Defining the true purpose of business

Critical Thought Academy

05 Oct - 05 Oct 2017 18:00 - 19:30

RHODES BUSINESS SCHOOL is pleased to advise that former first lady Mrs Graca Machel P is the speaker at our third Archbishop Thabo Makgoba Development Trust  (ATMDT) annual lecture on Values Based Leadership. The scheduled date is 5th October at 6.00pm in Barratt 1 at Rhodes University.

12 Sep - 12 Sep 2017 08:00 - 11:00

Makana Brick & Rhodes Business School invite you to Breakfast with Melanie Verwoerd. A media personality, political analyst, Irish Ambassador, once the youngest member of parliament and a member of the Verwoerd family. Melanie is highly sought after for her knowledge of current affairs, feminism, development & Human rights in South- and Southern Africa.

29 Sep - 02 Oct 2017 08:00 - 14:00

As the international challenges of the Anthropocene begin to take hold, 1 and the survival of human civilization is threatened by what is being termed “the sixth mass extinction” 2 – caused by human overpopulation and overconsumption – there are clear legal and ethical imperatives for future industrial activity that is truly sustainable. Given that […]

25 Sep - 28 Sep 2017 08:00 - 14:00

The purpose of the Strategic Management Module is to emphasize the importance to managers of thinking strategically and developing a strategic attitude and perspective to complement their functional orientation. In addition, the aim of the Module is to equip managers with a knowledge and understanding of the Strategic Management process so that they can contribute […]

09 Sep - 16 Sep 2017 08:00 - 14:00

This certified short course is aimed to provide professionals employed in government, parastatals, NGOs and the private sector dealing with coastal developments, planning and management. The course provides delegates with a contextual understanding of the relevant legal frameworks, governance and sustainable development rationale underpinning effective coastal management, with focus on responsible management of the coastal […]

04 Sep - 07 Sep 2017 08:00 - 14:00

Organizations form a necessary part of our daily lives, but no business organization can exist without people, irrespective of its size. People are the most important resource in the production of goods and services, playing a critical and indispensable role in ensuring business success. Managers consequently need to develop the knowledge and understanding as well […]