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Miranda Isaakidis, Johannesburg Chapter chair for The Women Presidents’ Organisation, reveals how she turns sources of frustration into something much more advantageous.
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Make big, strategic decisions using the decision tree deployed by McDonald’s executives. It will show you which decision support tools to use for smarter decisions.
Ettiëne Pretorius on why not watching TV has opened his time to focus on content that feeds his subconscious and leads to better business decisions.
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