The Talking Point

SAFM  |  Podcast , ±23 min episodes every day  |  Broadcast schedule  | 
Newsmakers and Guest Experts offer their insights and perspectives into the national and global discourse on politics, economics, education, social matters and comprehensive dialogues on cultural diversity and other essential issues of public interest like, poverty alleviation, unemployment rate and health related issues.

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24
MAY

Kenya O.B: Africa Shared Value Summit

Good morning South Africa, this morning the Talking Point is still coming to you live all the way from Kenya. We are at the Radisson Blu hotel in Nairobi, for the Africa Shared Value Summit, which creates awareness of and advocates for the implementation of the Shared Value business model on the African continent. This is the second day of the Summit, and today the Summit will cover industries that are on the forefront of technological change – energy and manufacturing. The challenges facing our continent require more than good intentions: innovation will be key to Africa’s future growth. SAfm is the official media partner for the summit. This event also serves as an Africa Day Campaign for the station for the past three years. The Africa Shared Value Summit will is a platform for executives and practitioners, challenging established ideas about business by focusing on enhancing business competitiveness while improving social and environmental conditions...

guest: Nozipho January Bardill, Ambassador of the Shared Value Initiative
guest: Tiekie Barnard, CEO of the Shared Value Initiative
24
MAY

Kenya O.B: Africa Shared Value Summit

Good morning South Africa, this morning the Talking Point is still coming to you live all the way from Kenya. We are at the Radisson Blu hotel in Nairobi, for the Africa Shared Value Summit, which creates awareness of and advocates for the implementation of the Shared Value business model on the African continent. This is the second day of the Summit, and today the Summit will cover industries that are on the forefront of technological change – energy and manufacturing. The challenges facing our continent require more than good intentions: innovation will be key to Africa’s future growth. SAfm is the official media partner for the summit. This event also serves as an Africa Day Campaign for the station for the past three years. The Africa Shared Value Summit will is a platform for executives and practitioners, challenging established ideas about business by focusing on enhancing business competitiveness while improving social and environmental conditions…

Guest: Maria Cristina Papetti, Head of sustainability projects and practice sharing at Enel Group
24
MAY

Kenya O.B: Africa Shared Value Summit

Good morning South Africa, this morning the Talking Point is still coming to you live all the way from Kenya. We are at the Radisson Blu hotel in Nairobi, for the Africa Shared Value Summit, which creates awareness of and advocates for the implementation of the Shared Value business model on the African continent. This is the second day of the Summit, and today the Summit will cover industries that are on the forefront of technological change – energy and manufacturing. The challenges facing our continent require more than good intentions: innovation will be key to Africa’s future growth. SAfm is the official media partner for the summit. This event also serves as an Africa Day Campaign for the station for the past three years. The Africa Shared Value Summit will is a platform for executives and practitioners, challenging established ideas about business by focusing on enhancing business competitiveness while improving social and environmental conditions...

Guest: Sanda Ojiambo, Head of Corporate responsibility at Safaricom
24
MAY

Encouraging more women in tech

It’s very clear that women are still under-represented in the tech industry/sector. Today we ask, How do we ensure and encourage woman more women to get into the tech sector?

GUEST: Lynette - Co-Founder & Chief Product Officer Useful and Beautiful
24
MAY

Kenya O.B: Africa Shared Value Summit

Good morning South Africa, this morning the Talking Point is still coming to you live all the way from Kenya. We are at the Radisson Blu hotel in Nairobi, for the Africa Shared Value Summit, which creates awareness of and advocates for the implementation of the Shared Value business model on the African continent. This is the second day of the Summit, and today the Summit will cover industries that are on the forefront of technological change – energy and manufacturing. The challenges facing our continent require more than good intentions: innovation will be key to Africa’s future growth. SAfm is the official media partner for the summit. This event also serves as an Africa Day Campaign for the station for the past three years. The Africa Shared Value Summit will is a platform for executives and practitioners, challenging established ideas about business by focusing on enhancing business competitiveness while improving social and environmental conditions.

Guest: Moses Musyoka-Muthui, Strategy Director of the Barclays Bank of Kenya
24
MAY

How is Africa rising and how Corporate Africa is contributing to the good news experiences to the broader world stage

How is Africa rising and how Corporate Africa is contributing to the good news experiences to the broader world stage and what African’s can do to set the tone for African Globalization?

Africa Day is a good opportunity to reflect on what there is to celebrate, explore, debate and reframe. Corporate Africa, needs to contribute more effectively the good news experiences and viewpoints to the broader world stage in meaningful, accessible and practical ways to be examined, debated and celebrated.

GUEST: Bebe Adeoye - Business consultant with over 20 years’ experience in multinational companies across Africa, Asia and Europe including companies such as Schneider Electric and BP.
23
MAY

Kenya O.B: Africa Shared Value Summit

Good morning South Africa, this morning the Talking Point is coming to you live all the way from Kenya. We are at the Radisson Blu hotel in Nairobi, for the Africa Shared Value Summit, which creates awareness of and advocates for the implementation of the Shared Value business model on the African continent. This year's Summit will take place from the 23-24 May. The theme is Africa's Business Growth - Grounded in Collaboration and the Summit's speaker tracks will focus on key African/Kenyan industries: energy, entrepreneurship, the environment, healthcare, infrastructure and manufacturing. The 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals are, as always, included in the Summit as a way for business to focus their purpose, find business opportunities, and achieve maximum impact at scale. SAfm is the official media partner for the summit. This event also serves as an Africa Day Campaign for the station for the past three years. The Africa Shared Value Summit will is a platform for executives and practitioners, challenging established ideas about business by focusing on enhancing business competitiveness while improving social and environmental conditions...

guest: Emmastella Gakuo
23
MAY

Kenya O.B: Africa Shared Value Summit

Good morning South Africa, this morning the Talking Point is coming to you live all the way from Kenya. We are at the Radisson Blu hotel in Nairobi, for the Africa Shared Value Summit, which creates awareness of and advocates for the implementation of the Shared Value business model on the African continent. This year's Summit will take place from the 23-24 May. The theme is Africa's Business Growth - Grounded in Collaboration and the Summit's speaker tracks will focus on key African/Kenyan industries: energy, entrepreneurship, the environment, healthcare, infrastructure and manufacturing. The 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals are, as always, included in the Summit as a way for business to focus their purpose, find business opportunities, and achieve maximum impact at scale. SAfm is the official media partner for the summit. This event also serves as an Africa Day Campaign for the station for the past three years. The Africa Shared Value Summit will is a platform for executives and practitioners, challenging established ideas about business by focusing on enhancing business competitiveness while improving social and environmental conditions...

guest: Kojo Parris
23
MAY

Kenya O.B: Africa Shared Value Summit

Good morning South Africa, this morning the Talking Point is coming to you live all the way from Kenya. We are at the Radisson Blu hotel in Nairobi, for the Africa Shared Value Summit, which creates awareness of and advocates for the implementation of the Shared Value business model on the African continent. This year's Summit will take place from the 23-24 May. The theme is Africa's Business Growth - Grounded in Collaboration and the Summit's speaker tracks will focus on key African/Kenyan industries: energy, entrepreneurship, the environment, healthcare, infrastructure and manufacturing. The 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals are, as always, included in the Summit as a way for business to focus their purpose, find business opportunities, and achieve maximum impact at scale. SAfm is the official media partner for the summit. This event also serves as an Africa Day Campaign for the station for the past three years. The Africa Shared Value Summit will is a platform for executives and practitioners, challenging established ideas about business by focusing on enhancing business competitiveness while improving social and environmental conditions...

GUEST: Jane Mwangi, who is the director of the KCB Foundation.
23
MAY

HOW READY ARE THE YOUTH FOR THE WORKPLACE?

South Africa has a serious unemployment problem, particularly among young people. Despite the existing initiatives from government and other stakeholders the number still continues to sky-rocket according to unemployed youth statistics. We also still live in anytime where right after varsity or even school, young people still go straight into the work environment with no preparation of how to conduct themselves or what to expect. How ready are young people for the workplace? Why is workplace readiness essential for young people to flourish in the workplace?

GUEST: Nomsa Chauke- Founder of Platfrom4Change (an NPO addressing two main areas of focus : Youth unemployment and illiteracy among young people).
23
MAY

Kenya O.B: Africa Shared Value Summit

Good morning South Africa, this morning the Talking Point is coming to you live all the way from Kenya. We are at the Radisson Blu hotel in Nairobi, for the Africa Shared Value Summit, which creates awareness of and advocates for the implementation of the Shared Value business model on the African continent. This year's Summit will take place from the 23-24 May. The theme is Africa's Business Growth - Grounded in Collaboration and the Summit's speaker tracks will focus on key African/Kenyan industries: energy, entrepreneurship, the environment, healthcare, infrastructure and manufacturing. The 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals are, as always, included in the Summit as a way for business to focus their purpose, find business opportunities, and achieve maximum impact at scale. SAfm is the official media partner for the summit. This event also serves as an Africa Day Campaign for the station for the past three years. The Africa Shared Value Summit will is a platform for executives and practitioners, challenging established ideas about business by focusing on enhancing business competitiveness while improving social and environmental conditions...

GUEST: Khanyi Chaba, Head of Responsible Business at Old Mutual Limited.
23
MAY

WHY SELF LEADERSHIP IS IMPORTANT BEFORE LEADING OTHERS

Self Leadership is having a developed sense of who you are, what you can do, where you are going coupled with the ability to influence your communication. Today we ask, how do we create a culture self-leadership first before leading others especially in today’s society?

Guest: Tshidi Pila –Founder and Managing Director of Imperative Transformation Journey, Life Coach and Talk Show host.

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