Ashleigh supports the AIMS South Africa teams with talent management projects, including assessments, research and development of HR offerings. She has a special interest in sustainable organisational development and the future of work. While teaching English in China, after school, her interest in different cultures and how this relates to organisational culture was born. She […]

Junior Consultant

So, you work in HR.  An HR Professional. Living the dream. But behind that super(wo)manly smile, you are fighting to keep head above soup laced with minimising your carbon emissions, pandemic requirements and PPE, remote work issues, pay demands, grievances and grudges not to mention the usual processes and recruitment challenges….Oh yes and May is […]


Many African people have an innate ability to adapt during times of shortage and hardship and can find gratitude and happiness in the mundane of everyday life. Why is this? With many African countries suffering from lack of infrastructure, extreme poverty and even lack of basic needs like running water and electricity, visitors often comment […]


4 November 2021 During the week of 25 – 29 October 2021 AIMS International hosted it’s second virtual Annual General Meeting. The opening session managed to garner attendances from nearly 100 colleagues, spread over 50 different countries across the globe The week saw key focus being put on topics such as “Digital Transformation”, “Sustainability”, “Partner […]


Sustainability trends concerning the food industry 14 October 2021 You need to be part of the change. This is the message from the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations as we celebrate World Food Day on 16 October 2021. Juggling topics like food security, starvation and wastefulness, the focus of this most important […]


While we celebrate World Tourism Day on 27 September this year, one cannot help but be concerned about the millions of jobs lost in this sector over the last two years.  This important industry employs some of the most vulnerable in our communities worldwide.  We should not underestimate the long term impact the pandemic will […]