Stuttafords – The Ghost of Retail Past

Stuttafords – The Ghost of Retail Past

On a beautiful July Sunday afternoon, I walked into the Stuttafords Eastgate store, determined to get my favourite perfume at 80% less at their closing down sale.  What greeted me was none of the usual madness that goes with a retail sale. But rather, the ghost of...
The Innovation Process

The Innovation Process

“So many wants what so few have.”  Part 3: Jac Spies, Chief Advisor at Praesignis discusses innovation investments, why they fail, and how to beat innovation failures – in this 3-part insight series Innovation is the process of creating new ideas and turning them into...
How To Beat the 90% Innovation Failure Manifestation

How To Beat the 90% Innovation Failure Manifestation

Part 2: Jac Spies, Chief Advisor at Praesignis discusses innovation investments, why they fail, and how to beat innovation failures – in this 3-part insight series In my previous article on “Why 90% Innovation Initiatives Fail in Well Managed Organisations”, we...
Social Media Analysis – RSA Protests – Part 2

Social Media Analysis – RSA Protests – Part 2

Following the recent cabinet reshuffle and subsequent downgrade of South Africa’s economic rating, there has been a surge in the number of public tweets and posts on related topics.  Praesignis in partnership with Insights Radar conducted an advanced social media...