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The SABC has informed the advertising industry that it will not accept "inappropriate" adverts during the period of mourning for deceased former president Nelson Mandela.
By Linda Ensor 13 Dec 2013 06:45
Slowly but surely a way forward for SAARF emerges. Sandra Gordon asks some hard questions of industry stakeholders.
13 Dec 2013 08:19
NEWSWATCH: Independent head Iqbal Survé says the group's editorial staff are assured of their editorial freedom, and need have no fear when writing about any company within the Sekunjalo Group, reports Mail & Guardian, which also reports the government has admitted - shock and horror - to making a mistake.
By Rod Baker 13 Dec 2013 07:11
Iqbal Survé, executive chairman of Independent News & Media, is correct to be concerned about his papers' declining circulation and it is good to hear his commitment to reinvest in print and develop his company's online presence. What is less clear is why he chose to dismiss the editor of one of his better newspapers, the Cape Times.
By Anton Harber 13 Dec 2013 05:32
Are you charged with the adrenalin from having endured more than your fair share of 'flack' in your job? Then you may feel justified in diving headlong into the abyss of perceived 'instant freedom' of the self-employed. But first read on, before you hand over 'The Letter'.
By Catherine Milward-Bridges 12 Dec 2013 16:14
The recently released 'Mandela: The Long Walk to Freedom' has received three Golden Globe nominations.
13 Dec 2013 08:13
Media24 Magazines: Digital is offering the public access to an exciting short course in the new year. The course is suitable for anyone from students looking to enter the digital market to small- and medium-sized business owners who need to gain valuable knowledge of the digital environment within a business.
Issued by Media24 Digital Magazines 13 Dec 2013 10:29
According to the Premier of KwaZulu-Natal, Senzo Mchunu, more than 50,000 people are expected to attend the memorial service to pay tribute at the provincial memorial service in honour of former President Nelson Mandela.
13 Dec 2013 09:00
The importance of a resilient and reliable internal communications network is difficult to overstate. Businesses require a comprehensive on-site infrastructure to function efficiently, improve productivity and also keep costs low.
By Neal Bricker 13 Dec 2013 09:29
NICE, FRANCE: Ask Afrika shares insights from the recent International Print and Digital Research Forum Symposium in Nice, France.
13 Dec 2013 05:46
It has become the conventional viewpoint that Big Data will make much traditional research obsolete. But what does Big Data mean for qualitative research?
Issued by TNS South Africa 13 Dec 2013 10:02
Have you watched the YouTube Rewind of 2013 yet? In case you missed the little fox next to the YouTube logo yesterday, here's your chance to see what was what this year. (video)
12 Dec 2013 13:15
The recent passing of former president Nelson Mandela has necessitated changes to regular programming on SABC television stations.
12 Dec 2013 10:45
Kicking off on 14 December, Tropika will ensure beach bums across South Africa have opportunities to win great spot prizes while sampling Tropika's great flavours!
Issued by Clover 12 Dec 2013 12:01
Millward Brown, a global leader in brand, media and communications research, has been conducting research assignments in Saudi Arabia for several years and is now establishing a permanent presence to better support local, regional and global clients operating in the country.
Issued by Millward Brown 12 Dec 2013 12:48
This year saw a rise in online spending across the globe, with the USA reporting a 20% increase in online shopping on Cyber Monday as shoppers snubbed physical retail stores in favour of missing out on the holiday queues.
Issued by Africa Internet Accelerator 12 Dec 2013 11:59
Moneyweb is suing Fin24 for copyright infringement and unlawful competition based on seven articles, published over a year, which included news elements derived - with attribution - from Moneyweb.
12 Dec 2013 11:37
South African-based research consultancy, Inperspective, is turning the tables on the traditional way of consulting by offering snippets of their research-based insights to followers for free on social media, and you're invited.
Issued by Inperspective Research Consultancy 12 Dec 2013 11:21
As the festive season gets underway and companies close, bulk SMS messaging remains a way to urge last minute deals on the public.
12 Dec 2013 12:04
To achieve a memorable event, marketing teams should be rethinking their strategy to include online collaborative tools such as video streaming, Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram and Twitter.
By Jessica McEndoo 12 Dec 2013 14:31
XZIBIT is a strategic exhibition and events services company, tangibly enhancing the perception of brands.
Issued by XZIBIT 12 Dec 2013 11:44
Being a "good host" was definitely high up the list of what parents of middle-class spoilt brats, like me, expected from their children. Apart from learning to place many more pieces of cutlery on a table than were required, I think the answer to being a good host was, and still is, to provide a decent and handy location for a group of people to share vaguely similar interests and to start a few conversations and make sure there are no uncomfortable silences. And, for me, that location was usually around a dinner table. Now it's around a computer.
By Tim Wyatt-Gunning 12 Dec 2013 12:18
Growth is a business imperative - and a strategic blindspot. And yet, despite being the primary goal of almost all enterprises, growth remains frustratingly difficult to pin down.
Issued by TNS South Africa 12 Dec 2013 10:57
As part of its quarterly CSR initiative, BMi Research recently planted grass and colourful flowers at the Lambano Sanctuary in Wychwood.
Issued by BMi Research 12 Dec 2013 11:33
At the beginning of the month, Balancing Act released the first market report focused on VoD and Africa. The ability to watch a programme from any device anywhere at any time is a luxury that video-on-demand (VoD) provides.
13 Dec 2013 10:13
Celebrating Progress Africa reports that a look at Nigerian YouTube favourites in 2013 reveals that Naija music has found a place in Nigerians' hearts. Have a look at Nigeria's favourites of 2013 according to the YouTube Rewind...
13 Dec 2013 09:37
Public radio and television has restarted after nine months off the airwaves in Mali's northeastern rebel bastion of Kidal, the state broadcaster said on Wednesday, after separatist militants handed back its local headquarters.
13 Dec 2013 08:47
NEW YORK, USA: Spotify extended its free music streaming service to smartphones and tablets boosting its challenge to rivals such as Pandora.
13 Dec 2013 10:12
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