Insights

We’ve prepared a set of resources to get you thinking about some of the big questions that professionals face in the workplace. We’d love to hear your responses, so feel free to leave us a comment or reach out to us at hello@merakicollective.co.za.

Learn by watching? Check out our bite-sized videos.
Learn by reading? Dig into a thinkpiece or activity-based blog.
Why does no one talk about Innovation?
Surprised by the title? Yeah, so was I when I got to thinking about this. Everyone loves to say the
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Comfortable? Then you’re not learning.
Ever been told you should “step outside your comfort zone”? I’ve heard it said in contexts where managers have wanted
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The Cult of Culture
We all love talking about workplace culture. The culture of an organization. Values-based culture, service culture, or a toxic culture.
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Inclusion
  History has it that humans evolved somewhere in southern Africa, and then over the course of many centuries, we
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Want employee engagement? Transform, don’t transact!
There are any number of tools on the market designed to enable and increase employee engagement: platforms that make remote
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Managing “in” – yes, it’s a thing!
Traditionally, management has been about managing downwards – leading and supporting a team of people to the achievement of a
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So you think you’re a people-person?!
We’ve all done it – in job interviews, in our elevator pitches, in networking conversations with potential contacts – we
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Unhappy at work? It might be because you’ve got a job, not a vocation.
When someone complains that they’re unhappy at work, my first question to them is this: “Is this your job, or
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Use LinkedIn like a PRO!
LinkedIn is a powerful tool, but, as Spiderman reminds us, with great power comes great responsibility. Are you wielding LinkedIn
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