#NewBDC for Talent Management


Botswana Development Corporation (BDC) Managing Director Mr Bashi Gaetsaloe was the headline speaker at the “Talent Management Conference” held on the 7th August 2014 at Cresta Lodge. The event which was organised by Knowledge Resources was aimed at promoting talent management within organisations to help improve productivity and efficiency.

The MD shared his vision for the #NewBDC which aims at moving towards having new exciting ventures and high energy tasks. “The New BDC is looking into venturing into untapped opportunities to deliver big, in a nutshell BDC is #Seriousaboutbusiness.” he explained to the delegates. When sharing his experience about building high performance teams and nurturing talent his emphasis was mostly on creating something new, creating energy and inspiring people by allowing them to be part of an exciting venture. Mr Gaetsaloe explained that the #NewBDC brings new business strategies and policies which will bring excitement and energy to the Development Financier.

 Mr Gaetsaloe further highlighted the intention of building a new BDC operating under an appropriate and relevant mandate and business model with the right set of skills. “BDC will therefore run under a new organizational structure which requires talent management hence the need to have inspired people who are ready to deliver big” he concluded.

Mr. Gaetsaloe was Guest Speaker alongside Malebogo Mpugwa, Head of Human Resources for DeBeers Sightholder Sales. Debbie Craig, Founder and MD, Catalyst Consulting, Belia NEL , Managing Director, ImprovID Performance Consulting (Pty) Ltd, Batsho Dambe-Groth, Principle Consultant, Resource Logic, Poppy Charity Moribame, Human Resources Manager, Motor Vehicle Accident Fund.