Measuring the Cost of True Cloud Payroll Solutions

Johannesburg, 18 August 2021: In South Africa, most companies are tech-enabled, with the vast majority using desktop applications to manage their payroll. However, many organisations are embracing cloud computing technologies due to the cost savings offered, and the speed and agility at which services can be procured.  So says Sandra Crous, Managing Director of PaySpace, a leader in payroll and […]

Forex Brokers, Professionals Face Daily Challenges

Over $6 trillion is traded daily in forex by around 11 million people, many of them inexperienced and new to the industry, having entered this market via online trading. This presents challenges for the registered brokers, who now face increased competition for new clients and an assault on existing clients. There are tried and trusted […]

How The Love Trust is shaping the resilient youth of tomorrow

Johannesburg, 15 June 2021: On Youth Day (which takes place on 16 June) we commemorate the youth of South Africa who in 1976 protested against inequality, injustice, and the right to a brighter future. Now nearly half a century later, there is still a lot of work to be done. With the help and efforts from organisations […]

Data so clean, you wish you’d worn shades

Is anybody listening to organisations as they struggle with data volumes, complexity and cost? Johannesburg, 15 June 2021; Data is still one of the organisation’s most valuable resources. It is also still a resource that remains largely untapped by most and it’s costing them money. Those 44 zettabytes of data that make up the current digital universe are […]

The Pioneers of the Post-Covid School System

The learners and teachers of transitional phase grades (R, 3 7 and 12) faced unprecedented challenges this past year as schools had closed down across the country in the wake of the deadly Covid-19 virus. These grades are unique in that they are meant to prepare students for a more advanced learning environment and curriculum […]

TECHNOLOGY AND DIGITAL INSIGHTS

It’s hard to keep up with the latest technological innovation in the FinTech space. Cloud, APIs, Crypto, Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Money Laundering (ML) are taking the FinTech world by storm. In fact, there are well over 7,000 marketing technologies, as evidenced in the Scott Brinker’s latest MarTech Landscape report Selecting the right technology stack for […]

Boot the commute and cowork instead

People in the UK spend an average of 251 hours commuting a year. The South African numbers are most likely much higher. The current Covid 19 epidemic, due to health and safety reasons, has forced a state of emergency and therefore required people to work from home. Now that the epidemic is somewhat under control, […]

Giving payroll ‘legs’ by adopting a true SaaS solution

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. The pace of change today, particularly when it comes to technology, is enabling businesses to become much more agile, it allows us to redesign the way […]

How Tech can help overcome the learning challenges post- Covid

Today, more and more private schools in affluent communities can afford to do away with traditional teaching tools such as printed textbooks, chalkboards and even stationary by investing in technology to enhance and broaden learners’ education. But how have independent schools in underprivileged communities adopted technology into their education strategy; and how has Covid-19 impacted […]

In the eye of the storm

“The number one thing is to focus on is employees and customers,” Moynihan said on how companies should set priorities and manage the ongoing crisis. When it comes to taking care of employees, he added, the goals should be: “keep them well, keep them employed and keep them mentally healthy.”- Brian Moynihan, CEO of Bank […]