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By Brett Parker "When you're finished changing, you're finished," -Benjamin Franklin. We don't need to take his word for it: there are many inspired thoughts that punctuate the role of change in business. But when should change happen? Change is good This topic makes business leaders nervous. Change is good, but so is...
By Jonathan Somen, CEO of Eldama Technologies in Nairobi, Kenya Emails have become one of the most efficient forms of communication in the corporate world. It is so efficient, easy and affordable to register an email address. With that convenience, there is a security threat posed and failing to...
By Sherry Zameer, Senior Vice President, IoT solutions for CISMEA Region at Gemalto Today’s consumers rely on their mobile devices not just for communication but to perform a growing range of functions online; provided they get a seamlessend-to-end experience. In recent years, mobiles have become an identification device. Almost half (48%)...
By Alice Kimuhu The diaspora community has played a significant role in the growth and resilience of Kenya's gross domestic product (GDP). These communities continue to wield a significant amount of financial and human capital through their investments in their home country. In the last five years, total diaspora remittances into...
As economies across Africa look to recover from the economic devastation caused by COVID-19 and the global supply chain issues that followed it, investment will be more important than ever. But it's also becoming increasingly obvious that if the continent is to achieve its true potential, a...
By Mariam Abdullahi, Telco Industry Head at SAP Africa While the telco industry may have seen its traditional revenue streams decline further in 2018, thanks in part to the popularity of over-the-top (OTT) services such as WhatsApp that offer low-cost alternatives to messaging and voice calling, the industry is still...
By Corine Mbiaketcha Nana, Managing Director Kenya Hub covering East, Central and West Africa at Oracle Automation has already transformed industries in which complexity and performance demands must meet the challenges of fewer available resources, narrower profit margins and expanding product volumes. Examples include the car manufacturing industry, online reservation...
The severity of the impact of coronavirus on China’s growth prospects will hold major implications for Africa given the continent’s close ties to the Asian giant. The broader impact will also be exacerbated if efforts to contain the outbreak prove inadequate, thus extending both the reach...
by Mehmood Khan, Chief Operating Officer at SAP Africa The emergence and proliferation of exponential technologies such as AI and IoT will challenge organisations’ ability to innovate at speed and scale to remain competitive. Within a few years, modern executives will have to consider the impact of machine learning, artificial...
By Brett Parker If you frequent the conferences and launches held by technology companies, you would surely have come across statements similar to the following: “Up to forty percent of today’s Fortune 500 companies will not be around in a decade’s time. They will have disappeared into mergers, acquisitions or...
Survival, recovery, and building resilience (Part 2) By Anup Singh, Regional Head - Anglophone Africa, Microsave Consulting- MSC and  Graham A.N. Wright-  Group Managing Director Microsave Consulting- MSC In the previous blog, we discussed the impact of COVID-19 on individuals and businesses, much...
The AfCFTA helps promote the type of trade that produces sustainable growth, creates jobs for Africa’s youth, and establishes opportunities for nurturing Africa’s businesses and entrepreneurs The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) is a tool that countries can use to create opportunities for African businesses and through them...
(Part 1) By Anup Singh, Regional Head - Anglophone Africa, Microsave Consulting- MSC and  Graham A.N. Wright-  Group Managing Director Microsave Consulting- MSC In the bustling City ParkMarket in Nairobi, Philip runs a fruit stall. The market has other fruit stalls but they are no matchfor...