It's an airline-related set of musings this week...
By Brendan Seery 1 Sep 2015 14:00
In today's business world, video conferencing is becoming an increasingly popular way of staying connected. As technology becomes cheaper and easier to use, many companies are finding video conferencing to be a very efficient method for communicating with their sales prospects, customers and employees.
By Charles Mburugu 1 Sep 2015 09:09
South Africa's newest specialist broadcast monitoring company, Digeratus, has enjoyed an exciting first month of trade. CEO Jane Duminy is very happy with the market response to the new venture, and believes it is based on Digeratus' client focus. "We are very much driven by what the client wants," she says. "We are happy to work ad hoc in a crisis situation, or to offer reliable ongoing across the board monitoring."
Issued by Digeratus 31 Aug 2015 11:12
Relevance is a minimum requirement When looking to grow in African markets, many business owners have a vague understanding of how truly diverse and complex the continent really is. While they can appreciate this complexity on a theoretical level, many fail to uncover deep insights into these markets and therefore find practical and successful implementation of market propositions difficult. As a result, many brands miss the mark - and fail to resonate or carry any relevance with African consumers.
The second annual Top Brands Conference, hosted by Times Media Events, in association with the Sunday Times was held in Sandton earlier this week. This was followed by the Sunday Times Top Brands Awards...
28 Aug 2015 07:44
In this always-connected world where anyone is just a click of a button away, too many of us are concentrating on the button instead of the customer...
By Scott Cundill 28 Aug 2015 06:31
To an outsider who does not understand the work it may look like we draw lots of pictures, talk too much, ask people invasive repetitive questions and then play back the answers. To the insiders who adore customer-centred innovation and design, it is a craft that produces collaborative art.
By Chantel Botha 27 Aug 2015 12:22
How an expert matchmaker 'sells' you to others
Issued by Perfect Partners 27 Aug 2015 10:10
On 25 August 2015, Facebook launched the Moments App on the App Store and Google Play in South Africa. This standalone app gives users a quick, easy way to give photos to friends and get photos back...
27 Aug 2015 08:46
If it ain't broke, don't fix it - and the ANC wants the DA-led City of Cape Town to learn this the hard way...
26 Aug 2015 08:19
Twenty-seven million pieces of digital content shared on the internet in one day. That's one bit of content - a video, an article, a photograph, perhaps an infographic - for every second person in South Africa, every 24 hours. Over a year, that balloons to nearly 10 billion pieces of content, overtaking the number of people on Earth.
By Riaan Wolmarans, Issued by Metropolitan Republic 26 Aug 2015 07:05