We have said a lot so far, no just in this column but on a global scale, about how useful performance management systems are in motivating employees, aligning behaviour, driving business performance, and supporting organisational change.
We left off with at the port of Bari, Italy, where the Batswana of 1979 APC Smoke Company lost five men, with another seven critically wounded, while distinguishing themselves by putting up smoke screens credited with saving allied ships.
The more I understand the intricacies of the human mind, the more blown away I am with my Creator! He actually designed us with an ability to feel fear and insecurity so that our bodies can defend ourselves.
One day my father, Athulang Nicodimus Ngwigwa said to me; “You are your own biggest enemy, do not go around imputing anyone for what is happening in your life because it is all entirely upon your reactions and actions”.
We’ve come a long way in understanding and embracing the concept of performance management, at both corporate and individual levels, and the best part of this progress is that more of us know the distinction between performance management (the integrated system that we have been talking ab...
We left off in the second week of September 1943 with Batswana HAA gunners amongst the British X Corps artillery that was valiantly holding off the German 10th Army’s armoured assault of the allied 5th Army’s landing at Salerno, Italy.
To borrow from American commentator Jonathan Chait’s recent warning, it is not farfetched to suggest Botswana’s perception of rule of law is akin to “a suspension bridge – upright, but with cables snapping, one by one”.
Gompieno ga re ke re tseye mosepele ope o moleele. Re tlaa ngotla dinao re re, Dikgang (Daily News) Motsheganong 24 2019 e supa gore e ne ya re ka kgwedi eo ya Motsheganong, ga tshwarwa thutopuisanyo kwa Maun go lemotsha batlhophi botlhokwa jwa ditlhopho.
I know you’ll say you knew this. It’s obvious isn’t it? Of course the quality of the working environment affects performance. And this is not just about the air conditioning and attractiveness or comfort of the furniture in the office, nor is it about the quality of technology avai...
As a motivational speaker, I frequently get invited to speak at various events. Usually, I am invited to speak on issues of emotional wellness, family matters, spiritual topics, improving communication and conflict resolution in the work place, etc. Last weekend, however, I was invited to speak on a...