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Date: 4 Feb 2016
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Start managing your mind for success

South Africa, ranked the second most stressed nation after Nigeria according to a study conducted by international research company Bloomberg, is facing increasing incidence of mental problems as a beleaguered economy, political upheaval and crime statistics exact a heavy toll on the national psyche...

Issued by Mindworksa 1 day ago

Jet flies again

In 2012, after much research, we at Trend Forward presented the future of marketing trend presentation to a small group of around 50 individuals across a broad sector of industries, including advertising, retail, marketing and few photographers...

By Dave Nemeth 12 hours ago

Why Gareth Leck is pencilling in D&AD PR judging

Gareth Leck, CEO or (chief problem solver) at Joe Public, will be judging on the D&AD's sparkly new PR jury. Find out what he's most looking forward to in this exclusive interview...

By Leigh Andrews 15 hours ago

#DesignMonth: Bringing old-school nostalgia to trendy events

The easiest way to up engagement at business events is to install a photobooth - but not the clunky version that takes hours to set up at vast expense. Instead, locally designed RevelBox weaves an element of fun into your event DNA...

By Leigh Andrews 11 hours ago

#DesignMonth: From the air with flair

Design is all about seeing something ordinary and making it extraordinary, and that's just what the guys at Sky Decor do. They transform old and abandoned aircraft parts and turn them into beautiful furniture displays...

By Beverley Klein 9 hours ago

[Orchids & Onions] Lewis has it down pat, but minister should buckle up

Just because someone is a personality doesn't necessarily mean they will come across well in a TV commercial endorsing your brand...

By Brendan Seery 9 hours ago

[21 Icons Season 3] Siya Xuza

Siya Xuza was selected for 21 ICONS South Africa Season 3 to demonstrate that through hard work and dedication individuals can overcome barriers and adversity and strive to be the best possible version of themselves...

12 hours ago

FCB Cape Town and Hellocomputer give Cancer Association of South Africa 'balls'

There are certain things men don't like to talk about: their favourite team losing, when they last cried during a movie, and their balls...

Issued by FCB Africa 11 hours ago

Building your profile in the business world

In this world, you ultimately receive exactly what your inward authentic self truly feels you deserve, no more and no less. Building your profile in business is very much about building your profile in life...

8 hours ago

Observe Safer Internet Day with Facebook tips

Today, 9 February 2016, is 'Safer Internet Day, which has the theme 'Play Your Part for a Better Internet'...

11 hours ago

Unpacking the future of digital advertising

Digital advertising is on an unstoppable ascendancy in Africa, thanks to the proliferation of affordable smartphones and the rolling out of infrastructure by mobile networks to virgin territories...

Issued by Adclick Africa Media Group 12 hours ago

Global crowdfunding portal launched to fund African entrepreneurs

Small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) are the primary job creation engine in Africa, accounting for over 95% of firms and 60%-70% of employment...

8 hours ago

Digital Sales Course created by SPARK Media and Red & Yellow

While there are many curriculums and courses for digital media, strategy, marketing, copywriting, social media, etc., none of them deal with the topic of selling the digital medium to marketers and agencies. SPARK Media together with Red & Yellow resolve the situation...

Issued by SPARK Media 11 hours ago

How to create brand advocates with through-the-line advertising

The beauty of brand advocacy is that it allows fans to become an independent marketing channel for a company. Once good connections are developed with both customers and prospective customers, the power of word-of-mouth gets to work...

Issued by Ayanda Mbanga 10 hours ago

HDI Youth Marketeers' 2016 youth trends

It's that time of the year where we at HDI Youth Marketeers look at the youth trends that we rate will be rocking 2016. Drag your eyes away from your Insta feed for a moment and take a look...

By Reamogetse 'Gee' Motsepe and Lara Petersen, Issued by HDI Youth Marketeers 11 hours ago

Provantage Media Group launches Environment Media Mapping

Provantage Media Group has developed a highly innovative, cutting-edge media mapping tool and process that enables the identification and development of media solutions that optimise ROI in a specific environment...

Issued by Provantage Media Group 12 hours ago

Meet Public-Ideas at the second IAB Digital Summit

Public-Ideas will be a VIP Member at the second IAB Digital Summit set to take place on 3 March in Newtown, Johannesburg...

Issued by Public-Ideas 12 hours ago

MTN Nigeria's legal battles pile up

Abu Dhabi headquartered telecoms company Etisalat is suing MTN for the second time in under a year in Nigeria. Etisalat confirmed to Bloomberg that it is suing MTN...

11 hours ago

Why you need to enter the PRISM Awards 2016

Whether you're a large or small public relations consultancy, a corporate, a government organisation, an NGO or a one-person public relations practitioner, winning a PRISM Award is a serious game-changer...

Issued by PRISM Awards 12 hours ago

Rands & Sense of women at the helm

The latest McKinsey Report entitled, Women in the Workplace, estimates that the pace of progress over the past three years has been so sluggish that it will take another 100 years for gender parity to be achieved...

12 hours ago

Communicating CSI goals - lessons shared

Tshikululu Social Investments, with support from the FirstRand Foundation (FRF), and in partnership with GrantCraft has developed a Corporate Social Investment (CSI) guide that focuses on communicating for impact in the South African context...

12 hours ago

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