2021-01 – HiLite
May 31, 2021

BKCOB President’s Letter

By Dr. Chris Ettmayr | BKCOB President With the retirement of Les Holbrook, the BKCOB appointed Invest Buffalo City Project Manager, Drayton Brown, as Acting Executive […]
May 29, 2021

Mrs SA Finalist Zikhona Ngxatha on Breaking Stereotypes and Changing Narratives

By Yanga Ziwele | BKCOB   Social Entrepreneur Zikhona Ngxata is well on her way to being one of the most formidable agents of change in […]
May 29, 2021

At Last. The Secret to Helping Young People Choose a Career Path is Revealed

By Jeannine Dickie | Owner of Hire Power   Having worked in Human Resources, as a Recruitment Consultant for more than 25 years, I have seen […]
May 29, 2021

Supporting the Kasi Economy Contributes to the Bigger Picture

By Eustace Mashimbye | CEO Proudly South African Survival figures for local SMMEs are concerning for a sector often lauded as being the engine for growth […]
May 29, 2021

Second Packa-Ching unit launches in East London

A unique recycling business, ‘Packa-Ching’, has seen community residents across South Africa making an income by selling their used recyclable packaging, shifting a change in behaviour […]
May 29, 2021

St Bernard’s Hospice Celebrates 30 Year Anniversary

19 April 2021 marked the 30th Birthday of St Bernard’s Hospice.  As they light their candles to celebrate this incredible milestone, it is hard to dispel […]
May 29, 2021

Girls’ anxiety: Helping girls to ‘get into the ring’.

By Dr. Melanie Drake | Head of St Stithians Girls’ Preparatory School As a passionate educationalist who has dedicated much research and life-experience in the education […]
May 29, 2021
Les Holbrook

Celebrating Les Holbrook: 29 Years of Service

By Yanga Ziwele | BKCOB  In December 2020 BKCOB bid farewell to a man who has been its anchor for the past 29 years, Les Holbrook. […]
May 29, 2021

Failure To Implement Cybersecurity At Your Peril

By Jason Jordaan | Principal Forensic Analyst DFIRLABS Every single business organisation in South Africa processes and stores personal information as defined in the Protection of […]