Sunday, April 18, 2021

KCB Uganda donates medical equipment worth 12 million shillings to Sanctuary Medical Foundation

The items donated to Sanctuary Medical Foundation included; 10 Adjustable Adult patient beds with in-built drip stands, mattresses with PVC covers and 10 COVID-19 protective suits to aid in the treatment of patients at the facility.

What is Corporate Social Responsibility and how does it impact employee engagement

It is by outstandingly shouldering its corporate social responsibility that an organisation gains a lot for itself while benefiting the society and the environment.

The Fintech industry is expecting a boom in B2B payments in 2021

Fintech payment innovations will drive economic growth through quicker and streamlined B2B transactions and improve cash flow, which will in turn bolster the economic resilience of businesses.

Strategic Marketing Partnerships for brands amidst the “New Normal”

In the first quarter of 2020, MultiChoice Uganda formed a partnership with Jumia Uganda, meant to broaden our offering to our customers, to aid them have access to MultiChoice Uganda merchandise via the Jumia platform.

Unlocking the business benefits of renewable energy – WePower head

The advent of blockchain-powered online marketplaces with standardised contract architecture means that smaller business owners can strike a deal for power procurement in a relatively short timeframe as well - weeks rather than the months or years that PPAs typically traverse.

Why retailers looking for staff with experience have their priorities wrong

A person who is bright, bubbly and friendly is more suited to working in retail than someone who is standoffish, reserved and a poor communicator.

APM: The CIO’s best friend for remote work… and beyond?

Throughout the pandemic, APM has proved invaluable to IT’s efforts to extend visibility and remotely track, trace, and rectify user application issues on-premises, cloud, SaaS, and at the edge.

Playing to your strengths in a business partnership – Good Things

A lot of what makes co-founders work is being self-aware of your own knowledge, skill, or experience gaps and the potential capability of other people who can fill them, whether it’s your business partner or even another member in your team.

The moral dilemma of sustainable packaging during a global pandemic

There needs to be more innovation in packaging development and collaboration between recycling companies and providers.

COVID-19 victims & recoverees alike require psychosocial support from those around them

Therefore, training caregivers, health workers, immediate family, and the general public on how to give psychosocial support to the COVID-19 patients and recovered victims needs to be done as a matter of urgency to help provide hope for recovery.

Simple ways to motivate employees in micro and small-sized businesses

Flexibility, skilling employees and great communication can be just what is needed.

Video Content Marketing: How to boost growth using Facebook Live

Entrepreneurs promote their brands in different forms on the various social media platforms. These platforms have evolved and brought forth other features...

4 effective tactics to include in your guerilla marketing strategy to increase brand awareness

If you’ve been at the helm of your online business for a while now, chances are you’ve run through all the conventional...

Digital Marketing: How to add method to the Black Friday madness

With changing consumer habits and the proliferation of eCommerce and social media, retailers are now able to promote their Black Friday offerings well ahead of the big day itself.

5 steps to growing your business revenue – Insight from HashChing

As the economy takes a turn for the worse, many SMEs are understandably concerned about the impact that this will have on...

4 ways government IT can excel in Hybrid Data Center Management

Nurture team interest in greater cybersecurity hygiene; implement automated monitoring and alerts; prioritise disaster backup and recovery… and the bulk of the remaining efforts can fall into place with team focus and upskilling.

COVID-19: The need for business risk management and continuity plans for SMEs – Insight from Centenary Bank

Whether you hire say, an in-house risk management staff or you work with a third-party vendor, you are going to need a team in place that can bounce into action when a disaster strikes.

Winning back lost customers and driving new loyalty – MultiChoice UG

A business’ offering to customers must provide value for money – customers are willing to spend only where they are assured of value for the money they are going to spend.

Ecommerce returns – Time to step out of the dark ages – Doddle APAC head

Smart returns are digital to capture more data for the retailer and improve the experience for the consumer, they offer a range of drop-off options to make the physical handover hassle-free and quicker.

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Airwallex receives regulatory approval and completes acquisition of UniCard

Airwallex is offering a global financial cloud to empower businesses to grow without borders, providing a one-stop shop for payments, collections, FX, cards and other value-added solutions for SMEs, and an API for larger businesses requiring customisation.