5 Tips for Managing a Remote Team
By Alex Howland, Ph.D., Consulting Psychology Working remotely is no longer a rarity. Employees want it and employers are seeing the benefits to the bottom line. As commute times increase and overhead costs for office space mount, the idea of a remote workforce becomes a more logical choice for everyone. According to the 2018 U.S. […]
Take Procurement Management to the Next Level With the Right Tool
With so many strands and complexities forming part of the procurement management activities of an organisation, persevering with using traditional manual workarounds to coordinate them is becoming increasingly inefficient in today’s competitive market. A robust procurement management tool is therefore essential for companies who expect their procurement activity to be cost-effective, accurate, and productive, as […]
8 Ways To Make Real Money From Home In 2019
It’s clear that there are many “easy money” articles out there. Understandably you’re probably skeptical about this one as well, as most just fail to deliver. Most of you will ask yourselves, is this just another get rich quick schemes sales page? With so many articles and lists out there with a similar title, your […]
Do you need to file a tax return?
Every year, there seems to be confusion about who needs (or doesn’t need) to file a tax return to the South African Revenue Service (SARS). Most non-provisional taxpayers are classified as those who earn a salary and pay tax through Pay as You Earn (PAYE), which is deducted by the employer. In addition to paying […]
5 reasons you might be losing sales opportunities (and how to fix it)
With an average 19% close rate across all industries, the chances are you might be losing up to 80% of your opportunities. This means you might be missing out on $8,000 of potential revenue per month for every 100 opportunities you generate, assuming that your average deal size is $100. If this doesn’t sound impressive […]
When Should You Use Hadoop And When Not?
Hadoop is easily one of the most important pieces of software invented in recent times. It ushered in the era of big data and continues to be the focal point of some of the largest companies out there today, including Facebook, Amazon, eBay, and Alibaba. And while it’s easy to get caught up in all […]
Decisions That Help Your Income Last Through Retirement
Retirement is your reward for the decades of hard work – and you deserve to enjoy a comfortable retirement, but the truth is that many South Africans aren’t able to relish this time because of lack of planning ahead to ensure they have enough savings to fund retirement. Therefore, being aware of your financial situation […]