All Posts by Jamie McDermott

Emerging Markets: South Africa’s Career Prospects for 2014

With a population of 51.8 million people, South Africa is a diverse country. On the one hand, you will find well-developed industrial hubs and cities as good as any in the ‘developed’ world, and on the


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4 Mantras of Successful CEO’s

They are admired by their peers. They are praised in the media and by “common men.” They are considered heroes by multitudes of aspiring business leaders dreaming of making it big in the corporate arena. Competent


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LinkedIn – Make an Impact in Just 15 Minutes

* How to utilise LinkedIn very quickly * How to update LinkedIn regularly * What to look at on LinkedIn * LinkedIn’s benefits and results * What to expect from LinkedIn with such a small amount


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The Most Innovative CEO’s Over 40

Who says innovation is a young man’s game? Just because you are a seasoned professional does not mean you can implement new and forward-thinking policies to promote your industry’s brand and success. Take a look at


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3 Considerations to Help Transition Your Career from SME to MNC

Managing directors by their very nature are ambitious individuals. They aim to achieve the highest reaches possible in their professional lives, and the larger the organization the better. There are many incentives, as well as challenges


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CEO Leadership and Awareness

In this article we discuss CEO leadership and awareness; what it means to be a true leader in today’s world and what level of awareness of your team members you need to have to achieve success


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Energy, Banking, IT, Healthcare… Explore Saudi Arabia

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) is one of the ‘star’ economies of the Middle East. High wages, tax-free income, and benefits such as subsidized healthcare, education and housing make this country very attractive to expats.


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Effective Leadership in Volatile Times

In this article we look at effective leadership in volatile times and how you can take advantage of key leadership traits that will help you to effectively build, develop and manage your team. The rise of


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The Advantages and Drawbacks of Engaging Personally Online

Social Media has changed the way in which we communicate both on a personal and professional level. The language used, length of conversations and public opinions expressed have radically changed too, so it’s essential that you


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Do You Have a Top CEO Social Media Profile?

Do you have a top Chief Executive Officer profile? In today’s business environment, being a Chief Executive Officer is more than simply executing the responsibilities of one’s firm; it requires the holders of the position to


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