Research shows the cheque/check will be non-existent in the next decade although the US is holding on quite strongly. EFT is becoming the method of payment most countries are currently using, particularly the UK.
Mobile connectivity has suddenly stepped away from the early social network and email adopters to become commonplace. The big jump is the fact that it is no longer the social animals driving the moves forward. Businesses are rapidly taking up the drive for mobility.
I had some discussions recently regarding a multinational replacing a pretty, but poorly functioning eProcurement system with iPOS for SunSystems and an old joke popped into my head.
How many psychiatrists does it take to change a light bulb?
I spent a fascinating day at the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia in the “Applied Corporate Strategy for Finance Professionals” training workshop. The concepts of Lean vs SixSigma vs Constraints Theory were touched on around cost management in a business.