It’s Friday Friday Friday! Which means the CN&CO blog picks are out! This week we reveal Bill Gates top 5 books! Can the South African Post Office turn itself around with simple ideas like this? A programme that aims to springboard the economy and is your company adequately covered for cyber crime and threats?

Enjoy the read!


A Cynic’s guide to Fintech:

Several business models that are bound to fail-and a few that might have a chance. cynic-s- guide-to- fintech-3cd0995e0da3#.b2skei2b4

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Aon’s latest findings reveal that more than half of companies do not plan to buy cyber insurance, even though there are increased threats of attack.

Most companies avoid buying cyber insurance

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Post Office launches e-registered mail

An interesting new offering from the CEO of the Post Office, Mark Barnes

and his team …

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Tim Urban – Inside the mind of a master procrastinator

5 different “to do lists”, “ill get to it tomorrow”, oh jeez tomorrow is D-day, does this ring a bell?

Although every new week I try banish procrastination, it still sneaks up on me every now and then! Have a look at this TED vid by Tim Urban who left his Thesis for 3 days before it was due and his advice about the P word.

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As an avid book reader and collector, I thought it would be appropriate to share Bill Gates top 5 recommended books. My partners have often asked me to suggest some, so I will be sharing my top 5 of 2015/16 soon!

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Giving entrepreneurs a head start

There’s a programme aimed at teaching financial and customer proficiencies to between 600 and 800 entrepreneurs and SMMEs between now and December this year, which will provide a valuable springboard towards economic growth and greater employment opportunities down the line. Just what we need!

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