The link between consumers, digital and SMBs

    Humans are fond of categorising everything, looking for a neat order to the world. Sometimes, this practice can be controversial and divisive, even leading to some rivalry. Consider the ongoing saga around generational gaps. Are you a baby boomer, a millennial or from Gen-Z (or the oft-forgotten gen x)? Does that determine if […]

May’s blogs and articles worth reading

  Every month, we share interesting articles on our LinkedIn profiles. This month, we read about the relationship between productivity and efficiency, a debate on how banks use digital to become the trusted companies during crisis, why some SMBs are doing very well adopting digital (and why some aren’t), and that if you are still […]

SMBs and Salesforce – a great fit

    How do you know your company is becoming a large business? Perhaps it’s when you hire your first Chief Operating Officer. The role typically appears when business owners need someone to manage the day-to-day needs of their company, freeing the owners to focus on new sales, product lines and markets. Running a business […]

Call to Action 2: Adaptiveness and Agility

    This article is part one of a series unpacking the five Call To Actions in IRMSA’s 2021 Risk Report. To learn more about the five CTAs and the report, please read this blog from thryve’s Managing Director. Achievements and progress alone don’t define a society. A civilisation is also rated by how well it can […]

April’s top Salesforce, Riskonnect, Tableau and other blogs

    Salesforce looks to Africa for growth. Risk management starts before you even make your first hire. Analytics is complicated, but you can get it to work for you. And six considerations when choosing a Risk Management Information System. We cover these topics in our monthly selection of blogs from thryve partners – including […]

Four words to help choose a Salesforce partner

    Adopting Salesforce into your organisation is a gamechanger, and it has the history and pedigree to back such a claim. Salesforce is a pioneer of cloud systems and platforms, building these for over 20 years – well before many other big tech names. It’s a dominant player in the digital software services market—matched […]

March’s top Salesforce, Riskonnect, Tableau and other blogs

    March’s top Salesforce, Riskonnect, Tableau and other blogs   How can your obituary help you be successful? Are you busy building an antifragile business? Why should Enterprise Risk Management be a top priority? And how can you track variance and uncertainty using modern data analytics services? Our monthly selection of blogs from thryve […]

January’s top Salesforce, Riskonnect, Tableau and other blogs

    How is data helping Starbucks change its operations? What can advisers do to boost their networks on LinkedIn? And could you use a quotable quote or two? Our monthly selection of blogs from thryve’s partners Salesforce, Riskonnect and Tableau, as well as other interesting articles we come across, have all the answers. So […]

December’s top Salesforce, Riskonnect, Tableau and other blogs

    2020 is nearly over, but there is still much to be said about risk management, analytics and customer management. Do risk managers have the right tools to manage larger budgets and more visible responsibilities? What advice do business leaders offer to create data-centric companies? What is a Customer Data Profile, and why is […]

Revisiting 2020: the IRM/GRC debate, and dealing with data

  By Riaan Bekker, Force Solutions Manager, thryve   As I take a look at my blogs for 2020, I’m struck with where I started. My first blog for the year looked at the opportunity in crisis, and yet it doesn’t contain the words’ COVID’ or ‘pandemic’ (Why crisis also means opportunity). That was just […]