The world is more interdependent and interconnected than ever before. Technology is ensuring the free flow of ideas, information and energy; creative co-operation and influence; and is bringing change across the globe that is happening at an unprecedented and accelerated rate.
By Gisèle Wertheim Aymés 25 Jan 2013 12:59
The recent global recession has changed our world forever. In a new digital age, characterised by oversupply and too many product types in almost every market, the challenge for companies will be to locate and capture pools of high-profit demand and be able to move with speed and flexibility to take advantage of them. Here are 11 trends for 2011.
By Gisèle Wertheim Aymés 18 Jan 2011 14:17
Unquestionably, 2010 will be a more positive year for the South African media, marketing and communications industry, not least of which will be the fruition of many years of passion and commitment to host of the 2010 FIFA World Cup.
By Gisèle Wertheim Aymés 12 Jan 2010 10:46
First National Bank CEO Michael Jordaan unwittingly sparked a public debate on the future of newspapers recently. Writing in the bank's weekly email newsletter, he asked employees whether they'd be willing to help the company save more than R1 million a year — and spare the environment — by reading news online instead of having it subscribe to newspapers.
By Gisèle Wertheim Aymés 6 Oct 2009 12:11