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​David Beckham’s Advice To Youngsters - Work Hard And Have A Passion For What You Do

​David Beckham’s Advice To Youngsters - Work Hard And Have A Passion For What You Do

Press Releases   •   Nov 14, 2016 15:06 GMT

Football star and Unicef ambassador David Beckham has the following advice for young people – work hard, be dedicated, stay grounded and have a passion for what you do.

South Africans must work together to find ways to generate economic growth – Pravin Gordhan

South Africans must work together to find ways to generate economic growth – Pravin Gordhan

Press Releases   •   Nov 14, 2016 13:02 GMT

South Africans should be proud of their fiscal sovereignty, but must now work together towards finding their own ways to generate economic growth through improving confidence, increasing investment and deepening inclusivity. This is the view of Finance Minister, Pravin Gordhan, who was a keynote speaker at the Discovery Leadership Summit held on Monday at the Sandton Convention Centre.

Digital revolution creating burnout – Arianna Huffington

Digital revolution creating burnout – Arianna Huffington

Press Releases   •   Nov 14, 2016 09:27 GMT

The world lives under the ‘collective delusion’ that in order to succeed we have to burn out, while multi-tasking is a scientifically disproved myth, says Arianna Huffington, founder of Thrive Global and co-founder of The Huffington Post.

Jack Welch, Manager of the Century, to address the Discovery Leadership Summit in November

Jack Welch, Manager of the Century, to address the Discovery Leadership Summit in November

Press Releases   •   Oct 28, 2016 09:47 GMT

Discovery announced that former General Electric Chairman and CEO, Jack Welch, will be addressing the Discovery Leadership Summit to be held in Sandton, Johannesburg on 14 November 2016. The Summit is a flagship, global thought-leadership event that enables the sharing of intellectual capital to contribute to leadership in business, government and civil society.

Huffington to speak at the Discovery Leadership Summit in November

Huffington to speak at the Discovery Leadership Summit in November

Press Releases   •   Sep 27, 2016 09:39 GMT

Discovery announced the date of its eighth Discovery Leadership Summit to be held in Sandton, Johannesburg on 14 November 2016. The Summit is a flagship, global thought-leadership event that enables the sharing of intellectual capital to contribute to leadership in business, government and civil society...

Discovery CEO, Adrian Gore: "South Africa has the talent and ability to build great businesses”

Discovery CEO, Adrian Gore: "South Africa has the talent and ability to build great businesses”

Press Releases   •   Mar 05, 2014 09:31 GMT

“South Africa has the talent and ability to build great businesses,” said Adrian Gore in his opening remarks at the 2014 Discovery Leadership Summit. “It is the quality of our leadership that will enable or stifle this.” The welcome address from the Discovery Group CEO set the scene for a gathering focused on leadership in business, government and civil society.

Dr. Ben S. Bernanke headed for South Africa as part of the 2014 Discovery Leadership Summit

Dr. Ben S. Bernanke headed for South Africa as part of the 2014 Discovery Leadership Summit

Press Releases   •   Feb 16, 2014 08:23 GMT

Former Chairman of the US Federal Reserve Dr. Ben S. Bernanke will be one of the speakers at the Discovery Leadership Summit to be held in Johannesburg on March 5. Dr. Bernanke heads a line-up that includes Nobel Laureate Joseph Stiglitz, Lord Sebastian Coe, Adam Morgan, and Firstrand co-founder Laurie Dippenaar, JSE Chairwoman Nonkululeko Nyembezi-Heita and Bidvest CEO Brian Joffe.

Global thought leaders headed for South Africa as part of the 2014 Discovery Leadership Summit

Global thought leaders headed for South Africa as part of the 2014 Discovery Leadership Summit

Press Releases   •   Jan 17, 2014 07:31 GMT

Discovery today announced the prominent line-up of global thought leaders who will be attending this year’s Leadership Summit, to be hosted on 5 March in Johannesburg.This year’s event promises to be thought-provoking with Starbucks Chairman and CEO, Howard Schultz, renowned American economist Joseph Stiglitz and British Olympian champion, Lord Sebastian Coe confirmed.