IQbusiness leads innovative South African growth with bold new investment in business services Wednesday, 21 July 2021 JOINT PRESS STATEMENT BY MARC SCHRADER (DIRECTOR: ITQ BUSINESS SOLUTIONS) AND ADAM CRAKER (CEO: IQBUSINESS) IQbusiness is proud to announce its purchase of a controlling stake in ITQ Business Solutions (ITQ) – a South African business services company focusing on software support, consulting and development in key growth sectors. “At IQbusiness, we’ve always focused on meeting the growing advisory needs of Africa’s professionals in financial services, banking, insurance, retail, telecommunications and other key growth industries. Now we’re able to deepen our capabilities through this exciting acquisition. It signals the start of a new impetus for growth in South Africa’s business services offerings, which has been plagued by negative news. We’ve got amazing talent and expertise here in South Africa, and I’m thrilled that – together with the ITQ team – we can harness that in the right direction,” said Adam Craker, CEO at IQbusiness. The ITQ group provides bespoke and expert services to businesses in key growth sectors such as financial services, insurance and healthcare sectors. ITQ is able to help firms develop and realise essential digitalisation goals by providing custom-built software and […]
Unlocking Business Agility by aligning strategy to execution “If you want flow, stop the flooding” – Sally Elatta. Do you recognise any of these traits in your organisation: Is business sustainability and strategic execution of key concern to you? Is the possibility of project delivery failure threatening your ability to compete or survive? Do you know if the most valuable initiatives are top priority for implementation?? Are you spending your money and effort on the right things? Do you wonder what is keeping your workforce so busy? Is change demand exceeding your ability to supply? Are you innovating in response to market pressures, but failing in execution? If you answered yes to any of the above, then it may be time to consider revisiting your portfolio management approach. The reality is that these challenges have existed or may exist regardless of whether you are applying Agile ways of working or a more traditional approach. What we have found is that as organisations are scaling agility in their delivery teams, these challenges are becoming more visible and prevalent and in the journey to Business Agility Maturity, Lean Portfolio Management is the next step to unlocking real Business Agility. What is Lean […]
With many organisations investing critical resources - time and money - into transforming their business operations, Agile Ways of Work have become even more crucial in our current disrupted workspaces.