Black Friday Spikes Turnover for SMEs

Even though it is tempting to relegate Black Friday as just another marketing gimmick, the reality is that it signifies the start of a month-long consumer spending frenzy that significantly […]

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Archiving-as-a-Service: From dial-up to free up

From finding space to setting it free, archiving has come a long way since the day of the dial-up modem, writes Danie Marais (above), Director of Product Management at Redstor. […]

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Lack of financial knowledge a threat to lasting change for students

The introduction of free tertiary education has been hailed by many as an important step towards South Africa’s overall economic transformation. But low levels of financial literacy amongst students could […]

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Decision Inc. migrates Khumani to SharePoint

Complete migration to Microsoft SharePoint enables Khumani Iron Ore Mine to significantly streamline processes and improve efficiencies. Khumani Iron Ore Mine has appointed Decision Inc. to assist it with implementing […]

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The lucrative world of short-term rentals

Investors looking to buy a property offshore can potentially recoup their money faster through short-term rentals than traditional letting options, all the while earning income in a foreign currency. This […]

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5.7 MILLION JOBS IN DANGER IF SA NOT DIGITALLY READY IN 7 YEARS

With 35 percent of all jobs in South Africa (almost 5.7 million jobs) currently at risk of total digital automation within a mere 7 years,  the country could see a […]

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‘Cyril Spring’: Rise of the SMEs

SME’s are investing in their businesses and taking more risks than ever before to capitalise on the ‘Cyril Spring’ unleashed by South Africa’s new President. It’s already shaping up to […]

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How honest employees become criminals

Jorina van Rensburg, Managing Director at Condyn, shares her insight into how to keep the people who drive your business on the right side of the road. We have been […]

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AlphaCode calls on SA to become a fintech centre of excellence

“No reason why South Africa cannot follow the UK and Singapore in becoming a fintech centre of excellence,” says head of AlphaCode, a club for fintech entrepreneurs. “Now that the South African […]

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Fourth Industrial Revolution ruled by data and analytics

Alistair Maxwell, Head of Strategic Consulting at Decision Inc., is excited about the potential for Africa to drive the Fourth Industrial Revolution by maximising the value of data and analytics. The Internet of […]

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Apps creating a more digitally engaged insurer

In an increasingly competitive insurance industry, lifestyle apps are proving to be real game-changers, says SilverBridge’s Nelson Camara. Customer engagement is a priority for any business. In the insurance sector, organisations […]

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Senior leaders the hot ticket in Africa’s booming fintech sector

With the rapid and sustained growth of the fintech sector in East Africa, in particular in Kenya, there has been a sharp rise in demand for skilled leaders to fill […]

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Thinking big with customer service

Small business personalisation for big business customer service is where it’s at, writes Wynand Smit, CEO of INOVO Remember the little shop on the corner where the owner knew your […]

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The dangers of using spreadsheets for Financial Planning & Analysis

The spreadsheet has become such a ubiquitous tool in finance that people hardly notice it anymore, writes Andries van den Berg (Business Manager: FP&A, Decision Inc.) In a world where […]

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