The accountants attending our annual user conference earlier this year paused for thought about how to navigate the rapidly changing workplace as we move into the Fourth Industrial Revolution. And they asked some insightful questions about what it means to be a valuable employee today. Read the full article here.
Chris van Zyl is known in rugby circles as the hot captain of the Western Province rugby team, but most South Africans do not know that Chris is also a chartered accountant who successfully runs his own consulting business. And it has not come easy. Chris has demonstrated remarkable tenacity and resilience to realise his…
Life happens. Reality kicks in. Work, building a career, trying to keep the family happy, fighting traffic and trying to find time to exercise invade our lives and kill our dreams. As we grow older, it seems we stop dreaming Read the full article here.
Robyn Franconi AGA(SA) describes St Helena as a small and quaint island where everyone greets and where both motorists and pedestrians politely wave at every car that passes by. St Helena is mid-way between South America and Africa and is famously known as the place of Napoleon Bonaparte’s exile and death Read the full article…
Data − or rather the ability to use it intelligently − is redefining business, and the financial services sector is no exception. The ultimate winners in the data economy will be those companies that know what data they are collecting and can use this info to differentiate themselves Read the full article here.
Small and innovative renewable energy projects battle to raise funds through formal channels. One possible solution is to reach out to communities with an interest in those projects to help fund them through crowdfunding initiatives Read the full article here.
In late 2017, Alfa released its first SUV in South Africa. It was a contradiction for an Italian car manufacturer that was known for sporty cars to have a family SUV. Read the full article here.
There’s no doubt you will notice Mphahlela ‘Pat’ Mokgatle in a crowd. He’s the guy that will be dressed in a suit that will definitely catch your eye and you’ll probably think to yourself: ‘wow, that guy has some style!’ but there’s more… Read the full article here.
Ready, set, go … The effective date of IFRS 17 is fast approaching and even though the date of application has been deferred for one year (subject to due process), companies need to ensure that they are ready for implementation. With such a complex standard, early preparation should be a high priority. Read the full…
2018 was a bleak year for South African investors – arguably the worst time since the 2008 financial crisis. And 2019 is still a rollercoaster. Read the full article here.