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IXO: FIXING NGOS WITH BLOCKCHAIN

As philanthropists and impact investors pour money into social and environmentally focused businesses and projects, a nagging question often hovers over their efforts: Is the capital actually ending up where it is intended, and is it delivering impact in a measurable, tangible manner? The Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN), an industry group, says that investors […]
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2018 HOSPITALITY TECH TRENDS

Destinations often focus on where travellers are choosing to go, since places can become trendy – one year it may be Bali, the next, Dubai. These kinds of consumer trends have featured heavily on lists for many years. Increasingly, however, it’s not where travellers are going, but how they’re being reached by marketers, how they’re […]
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LEADHOME CEO MARCEL DU TOIT ON WHY TRADITIONAL PROPERTY IS BROKEN

u|Chief asked Marcel du Toit, the cheeky young disruptor of the property industry (and CEO of Leadhome), about the shape of the local industry… and what gave Leadhome their edge to enter an already crowded market.         What do you see as the shape of the local property space and why do you […]
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LEADHOME CEO MARCEL DU TOIT ON WHY TRADITIONAL PROPERTY IS BROKEN

 u|Chief asked Marcel du Toit, the cheeky young disruptor of the property industry (and CEO of Leadhome), about the shape of the local industry… and what gave Leadhome their edge to enter an already crowded market.         What do you see as the shape of the local property space and why do you […]
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SA’s GREAT TOURISM STORY

The country has gone from pariah state to one of Africa’s top destinations. Today, a mention of South Africa conjures images of penguins waddling along gleaming white beaches, the Big Five roaming through Kruger National Park, rolling vineyards, and Table Mountain. But as recently as 30 years ago, few international visitors experienced these charms. What did the tourism […]