Survive the market with these Tech skills

Be it a startup or an established fortune 500 company, leaders and managers keep looking for the right talent that can fit their business needs. As the world changes and gets more data centric and machine learnt, it is necessary to keep abreast with the new technologies that can help you survive the ever changing…

The importance of Storytelling

Storytelling is a fundamental part of every great brand, business or institution. Every great brand or business has a story and that story connects to the emotions, the characters, the values of the people that live that product or business every day. Storytelling is always been a part of leadership. It is just now we’re…

Enterprise video solutions

An enterprise video solution (or Enterprise YouTube) is a cloud based service and/or platform that manages all video content produced by an organization (enterprise) and makes them available to employees, customers, and partners, both within a custom portal or via plug-ins that fit into existing portals, such as SharePoint, Yammer, Workday and/or the company internet…

Social Media websites of the future

In the last ten years, social media platforms have seen an exponential growth. This is partly due to the increase in popularity of smart devices. People carry their smartphones and tablets everywhere, and can easily access their social media accounts on the go and from anywhere. In other words, more and more people are logging…

Key Performance Indicators

KPI or more popularly known as Key performance indicator is a business metric used to evaluate factors that are vital to the success of an organization and/or a team. It is a measurable value that demonstrates how effectively a company or a team is achieving key business objectives and goals. KPIs differ per organization and/or…

Automate already!

Automation or controlling something automatically is the use of systematic control system to operate, produce and deliver an output (product or service) with minimal or reduced human intervention. The biggest benefit of automation is that it saves labor! However, it is also used to save energy and materials and to improve quality, accuracy and precision. Companies…

The art of critical thinking

Entrepreneurs need to make decisions, create strategies, plan projects and constantly face risks in order to manage day-to-day business challenges. In a global business environment, alertness and the right pace is the key to success. Critical thinking is the most important skill needed by entrepreneurs that can help them move ahead consistently and diligently. The fundamental…

Top five skills for 2020

The world is changing and so are the people! With the advancement of technology and the birth of automation, people around the world are collaborating better and fixing problems faster. Four years from now, over one-third of skills that are considered important in today’s workforce would have changed. The Fourth Industrial Revolution is coming and…

The New Face Of Africa

Africa as a continent has been witnessing a dawn of a technology revolution. The rapid change is soon going to affect the entire region as a whole – lives, jobs, economy, relationships, industries and even politics. According to the world leaders, the continent is seeing “a transformation unlike anything humankind has experienced before”. The Fourth…

NAVY SEAL tips for entrepreneurs

NAVY SEALs or soldiers that have been in combat are a great source of inspiration for the modern day entrepreneur. They bring with them fundamental qualities and attributes that can make a successful business owner. Things like discipline, tenacity, resilience and elite performance are just a few things that one could learn from them. Here are…

Q&A with Emma Casburn

Q. What inspired you to start a career in travel and teaching? A. I first became seriously interested in traveling during my degree in Modern European Languages. I had a compulsory year abroad and spent time in France, Brazil, Guatemala and Spain. I already had wanderlust after family holidays sailing to the Ionian and Caribbean…

5 easy ways to get organized and work smart

Most entrepreneurs and business owners have this misconception that the harder they works, the more successful they might be. Working hard and long hours is the thing of the past. Times have changed and also the way we do business. In order to achieve goals (long term and short term), one must work smart and…