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Barbara Erasmus

Barbara Erasmus

    There is dignity in being allowed to 'die like a dog'
    There is dignity in being allowed to 'die like a dog'
    Hannah Cartwright wants her terminally ill mother to die like a dog. Like a beloved, cherished dog: gently stroked by a loving owner, beside a...
    SA's home-grown thrills and capers
    SA's home-grown thrills and capers
    Barbara Erasmus looks at the ABCs of crime fiction, South African style.
    A trumpeting success
    A trumpeting success
    There's an air of expectation in the Johannesburg City Hall as the audience settles down prior to the arrival of the evening's star attraction,...
    A trumpeting success
    A trumpeting success
    There's an air of expectation in the Johannesburg City Hall as the audience settles down prior to the arrival of the evening's star attraction,...
    Sustainable solutions
    Sustainable solutions
    A diverse group has gathered at the Naziema Isaacs library in Khayelitsha outside Cape Town in response to a notice about a writers' workshop.
    Taking stock of future growth
    Taking stock of future growth
    It's 8.30am on a damp, Saturday winter morning in Cape Town, but still the lecture room at Share Direct -- a national investment focus company --...
    MBA probe: Overdue or over the top?
    MBA probe: Overdue or over the top?
    Management skills are in high demand in emerging economies — and there's a surplus of courses available in South Africa that claim to supply...
    A window of opportunity
    A window of opportunity
    At first glance, the computer room at Optima College looks like any other computer room at schools around the country.
    Gender issues 'an afterthought'
    Gender issues 'an afterthought'
    Cultural diversity is close to the heart of Stella M Nkomo, a professor at Unisa's Graduate School of Business Leadership, who has studied the role...
    Business schools for Africa
    Business schools for Africa
    "An adrenaline-charged frontier." That's how Professor Nick Binedell, director of the Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS), describes the...