Analysis

8 hours ago | April 8, 2020

Coronavirus weekly: as global cases pass one million, health-care ...

The world shut down in March. Schools, industries, amateur and professional sports, entertainment and cultural events, ...

1 day ago | April 7, 2020

‘Track and trace’ is key to containing COVID-19: how privacy can ...

In efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19, governments are imposing stringent restrictions on movement, including ...

6 days ago | April 3, 2020

Covid-19 forces adoption of duo currency proposal

The Currency Stabilisation Taskforce (CST) that was announced in a press statement by the Minister of Finance and ...

7 disciplines of peak performance

This is the first instalment of 7 disciplines of peak performance.

1 week ago | April 1, 2020

7 Disciplines of Peak Performance – Part 1

Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishments.” [Jim Rohn]. You see you can have all these other great ...

2 weeks ago | March 27, 2020

Zimbabwe needs production to prop up currency

Zimbabwe’s re-introduction of the Zimbabwe dollar was premised on, among other things, some progress that had been ...

Breaking the vicious cycle

I spent the juvenile part of my life during the end of colonial Rhodesia. As black people, we were used to a tough life ...

Covid-19: New battle front for Zim

As stated by the World Health Organisation (WHO), coronaviruses belongs to a family of viruses that can cause mild ...

2 weeks ago | March 24, 2020

Panic buying in the wake of COVID-19 underscores inequalities in ...

Pictures of empty shelves and long queues have pervaded all forms of media in South Africa over the past few days. These ...

2 weeks ago | March 23, 2020

Get dressed and set goals: some routines not to break if ...

The precautions taken by some employers over the coronavirus mean you may find yourself working from home, some for the ...

3 weeks ago | March 20, 2020

Currency stabilisation: Let’s not undermine institutions

The fight against the country’s weakening currency continued this week with Finance and Economic Development Minister ...

Currency stabilisation task force explained

In a fairly recent contribution “Call for Policy Consolidation” published in the Business Weekly, authorities were ...

Economics lesson from coronavirus

A week is a long time in today’s fast changing environment. This week was particularly difficult for me as an economist. ...

Of partnerships, ownership and control

In Zimbabwe, business partnerships have become popular these days. In this case they are known by their popular acronym ...

Downfalls of new communication technologies

The rise in information technology and social media has made communication much easier.

Worst dining habits

I don’t care if you’re 3 or 93 - this is by far the most vile of communal eating wrongs. What makes you think I want ...

Did you know?…Halsted Builders Express history

Halsted Builders Express is one among many famous and successful Zimbabwean companies contributing significantly to the ...

3 weeks ago | March 18, 2020

Four common debt traps: payday loans, consumer leases, blackmail ...

From Shakespeare’s Shylock to Dickens’ Ebenezer Scrooge to HBO’s Tony Soprano, characters who lend out money at ...

4 weeks ago | March 13, 2020

Policy consolidation necessary

The last two years from 2018 to date have seen a plethora of policy announcements and proclamations, by way of issuance ...

SA employment outlook low

SA’s outlook for job seekers is still at its lowest in five years, according to a survey among 750 employers - but while ...