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Episode 84: Agency focus - Source

Date: 2 Apr 2014
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It is the time to honour, recognise and appreciate all South African working class

In commemorating workers' month, Community Divine Connection, in conjunction with BMK Advanced Corporate Training, is hosting the Workers Recognition and Appreciation Ceremony on 4 May at the Coca-Cola Dome in Johannesburg.

Issued by SA Workers Ceremony 14 Apr 2014 13:40

Townships are the new black

The township is no longer a foreign land far away and its story is no longer one of the haves and have-nots. Townships are rocking and they have been for a while, but not everyone has cottoned on yet.

By Danette Breitenbach 16 Apr 2014 06:46

The tourism video that's so bad...

... Even the Singapore Tourism Board, which commissioned it - has scrapped it. (Video - if you're brave and like something cheesy)

16 Apr 2014 06:55

Cricket coverage canned

NEW DELHI, INDIA: AFP has issued a coverage advisory for the Indian Premier League after the BCCI failed to lift restrictions on picture agencies.

16 Apr 2014 09:36

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 86: The power of brands in the mass communication landscape

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show on Thursday, 17 April from 9am-10am as we chat to DK Badenhorst from Y&R Cape Town and directors of MaxAxion, Daniel Courtenay and Nicolle Harding. [twitterfall]

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The top 20 Best Liked Ads for 2013

Millward Brown's Best Liked Ads list celebrates South Africa's favourite TV commercials. The top 20 ads of 2013 are dominated by the technology and fast food categories, with an underlying theme of local humour - advertising and entertainment are inextricably linked.

Issued by Millward Brown 16 Apr 2014 10:21

eNCA Broadcast News Bootcamp

SA's first and most watched 24-hour news channel wants you for its television news graduate program.

Issued by e.tv 16 Apr 2014 13:50

Successful marketing strategies need top-level support

Marketing strategies with budgets signed off too often get lost in a filing cabinet or obscure desktop folder, and by the end of the campaign period no one can even remember what was planned.

By Judith Middleton, Issued by Duo Marketing 16 Apr 2014 14:01

Hg80 welcomes Muzi Kuzwayo to the team

Marketing mastermind and best-selling author, Muzi Kuzwayo, recently joined the Hg80 team as Strategic Director and full partner in the business. Bringing a host of experience and expertise to the table, Muzi promises to strengthen and extend the agency's current offerings, especially in terms of strategy and PR.

Issued by Hg80 16 Apr 2014 15:02

App maps creative industry in Cape Town

A free mobile app to map Cape Town's creativity has been launched by Creative Cape Town, a programme of the Cape Town Partnership, as part of nine official World Design Capital 2014 projects.

16 Apr 2014 08:59

A glimpse into the Small Business Growth Conference [video]

The Small Business Growth Conference is set on reviving the value of building sustainable South African business communities where knowledge is shared and space for synergy is created.

Issued by Living Your Brand 16 Apr 2014 14:31

Climb higher or jump off: why senior managers can't stagnate

Research shows that although executives and senior managers may have had the right skills to climb the ladder, unless they are constantly developing new skills they'll soon fall down.

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 16 Apr 2014 14:41

Own your industry: Top five tips from new book

Own Your Industry - How to Position Yourself as an Expert, by Douglas Kruger, is claimed to be the first book published on our continent on the topic of becoming an industry expert by design. It launched in SA this April, and will be available as an e-book by May. (video)

By Douglas Kruger 16 Apr 2014 08:28

Give your piece a chance with a Biz Press Office

According to ongoing research by UK-based CMO institute, confidence in the effectiveness of content marketing is spurring 60% of marketers to devote increased budgets to this form of promotion year-on-year. Here's why content marketing should be an integral part of a communications campaign strategy.

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 16 Apr 2014 15:18

Social Design competition opens in South Africa

The Rado Star Prize South Africa 2014 is looking for social design projects from talented design students or recent design graduates.

16 Apr 2014 08:23

SME workshop on PR

To help business owners market their products and services, Ohana Public Relations Services is presenting a half-day introductory workshop on effectively managing your business on a shoestring budget.

16 Apr 2014 10:47

Fast food, democracy and the power of marketing

There is a place in South Africa that is truly democratic. Young, old, black, white, rich, poor, rural and urban all congregate around it at least one Friday night a month. It is a choice they willingly and happily make, despite long queues.

By Amanda Sevasti 16 Apr 2014 14:28

Recipe of an award-winning radio advert - Crickley Dairy

Crickley Dairy's advert was announced as Radio Advert of the Year at the 2014 MTN Radio Awards that was hosted at the Sandton Convention Centre on Saturday, 12 April.

Issued by Algoa FM 16 Apr 2014 14:52

On The Spot challenge winners

Over the past four weeks, 10 of South Africa's creative advertising agencies have been put to the test in a gruelling radio advertising challenge, judged by a heavyweight panel of South African marketing and media professionals.

16 Apr 2014 11:27

Webby Awards announces NATIVE VML as Honouree

NATIVE VML has been announced as Honouree at this year's 18th Annual Webby Awards, an award ceremony for excellence on the internet presented annually by The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences.

Issued by NATIVE VML 16 Apr 2014 14:12

Rice has his finger firmly on the pulse of TNS's automotive division

Well-known automotive research expert, Richard Rice, now brings his significant skill set to the team at TNS South Africa and heads up the research company's automotive division.

Issued by TNS South Africa 16 Apr 2014 11:01

Inspiring cuisine at the SA Chefs Theatre

It's showtime at the Rand Show, which means it's "Gourmet time" in Hall 6, the venue for the crowd-pulling SA Chefs Theatre, powered by the culinary might of the South African Chefs Association (SACA).

Issued by The 2014 Rand Show 16 Apr 2014 13:12

Second Press Challenge campaign

For the second year, Times newspaper in association with the Loeries has announced the launch of its 2014 Press Challenge. Nineteen free ads will be given away between 12 May and 12 June this year.

16 Apr 2014 08:08

Knack or technique: Honing your sales skills

Selling can be a wonderful and rewarding profession if it's conducted ethically, professionally and with integrity and many successful businesses today rely one hundred percent on having a proficient sales team.

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16 Apr 2014 11:35

Eskimi to sponsor Mobile West Africa 2014

Eskimi has announced that it will be sponsoring Mobile West Africa 2014 which is taking place from 13-16 May at the Four Points by Sheraton, Lagos, Nigeria.

16 Apr 2014 10:24

The top 20 Best Liked Ads for 2013

Millward Brown's Best Liked Ads list celebrates South Africa's favourite TV commercials. The top 20 ads of 2013 are dominated by the technology and fast food categories, with an underlying theme of local humour - advertising and entertainment are inextricably linked.

Issued by Millward Brown 16 Apr 2014 10:21

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 86: The power of brands in the mass communication landscape

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