Kading, Chantal

Crafting your Professional Supply Chain Brand Equity

Gauteng Regionals

Chantal Kading

Founding Member and Managing Director, The People Shop, South Africa


The presentation will be a practical interactive session allowing attendees to take a holistic view on their career path, personal and professional branding. Longevity requires your professional brand to have muscle memory, enough depth and character in your toolbox to make you stand out. The Unusual that is memorable enough that you are top of mind of decision makers with opportunities which would progress your career. Strategic Planning of Me Inc., is essential that you take a conscious and proactive approach to your career. In order to be deemed an asset, you need to know yourself, your end goal and what you value. Using psychometric tools, a deep insight into what matters to each individual will be elicited. The secret is not about skills but how to craft commercial brand equity.

About Chantal Kading

Celebrating more than a decade as the Career Consultancy and Executive Search and Recruitment firm to the Supply Chain Management Profession. She holds a Bachelor of Science Honors in Psychology from the University of Stellenbosch, and NMP from Wits Business School. She is a registered Psychometrist with the HPCSA and Certified Master NLP Practitioner through the American Board of NLP and Master Time Line Therapy Practitioner. She is a member of the Golden Key Society, Sapics and currently serves on the Vice Chairperson for CIPS Western Cape.

Chantal has managed large talent acquisition and executive searches for blue chip companies undergoing major supply chain redesign and organizational transformation. People Shop has designed a career focused recruitment process, with services including Career Assessment and Mapping, Executive Coaching, as well as Life and Career Coaching

She is passionate about driving Professionalism within the Supply Chain Profession and elevating this discipline into the board room. She does motivational speaking to High School students and Unemployed Youth through the Amy Biehl Foundation, on life skills and career orientation as well as runs Career Clinics for Students and professionals. Her personal Mission Statement, to Raise Corporate and Social Consciousness by Forging and Nurturing Raw Talent!