Covid-19 - Global Recovery

April 21, 2022
Covid Zambia

Professional Accountants – Silent Heroes of the Pandemic

Owen Mavengere, the Technical Director at the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Zimbabwe (ICAZ) looks back at the last two years, and at the future as well, from a business leader viewpoint, particularly those with a professional accounting background.
February 14, 2022

How to tackle the pandemic’s effect on social mobility

Findings from research by the Resolution Foundation give key insights into what needs to be done to repair social mobility after the pandemic. The shockwaves sent through the economy, labour market and children’s education by the pandemic must be addressed to repair social mobility, according to the Resolution Foundation.
February 1, 2022

Shaping the next phase of work – and beyond

As we embark on shaping the next phase of work, there is a mix of concern and excitement about getting the transition right. Kevin Empey explores what leaders can do with this once-in-a-generation opportunity to mould the future of work here and now.
August 11, 2021
women entrepreneurs

The COVID-19 Pandemic: Challenges and opportunities for women entrepreneurs

While women entrepreneurs optimistically face the future in order to succeed, we cannot ignore the uneven challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic
July 27, 2021

Navigating the new normal

The dire need for frontline expertise from accountants to help businesses survive is critical, especially with companies having seen their cash reserves depleted over the past year. Most government support programmes have dried up, and this is underscored by internal challenges.
July 27, 2021

Four ways accountants can help businesses survive turbulent times

The dire need for frontline expertise from accountants to help businesses survive is critical, especially with companies having seen their cash reserves depleted over the past year. Most government support programmes have dried up, and this is underscored by internal challenges.
July 27, 2021

ICAS President: Why hybrid working and hiring will be the way forward

Moving beyond the one-size-fits-all approach to work will boost both business performance and staff satisfaction, says Bruce Pritchard CA.
June 29, 2021

Moving through crises

The COVID-19 pandemic, a global health emergency with profound economic and social ramifications, has shown us the importance of being prepared when crises hit. Like an earthquake, in its wake the COVID-19 crisis will result in aftershocks that will permanently reshape the world. It’s also a defining moment for humanity in which we can look further into the distance to imagine [...]
June 29, 2021

The future of investment

The new normal is redefining the new investment landscape, but is it really that bleak for Africa?
June 29, 2021

Increased cybersecurity awareness during the pandemic

The coronavirus has impacted businesses and the lives of many around the world. As the pandemic intensifies, cybercriminals are using this time to take advantage of vulnerable users. The number of cyber attackers, whether they are using phishing attacks, hacking or other malicious attacks, is increasing in organisations and they are now using the pandemic to further deploy such attacks.