Travel, the Spread of Contagions and the Economic Impact

A research paper on Travel, the Spread of Contagions and the Economic Impact

An increase in travel and tourism over the last century has seen economies boom.  According to the World Travel and Tourism Council, an authority on the industry, Travel and Tourism contributed USD 8.8 Trillion, and 319 million jobs to the world economy in 2018.  The industry continues to grow and grew by 3.9% in 2018 …

Is the Coronavirus a Catalyst for the Great Depression of the 2020s

Is the Coronavirus a catalyst for a Great Depression of the 2020s. Photo: The New York Public Library

The WHO has declared the COVID19 (Coronavirus) a public health emergency, and with the spread of the virus we know that there will be a large economic fallout.  The exact amount is difficult to quantify at this stage, but anecdotally there is plenty of evidence, and qualitative projections can prove that the COVID19 virus will …

Quiz Managerial Accounting the Basics

Quiz Managerial Accounting

Managerial Accounting is used by managers to plan, implement and control various aspects of a business. Also known as Management or Cost Accounting, Managerial Accounting is concerned with the costs of manufacturing or producing products, and thus uses a specific cost classification system depending on cost behaviour, traceability, relevance and function. After you've studied through …

Making Decisions on Bringing Citizens Home from Wuhan

Bringing Citizens Home from Wuhan

The surge in confirmed cases of the Coronavirus is propelling countries to make decisions on how to safeguard their citizens and other interests.  The question is, are these leaders equipped to make the right decisions, and what are their motivations?  Motivation is one of the underpinning aspects of decision-making. Some countries’ decision-making leans towards the …

3 Reasons Why Analytics Isn’t Working

3 Reasons Why Analytics isn't Working by TheRiseApproach

Now that many organizations have jumped on the analytics band wagon, the ability to assess the effectiveness of analytics in relation to business success has presented itself.  The problem is, although there are many reasons for using analytics to understand and drive business growth, businesses feel that analytics isn’t working for them, and here’s why …