Platform Business Strategies

Platform Business Strategies The platform business model is one utilised devastatingly well by many big tech companies. The problem is that many traditional or smaller companies tend to ignore platform business strategies. The platform strategy once implemented properly can lead to exponential growth, helping organisations scale up quicker. In fact today, some of the world’s…

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Platform Business Strategies: A Practical Approach to Digitalisation

The platform business model is one utilized devastatingly well by many big tech companies. The problem is that many traditional or smaller companies tend to ignore platform business strategies. The platform strategy once implemented properly can lead to exponential growth, helping organisations scale up quicker. Watch the video lecture below to find out more. Learning…

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The Digital Strategy Programme

Welcome to The Digital Strategy Programme The purpose of this course is to upskill current and aspiring digital strategists. A Digital Strategist is a highly sought-after professional, particularly in the post-pandemic era, as organisations transform into a digital-first / platform business model. The modern digital strategist is a highly skilled individual, with a number of…

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The Future of Money

The Future of Money Exploring the Possibilities Created by Emerging Technologies: Open Banking, Mobile Payments & FinTech Platforms   Imagine a cashless world where all transactions are invisible and seamless and you do not need to think about making a payment. Imagine leaving a store, your shopping complete: a scanner at the exit detects the…

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Advanced Digital Advertising Course

Get 35% Off The Advanced Digital Advertising Programme REGISTER NOW REGISTER NOW Introduction The instructor-led Advanced Digital Advertising programme is designed for marketing and advertising professionals involved in the day-to-day management of advertising campaigns and strategies. The practical course builds upon the existing knowledge of participants; helping you polish your skills in line with international…

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A Guide to Choosing a Core Banking Software – For Credit Unions and Microfinance Banks

The Need for Core Banking Software Would you agree with me that financial institutions need channels to deliver their products and services to consumers? Historically, financial institutions have relied on in-person interactions; requiring members to visit branches in order to open accounts, access loans, and savings products amongst other offerings. Given the advancements in technology and…

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Digital Risk Management for Credit Unions

Introduction The internet, once hailed as the ultimate invention for communication and borderless business transactions is increasingly becoming a hotbed for bad players as digital platforms become entwined in every part of our daily lives. With over 5 billion people connected and interacting online daily, the world is now heavily reliant on technology as more…

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Creating Value for People, Society and the Business

As you got into work today did you sit down and think: What am I doing here?  What value am I creating for people? How are my actions today aligned to the overall business goals? When you think about it, everything comes down to value creation for customers. Here are some reasons why. Dynamic value…

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10 Reasons Why Credit Unions Fail to Digitize

Over the last four years, I have had the pleasure of interacting with several Credit Unions. I have interacted with the senior management team as well as the lowest placed staff of many credit unions. I have also attended several conventions where I had one-2-one sessions with members and managers of credit unions. To an…

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Credit Union Value Creation Through Technology & Innovation

Historically, credit unions create enormous value for their members compared to other financial institutions. However, this is starting to change with the emergence of new technology. The banks and other institutions are fighting back through innovation. Even new startups are innovating to create value and make life easier for the average credit union member. Credit…

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