BUSINESS BEYOND COVID
BOB VAN DIJK: Data is hard cash in an increasingly digital world
Covid-19 has brought into sharp focus the powerful relationship between human endeavour and technology
In the Business Beyond Covid series, CEOs and other business leaders and experts in their sectors look to the future after Covid-19. What effect has the pandemic and resulting lockdown had on their industries and the SA economy as a whole? Which parts will bounce back first and which will never be the same again? Most importantly, they try to answer the question: where to from here?
SA is more than 60 days into the Covid-19 lockdown. Alert level 5 brought the country to a halt and gave the government essential breathing space to focus on its preparations for a humanitarian crisis. When we shifted to level 4, according to a recent Standard Bank report, still only 50% of businesses were operating...