I’m a firm believer that you have to keep refining your current skill set and learning new tricks of the trade skills in order to evolve, stay at the top of your game, and forge ahead of your competition. Reading, listening to audiobooks and podcasts can help you keep up with the most recent research
Everyone is talking about Bitcoin, and other cryptocurrencies, when we should rather be having more conversations around its underlying technology, blockchain, because that is where the real value lies.
Mic Mann, Director at Mann Made, shares his insights on the impact of cryptocurrency, such as Bitcoin, on the global economy. As the conversation around Bitcoin continues to be driven by the crypto’s volatility, some commentators have continually highlighted the emphasis that needs to be accorded to its enabler capabilities. Mann Made recently launched the
Mic Mann, co-founder of Mann Made and the SingularityU South Africa Summit, tells Ayabonga Cawe what Africans can expect of this year’s summit, plus how exponential technologies are going to help solve some of the world’s grand challenges and help to #futureproofAfrica.
Money makes the world go around. But cold hard cash is no longer the most popular form of payment in South Africa. It’s plastic money. Debit cards are used by 84% of South Africans. Or so says the 2017 Payments Landscape Report by Sage. And just as debit cards disrupted cash, so cryptocurrencies will disrupt
Leapfrogging epitomises exponential thinking. It defines accelerated progress. Leapfrogging is about embracing disruption. I love the energetic imagery that the word conjures in your mind – of literally overtaking and overcoming, in leaps and bounds, to move into pole position.