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Business / The Star Business - 4 months ago

Taking stock: The plastics debate

As the year comes to a close, it is vital to take stock of the past 12 months, with a view to celebrating wins in the year, as well as reflecting on mistakes made. One such win was the implementation of the plastics ban. Through this move, more than...

Business / The Star Business - 4 months ago

2017 in the eyes of the markets

As we roll towards the end of the year, Tennyson's poem In Memoriam came to my mind Ring out, wild bells, to the wild sky, The flying cloud, the frosty light: The year is dying in the night; Ring out, wild bells, and let him die. I thought we sh...

Business / The Star Business - 5 months ago

Things Kenyatta must address in 2nd term

The promises that President Kenyatta made at his second inauguration seem hard to argue with: Universal healthcare? It would be a relief to an enormous number of people if falling ill no longer meant bankruptcy, or avoidable death. Home ownership? Bu...

Business / The Star Business - 5 months ago

Employees need to fit your culture

Amid the general wailing and gnashing of teeth that surrounds the millennial discussion, one occasionally happens upon something sensible. I’ve been reading about how the online entertainment brand Netflix sets expectations for employee contri...