Category Archives: GIBS Information Centre Resources

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GIBS case studies

GIBS faculty produce a number of teaching case studies covering diverse subjects on a yearly basis. Dr Caren Scheepers, with Natalie van der Veen, recently published a case study on Unilever.  The focus of the case study was on contextual leadership and how to embed a  culture of inclusive growth.  The title of the case […]
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The disruptors: social entrepreneurs reinventing business and society.

by Kerryn Krige and Gus Silber Published by Bookstorm Can business change the world? Can the world change business? For a new breed of social entrepreneurs, striving to build and grow enterprises that fight social ills, foster opportunity, and help to improve society, the answer is not can, it’s must.

GIBS case studies

Click here to access a compilation of GIBS case studies.

New eBooks in our collection

You will need your UP login details to access the content of the books. Five keys of powerful business relationships :how to become more productive, effective, and influential / Sallie J. Sherman, Joseph P. Sperry, Steve Vucelich. New York: McGrawHill, 2014. A game-changing guide that will help you leverage every critical relationship in your organization for […]
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NEW e-BOOKS IN GIBS INFORMATION CENTRE COLLECTION : January – pt.I, 2014

GIBS’ STUDENTS ACCESS VIA STUDENT NR’s & PIN Epic Content Marketing: How To Tell A Different Story, Break Through the Clutter, and Win More Customers by Marketing Less by Joe Pulizzi McGraw-Hill © 2014 (352 pages) ISBN: 9780071819893  –  With in-depth case studies of how John Deere, LEGO, Coca-Cola, and other leading corporations are using content […]
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Authoritative web resources

Did you know the GIBS Information Centre has created an application, with the help of Pearltrees, that links you to authoritative websites?  No??  You have to visit our web resources page for a closer view. You will find information on Business schools, South Africa, Statistics Insurance industry Mining industry Banking industry Labour HIV/Aids BEE Economy […]
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NEW e-BOOK TITLES AT GIBS INFORMATION CENTRE : 4Q2013

GIBS’ STUDENTS ACCESS VIA STUDENT NR’s & PIN Facebook Marketing for Dummies, 4th Edition by John Haydon  John Wiley & Sons © 2013 (336 pages) ISBN: 9781118400388  –  Covering new and ever-evolving tools, this must-read guide introduces you to the psychology of a Facebook user, shows how third-party apps can be used with your Facebook […]
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NEW e-BOOKS TITLES IN THE GIBS IC COLLECTION : 4Q2013

GIBS’ STUDENTS HAVE ACCESS TO THIS COLLECTION THROUGH THEIR STUDENT NUMBER AND PIN VIA  UPExplore OPAC Guerrilla Marketing for Job Hunters 3.0: How to Stand Out from the Crowd and Tap Into the Hidden Job Market using Social Media and 999 other Tactics Today by Jay Conrad Levinson and David Perry  John Wiley & Sons […]
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Tips for new MBAs

This week sees the start of the LEAD programme for all our 2014.15 MBAs.    The first group (in total 7 groups) is an enthusiastic and energetic bunch of people ready to tackle the next two years. This got me thinking.  Year on year students stumble over what we see as minor stumbling block.  I […]
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NEW e-BOOK TITLES FROM THE GIBS IC COLLECTION : Q3, 2013

GIBS’ STUDENTS HAVE ACCESS TO THIS COLLECTION THROUGH THEIR STUDENT NUMBER AND PIN VIA  UPExplore OPAC Business Reimagined: Why Work Isn’t Working and What You Can Do About It by Dave Coplin  Harriman House © 2013 (112 pages) ISBN: 9780857193315  –  Are you engaged and energized in the office, or do you often feel that […]
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