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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

Chantell’s interview with 567 Cape Talk, 06 November 2019

The Springboks winning the 2019 Rugby World Cup has galvanised South African political and economic commentators to call for momentum and to translate the #StrongerTogether mantra into a broader national perspective. In this edition of her regular spot as an analyst for 567 Cape Talk host Kieno Kammies, Chantell suggests an even broader perspective. It’s probably not…

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Chantell’s interview with 567 Cape Talk, 16 October 2019

Airports are probably not your favourite place to be, but in this edition of her regular spot as an analyst for 567 Cape Talk host Kieno Kammies, Chantell provides a strategist’s perspective of airports. It includes an explanation of why one of South Africa’s smallest towns has an international airport. Ironically, Chantell was stuck in…

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Chantell’s interview with 567 Cape Talk, 8 October 2019

On Wednesday 8 October, Chantell was on her regular spot as a trends analyst for Kieno Kammies on 567 Cape Talk. On this occasion, Chantell provided arguments for the controversial proposed changes to the South African education system that would see learners able to leave school with a certificate at the end of Grade 7…

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Mitch’s interview with 567 Cape Talk, 2 October 2019

With the Brexit deadline now mere weeks away and Britain’s PM Boris Johnson sounding increasingly frustrated, Mitch stepped in to present the regular mindofafox feature on 567 Cape Talk. Mitch is especially well-versed in the topic at hand. With regular host Kieno Kammies away, EWN journalist Melanie Rice fired away with the questions. Mitch explains…

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Breaking Futures: The latest attack on Saudi Arabia is a game-changer

In an article I posted on this website in May this year, I said the following: “With America on the one hand walking out of the nuclear agreement with Iran and applying really tough sanctions to bring the country to its knees, and Iran on the other hand saying it might go back to enriching…

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Chantell’s interview with 567 Cape Talk 28 August 2019

On Wednesday 28 August, Chantell was on her regular spot as a trends analyst for Kieno Kammies, the weekday breakfast show host on 567 Cape Talk. On this occasion, Chantell connects dots from the G7 Summit, the worrying imbalance in the global digital agenda, and how a South African-based company is about to change that…

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