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OneDayOnly index unpacks changes in online shopper behaviourArticle

OneDayOnly has released the results of its second ODOmeter, an index the company launched last year to better understand SA's online consumer behaviour...

23 Apr 2021

Here are the hottest property features in a WFH world
Here are the hottest property features in a WFH worldArticle

It is now clear that many of the changes in working, commuting and learning patterns that have come about because of the Covid-19 pandemic will become permanent adjustments for a great number of families...

Berry Everitt 22 Apr 2021

3 careers to consider if you want to permanently WFH
3 careers to consider if you want to permanently WFHArticle

After the experiences of last year, many people returning to the office are reconsidering their priorities and vision for their future...

21 Apr 2021

5 traits of successful remote workers
5 traits of successful remote workersArticle

Recruiting the right talent is arguably the most important element of a successful work-from-home (WFH) strategy for any business - even more so than providing the right tools...

14 Apr 2021

TES addresses diversity and inclusion challenges in a post-Covid world
TES addresses diversity and inclusion challenges in a post-Covid worldArticle

The past year has been incredibly challenging for employees for a multitude of reasons. The greatest pressure has been felt by unskilled workers, youth and women...

Jeandie Leone 1 Apr 2021

Commercial property shows recovery, not back to pre-lockdown levels - FNB 1Q2021 survey
Commercial property shows recovery, not back to pre-lockdown levels - FNB 1Q2021 surveyArticle

Over 40% of brokers surveyed see office-bound companies revising their office space needs and in many cases downscaling. The planned downscaling is not only due to greater levels of work-from-home, however...

John Loos 25 Mar 2021

One year later: Lessons for corporates on the 'new normal' office
One year later: Lessons for corporates on the 'new normal' officeArticle

The office is certainly one area that has been in the spotlight constantly over the past tumultuous 12 months, thanks to its once central role in businesses around the world...

David Seinker 17 Mar 2021

Effective WFH streamlined through data management as the next frontier
Effective WFH streamlined through data management as the next frontierArticle

Data management should deliver an increase in the understanding of the forces shaping markets and businesses. This knowledge will help companies outsmart competitors...

Gary Allemann 8 Mar 2021

I spy with your Wi-Fi: Legalities of monitoring employees who WFH
I spy with your Wi-Fi: Legalities of monitoring employees who WFHArticle

No employer wants to pay someone to watch television or play games during work hours. As a result, employers across the globe are turning to employee monitoring technology...

Keketso Kgomosotho, with Johan Botes 3 Mar 2021

Show your business some love this year
Show your business some love this yearArticle

Let's remember that a successful relationship is built on commitment and that challenges are inevitable - and the same is true for entrepreneurs when they enter a relationship with their businesses...

Jason Mellow 19 Feb 2021

Will technology reinvent 'the new normal' in 2021?
Will technology reinvent 'the new normal' in 2021?Article

2020 can only be described as an unpredictable year, and one that brought with it some of the most dramatic shifts we've seen in the way we live and work...

Mohammed Amin 16 Feb 2021

Why the office will conquer WFH in the end
Why the office will conquer WFH in the endArticle

There has been much speculation that Covid has put a permanent end to the centuries-old office commute, where workers would put in an eight-hour day...

9 Feb 2021

3 data safe work-from-home habits CIOs should consider
3 data safe work-from-home habits CIOs should considerArticle

To help organisations set priorities and make decisions that better protect the safety of organisational data, devices and personal information, organisations can empower employees to navigate the change in a way that balances a need for convenience and security by considering habits relating to these three themes...

Francois Kriel, Issued by Kriel & Co 4 Feb 2021

Apps expected to explode all over again in 2021. Here's why
Apps expected to explode all over again in 2021. Here's whyArticle

The promise of a vaccine has not yet dulled the relentless and destructive march of the coronavirus. But, a host of industries also cashed in during the pandemic, namely the likes of e-commerce, delivery, videoconferencing, streaming, health tech, and more...

Karam Malhotra 25 Jan 2021

SMEs can use Covid-19 lessons to get back on track
SMEs can use Covid-19 lessons to get back on trackArticle

The past year has taught business owners and small-to-medium-sized businesses (SMEs) some significant lessons in agility and resilience, making them better equipped for what they might face in 2021...

Jeremy Lang 21 Jan 2021

6 tech-related things to expect this year
6 tech-related things to expect this yearArticle

Pedro Lopes, group managing director of Seidor Africa, says technology trends will increasingly evolve in line with our online and digital lives in 2021...

21 Jan 2021

Navigating the digital sea of change: 3 tips to help your business swim not sink
Navigating the digital sea of change: 3 tips to help your business swim not sinkArticle

How ready is your business for digital transformation? If your answer is 'not very', the data shows that you're not alone...

Anice Hassim, Issued by Fabrik 21 Jan 2021

#BizTrends2021: 2021 is set to be a promising year for the fashionably forward
#BizTrends2021: 2021 is set to be a promising year for the fashionably forwardArticle

From large florals to '50s inspired headscarves, fashionistas globally are getting ready to kiss their WFH ensembles goodbye, despite many countries forcing their citizens back indoors to help curb the spread of the dreaded coronavirus. Here are a few trends the stylish can look forward to in the year to come...

Rob Noble 18 Jan 2021

Ian Sibiya, King Price
#BizTrends2021: What's driving short-term insurance in 2021?Article

Twenty-twenty came in like a wrecking ball. In February, we were still planning our Easter long weekends. Barely a month later, we were in hard lockdown...

Ian Sibiya 7 Jan 2021

Companies need to support their employees in avoiding burnout over the next year
Companies need to support their employees in avoiding burnout over the next yearArticle

Now is the time to gauge where people are, unpack the problem areas, and find ways of making life easier for your employees, says Nicol Myburgh, head of CRS Technologies HCM Business Unit...

5 Jan 2021

#BehindtheMask: Clare Trafankowska-Neal, MD at iProspect South Africa
#BehindtheMask: Clare Trafankowska-Neal, MD at iProspect South AfricaArticle

This week, we go behind the mask with Clare Trafankowska-Neal, MD at iProspect South Africa...

Jessica Tennant 30 Dec 2020

5 lessons in adaptability entrepreneurs learned in 2020
5 lessons in adaptability entrepreneurs learned in 2020Article

While 2020 has been a tumultuous year for businesses around the world, those who have adopted swiftly agile business strategies to meet the changing economic landscape, have seen their businesses soar...

11 Dec 2020

15% of South Africans prefer to wear their birthday suit when WFH
15% of South Africans prefer to wear their birthday suit when WFHArticle

New global research by Kaspersky, which studied the behaviors of over 8,000 SME workers, has revealed some interesting habits and guilty pleasures of those people working from home. In South Africa, 15% of respondents said they liked working without clothes...

9 Dec 2020

Empowering the modern workforce: HR trends for 2020 and beyond
Empowering the modern workforce: HR trends for 2020 and beyondArticle

Tshepo Yvonne Mosadi, human resources director at Heineken South Africa, provides some HR trends to help managers build a foundation for success in 2021 and beyond...

Issued by Heineken South Africa 8 Dec 2020

5 ways in which 2020 changed the way corporates (and their employees) work
5 ways in which 2020 changed the way corporates (and their employees) workArticle

While any reference to the "new normal" should certainly be banned by now, before we move forward into just "normal" it's useful to reflect on some of the most significant ways in which Covid-19 has influenced how and where work happens...

27 Nov 2020

An online platform to help young South African women land the career of their dreams
An online platform to help young South African women land the career of their dreamsArticle

Last year (remember 2019?), thanks to a wealth of stats from Careers24 and a growing global zeitgeist around female-focused career conferences, Danielle Weakley launched Go Hustle with a small team of equally committed hustlers at Media24...

Issued by Media24 Lifestyle 6 Nov 2020

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Covid-19 thrusts animation into the spotlightArticle

Covid-19 has been fatal for some businesses. But as countries and industries re-establish their roots, re-engage with customers, and adapt their business to fire up revenue and move from rescue to reach a new normal, the marketing landscape and business mindset have changed too. Dual moving targets...

Dean McCoubrey 27 Oct 2020

5 main reasons why the office really still matters
5 main reasons why the office really still mattersArticle

After working from home and collaborating at a distance, the importance of the workplace and all that it offers has become clear: An office is more than just a place to work and while some people have adapted to WFH, many people miss the office, perhaps even surprising themselves...

16 Oct 2020

Blok's newly-launched 'SIX ON N' offers both investment security and lifestyle benefits
Blok's newly-launched 'SIX ON N' offers both investment security and lifestyle benefitsArticle

Blok's latest development, SIX ON N, is an innovative solution for those seeking a more agile, affordable investment. The 87-apartment development is located on the prestigious Norfolk Road in Sea Point...

Issued by Blok 15 Oct 2020

Rebooting employer branding in response to Covid-19
Rebooting employer branding in response to Covid-19Article

Employer branding is often mistaken to be the kind of activity only associated with companies needing to attract the best talent to meet their growth trajectory, especially within a buoyant and thriving economy. This is partially correct, however employer branding is built from the inside out...

Celeste Sirin 2 Oct 2020

Has shopping behaviour changed in sub-Saharan Africa since the start of the pandemic?
Has shopping behaviour changed in sub-Saharan Africa since the start of the pandemic?Article

The coronavirus has had an interesting impact on our consumer behaviour, with large swathes of the world's population changing their well-worn habits within a few short weeks...

Issued by Borderless Access 28 Sep 2020

Agility and flexibility - the IT service provider differentiators
Agility and flexibility - the IT service provider differentiatorsArticle

In a time when tried and tested business plans are being re-evaluated and even redesigned, the highly competitive IT service provider segment needs to set their sights on partnering with the right companies...

Hemant Harie 21 Sep 2020

Ernest North, co-founder, Naked
Rethinking insurance for the gig economy, the home business and the side hustlerArticle

Although there has been a shift towards the freelance/gig economy in recent years, the Covid-19 pandemic has moved the whole world to working from home (WFH)...

4 Sep 2020

Disproportionate impact of Covid-19 on women in the workplace
Disproportionate impact of Covid-19 on women in the workplaceArticle

Women are unable to escape disparate treatment in the workplace, with even the current global pandemic causing greater upheaval for them compared to their male counterparts...

Johan Botes 25 Aug 2020

How to protect your technology investment
How to protect your technology investmentArticle

Technology has the ability to improve efficiency and differentiate businesses, providing an important competitive edge...

Sumit Kumar Sharma 17 Aug 2020

The collaboration foundation: Today's complications lead to businesses of the future
The collaboration foundation: Today's complications lead to businesses of the futureArticle

Businesses that have engaged with their employees on work from home needs are making strides towards a sustainable distributed workforce that's capable of thriving in the future...

Issued by Publishared 3 Aug 2020

#BehindtheMask with... Mpho Vackier, creative director and owner of TheUrbanative
#BehindtheMask with... Mpho Vackier, creative director and owner of TheUrbanativeArticle

This week, we go behind the selfie with engineer turned furniture designer Mpho Vackier, who started TheUrbanative, an award-winning contemporary African furniture and product design company based in South Africa...

Jessica Tennant 29 Jul 2020

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Creativity and how it works/doesn't work in the WFH eraArticle

WFH also seems to work better for people who are more orgazised. People who don't suffer from ADHD. People who don't rely on social interactions as much. And people who don't need much new sensory input. All of which means that this new way of working is particularly tricky for one group of people: creatives...

John Davenport 23 Jul 2020

#StartupStory: HR and payroll made easy with hellohr
#StartupStory: HR and payroll made easy with hellohrArticle

A new South African tech startup has launched to help small business owners by changing the HR and payroll game...

Evan-Lee Courie 16 Jul 2020

The right tools in trying supply chain times
The right tools in trying supply chain timesArticle

The Covid-19 pandemic has seen companies working hard to optimise their supply chain, adapting to these unprecedented challenges by adopting digitisation, mechanisation, and automation to optimise operations and efficiencies...

Andrew Dawson 15 Jul 2020

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Old words take on new meaning in a crisisArticle

While 'talking the talk' is an important part of PR in that it demonstrates we know what is going on, the danger of any kind of jargon is that it can become a lazy shorthand, and therefore ultimately meaningless...

Gerhard Hope 13 Jul 2020

WFH habits of effective people
WFH habits of effective peopleArticle

Work from home, a perk that many employees have yearned for - the sought-after holy grail in the workplace. Then, 2020 arrives...

19 Jun 2020

WFH: Keep your information safe
WFH: Keep your information safeArticle

Working from home during lockdown has become a necessity for many businesses. Although working remotely means a business can continue to operate, it presents increased security risks...

Clea Rawlins 8 Jun 2020

Is your business really prepared for employees to return?
Is your business really prepared for employees to return?Article

Failure to properly prepare your workplace and workforce for a return to work after lockdown could have disastrous consequences as organisational outbreaks threaten business continuity in an already fragile economy...

5 Jun 2020

Why you should empower those you have to retrench
Why you should empower those you have to retrenchArticle

As a result of the current economic crisis that the world faces, organisational change is an unfortunate reality for many businesses. This can lead to changes in the market as businesses adopt WFH (working from home). Shifts in business strategies, the need to optimise processes, has already led to job losses and retrenchments...

1 Jun 2020

Howard Feldman
7 simple laws to using "Zoom" callsArticle

It is somewhat disappointing that the government have not legislated behavior on "Zoom" calls...

Howard Feldman 22 May 2020

How to approach a business turnaround strategy
How to approach a business turnaround strategyArticle

No one could have prepared for the current turmoil the coronavirus has presented...

21 May 2020

A day in the lockdown life of Meta Media group MD Kagiso Musi
A day in the lockdown life of Meta Media group MD Kagiso MusiArticle

Group MD of Meta Media, Kagiso Musi's account of work-life in the time of Covid-19, part of a series of articles looking into how agencies and agency folk are responding to the crisis and viewing it through a creative lens...

Jessica Tennant 19 May 2020

#LockdownLessons: Apex BI innovates in a time of lockdown
#LockdownLessons: Apex BI innovates in a time of lockdownArticle

Neil Buckley, managing director of Apex BI, shares his experience of the current Covid-19 crisis and how his organisation is navigating these unusual times...

Evan-Lee Courie 13 May 2020

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