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Public-private partnerships hold the key to future development
Public-private partnerships hold the key to future developmentArticle

For Africa to not just survive the current pandemic, but to thrive, investment into digital infrastructure is inevitable...

Ryno Rijnsburger 12 hours ago

Louis Retief, general manager Innovation and IM, Exxaro.
How Covid-19 is driving the need for mining companies to accelerate digitalisationArticle

There's no doubt the Covid-19 pandemic has fundamentally shifted the world of business, forcing organisations across sectors to rethink their business models and implement responsive operational changes...

Louis Retief 15 Sep 2020

You've adopted new technologies, but are you digitally mature?
You've adopted new technologies, but are you digitally mature?Article

When we look back on 2020, we'll remember it as the year everything changed. Customer communication is no exception...

Mia Papanicolaou 14 Sep 2020

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6 words to guide you on your B2B content marketing journeyArticle

There are millions of companies buying products and services in SA. While B2B marketing has its own methods, it pays to remember there's a real person making those business decisions. New Media B2B GM Dev Naidoo and Swipe iX MD Leo Redelinghuys talk digitalisation without audience alienation...

Dev Naidoo and Leo Redelinghuys 14 Sep 2020

Reclaim the future with Ericsson Innovation Awards 2020
Reclaim the future with Ericsson Innovation Awards 2020Article

Ericsson has officially launched its annual Ericsson Innovation Awards (EIA) 2020, a global competition that offers university students around the world the chance to develop new, innovative ideas...

11 Sep 2020

How to harness the power of workforce analytics
How to harness the power of workforce analyticsArticle

Current trends right now, due to both technology and the Covid crisis, have brought terms like the "fourth industrial revolution", "artificial intelligence", "digitalisation" and "the Internet of Things" strongly to the fore...

Shaun Barnes 7 Sep 2020

Early investors in 4IR startups reap rewards
Early investors in 4IR startups reap rewardsArticle

Early investors in startups with exposure to the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) are benefiting from significant revenue growth despite the physical constraints...

7 Sep 2020

Covid-19's impact on logistics is creating ripple effects in other industries
Covid-19's impact on logistics is creating ripple effects in other industriesArticle

Supply chains are under increasing pressure as the free movement of goods become more restricted due to lockdown measures implemented by governments around the world...

1 Sep 2020

How true SaaS solutions can give your payroll 'legs'
How true SaaS solutions can give your payroll 'legs'Article

Although most organisations view payroll primarily as a way to remain compliant, calculate accurate net pay and pay employees in time, in reality, it goes way beyond these functions...

1 Sep 2020

Accelerating Africa's digital future
Accelerating Africa's digital futureArticle

As a continent with very high potential for growing economies, how can African countries accelerate their digital adoption and leapfrog into a new era of socio-economic prosperity?

Fadi Pharaon 31 Aug 2020

Virtual Jungheinrich Annual General Meeting: "Jungheinrich will emerge strengthened from the coronavirus crisis!"
Virtual Jungheinrich Annual General Meeting: "Jungheinrich will emerge strengthened from the coronavirus crisis!"Article

"Jungheinrich will emerge strengthened from the coronavirus crisis", said Dr Lars Brzoska, chairman of the Board of Management of Jungheinrich AG, at the company's Annual General Meeting...

Issued by Jungheinrich South Africa 27 Aug 2020

Despite rising use of tech during lockdown, property sees minimal disruption
Despite rising use of tech during lockdown, property sees minimal disruptionArticle

The estate agent versus proptech disruption debate was recently explored during a Let's Talk Property webinar hosted by Real Estate Investor and eLan Property Group...

24 Aug 2020

Dynamic DNA partners with Huawei Cloud on launching digital learning platform
Dynamic DNA partners with Huawei Cloud on launching digital learning platformArticle

Huawei Cloud and Dynamic DNA have collaborated to launch an integrated digital learning platform in response to the education challenges in South Africa...

Issued by Dynamic DNA 19 Aug 2020

Gear up for POPI Act or face the consequences, Databuild CEO warns
Gear up for POPI Act or face the consequences, Databuild CEO warnsArticle

The commencement of the Protection of Personal Information (POPI) Act will impact a vast number of businesses, and the construction industry is no exception, says Databuild CEO Morag Evans...

14 Aug 2020

#WomensMonth: 'Do not give up my sisters' says Yvonne Iyer, founder of Yin Connect
#WomensMonth: 'Do not give up my sisters' says Yvonne Iyer, founder of Yin ConnectArticle

As the founder of Yin Connect, a 100% BEE woman-owned boutique consultancy, Yvonne Iyer helps connect businesses with retired German experts...

Evan-Lee Courie 12 Aug 2020

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Digitalisation and Africa's renewable energy sector post-CovidArticle

Clean energy and the innovative technologies that accompany it, represent a critical catalyst for the continent's economic recovery from the Covid pandemic, ultimately making a prominent mark on Africa's energy sector in a post-Covid world...

4 Aug 2020

The top 4 things you need to know about digital transformation
The top 4 things you need to know about digital transformationArticle

Here are the top four things to know to make sense of digital transformation...

Issued by Arora Online 4 Aug 2020

Unleashing talent in the Age of With
Unleashing talent in the Age of WithArticle

Artificial intelligence (AI) and its ability to augment human workers is one of the most influential forces shaping the future of work. As AI adoption advances, the way organisations do their work is evolving...

Wessel Oosthuizen 30 Jul 2020

Last call for Seedstars World Competition 2020/21
Last call for Seedstars World Competition 2020/21Article

Seedstars is issuing the last call to startups to enter the Seedstars World Competition 2020/21...

29 Jul 2020

Innovation is key to unlocking possibilities
Innovation is key to unlocking possibilitiesArticle

A key observation that has emerged since the introduction of the Accenture Innovation Index back in 2016, is that innovation is the key source of disruption across the world...

Vukani Mngxati 20 Jul 2020

Pieter Bensch, executive vice president, Africa & Middle East, Sage
Finance is becoming data-driven and strategic - Here's what CFOs need to knowArticle

South African chief financial officers and senior finance professionals recognise that the world is changing, with a perfect storm of technological and social forces altering the rules of business in this digital era...

Pieter Bensch 15 Jul 2020

Business use cases are determined by data
Business use cases are determined by dataArticle

Without a robust data architecture, business data will amount to nothing but business "white noise"...

14 Jul 2020

Dr Nombasa Tsengwa, executive head of coal operations, Exxaro.
Covid-19's positive legacy to miningArticle

The mining sector relies on stability and predictability to remain operational and productive. The current global predicament is something that no-one would've been able to predict until it was too late...

Nombasa Tsengwa 9 Jul 2020

Big 5 Digital Festival aims to connnect Africa's construction professionals
Big 5 Digital Festival aims to connnect Africa's construction professionalsArticle

The inaugural Big 5 Digital Festival Africa, set for 21-22 July, aims to bring together Africa's construction professionals for two days of networking, learning, and business...

7 Jul 2020

Dr Mathobela Matjekane, chief executive, Clinimed
#OnTheFrontLine: Getting the message out thereArticle

Much of the huge amount of information around the Covid-19, how it spreads and what people can do to help stop the spread is in English, so Dr Mathobela Matjekane, chief executive, Clinimed, has started a campaign to to create content and videos around the virus in as many of the country's official languages as possible...

Nicci Botha 6 Jul 2020

#SupplementaryBudget: Structural reforms must be fast-tracked to increase transformation
#SupplementaryBudget: Structural reforms must be fast-tracked to increase transformationArticle

The South African Institute of Black Property Practitioners (SAIBPP) notes with concern the recent Supplementary Budget presented by the minister of finance, Tito Mboweni...

Tholo Makhaola 29 Jun 2020

Diesel reveals Hyperoom, its new virtual fashion buying platform and showroom
Diesel reveals Hyperoom, its new virtual fashion buying platform and showroomArticle

Diesel has launched Hyperoom, a 360-degree digital sales platform and exhibition space designed to create "immersive and emotional engagements" with fashion buyers...

26 Jun 2020

D&AD New Blood announces details for 2020 Festival and Awards
D&AD New Blood announces details for 2020 Festival and AwardsArticle

D&AD has announced plans for this year's New Blood Digital Festival and Awards which will take place from 6-10 July...

26 Jun 2020

NWU engineers walk away with international award for tackling Covid-19
NWU engineers walk away with international award for tackling Covid-19Article

An initiative from the Faculty of Engineering at the North-West University (NWU) was recently honoured with an international award from the Covid-19 Innovation Challenge of the United Nations (UN) Africa Innovation and Investment Forum 2020...

Issued by North-West University (NWU) 23 Jun 2020

Welcome to Volkswagen's latest SUV the T-Roc
Welcome to Volkswagen's latest SUV the T-RocArticle

The T-Roc is Volkswagen's fifth SUV model and will only be sold in South Africa from November...

17 Jun 2020

How will SA business handle the digital commerce crush?
How will SA business handle the digital commerce crush?Article

Covid-19 is a global pandemic, evolving at unprecedented speed and scale. It is creating a universal imperative for governments and organisations to take immediate action to protect their people...

Vukani Mngxati 12 Jun 2020

The important role of social media agencies today
The important role of social media agencies todayArticle

It is no secret that we are living in a modern world that continues to become more and more inclined towards digitalisation and technological advancement all the time...

Craig Lebrau, Issued by Lebrau Press 10 Jun 2020

Digital marketing is more powerful than it has ever been
Digital marketing is more powerful than it has ever beenArticle

Now that modern consumer expectations have evolved, so too has the approach to marketing...

Craig Lebrau, Issued by Lebrau Press 8 Jun 2020

The important role of business communications services today
The important role of business communications services todayArticle

In this modern age where digitalisation and technological advancement reign supreme, it goes without saying that there are a lot of moving pieces that go into making a modern business a success story...

Craig Lebrau, Issued by Lebrau Press 4 Jun 2020

Financial services sector prepped to tackle Covid-19 black swan
Financial services sector prepped to tackle Covid-19 black swanArticle

Covid-19 is a black swan event disrupting social and business activities across the world with unknown consequences and duration...

29 May 2020

How smart vending machines fit in with the digital era
How smart vending machines fit in with the digital eraArticle

For as long as they have been around, vending machines have been one of the greatest and most innovative inventions there is...

Issued by Lebrau Press 28 May 2020

NWU engineers create solution for school-based Covid-19 screening congestion
NWU engineers create solution for school-based Covid-19 screening congestionArticle

Engineers at the Faculty of Engineering of the North-West University (NWU) have, once again, come up with a sustainable solution to do Covid-19 screening at schools in a much faster and more reliable manner...

Issued by North-West University (NWU) 26 May 2020

#LockdownLessons: Keep it flexible, find the balance and remember - you're not alone
#LockdownLessons: Keep it flexible, find the balance and remember - you're not aloneArticle

Michelle Moss, director of assessments at Signium Africa, shares her experience of the current Covid-19 crisis and how the organisation is navigating these unusual times...

Shan Radcliffe 20 May 2020

Using beauty as a vehicle for economic inclusion
Using beauty as a vehicle for economic inclusionArticle

The Covid-19 lockdown has stalled South Africa's dynamic beauty services industry. Due to the high-touch nature of the job, it may be a while until beauty practitioners are able to safely resume trade...

Lauren Hartzenberg 20 May 2020

A cost-effective IT strategy is vital
A cost-effective IT strategy is vitalArticle

Midsize enterprises are at a crossroads. To innovate and thrive in the current economy, they need to be able to rely on sound data management. But data storage solutions can be costly...

Theo Odendaal 20 May 2020

How the Covid-19 crisis could remodel the luxury industry
How the Covid-19 crisis could remodel the luxury industryArticle

The Covid-19 crisis has hit the luxury and fashion industry hard. According to a study conducted by the Boston Consulting Group, sales in these two sectors could drop by 25% to 30%...

Isabelle Chaboud 20 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

How to digitalise for long-term success
How to digitalise for long-term successArticle

Many people realise they need to digitalise as a way to keep their businesses alive during the effects of lockdown...

Gregg Sanders 15 May 2020

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FMCG and Covid-19: Sector set for considerable changeArticle

The market for FMCG faces considerable changes - impacted by demand for consumer packaged goods, changes in household spending, increase in e-commerce and frequency of shop visits...

13 May 2020

Levelled lockdown presents fresh opportunities for savvy OOH advertisers
Levelled lockdown presents fresh opportunities for savvy OOH advertisersArticle

With the levelled lockdown commencing on 1 May 2020, movement has gradually started to return to the outdoor arena, providing OOH media owners and advertisers with new hope...

Issued by Tractor Outdoor 11 May 2020

How code is improving food security
How code is improving food securityArticle

The evolution of civilisation runs hand-in-glove with the earliest forays by our ancestors into agriculture. Simultaneously, the unfolding of early forms of agriculture brought primitive technology into people's lives...

7 May 2020

5 tips for excelling as an e-learner
5 tips for excelling as an e-learnerArticle

Even though this crisis is unprecedented, and we have no idea what the future of the country or the world will look like, there is always a silver lining that we need to find and make the most of, says Lisa Illingworth, CEO and co-founder of FutureProof SA...

4 May 2020

#LockdownLessons: Q&A with Samuel Seeff of Seeff Property Group
#LockdownLessons: Q&A with Samuel Seeff of Seeff Property GroupArticle

Samuel Seeff, chairman of the Seeff Property Group, shares his experience of the current Covid-19 crisis and how his organisation is navigating these unusual times...

Sindy Peters 30 Apr 2020

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