It’s not surprising that more people in Africa use mobile payment services than on any other continent. Most of Africa has never had access to traditional banking services. And most of Africa gained access to a mobile phone before they had access to a landline. The result is that many people in Africa had access to some form of mobile money service before they had access to a traditional bank...View Article
Will Banks and FinTech companies be competitors or partners?
In many ways the banking sector has been the last industry disrupted by technology advancements. Banks have been notoriously slow to evolve, and this has created opportunities for dynamic and nimble FinTehc start-ups around the world. Africa, with its unique challenges, offers FinTech companies plentiful opportunities to fill the gaps left by banks.View Article
Ken Okolo joins TalentintheCloud
We are delighted to welcome Ken Okolo to the business. Ken is based in Lagos Nigeria and will be spearheading our West African business.View Article
What's the difference between a plumber and a recruiter?
A few years ago I attended an event in London where the key note speaker drew a comparison between a plumber and recruiter....View Article
Are you prepared for Google Hire?
Google's Cloud Jobs API is creating a great deal of buzz in the recruitment industry. It gives the industry plug-and-play access to Google’s search and machine learning capabilities. Company career sites, job boards, applicant tracking systems and staffing agencies can hopefully improve the experience of job seekers who visit their sites to find jobs.View Article
How to unlock your hidden recruitment costs
When reviewing your recruitment budget do you ever factor in the cost of interviews? What about the potential loss of productivity from your hiring team's time, or even hiring the wrong person altogether ?View Article
7 Tips to lower your recruitment costs in 2017
High recruitment costs are among the many challenges businesses face. We've complied 7 tips to help you optimize your recruitment spend.View Article
Sharpen Your Recruiting Process - 7 Valuable Tips
The recruitment process is constantly under pressure to be updated - the internet has opened up a global and rapidly changing recruitment market.View Article
Should I hire an internal recruiter ?
For smaller organizations with limited HR resources, there comes a point when it needs to consider hiring an internal recruiter. This is typically when the business' hiring requirements become too demanding for the person/people involved. They can either engage a recruitment organization at this point, or in-source recruitment by hiring a dedicated internal recruiter. Whichever the case, it's...View Article
What is the best CRM for your SME ?
Finding a great product or service can really make all the difference to your business. It’s vital that you choose something that does what you need it to and something that your team will embrace (so you actually get to measure your ROI). So what is the best CRM for your SME and how do you go about finding one that fits?View Article