Whichever way you look at it, the reality is that, over the next two decades, the diminishing costs of computing and the rapid evolution of Artificial Intelligence (AI), machine learning and robotics will continue to disrupt the labour market. The key question you need to then ask yourself: Is my job safe from robots? READ MORE →
Has a stressful year left you feeling helpless, disillusioned, and completely exhausted? You may just be in need of a well-deserved holiday. On the other hand, you may be on the road to burnout. Burnout doesn’t discriminate, and anyone in the modern workforce can fall into its foul grasp. It’s time to recognise the signs of corporate burnout and how to prevent it. READ MORE →
For many of us, walking has become something of an evolutionary relic. We live fast-paced lives; who has the time to saunter through life? This ancient activity can, however, make a real contribution to your physical and mental performance. Here are three fundamental reasons why you need to slow down and work walking into your daily routine. READ MORE →
The e’Bosch Project’s popular Moore Night Run is a highlight on Stellenbosch’s athletics calendar. The seventh annual event will commence at 18:30 on Wednesday, 23 October 2019 at the Stellenbosch Primary School sports grounds. Sign up, hit the road and get involved. More info here. READ MORE →
Springtime is nature’s way of clearing the old to make way for new growth, and it’s about time we did the same. Here are our eight top tips to spring-clean your workspace and invite the fresh and new spirit of the season into your office. READ MORE →
Research has shown that South Africans are highly stressed. No surprise there. Yet, stress is a silent killer, and considering the current socio-political climate, it would be wise to keep calm in times of turmoil. It is therefore important to consider how stress at work may be affecting you and how you can try to manage job stress in order to remain positive, creative and productive. READ MORE →
Stellenbosch is a mecca for cycling in South Africa. However, for local business owner Morné van Rensburg, something is missing. Van Rensburg wants to build the biggest free communal bike park in the Boland right here in Techno Park! But he needs your help. READ MORE →
In the modern knowledge economy, human resources represent the key intangible assets that differentiate businesses from their competitors. The key question is how to keep and nurture the valuable human assets that form the foundation of your business’s success. In other words – how do you enable happiness in your company? READ MORE →
When design principles are applied to strategy, the success rate for innovation dramatically improves. What is Design Thinking and how can it be used to cultivate valuable consumer experiences?
Design Gives Competitive Advantage
How can businesses and universities cooperate to foster innovation, create value and build more resilient communities? This was the topic of discussion at the recent Technopark SRA/Stellenbosch University partnership breakfast led by the director of the University of Stellenbosch Business School (USB), Prof Piet Naudé.