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What Is Business Process Management

What Is Business Process Management?

Every business has processes that it needs to manage in order to operate effectively. These processes can vary in complexity ranging from the assembly of a product on a production line, to the repair of a vehicle in a garage.

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What Is A Graph Database

What Is A Graph Database?

Graph databases are databases designed to cope with highly interconnected data. The more connected the data, the better they perform. In a Graph database, the connections and relationships between data are just as important as the data itself. They could be described as more ‘relational’ than the so-called relational databases.

Read more
Steps To Maintain Your Competitive Edge

3 Steps To Maintain Your Competitive Edge

A leaking boat is a sinking boat. When the leak becomes too big to ignore, it is plugged but it is the small leaks that in the long term have the most damaging effect on a boat. Similarly, small inefficiencies in a business seem trivial and ignored when a business is in an early stage of development but as a business grows, the impact of those ignored inefficiencies become significant – sinking the opportunity of maintaining sustainable growth.

Read more
Tips For Taking Back Control Of Your Business

Tips For Taking Back Control Of Your Business

We have all seen it before: managers running around, looking and being busy. They have an exhausting day and go home with the usual jargon: back to back meetings, no time for lunch, fighting fires, just managing to keep heads above water and many more. They believe that they are doing a good job, working hard and if there is a problem it is rarely their fault.

Read more
The (Mis)use Of Euphemism In Business

The (Mis)use Of Euphemism In Business

Euphemisms are descriptions which are often bland or vague to cover or sugar coat something which is seen as unpalatable. This will not come as a surprise to many readers, but politicians are the masters. They have an uncanny ability to avoid direct questions and navigate increased attention from the media.

Read more
How Productive Are Your Staff?

How Productive Are Your Staff?

A ‘simple way’ of measuring productivity is to count the number of tasks completed by an employee, the value of those tasks (output) and compare to the costs of the employee (input). This system works well in a repetitive factory style business but more difficult to achieve if the job description is varied and does not have a direct value assigned to the output.

Read more
Lets Get Organized!

How To Improve Organization In Your Business

Disorganization affects productivity, efficiency and employee morale. It damages relationships with customers and can become a huge financial burden to businesses. There is a direct link between a failing business and disorganization. Small businesses can only compete with larger rivals if they are more efficient, flexible and able to meet customer needs

Read more
How To Deal With A Disorganized Boss

How To Deal With A Disorganized Boss

While dealing with disorganized employees is difficult, by applying strict rules and providing guidance the challenge can be addressed in an orderly manner. Recommendations on how to implement the desired changes will be addressed in the third blog of this three-part series. How to deal with a disorganized boss is far more difficult.

Read more
The Cost Of Being Disorganized

The Cost Of Being Disorganized

Disorganization impacts all businesses regardless of size; however, SMEs feel it the most. In a recent survey of SMEs, 23 percent rated their businesses as disorganized, 1 in 3 accepted that disorganization lessens productivity and 75% of owners of struggling businesses believed that disorganization had a negative influence on their results.

Read more
Creating A Culture Of Change, Innovation And Profitability

Creating A Culture Of Change, Innovation And Profitability

Culture in terms of a business is defined as the ideas, customs, and behavior of an organization. A company’s culture directly affects its reputation, valuation and hence profitability. In an era where social media reigns supreme and reputations can be made and destroyed by the careless release of ‘news’, special attention should be given to how a business is portrayed, seen by the public and what the effects are on financial results and profitability. A company can re-invent itself and thrive on change.

Read more
The Importance Of Involving Employees In The Change Cycle

The Importance Of Involving Employees In The Change Cycle

Change is hard. We all know that. Changing a company is even harder. It is akin to steering a fully laden tanker on a totally different course while avoiding storms. But as hard as it is to make changes, the hardest decision of all is to acknowledge that change is needed and to start the journey. Once the decision is made and the journey starts, there are certain guidelines which can be applied:

Read more

RECENT POSTS

What Is Business Process Management

What Is Business Process Management?

Every business has processes that it needs to manage in order to operate effectively. These processes can vary in complexity ranging from the assembly of a product on a production line, to the repair of a vehicle in a garage.

Read more
What Is A Graph Database

What Is A Graph Database?

Graph databases are databases designed to cope with highly interconnected data. The more connected the data, the better they perform. In a Graph database, the connections and relationships between data are just as important as the data itself. They could be described as more ‘relational’ than the so-called relational databases.

Read more
Steps To Maintain Your Competitive Edge

3 Steps To Maintain Your Competitive Edge

A leaking boat is a sinking boat. When the leak becomes too big to ignore, it is plugged but it is the small leaks that in the long term have the most damaging effect on a boat. Similarly, small inefficiencies in a business seem trivial and ignored when a business is in an early stage of development but as a business grows, the impact of those ignored inefficiencies become significant – sinking the opportunity of maintaining sustainable growth.

Read more
Tips For Taking Back Control Of Your Business

Tips For Taking Back Control Of Your Business

We have all seen it before: managers running around, looking and being busy. They have an exhausting day and go home with the usual jargon: back to back meetings, no time for lunch, fighting fires, just managing to keep heads above water and many more. They believe that they are doing a good job, working hard and if there is a problem it is rarely their fault.

Read more
The (Mis)use Of Euphemism In Business

The (Mis)use Of Euphemism In Business

Euphemisms are descriptions which are often bland or vague to cover or sugar coat something which is seen as unpalatable. This will not come as a surprise to many readers, but politicians are the masters. They have an uncanny ability to avoid direct questions and navigate increased attention from the media.

Read more
How Productive Are Your Staff?

How Productive Are Your Staff?

A ‘simple way’ of measuring productivity is to count the number of tasks completed by an employee, the value of those tasks (output) and compare to the costs of the employee (input). This system works well in a repetitive factory style business but more difficult to achieve if the job description is varied and does not have a direct value assigned to the output.

Read more
Lets Get Organized!

How To Improve Organization In Your Business

Disorganization affects productivity, efficiency and employee morale. It damages relationships with customers and can become a huge financial burden to businesses. There is a direct link between a failing business and disorganization. Small businesses can only compete with larger rivals if they are more efficient, flexible and able to meet customer needs

Read more
How To Deal With A Disorganized Boss

How To Deal With A Disorganized Boss

While dealing with disorganized employees is difficult, by applying strict rules and providing guidance the challenge can be addressed in an orderly manner. Recommendations on how to implement the desired changes will be addressed in the third blog of this three-part series. How to deal with a disorganized boss is far more difficult.

Read more
The Cost Of Being Disorganized

The Cost Of Being Disorganized

Disorganization impacts all businesses regardless of size; however, SMEs feel it the most. In a recent survey of SMEs, 23 percent rated their businesses as disorganized, 1 in 3 accepted that disorganization lessens productivity and 75% of owners of struggling businesses believed that disorganization had a negative influence on their results.

Read more
Creating A Culture Of Change, Innovation And Profitability

Creating A Culture Of Change, Innovation And Profitability

Culture in terms of a business is defined as the ideas, customs, and behavior of an organization. A company’s culture directly affects its reputation, valuation and hence profitability. In an era where social media reigns supreme and reputations can be made and destroyed by the careless release of ‘news’, special attention should be given to how a business is portrayed, seen by the public and what the effects are on financial results and profitability. A company can re-invent itself and thrive on change.

Read more
The Importance Of Involving Employees In The Change Cycle

The Importance Of Involving Employees In The Change Cycle

Change is hard. We all know that. Changing a company is even harder. It is akin to steering a fully laden tanker on a totally different course while avoiding storms. But as hard as it is to make changes, the hardest decision of all is to acknowledge that change is needed and to start the journey. Once the decision is made and the journey starts, there are certain guidelines which can be applied:

Read more

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Instant language translation

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Extract more value from your data

Identify relationships within your dataset that were previously too complex to be seen.

Business process management (BPM)

Plan, design and optimize your business processes to achieve operational efficiency.

Seamless collaboration

Increase productivity with Konnect video calls, messages and screen sharing.

What the Kradle community loves about us

Unrivaled Flexibility

Customize Kradle to meet your specific needs.

Extract more value from your data

Identify relationships within your dataset that were previously too complex to be seen.

No-code solution

Get started right away with an easy-to-use interface.

Business process management (BPM)

Plan, design and optimize your business processes to achieve operational efficiency.

Instant language translation

Select from over 70 languages to send and receive your messages.

Seamless collaboration

Increase productivity with Konnect video calls, messages and screen sharing.

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