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It is just a fleeting moment of stunned surprise. The dawning realisation that the status quo has ineluctably changed and so too has any predictable future. (video)
By Ed Herbst 17 Dec 2013 08:11
There are a gazillion books in my local business school library with the word 'strategic' or 'strategy' in the title.
By Sid Peimer 17 Dec 2013 06:46
In business we spend much of our time reading or writing. But no matter how experienced we are, few of us can write even half a page without agonising over how best to put our points across.
By James Hurford 17 Dec 2013 05:36
Professional services firm, Deloitte was a title sponsor of the inaugural World Retail Congress Africa, held last month in Sandton. I spoke to Ilse du Toit, a manager within the Strategy & Innovation practice at Deloitte Consulting.
By Danette Breitenbach 17 Dec 2013 08:48
Great news to wrap up 2013 at amp ACTIVATIONS! Victoria Williams joined the company in November 2013 as head of activations and brings with her a wealth of brand activation and eventing experience, as well as a sparkling personality that fits the company profile perfectly.
Issued by Brandsrock 18 Dec 2013 08:32
Every December, the South African National Blood Service makes a plea for donations. The problem is that most people are on holiday and have other things on their mind.
Issued by Gentlemen 18 Dec 2013 08:55
As the year draws to a close, we would like to thank our loyal customers for their support throughout 2013. Our offices will close on the 20th of December and we will reopen on the 14th of January 2014. We look forward to dealing with you in the new year and wish you and your families a wonderful festive season.
Issued by Right Stuff 18 Dec 2013 09:18
This year truly has been the year of the app. With iPhone, Android and tablets becoming the gadgets of the future, apps have exploded onto the scene with pretty much everything you could ask for.
By Beverley Klein 18 Dec 2013 08:23
The world of advertising is no stranger to adverts that those who commissioned and created them... wish they hadn't.
By Rod Baker 18 Dec 2013 05:58
At USB-ED, our ongoing vision is to see leaders across Africa and beyond serving others with wisdom and courage. Reflecting on the life of Tata Madiba, and in light of his recent passing, these words especially resonate with our hearts and minds:
Issued by USB-ED 18 Dec 2013 08:58
Online education company, GetSmarter, has launched its 2014 Career Guide. This annual publication is a practical guide in support of life-long learning and career growth, available for free download at www.getsmarter.co.za.
Issued by GetSmarter 18 Dec 2013 08:26
The term 'economical crush' still dictates the tone and nature of the eventing industry in South Africa. But it's not all bad news: the events industry is just being called on to conceptualise and execute more smartly, ensure ROI and find new ways to maximise tailored budgets. Enthusiasm for the industry and the call to entertain and inform still prevail.
By Deana Heslop-Mthembu, Issued by Blue Moon 18 Dec 2013 08:59
A light-hearted look at some of the biggest consumer tech failures in tech during 2013.
By Rod Baker 18 Dec 2013 05:46
As 2013 draws to a close, there seems to be a general sigh of relief as a year filled with emotional ups and downs comes to a close.
By Juliette Attwell 17 Dec 2013 09:48
As the year closes, Nedbank receives consumer accolades as two of their adverts are voted in the top five of the Millward Brown's Best Liked Ads list for the third quarter of this year.
Issued by Joe Public 17 Dec 2013 11:21
Whether you are in marketing or IT or frankly any kind of business at all, technology is likely to disrupt your way of doing things in a profound way in the next year.
By Judith Middleton and Nicola Byers, Issued by Duo Marketing 17 Dec 2013 11:51
Time management is something that I often associate with that little red monkey-monster from the Chicken Licken ad. It creeps up on you from behind, and before you know it sits on your shoulder and demands your attention...
By Ilse van den Berg 17 Dec 2013 14:23
Michael Wood, co-founder and director of Aperio, a business consulting company focused on accelerating growth of FMCG brands in South Africa and sub-Saharan Africa, looks back on 2013 to identify key learnings for brands.
By Michael Wood, Issued by Aperio 17 Dec 2013 12:09
Public speaking truly is a daunting task for anyone, yet some people are just naturally good at it. If you're not one of these people, here are some tips to help give an impactful speech.
By Beverley Klein 17 Dec 2013 14:09
With a crazy year on the music scene behind us, Rolling Stone has compiled a list of the best music albums of 2013. Here is the top 50 list...
17 Dec 2013 15:13
Three South African digital companies have combined forces to help Africa's media businesses make money from online and mobile publishing, and create better ROI for advertisers.
Issued by Ole! Media 17 Dec 2013 16:37
OK, each to their own, but some of these traditions might seem a bit weird...
By Rod Baker 17 Dec 2013 16:41
Learn about the latest in immersive marketing, social strategy and neuro-marketing, content marketing, cross-channel strategies, real-time automated marketing, mobile and more!
Issued by Knowledge Resources 17 Dec 2013 12:54
Ornico and The Media Online present an analysis of the South African media landscape for 2013, as well as a peak at what's on the radar for 2014 and beyond.
Issued by Ornico 17 Dec 2013 15:41
Sterns recently approached Techsys Digital wanting to showcase the beautiful products they have in stores and spread festive cheer by giving away a variety of products through an online advent calendar.
Issued by Techsys 17 Dec 2013 09:51
As part of its skills upliftment training programmes, Litha Communications will reward one of its delegates on its events management training courses with a three-night stay at the Heritage Awali Mauritius for two people, valued at R25,000.
Issued by Litha Communications 17 Dec 2013 11:08
2013 has been another successful year for Alliance Media. This could not have been done without the hard work of the company's dedicated teams across five time zones in Africa.
Issued by Alliance Media 17 Dec 2013 13:24
New packing and an improved premium product offering demanded a new TVC for Nature's Source, produced by the team at Masters & Savant Worldwide in Cape Town with Candice Wainwright taking the director's chair.
Issued by Masters & Savant 17 Dec 2013 14:57
The DigitLab team decided that rather than having a last team building for 2013, they would spend a day helping a worthy cause. They identified a charity called The Nyusa Project, which was recently launched and based at Kwadinabakubo School in Molweni KZN.
Issued by DigitLab 17 Dec 2013 13:11
From the extravagant wedding of the President's friends, to the questionable excess of our leader's lodgings. From the loud birth of EFF's Red Beret Brigade, to the decidedly unwelcome roll-out of highway tolls. There's one sure thing: 2013 has been one heck of a ride!
Issued by Janine Lazarus Media Consultancy 17 Dec 2013 10:24
The ever-popular kykNET cooking programme, Kokkedoor, now has its very own Kokkedoor-app. The app, a product of Media24 Digital Magazines, enables you to load your own delicious creations as well as access a myriad of recipes to recreate at home.
Issued by Media24 Digital Magazines 17 Dec 2013 16:22
While South Africa's economic growth slows to a four-year low and one reflects on the concerning business trends of 2013 and forecasts of 2014, it takes an innovative and fresh approach to realise that the negative climate presents opportunities to rise above it. Reducing running costs, increasing value and consolidating efforts are the way forward.
Issued by Exhibitions SA 17 Dec 2013 12:50
CNN International announced yesterday, Monday, 16 December, it is launching a new programming strand that will shine the spotlight on African start-ups and entrepreneurs.
17 Dec 2013 11:52
Amakhosi Cultural Centre is in the process of applying for the Bulawayo commercial metro radio station licence. If licensed, the station - called Esabantu - will be launched on 1 June 2014.
17 Dec 2013 10:42
MTN, Rocket Internet and Millicom International Cellular have partnered to develop internet businesses in Africa through Africa Internet Holding (AIH), an exclusive vehicle to develop e-commerce businesses across the continent.
17 Dec 2013 10:17
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