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Episode 185: Online retail with the CTO of Emerce Commerce.

Date: 18 Aug 2016
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#WomensMonth: Women in advertising - Laura Jordan-Bambach

Susan Credle, global chief creative officer at FCB, spoke to women in advertising during the DStv Seminar of Creativity. In this episode she speaks to Laura Jordan-Bambach, creative director at Mr. President... (VIDEO)

18 hours ago

[Orchids & Onions] DStv gets a gold for its top Olympics coverage

It wasn't old Wayde van Niekerk's triumph that had me glued to DStv over the past fortnight - I have rediscovered the fascinating, multifaceted world of international sport and have been watching events I never would normally dream on wasting time on - gymnastics, archery, shooting, even the lesser attractive field events like women's discus...

By Brendan Seery 14 hours ago

#WomensMonth: Women significantly under-represented in construction

Athi Myoli is the director of the Women in Construction Awards, an event that recognises excellence within the African construction, cement and concrete industry...

By Sindy Peters 19 hours ago

Be brave: Differentiate with digital

Digital presents a powerful opportunity for brands to differentiate themselves against competitors. We've all heard the stories of great digital projects and wonder how we could create the same traction for our own brands...

By Mike Saunders 14 hours ago

AR and VR add clout to visual marketing for SA brands

Augmented and virtual realities are ready to make their mark in South Africa and could be a game changer in visual marketing for the retail and tourism sectors in particular...

By Johan Walters 18 hours ago

#WomensMonth: Healing hands...and feet

When she's not caring for her patients or teaching future doctors, Dr Karin Baatjes is running to raise funds for prostheses for breast cancer survivors...

By Nicci Botha 17 hours ago

#WomensMonth: There is no glass ceiling if you keep building

Taryn Copeman is the director of strategy at Mark1, a digital media company. Coming from a creative and publishing background, Copeman brings 12 years of experience into her role...

By Beverley Klein 16 hours ago

MTN Zakhele Futhi scheme opens to public offers in September

As the MTN special purpose empowerment vehicle, MTN Zakhele, contractually unwinds on 24 November 2016, the group will launch a R9bn MTN Zakhele Futhi scheme for public offer on 12 September...

19 hours ago

Terence Neale scores Direction Craft Gold hat-trick at Loeries

Egg Films - the top ranked South African production company last year - had another great Loerie Awards, with its directors taking home three Golds, Silver, Bronze and two Craft Certificates...

Issued by Egg Films 15 hours ago

Nedbank innovatively shows the way on small outdoor advertising format with big results

Nedbank has renewed its advertising campaign with South-Africa's outdoor media specialist Primedia Outdoor's AdLite holdings...

Issued by Primedia Outdoor 17 hours ago

Five ways bad grammar can negatively affect your business

You might be right to call it trivial, but as unimportant as it might seem to you, bad grammar can hurt your business in many ways...

Issued by Naija Writers’ Coach 17 hours ago

Y&R SA and NATIVE VML partner up to form VML and Y&R Africa Group

Y&R South Africa and NATIVE VML are partnering to form the VML and Y&R Africa Group, a digitally integrated offering that will be positioned to deliver on the needs of an increasingly connected world...

14 hours ago

Arcade scoops four Silvers at the Loeries

Arcade Content has continued its steady rise, dominating the Music Video category at the Loeries with two Silvers and picking up another two Silvers, three Bronzes and a Craft Certificate for its brand films...

Issued by Arcade Content 14 hours ago

Riverbed appoints new head of client service and events

Integrated creative agency Riverbed recently announced two significant promotions, namely that of Felicity Pegram to head up the client service portfolio and Nash Zwambila to head of events...

Issued by Riverbed 16 hours ago

Ipsos pre-election forecasting on the mark nationally

Ipsos in South Africa again delivered a very close forecast on the final local election results...

Issued by Ipsos 15 hours ago

Digital communication is leading channel for customer engagement

From social media to virtual reality and email to chat, digital communication is the leading channel for customer engagement, lead by the millennial generation...

18 hours ago

Top accolades to the Top Women in MICE

The 2016 Top 40 Women in MICE event held on 18 August at the breathtaking Pretoria-based venue, Monte De Dios, was a spectacular day celebrating nothing but women...

Issued by HOMEMAKERS 16 hours ago

AutoReach launches Summer Magic Coastal Promo 2016

AutoReach's Summer Magic Coastal Promo guarantees 100% distribution of promotional material to 665,000 vehicles during the upcoming December school holidays...

Issued by AutoReach 18 hours ago

LM&P stages 2016 Wits Donald Gordon Medical Centre Spiritus Awards evening

LM&P (Lynne Mackenzie and Partners), a Mortimer Harvey OmniChannel company, was tasked to stage an awards evening for the Wits Donald Gordon Medical Centre Spritus Awards...

Issued by Mortimer Harvey 15 hours ago

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Africa news

African film content classification and online child protection

Kenyan Film Classification Board conducts reciprocal visit to South Africa...

19 hours ago

Technology to play a key role in global food security

Technology will increasingly play an important role in agricultural food production as the world races to ensure that food supply will be able to meet growing demand in the future...

20 hours ago

Kangpe named Nigeria's 'Best Startup' at Seedstars Lagos

Kangpe won the Nigeria round of Seedstars World and will represent the country at the Seedstars Summit in Switzerland...

20 hours ago

Pan-African initiative to amplify women's voices

Graça Machel Trust announces new initiative to create a powerful movement of African women focused on advancing Africa's future...

21 hours ago

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Promotional marketing: Having customised mugs that are filled with impact

Coffee mugs are one of the most popular promotional items, and they can be customised in a myriad of ways...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 15 Aug 2016

Newspapers rethink paywalls as digital efforts sputter

WASHINGTON: Paywalls were supposed to help rescue newspapers from the crisis of sinking print circulation as readers shifted to getting their news online...

12 Aug 2016

Apple and Microsoft unholster new gun emojis

Apple and Microsoft on Friday appeared to be aiming in opposite directions with freshly unholstered gun emojis...

8 Aug 2016

Bangladesh shuts 'objectionable' news sites

DHAKA: Bangladesh has shut down dozens of online news services including those of pro-opposition media, an official said on Friday, sparking accusations of government censorship...

5 Aug 2016

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