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May 23 2017

Customising your : Don’t force your digital system into a manual box

Most organisations that are moving from manual to digital solutions do so to improve efficiencies, extract richer business insights and manage systems more tightly. Digital can transform access and capability, introducing new layers of information that can be used to enhance business processes and decision making.

Unfortunately, in many cases these tools are forced into customised boxes that won’t deliver as effectively as they would if left alone.

What to do when you want to customise your digital system?

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May 11 2017

Payroll compliance in the South African market is complex and demanding. Organisations must obey the rules to ensure they don’t face unexpected fines, lose essential funds or suffer reputational damage. Personnel business practices must adhere to the law, paperwork needs to be kept up to date, and records must be maintained – and payroll must receive the support it needs to keep the business compliant.

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May 2 2017

For most organisations outsourcing is the perfect pill for removing internal headaches. A specialised and carefully selected outsourcing partner can deliver significant benefit to the bottom line, support business growth and enhance the organisation’s ability to develop customer-business relationships.
However, there are numerous layers to implementation and one of the most important factors to consider is the level to which an outsourcing partner will be allowed to go.

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Apr 25 2017

Employee engagement is a buzz word. Everybody knows it. However, few people know that employee engagement means money. Research shows that companies in the US with engaged employees can outperform those without by up to 202% and have 6% higher net profit margins. And although such South African statistics are lacking, they are sure to look very similar.

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Mar 27 2017

Outsourcing can potentially add value, cut costs, support business growth and enhance customer-business relationships. An impressive list of attributes that sometimes mask the reality that selecting the wrong outsourcing partner can result in the business experiencing few of the benefits, with some added new challenges.

The Industrial Development Corporation has indicated that globally Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) is in the midst of a growth surge with an anticipated $202.6-billion by the end of 2016 and a five-year compound annual growth rate of 5.3%.

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Mar 2 2017

The Deloitte Global Outsourcing Survey 2016 found that outsourcing will continue to grow, providing customers with innovative services and solutions that help them cut costs while remaining competitive and on track. However, not all outsourcing is created equal and should be undertaken with a measure of consideration and a dollop of common sense.

Business process outsourcing (BPO) has evolved into a thriving and enormously successful market, accelerating in growth as it constantly reinvents itself and adapts to the changing paces of digital, country and economy.

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Feb 22 2017

The 2017-2018 South African Budget Speech was presented by the Minister of Finance, Pravin Gordhan on Wednesday, 22 February 2017.

View our online tax calculator to see how it affects your tax compared to last year.

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Feb 14 2017

South Africans are becoming used to hearing bad news in terms of our pockets on the 2nd Wednesday afternoon in February. Sadly, we don’t expect anything particularly different this year.

Given that South Africa, as a country, is still struggling financially and the gap between the earnings of the poorest and the “well-to-do do’s” does not seem to be shrinking, we can be confident that there will be more innovative taxes included in what is tabled.

Cathie Webb - Accsys COO
Dec 22 2016

They do say dark chocolate is good for you, don't they? And a little glass of red wine every now and then..

This time of year is definitely about food for many of us, preparing it, eating it, clearing up afterwards. And chocolate is high up on the indulgent food list (Also doesn't mess up the pots, pans and plates).

There are very few people who do not have a level of guilt around the amount of chocolate they eat, or would eat if it was considered a healthy snack.

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Dec 6 2016

There may be a lucky few in South Africa this December who receive a 13th cheque or bonus as part of your December pay.
It’s important that you understand what you are actually going to receive in your bank account:
• A bonus is generally an amount given to employees because of either their personal performance within the organisation, or because the organisation as a whole has done well;
• A 13th cheque will have been calculated as part of your annual company cost, and is a way of splitting an annual amount into 13 payments.

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