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BLOG | FINANCIAL PLANNING & ANALYSIS5 Steps to Getting Started with Rolling Forecasts Companies often spend weeks or months developing an annual plan or budget, but by the time they’re finished, the market has changed and the budget has become obsolete....
BLOG | RPAAutomating your Finance: Who wouldn't want to Reduce their Costs?It is time to streamline your financial processes! Financial processes are a requirement for businesses to remain operational. Regardless of the industry or operation, most companies have a few...
Republished Oct 20, 2020 | Gain Business Agility with Rolling Forecasts. Learn why rolling forecasts are the key to staying nimble. By keeping your forecasts aligned with reality, you will be better positioned to take advantage of new opportunities and navigate unexpected roadblocks.
Oct 14, 2020 | Decision Inc., a global leader in Digital Transformation, has appointed Rick Newbould as the new Managing Director of Decision Inc. United Kingdom with the objective of driving the group’s expansion strategy and harnessing new client opportunities in the United Kingdom and European markets.
Sept 17, 2020 | The manufacturing sector in South Africa forms 13% of the country’s GDP. The impact of COVID-19 has left it reeling, falling to an almost 40% decline over the past several months. . So, what is the way forward for manufacturing post Covid-19?
Republished Sept 03, 2020 |Take spreadsheets. You might spend time every month fixing broken links, reconciling data from multiple sources, or creating complex, custom sheets. Like many tried-and-true but outdated tools, spreadsheets may function effectively for these tasks—but efficiently and quickly? Not so much.
Decision Inc.’s New Managing Executive of South Africa – Global Vision, Same Dedication to our Customers Success
Sept 01, 2020 | Decision Inc., has announced that founder and CEO, Nicholas Bell, will be focusing fully on his role as Group CEO of Decision Inc. and handing the country leadership for South Africa to incoming Managing Executive, Allan Saffy.
Aug 27, 2020 | Artificial intelligence (AI) is not about replacing jobs but rather enhancing them. As the technology grows in sophistication, so too does its potential for business, but are companies open to embracing it as an enabler for growth?
Published Aug 08, 2020 in ITWeb Feature File | What does it mean, precisely, when human resources (HR) and the media talk about ‘workforce transformation’? Find out what industry experts have to say about this subject in the ITWeb Feature File Brainstorm.
Aug 12, 2020 | Gender equality in the workplace tends to be a very heated discussion. This usually overcompensates to either end of the spectrum. The constant competitive nature of this topic leaves a gap for growth, success, and collaboration.
Aug 04, 2020 | ABM Systems is rebranding as Decision Inc. Australia from 1 August 2020 transforming into a fully-fledged digital technology platform business. By fully embracing the Decision Inc. organisation, it can leverage the global expertise of the group.
Aug 03, 2020 | There’s a lot of talk these days about business agility. Yet it’s much more than just a trendy new business term to throw around at a networking lunch. Ask any C-suite executive if their organization could be more agile, and they will likely answer yes. But what does agility mean, and why does it matter?
July 22, 2020 | Even though Mandela Day is special every year, this was an especially unique one given the challenges that exist with the lockdown and the COVID-19 pandemic. Now, more than ever, it is important to reach out and foster community. Thanks to the unfailing support of our staff, the company has once again been able to make a difference and take that step to help others,” says Natalie Meikle-Braes, HR Manager at Decision Inc.
July 09. 2020 | The global coronavirus pandemic has impacted the supply chain industry in several ways, many that will change it forever.
It has been a year of complete and comprehensive change. The 2020 pandemic has altered the way people work and live. It has changed the ways in which different sectors approach business and growth.
June 23, 2020 | The new normal requires a different management approach to business. Simply returning to how things were done before will not be a sustainable approach in the future.
Even in adversity, there are opportunities to reposition an organisation that is willing to find more innovative ways of challenging the status quo.
June 09, 2020| Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML), and Advanced Analytics have become hot buzzwords in the business world. But for many business analysts and business owners, they are nothing more than that – just words.
June 1 2020 |The current Coronavirus pandemic has caused many countries – such as UK, USA, Italy, Spain, Greece, and Germany, among others – to follow a lockdown approach. Globally, organisations are turning to virtual meeting tools in a bid to remain connected to their employees and to engage with their customers.
25 May, 2020 | At the beginning of March, few decision-makers could have anticipated the significant impact a lockdown would have on operations. Apart from the human tragedy of the COVID-19 pandemic, this black swan event has resulted in great economic uncertainty requiring a massive repositioning of financial planning and analysis (FP&A) activity.
Published 06 May, 2020 – ITWeb | Is business process automation (BPA) really worth it? Is it genuinely the essential tool that every organisation should consider in a recession? Perhaps the best quote to answer these questions is the one from Byron Reese, CEO and publisher at Gigaom: “Individuals need to ask themselves, ‘What drudgery do I engage in that I can use technology to destroy?”
May 14, 2020 | Data and analytics fuel digital business and play a vital role in the future survival of organisations worldwide. This however means very little if employees are unable to assess the value of the data they have on hand, interpret it properly, and use it to drive better business outcomes, a core skill for digital business.
May 11, 2020 | User experience (UX) is fast becoming one of the most vital elements an organisation must incorporate into its product development cycle. One bad customer experience can easily result in lost business.
Published Apr 13, 2020 in CHRO Magazine | Decision Inc. Group HR Executive Tarryn Swemmer started her career at McKinsey while finishing off her Master’s in Chemistry. She joined the research division and worked her way up until she was managing it. She loved it, but she realised that, in order to get to the next level within that space, she would have had to travel more and focus less on people, which was not what she had in mind for herself.
Apr 23, 2020 | Decision Inc., a global technology services business with a core focus on data, digital, and performance intelligence, has launched an innovative Customer Engagement division that sees the company now providing clients with a complete suite of integrated solutions and services, spanning the entire customer journey.
Apr, 8,2020 | It’s time to remove static and complex issues around a legacy distributed network architecture by abstracting higher-level functionality. SDN helps to virtualise the business networking infrastructure and is still a key in taking networking to the next level in terms of automation and improving user experiences.