Quote Of The Day

An unexamined life is not worth living.

Socrates

Ancillar Mangena

Driverless Cars

Roads Without Drivers

By Ancillar Mangena March 22, 2018
Imagine putting your six-year-old child in a car and telling it to take her to school by a push of a button. It is the future and may be coming sooner than you think. $87...
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Driverless Cars
Google
Christo Wiese. Markus Jooste

How To Lose $2.1 Billion In One Day

By Ancillar Mangena February 21, 2018
It was one of the best performing companies in Africa and investors loved it. No other retailer has been able to do what Steinhoff did. In just three years, Steinhoff grew from ...
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Christo Wiese. Markus Jooste
Steinhoff
Emmerson Mnangagwa

A New Dawn For Zimbabwe, But Is It Rosy?

By Ancillar Mangena February 20, 2018
It’s three days before Christmas. Normally, at this time of the year, Merton Avenue, in Pretoria, South Africa, is an empty street. But today 3,000 people are pushing and shovin...
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Emmerson Mnangagwa
Robert Mugabe
Entrepreneur

From Packer To CEO

By Ancillar Mangena February 14, 2018
When multi-award winning US star, Drake, sang “started from the bottom now we’re here”, he must have had General Thembinkosi Mthembu in mind. He is the definition of starting fr...
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Entrepreneur
General Thembinkosi Mthembu
corporate

Anger At The Corporate Slippery Slope

By Ancillar Mangena December 13, 2017
It was an eventful rainy Thursday afternoon. Workers left their desks to watch the action through their office windows. It was one of the many marches against state capture. On ...
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corporate
corruption
daydreaming

The Mind’s Virtual Reality

By Ancillar Mangena November 15, 2017
It’s an act so common you probably did it today or have done it many times before. The problem is, when done excessively, it could ruin your life. We are talking about daydreami...
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daydreaming
Maladaptive Daydreaming
Anxiety

Is Hypnotherapy The Answer?

By Ancillar Mangena November 15, 2017
It was an experience easier to drown in than describe – one of Romi Vidmar’s many hypnotherapy sessions in his small office in Northcliff, an affluent suburb in Johannesburg, So...
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Anxiety
Depression
Bonitas

Batten Down The Hatches

By Ancillar Mangena October 2, 2017
Twenty eight million. That’s the number of people in Africa who will die from cardiovascular illness, diabetes, and other non-communicable diseases, according to the World Healt...
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Bonitas
Healthcare
Crime

The Grime That Comes With Crime

By Ancillar Mangena September 21, 2017
It’s a sunny winter’s day at Avalon Cemetery, in Soweto, and there are rows of graves as far as the eye can see. For nearly 50 years, thousands have been buried here. We find 50...
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Crime
Criminals