Creating an ecosystem for improved medical decision-making

Yaseen Khan, Chief Executive Officer at EMGuidance, highlights the urgent need for rapid changes in local healthcare.   Poor point-of-care medical decision-making costs the healthcare sector billions of rand every year, while thousands of patients […]

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How technology is driving retail in Africa

Arshad Abba, the South African MD responsible for Africa and joint Vice-President  of Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) Canback, reports on how the digital era is changing the ways and means of retail across Africa.   […]

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Cash in on coupons

Kalon Venture Partners and the Smollan Group have invested R14m in tech startup SnapnSave.   Bright future for discount vouchers Kalon Venture Partners (formerly Grotech) and Smollan Group SA both acquired a minority stake in […]

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Mitigate market disruption by maximizing customer experience

As industries across the board find themselves having to transform to keep up with a digital economy, customer experience (CX) is playing a significant role in providing businesses with opportunities for innovation and sustainability, writes […]

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A new social contract between man and machine

Gary Pinkus, Managing Partner for McKinsey & Company in North America, believes automation isn’t the greatest fear… rather, it’s that we aren’t asking the right questions Automation: it’s either seen as a harbinger of doom […]

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So long, traditional employment

Jon Foster-Pedley, Dean and Director of Henley Business School Africa, ponders our working future in the light of business sustainability, education and digital disruption   The digital disruption world is upon us and it’s going […]

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A new magazine is born

Welcome to u|Chief Welcome to a brand new business and leadership magazine – u|Chief. Designed as a digital magazine (we call it a Softmag©), u|Chief is designed to be easy to read on a computer screen […]

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