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    chantell ilbury

    chantell ilbury

    Facilitator, specialist speaker, lecturer and best-selling author; former entrepreneur.
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    clem sunter

    clem sunter

    Specialist speaker, facilitator, and best-selling author. Former Anglo American executive.
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    mitch ilbury

    mitch ilbury

    Strategic intelligence and security specialist; scenario simulation and game theorist.
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opinion & articles

Growing Foxes on the shoulders of giants

By Clem Sunter. The education system is ripe for revolution; and it is inspired by the thinking of five intellectual giants. In a presentation I gave last week in Johannesburg, I talked a bit about the programme called ‘Growing Foxes’ which Chantell Ilbury and I are running at a private school for girls in London….

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The US invaded Iraq in 2003… will it be North Korea in 2018?

There’s mounting concern around the world that history is set to repeat itself in 2018, and under similarly dubious circumstances. One big difference though … the United States (US) is confronting a far more formidable foe in modern-day North Korea, than it was fifteen years ago in Iraq.

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Rare chance for SA to reset its ethical compass

By Chantell Ilbury. Amidst the current political turmoil, South Africa sits with a strategic opportunity As SA hurtles headlong towards the expected chair-tossing anarchy of the ANC’s 54th national conference in December, it has a rare opportunity: to reset its ethical compass. The benefits for business would be profound. South Africans have become inured to…

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Seoul and Cape Town under threats

By Clem Sunter. Nowadays I ask one simple question in any talk I give: how do you know for certain when a bubble is a bubble? The answer is, only when it bursts. We all live in bubbles; and a major purpose of identifying the flags changing the future is to be aware of the…

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Protecting the Wild Un

Why is China standing by the variable, Rodman-loving Rocket Man when he’s just a hop, skip and nuclear bomb away from its border? Surely it’s like trying to enjoy a good bubble bath with a young dennis the menace standing over you with a toaster?

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Boris Baketh a Bun Fight

Boris Johnson reminds us never to laugh off the court jester.

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