CEO's Blog

CEO's Blog

October 2021

Age – the last bastion of discrimination?

A few years ago, I did that silly race between Pietermaritzburg and Durban called the Comrades Marathon. I licked my wounds f… Read More

October 2021

Simplicity and essentialism – the pursuit of less in a world of more

Years ago, there was this young man who studied law in England. From a wealthy family and with good professional prospects, t… Read More

September 2021

The PPS Value of doing the right thing

One of our three values at PPS is to strive to always do the right thing. I often tell staff that, if you are ever in a situa… Read More

August 2021

The PPS Value of taking extreme ownership

One of our three values at PPS is taking extreme ownership. This supports a culture of accountability, of focusing on the res… Read More

June 2021

The PPS Value of always staying curious

One of our three values at PPS is being curious. This supports a learning culture, an innovative spirit, a licence to questio… Read More

June 2021

May 2021

Facts and Factfulness

Some time ago, a business acquaintance gave me the book Factfulness by Hans Rosling, which I know some of you have read. It d… Read More

March 2021

The future of the world of work

How will the future world of work look like? This is a question I asked myself almost a year ago. With no end in sight of the… Read More