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Episode 133: VMA Group expansion, Exceptional Customer Experience and RayBan #campaign4change

Date: 29 May 2015
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Conscious social media users

We are acclaimed to be grooming a generation of tech-savvy young people who understand the cyberspace, but how come they do not realise that what they share online could potentially damage their reputation or brand?...

By Rebone Masemola 2 Jun 2015 07:13

A smart move: taking a B2B publication online and flourishing

When it comes to print publications, many have to fight off the unfortunate view that 'free' often means inferior quality. Mike Joubert, Editor and founding member of TechSmart tells us how he did so, and why TechSmart is now focused online...

By Leigh Andrews 2 Jun 2015 06:00

The secret behind AMP's impressive digital snowball

Karla Levick, Group Marketing Manager - Associated Media Publishing, highlights the importance of providing relevant content on a regular basis for your readers of both print and digital platforms alike...

By Leigh Andrews 2 Jun 2015 14:00

Winners announced for 2015 brandhouse Responsible Drinking Media Awards

Brandhouse Beverages announced the winners of the 2015 Responsible Drinking Media Awards (RDMAs) at the awards ceremony on 2 June in Johannesburg...

3 Jun 2015 09:43

Latest news

Safa taking legal route against Sunday newspaper

The South Africa Football Association (Safa) is currently seeking legal action against the Sunday Independent following the publishing of what it says is a "not only misleading, but false and defamatory" article, last Sunday...

By Nthambeleni Gabara 3 Jun 2015 10:04

Why analytics is key for your omni-channel success

Being a proudly South African company and a strong supporter of all South African sports, Effective Intelligence delved into the passionate conversation surrounding the predictions of who will win the 2015 Rugby Tournament...

Issued by Effective Intelligence 3 Jun 2015 10:46

Take part in the 2015 Employee Engagement Survey

An engaged employee is innovative, is a problem solver and contributes massively to productivity and the profitability of their companies. This survey will measure if you positively and proactively influence business operations...

Issued by PDT 3 Jun 2015 11:01

Promoted content

New industrial HP LATEX printers available from Midcomp South Africa

To remain competitive, high-volume PSPs are constantly challenged to deliver short turnaround times across varied applications, while maintaining top-of-the-line quality...

Issued by Midcomp 1 Jun 2015 09:38

The future of magazine brands: Adapt or bye-bye

As the media goes through a period of seismic change, media companies that are determined to thrive must adapt too...

By Debbie McIntyre, Issued by Caxton Magazines 3 Jun 2015 10:20

Govt observing test licenses given to broadcasters

Government is observing the test licences given to broadcasters to see if they will broadcast using Digital Audio Broadcasting (DAB) or Digital Radio Mundial (DRM), says Communications Minister Faith Muthambi...

By Nthambeleni Gabara 3 Jun 2015 10:38

Your pictures, music and videos are the digital backdrop to life as you know it

By 2016, Gartner predicts that the average household will own approximately 3.3 terabytes (TB) of digital content...

3 Jun 2015 09:28

Pan-African magazine, Ogojiii launches at WEF Africa

The pan-African design and global affairs magazine, Ogojiii launches today at the World Economic Forum (WEF) Africa in Cape Town...

3 Jun 2015 08:54

Laundromat in hot water for cheap shot

A Cape Town laundromat owned by restaurant group Madame Zingara is "strictly for dirty laundry only" but it landed in hot water over its advertising...

3 Jun 2015 08:45

Why responsive web design is a small business must-have

Although small businesses recognise the need to be competitive, and that having a website will provide that for them, they may not understand just how important it is to have a website that is responsive...

Issued by B2B Intelligence 2 Jun 2015 13:33

"Why" purposeful branding in South Africa?

Today is a new age of consumerism; increased globalisation, new technologies and disrupted category norms have empowered people to be more informed, connected and united than ever before...

By Nicki Cunliffe & Marla Becker, Issued by Millward Brown 2 Jun 2015 14:01

Lip Sync Battle: United Stations vs Vizeum Cape Town

It all started innocently a few weeks back when the United Stations Cape Town team visited the Vizeum offices for a little catch-up...

Issued by United Stations 2 Jun 2015 13:22

Understanding the dynamics of our emerging market

South Africa is an emerging market and therefore means that we need to understand that it is a constantly evolving market...

By Mogorosi Mashilo 2 Jun 2015 13:19

The Havas Village helps security guard get to Comrades

Havas Communications Group South Africa has helped a local security guard realise his dream about getting to the Comrades Ultra-Marathon...

Issued by Havas Worldwide 2 Jun 2015 13:28

Top marketing and communications CEOs to present at the #YMSC15

The third annual Youth Marketing Strategy Conference will take place at the Maslow Hotel in Sandton on 25 and 26 June...

Issued by Branded Youth 2 Jun 2015 13:13

South Africa SMEs should consider African expansion

Companies looking to do business in Africa should not rush. Careful planning is needed and political connections are not necessarily helpful when selecting an 'on the ground' partner...

2 Jun 2015 13:41

We live in a VUCA world

On Thursday, 28 May, the executive chair of Saatchi & Saatchi, Kevin Roberts addressed young creatives and clients on what it takes to be a great creative leader in this day and age...

By Beverley Klein 2 Jun 2015 13:34

Scan Display to build infrastructure for 2nd World Congress on Healthy Ageing

The 2nd World Congress on Healthy Ageing, organised by the Healthy Ageing Society of Africa, will take place at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg from 30 July-2 August...

Issued by Scan Display 2 Jun 2015 12:40

Countdown to the EXSA Conference

With just under one week to go, momentum and excitement around the EXSA Conference is building. The event is set to take place at the CSIR International Conference Centre 8-9 June...

Issued by EXSA 2 Jun 2015 12:30

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Effective leadership in challenging markets needed in Africa

Markets in Africa beckon innovative business leaders who can harness the potential of local resources to expand their organisations and realise new growth opportunities...

3 Jun 2015 09:33

Africa primed to take advantage of the Internet opportunity

There has been robust growth in Internet access and usage over the past few years and Africa is now primed to take advantage of the social and economic opportunities that the Internet can bring to people...

3 Jun 2015 09:16

ZIFF offers screenwriting opportunities for East Africa scriptwriters

Applications are open for entries to Maisha Lab for its Screenwriting Laboratory during the Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF) 2015...

3 Jun 2015 09:03

Pan-African magazine, Ogojiii launches at WEF Africa

The pan-African design and global affairs magazine, Ogojiii launches today at the World Economic Forum (WEF) Africa in Cape Town...

3 Jun 2015 08:54

Intelsat partners with BT to support content distribution for BBC World Services

Intelsat S.A., the world's leading provider of satellite services, and BT Group confirmed that BT has renewed and expanded services on three Intelsat satellites...

3 Jun 2015 08:46

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Matt Eastwood is 2015 Print, Poster & Billboard jury president at LIA

Matt Eastwood is the 2015 Print, Poster & Billboard jury president at the London International Awards (LIA). He joined J. Walter Thompson as Worldwide Chief Creative Officer in July 2014...

3 Jun 2015 10:52

Google out to win trust with simpler privacy controls

SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Google on Monday made it simpler for people using its popular online services to manage privacy, in a move aimed at bolstering trust.

3 Jun 2015 10:21

Five WAN-IFRA resolutions include call for greater protection for journalists

As the 67th World News Media Congress, 22nd World Editors Forum and 25th World Advertising Forum opened in Washington DC on 1 June 2015, the board of the WAN-IFRA had released five resolutions...

2 Jun 2015 13:55

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