Finance professionals have to tech-up within the next three years or it's game over - new report
Finance professionals have to tech-up within the next three years or it's game over - new report

CIMA's updated Professional Qualification and CGMA Competency Framework addresses emerging digital skills gaps...

Issued by CIMA 13 Feb 2019

SingularityU South Africa aims to future-proof Africa through the finance sector
SingularityU South Africa aims to future-proof Africa through the finance sector

"Africa needs to come to grips with owning her future. If there is no plan for the future, then it is quite likely that there is no hope for the future." - Dr. Geci Karuri-Sebina...

Issued by Mann Made 7 Feb 2019

Gugu Mjadu, spokesperson for the 2019 Entrepreneur of the Year
5 investment dos and don'ts for young entrepreneurs

The government recognises entrepreneurship as a key driver of future economic growth in South Africa...

7 Feb 2019

Andrew Harding
Finance professionals must tech up or ship out

Most finance teams and professionals are not evolving their skills fast enough to account for the impact of artificial intelligence, robotic process automation and other technologies...

4 Feb 2019

Did you hear the Accounting & Finance Show's free registration is open?
Did you hear the Accounting & Finance Show's free registration is open?

Be inspired by the latest technological solutions in accountancy and finance. Hear how theatre themes are changing the finance function forever...

Issued by Terrapinn 28 Jan 2019

Jacques Coetzer , general manager at Sanlam Personal Finance: Broker Distribution
#BizTrends2019: Are financial advisors the new life coaches?

There's a natural alignment between money and life-oriented challenges and concerns...

By Jacques Coetzer 7 Jan 2019

#BestofBiz 2018: Finance
#BestofBiz 2018: Finance

Discover the most read content on Bizcommunity's Finance & Insurance site over the past year below.

18 Dec 2018

Helping SA companies to get serious about innovation
Helping SA companies to get serious about innovation

South Africa fares poorly when it comes to innovation in part because many organisations have no clear guidelines on what innovation actually entails...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 12 Nov 2018

Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus
Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus

A comprehensive B2B Recruitment Focus from December 2018 to February 2019 will ensure that Bizcommunity is the go-to destination for all the B2B news you'll need to plan your HR and recruitment strategies in 2019...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 23 Oct 2018

IT and the green economy identified as future-orientated businesses in South Africa
IT and the green economy identified as future-orientated businesses in South Africa

Leading global financial services firm J.P. Morgan has been supporting a number of companies to conduct in-depth research into the SME sector...

Issued by Gordon Institute of Business Science 15 Oct 2018

The best Biz summer holiday (content) package ever!
The best Biz summer holiday (content) package ever!

Feeling a bit state-capsized, swept along by more waves than a cryptocurrency chart? Here are some life-saving festive content ideas...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 15 Oct 2018

How to future-proof a career in finance
How to future-proof a career in finance

Managing up will be more important than ever in the loose-limbed gig economy, says Dr Tim London, UCT Graduate School of Business - who will be speaking at African Finance Indaba this week...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 2 Oct 2018

What do mindfulness and finance have in common?
What do mindfulness and finance have in common?

At first glance, absolutely nothing. The former is all about consciousness and 'being in the moment', while the latter is all about cold, hard data. But in reality, they are inextricably linked...

Issued by Red & Yellow 27 Sep 2018

Alfred Ramosedi
Getting the balance right: Board members, skills and influence

The importance of influential board members, with a diversity of skills and experience, cannot be underestimated. They have the power to determine the rise and fall of companies through their influence and leadership...

20 Sep 2018

Standard Bank turns #GoodFollowsGood into stationery
Standard Bank turns #GoodFollowsGood into stationery

Standard Bank has launched a social campaign on Twitter to turn tweets into tangible educational tools...

6 Sep 2018

Kathryn Main, founder of Money Savvy Kids and Mainmultimedia.
#WomensMonth: Be brave, be bold, don't let anyone push you around

Kathryn Main is a single mom of three boys, former sales manager of Sawubona magazine, and founder of Mainmultimedia and Money Savvy Kids (MSK). She explains why working for herself was not an option but a necessity, her personal financial education journey and why she doesn't want the next generation to go through what she went through...

By Leigh Andrews 23 Aug 2018

Sibonile Dube
#WomensMonth: Confidence and support networks are the keys to empowerment

Women's empowerment, career development and mentorship programmes a compelling narrative for companies...

17 Aug 2018

Rashied Small, executive: education, training and membership at the South African Institute of Professional Accountants
Upskilling accountants for a digitally disruptive world

The greatest challenge that the accounting and auditing profession faces today is investing in the education and training that is needed to keep up with the change of pace in the environment...

By Rashied Small 30 Jul 2018

Push for economic transformation continues
Push for economic transformation continues

Government is pushing ahead in implementing the ring-fencing of certain economic sectors to achieve economic transformation, says Deputy President David Mabuza...

20 Jul 2018

Kalane Rampai, director at PwC
When compliance doesn't come naturally

Embedding compliance into business solutions as more than a tick-the-box, rule based process at the end of any transaction or activity requires a change in mindset at C-suite level...

11 Jul 2018

Vision 2030 winners announced
Vision 2030 winners announced

The annual Vision 2030 Awards honour the achievements and share the success stories of organisations, enterprises and individuals that actively demonstrate alignment to the South African government's Nine-Point Plan to boost economic growth and achieve the milestones set by the National Development Plan (NDP)...

Issued by Topco Media 27 Jun 2018

Breaking the mould on traditional CA job options
Breaking the mould on traditional CA job options

With the spotliglight on the ethics and integrity of the major players in the auditing sector, landing an opportunity to do your training as a chartered accountant (CA) at a Big Four firms may no longer be all its cracked up to be...

5 Jun 2018

Lindiwe Miyambu, African Bank’s group executive: human capital
Current digital skills training doesn't cut it in the financial sector

When it comes to digital skills and the future skills needed for the workplace, the current training of potential employees for the financial sector in the higher institutions of learning is lacking...

31 May 2018

Personal finance tips for students to prepare for the real world
Personal finance tips for students to prepare for the real world

Having been a student and in the working world, there are some things I wish that I had known about earlier that would have helped me with personal finance tips...

By Laeeka Khan, Issued by Damelin 29 May 2018

Be smart with your money
Be smart with your money

As a grown-up now, the one thing I wish my parents taught and impressed upon me is smart financial habits. I've always drowned and struggled with budgeting and keeping track of where my money goes...

By Nana Zuke, Issued by ICESA 29 May 2018

Soria Hay, head of corporate finance at Bravura
B-BBEE codes focus on ownership and skills

The Department of Trade and Industry's (dti) proposed amendments to its Codes of Good Practice on broad-based black economic empowerment (B-BBEE) focus on ownership and skills development.

By Soria Hay 22 May 2018

Nathen Pillay, sales director for applications at Oracle South Africa
Where is the bank employee in the digital experience?

Banks are already shaping what their future will look like in a world of digital disruption, by evolving as the technology becomes more readily available to end users...

By Nathen Pillay 17 May 2018

SA's biggest board-meeting to address youth unemployment and education
SA's biggest board-meeting to address youth unemployment and education

Business leaders agree that collective action is required from all sectors to address youth unemployment and education...

11 May 2018

Get hustling with DJ Sbu and Hustlers Academy
Get hustling with DJ Sbu and Hustlers Academy

Sbusiso Leope, better known as DJ Sbu, has partnered with the 3Sixty Financial Services Group with the aim to develop the minds and ability of young hustlers in South Africa with his own learning institution - The Hustlers Academy...

10 May 2018

Personal finance tips to help you get ahead in life
Personal finance tips to help you get ahead in life

Financial planning is essential in order to enjoy greater financial success. Here are some personal finance tips to help you get ahead in life...

By Laeeka Khan, Issued by ICESA 8 May 2018

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