As we approach Heritage Day on Tuesday 24th September, Nobuhle Zwane, Argility’s Human Capital Manager explains how Argility is working to Build a Legacy for Future Generations.

Oct 16, 2019

Instead of looking to the past this Heritage Day, we at Argility feel that SA organisations should be planning for the future. Heritage Day gives all South Africans an opportunity to celebrate their history and cultural heritage, the day also offers an excellent opportunity to reflect on the legacy they will leave their descendants. For us,  the Argility Technology Group team,  it is more about focusing on building a positive, empowering culture for young South Africans.  Something that future generations will be able to celebrate as their shared heritage. It is our vision to build the heritage of generations to...

Tanya Long, Argility COO, unveils the enhanced version of DAMSense – Argility’s Digital Asset Management System

Sep 09, 2019

It’s always good to get to the point quickly and what is the point here?  Well, it is that DAMSense makes sense of digital assets and enables businesses to organise, store and retrieve.  Now that’s an attention grabber for any business readership.   DAMSense is a comprehensive Digital Asset Management (DAM) system which enables companies to manage and make sense of digital media files in one central and searchable repository platform. The solution can be deployed across a range of organisations – from large eCommerce enabled image websites to internal corporate branding asset management systems. It is important to understand...

Focus on Growth

Feb 22, 2018

Tanya Long, Human Capital Executive, Argility. 9 out of 10 businesses fail.  What’s the formula then for success?  So far we have spoken about: 1.       Right product for the right market 2.       Pay Attention To Everything The #3 key success factor: Focus on Growth I’m always amused at the moans and groans from staff that erupt when they walk out of an annual planning session regarding the next year’s targets.  You’ll overhear remarks like: “It’s impossible!”, “What is our leadership team smoking?”  Then fast forward to the next annual review and lo-and-behold, barring dire circumstances beyond the businesses control and...

Resilience and the Ability to Recover

Feb 22, 2018

Tanya Long, Human Capital Executive, Argility. 9 out of 10 businesses fail.  What’s the formula then for success?  This is the last in our series on what the formula for success is in businesses. In previous articles we have covered: 1.       Right Product for the Right Market 2.       Pay Attention to Everything 3.       Focus on Growth The #4 key success factor: Resilience and the Ability to Recover We all know that things go wrong and there are times when even the expression ‘pear-shaped’ will not do the situation justice. It’s not only about having courage and facing the music, but...

Pay Attention to Everything

Feb 14, 2018

Tanya Long, Human Capital Executive, Argility. 9 out of 10 businesses fail.  What’s the formula then for success?  In our first article on this topic, I spoke about the surprisingly high statistics for business failures and the top item for success being the right product for the right market. The #2 key success factors is: Pay Attention to Everything You may have a fantastic product and a willing market, but if your underlying processes do not support sustainable actions then failure may creep up on you.  Small issues suddenly turn into large issues. Boring but necessary business processes, business models...