ … Continue reading Hein Weyers – COO of Adcorp Training Services

Thomson Reuters joins The Creative Leadership Collective

The Creative Leadership Collective is thrilled to announce that Thomson Reuters has signed up as a member organisation ‘The CLC is a group of like-minded individuals who are leveraging their combined expertise, resources and capabilities to build new solutions that can empower and enable the continent,' says Saidah Nash Carter, Head of Innovation – Africa … Continue reading Thomson Reuters joins The Creative Leadership Collective