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Third consecutive level one B-BBEE rating for Samsung South Africa
Third consecutive level one B-BBEE rating for Samsung South AfricaArticle

Samsung achieved a third successive Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) level one contribution status...

Issued by Samsung South Africa 1 day ago

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Coming out of the Covid crisis a stronger franchiseArticle

Where there is a crisis, there are opportunities, and the franchise industry is implementing the hard lessons gained from the pandemic to chart a prosperous future...

16 Apr 2021

An inclusive, empowered society: Cyril Ramaphosa Foundation is working to get it right
An inclusive, empowered society: Cyril Ramaphosa Foundation is working to get it rightArticle

For the Cyril Ramaphosa Foundation, progress in education and enterprise development is the most direct means of improving the quality of life for South Africa's people and advancing the foundation's purpose to develop an inclusive and empowered society...

Issued by Cyril Ramaphosa Foundation 11 Feb 2021

Top 10 announced for Invest Cape Town | Business Hub GreenPitch Challenge 2021
Top 10 announced for Invest Cape Town | Business Hub GreenPitch Challenge 2021Article

Invest Cape Town and The Business Hub, initiatives of the City of Cape Town, in partnership with GreenCape, invited innovators and entrepreneurs with economically viable green economy innovation business ideas to enter the Invest Cape Town | Business Hub GreenPitch Challenge 2021...

Issued by GreenCape 3 Feb 2021

Afda launches two cutting edge, collaboration-driven courses for 2021
Afda launches two cutting edge, collaboration-driven courses for 2021Article

Afda is proud to launch a one-year, full-time, collaboration-driven postgraduate diploma in innovation for 2021 on our Johannesburg and Cape Town campuses as well as a three-year cutting edge bachelor of creative writing degree course...

Earle Holmes, Issued by AFDA 29 Jan 2021

Six technologies for enhanced fraud risk management
Six technologies for enhanced fraud risk managementArticle

In the age of digital transformation, fraud risk management methods are ripe for reinvention. Businesses are incorporating multiple levels of tech-driven defense methods and systems. Such software systems are geared towards the accumulation of verified customer data with which to manage risk effectively...

Issued by Bitventure 4 Jan 2021

The Afda Hybrid Graduation Festival 2020
The Afda Hybrid Graduation Festival 2020Article

The annual Afda Graduation Festival will take on a hybrid format in Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban and Port Elizabeth from the 3-15 December 2020...

Earle Holmes, Issued by AFDA 24 Nov 2020

How do CSPs go about achieving true digital transformation?
How do CSPs go about achieving true digital transformation?Article

Communications service providers need to transform their businesses to compete in the country's highly competitive communications landscape. However, digital transformation is a journey, which takes time, and there are many tasks to undertake on the way...

Pikie Monaheng 17 Nov 2020

#FluxTrendsMasterclass: Sylvester Chauke shares how businesses should innovate
#FluxTrendsMasterclass: Sylvester Chauke shares how businesses should innovateArticle

Bronwyn Williams, partner at Flux Trends, interviewed Sylvester Chauke at the Alinea Innovation Master Class to find out South African businesses can use innovation to become more resilient and sustainable...

28 Oct 2020

#FluxTrendsMasterclass: How brands can connect with Generation Z
#FluxTrendsMasterclass: How brands can connect with Generation ZArticle

Dion Chang, founder of Flux Trends, interviewed Praise Majwafi a young marketing consultant and creative at the Alinea Marketing Master Class to find out South African businesses can connect with the next consumer...

22 Oct 2020

Afda introduces BCom in Business Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Port Elizabeth campus for 2021
Afda introduces BCom in Business Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Port Elizabeth campus for 2021Article

The fourth industrial revolution is well underway and it is shaping up some of the most significant opportunities and challenges of our lifetime...

Earle Holmes, Issued by AFDA 16 Oct 2020

How continuous learning helps business to innovate
How continuous learning helps business to innovateArticle

For businesses to remain competitive, they need to innovate, adapt, motivate and encourage their employees to expand their skill set and gain expertise. At the core of this, employees need sufficient and continuous learning and training to contribute to the success of the organisation - a win-win for businesses and employees...

7 Oct 2020

Tokoloshe The Calling gets selected at Durban International Film Festival
Tokoloshe The Calling gets selected at Durban International Film FestivalArticle

Afda Durban lecturer, film director, producer and AfdaMaster of Arts (MA) graduate, Richard Green's master's degree outcome horror film, Tokoloshe The Calling, has been officially selected to screen at the Durban International Film Festival this year...

Earle Holmes, Issued by AFDA 8 Sep 2020

The Annual Afda Experimental Festival
The Annual Afda Experimental FestivalArticle

The Afda Experimental Festival 2020 will not be televised, the festival will be no re-run, the festival will be brought to you online, worldwide and live...

Earle Holmes, Issued by AFDA 14 Aug 2020

Amazon's Paul Misener on the link between innovation and diversity
Amazon's Paul Misener on the link between innovation and diversityArticle

Amazon veteran Paul Misener shared insight into how the e-commerce giant approaches innovation and the profound role a diverse workforce plays in this process...

Lauren Hartzenberg 21 Jul 2020

AI can turbo-charge your business
AI can turbo-charge your businessArticle

Medium businesses are more likely to reap the benefits of the early-stage disrupters - for example, AI-led software companies tackling business problems...

Sabine Dedering 13 Jul 2020

Today's business leaders speaking to tomorrow
Today's business leaders speaking to tomorrowArticle

African business and entrepreneurs are known for making a noticeable difference by building and growing brilliant business while creating much-need jobs on our continent...

Issued by TLC Marketing Worldwide 9 Jun 2020

Are you ready for the 4IR?
Are you ready for the 4IR?Article

Business leaders are currently facing two high-level challenges: the need for business model innovation and identifying how best to use the next generation of technologies...

1 Jun 2020

Covid-19 a shot in the arm for e-commerce
Covid-19 a shot in the arm for e-commerceArticle

Online retail may account for under 2% of total retail sales in South Africa, but the Covid-19 pandemic is encouraging consumers to switch to digital shopping and payment alternatives...

Lauren Hartzenberg 25 May 2020

Reassuring and serving customers during a crisis
Reassuring and serving customers during a crisisArticle

With the current Covid-19 pandemic, financial services providers worldwide have come under unprecedented pressure...

25 May 2020

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Cape Town's creative firms are business innovators - but they're vulnerableArticle

Rhodes University research findings show that there is an agile group of mostly small, highly innovative, firms that combine cultural and digital skills to meet market demand...

Jen Snowball 22 May 2020

The shift to a Digital Platform Economy
The shift to a Digital Platform EconomyArticle

Ever had that experience where you were chatting or texting someone about a topic and the next thing you know, you log onto your social media pages and find either an advertisement or suggestion on the very same topic?

Kirtan Sita 14 May 2020

The answer to business growth is innovation
The answer to business growth is innovationArticle

In the midst of a major technology revolution, South Africa continues to face multiple challenges such as high unemployment, slow economic growth and declining productivity to mention a few...

Vukani Mngxati 3 May 2020

Intelligence is everything for the business
Intelligence is everything for the businessArticle

As emergent technology and digital innovation take centre stage, it is time to differentiate between Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Business Intelligence (BI)...

Craig Van Rooyen 30 Apr 2020

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4 ways brands should switch up their social media during Covid-19Article

Social distancing doesn't mean you have to become anti-social. If anything, brands should be more social than ever before. But it's how they do it, that counts, writes Natalie Pool, head of social at VMLY&R South Africa...

Natalie Pool 1 Apr 2020

Finding a fresh approach to car ownership with FlexClub
Finding a fresh approach to car ownership with FlexClubArticle

Tinashe Ruzane has always been fascinated by products that scale massively to support underserved customers...

Evan-Lee Courie 25 Feb 2020

#Newsmaker: Wesley Diphoko, Fast Company SA's new editor-in-chief
#Newsmaker: Wesley Diphoko, Fast Company SA's new editor-in-chiefArticle

Fast Company magazine recently announced the appointment of Wesley Diphoko as editor-in-chief...

Jessica Tennant 20 Feb 2020

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4 important steps for delivering an Industry 4.0 factory and supply chainArticle

In Africa, several developments are presenting opportunities for organisations that adopt Industry 4.0 technologies to capture significant market share and gain global relevance...

Baljeet Nagi 17 Feb 2020

The cloud - a key enabler of business innovation
The cloud - a key enabler of business innovationArticle

Consequently, the role of the CIO has become that of executioner of the corporate strategy, which requires that they have an IT strategy that is aligned with business innovation.

7 Feb 2020

Swipe iX sets eyes on the cloud computing market
Swipe iX sets eyes on the cloud computing marketArticle

With their heads in the cloud and feet firmly planted on the ground, Swipe iX is shifting their focus towards cloud-based digital solutions...

10 Jan 2020

#BestofBiz 2019: HR & Management
#BestofBiz 2019: HR & ManagementArticle

We've compiled our annual #BestofBiz 2019 lists across all our industries featuring our most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views. Discover the most read content on Bizcommunity's Human Resources & Management site over the past year below...

16 Dec 2019

AFDA launches a collaboration-driven Postgraduate Diploma in Innovation for 2020
AFDA launches a collaboration-driven Postgraduate Diploma in Innovation for 2020Article

AFDA's launched a one-year, full-time Postgraduate Diploma in Innovation for 2020 on their Johannesburg and Cape Town campuses...

Earle Holmes, Issued by AFDA 13 Dec 2019

#BizTrends2020: Digital ecosystems will drive digital businesses
#BizTrends2020: Digital ecosystems will drive digital businessesArticle

Digital ecosystems will drive digital businesses in 2020 - so what can we expect?

Grant Bennett 9 Dec 2019

A BCom to empower Africa's youth towards a brighter future
A BCom to empower Africa's youth towards a brighter futureArticle

AFDA has identified the possibilities of growing the AFDA School of Business Innovation & Technology...

Earle Holmes, Issued by AFDA 5 Dec 2019

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#DesignIndaba2020: Dates announced as it gears up to celebrate 25 years of cultural inventionArticle

Design Indaba has announced its dates for the 2020 conference and its yearly lineup as it gears up for the 25th edition of the event...

29 Nov 2019

FNB Business Innovations Awards 2019 winners revealed
FNB Business Innovations Awards 2019 winners revealedArticle

The overall winners of the 2019 FNB Business Innovation Awards (FNB BIA) have been announced...

26 Nov 2019

Samsung on a mission to identify and support black industrialists
Samsung on a mission to identify and support black industrialistsArticle

Working in partnership with the dti, Samsung aims to create substantial employment in the e-waste sector...

Issued by Samsung 13 Nov 2019

Discover emerging young creatives at the AFDA Graduation Festival 2019
Discover emerging young creatives at the AFDA Graduation Festival 2019Article

The AFDA Graduation Festival 2019 will showcase over 130 productions from the respective AFDA campuses...

Earle Holmes, Issued by AFDA 28 Oct 2019

Capitalising on the Software-Defined Data Centre
Capitalising on the Software-Defined Data CentreArticle

The Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC) combines exceptional performance with unprecedented flexibility, enabling IT assets and IT organisations to operate and change at the speed of business...

18 Oct 2019

A solution that supports business growth in sector verticals
A solution that supports business growth in sector verticalsArticle

ERP solutions are designed to boost your business's overall ability to deliver the best product or solution to your market. Oracle NetSuite's cloud-based ERP solution takes your specific industry into account to ensure this is achieved...

Issued by Oracle NetSuite 2 Oct 2019

Samsung R&D Academy to drive youth skills development - applications open
Samsung R&D Academy to drive youth skills development - applications openArticle

Just weeks after unveiling its R280-million Equity Equivalent Investment Programme (EEIP), Samsung South Africa has announced its Research and Development (R&D) Academy Project...

8 Aug 2019

The AFDA guide to Open Day 2019
The AFDA guide to Open Day 2019Article

Ready to arrive for Open Day at your nearest AFDA campus? We've put together a guide so that you can get the very best out of your AFDA Open Day experience...

Issued by AFDA 25 Jul 2019

Future-proof your CX with robust innovation management
Future-proof your CX with robust innovation managementArticle

The customer experience has evolved rapidly in the past decade. Change is the only constant so what works today won't necessarily work tomorrow...

Calton Nhando 1 Jul 2019

Young creative talent at AFDA Experimental Festival 2019
Young creative talent at AFDA Experimental Festival 2019Article

The annual AFDA Experimental Festival promises to be an eye-popping and mind-boggling experience across their four AFDA campuses...

Issued by AFDA 3 Jun 2019

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