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Episode 186: PR chat with Marcus Brewster and the new on-demand PR service.

Date: 26 Aug 2016
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#Loeries2016: How Ster-Kinekor's Grand Prix campaign is changing lives

For many, integrated campaigns are all talk no action. Here, representatives from the various agencies involved in Ster-Kinekor's #OpenEyes campaign that took home an integrated campaign Grand Prix explain how their Vision Mission win was all about eliciting an emotional response from consumers...

By Leigh Andrews 2 hours ago

Your company doesn't need good content, it needs 10X content

Having watched the (recently concluded) series, "The Voice" (USA), on DStv I was struck by an undeniable truth...

By Brandon Faber 2 hours ago

Promoted content

Transform your English communication capabilities

The need for communication skills is important in virtually every career. Whether you are competing to get the job you want or to win the customers your company needs, your success or failure depends to a large degree on your ability to communicate...

Issued by Wits Language School 2 days ago

Facebook CEO in Nigeria to witness Africa's tech revolution

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is visiting Nigeria this week on his first trip to Africa, to visit the Yaba technology hub in Lagos, meet with developers and partners, and explore Nollywood...

3 hours ago

#WomensMonth: Moyin Oloruntoba, focussing on African youth culture

Winner of the 2016 Fairlady Women of the Future Rising Star Award, the passionate Moyin Oloruntoba, shares some insights about her recent win, growing her entertainment channel The A1 and catering to an African youth market.

By Ruth Cooper 32 minutes ago

#WomensMonth: Where are the female superheroes?

In a very passionate TED Talk, media studies scholar Dr Christopher Bell asked why it is so hard to find female superhero merchandise?

32 minutes ago

Ster-Kinekor Cinemark hosts Cannes Lions Edits events with industry experts

Celebrating creativity and the power of cinema as an advertising platform through a showcase of best practice in brand communications is the promise of the 2016 edition of Cannes Lions Edit...

2 hours ago

Barbarossa Media Swipes right!

Swipe's MD and co-founder Leo Redelinghuys has announced the official acquisition of Barbarossa Media, a digital content marketing agency recently founded by Hendri Lategan...

21 hours ago

#WomensMonth: The other Verwoerd

Bearing the name of the so-called architect of apartheid can't be easy for anyone in the political arena, but Melanie Verwoerd has earned her stripes...

By Nicci Botha 22 hours ago

#WomensMonth: Lixesha Series - Valerie Amani

Born in Tanzania, Valerie Amani is the founder/creative director of Kahvarah, a clothing brand that is passionate about responsible fashion and woman empowerment... (video)

19 hours ago

#BODJHB: Finding the 'perfect' business partner

"There is absolutely no such thing as a perfect fit, but there is something called a right fit," said Andrea Kleinloog, co-founder of Anatomy Design, introducing her talk on 'Partnerships: Finding the perfect fit' at the Johannesburg version of Business of Design earlier this month.

By Jessica Tennant 21 hours ago

[Orchids & Onions] An ad packed with home truths and made to broaden horizons

What is the most important gift you can give to your children? I know there is that old classic about the best thing a father can give to his children is to love their mother, but in this day and age marriage is not always the till-death-us-do-part or even man-and-woman institution it used to be...

By Brendan Seery 20 hours ago

#WomensMonth: Co-creating the co-design future

If you've ever wondered how a culture of open design can lead to a better life for all, the annual Open Design Cape Town programme is for you. Two of this year's Talk 100 speakers share their views...

By Leigh Andrews 22 hours ago

amaSocial extends to include Instagram

amaSocial, a social media monitoring tool that allows marketers to track brands, conversations, profiles and topics across Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, has now added Instagram...

29 minutes ago

Revlon 'Unforgettable', directed by Mpho Twala

"The world needs more love at first sight." Mpho Twala directs a romantic story in partnership with Ogilvy & Mather SA Cape Town for Revlon South Africa #unforgettable...

Issued by Velocity Afrika 58 minutes ago

Mortimer Harvey wins Barclays Africa B2B Business

Mortimer Harvey has partnered with Absa over the last 14 years, growing a long-term relationship that will now move into the B2B portfolio...

Issued by Mortimer Harvey 2 hours ago

Paving the way for women in content and VR development, Amelia Thiart a recognised innovator

Global Access has been lucky enough to have Amelia Thiart as its head of broadcasting and creative for the past seven years and they are proud to announce that she is a finalist in the Inaugural MTN Women in ICT awards within the Innovator Recognition category...

Issued by Global Access 44 minutes ago

PR-Net offers two workshops for PR practitioners in Cape Town

On 15 September 2016 at the Richard's Supper Stage and Bistro in Seapoint, Cape Town, two PR workshops will be held - one on crisis management and one an opportunity to meet the media...

1 hour ago

Escaping the madding crowd proves good business sense

Successful businesses know that the secret to continued market share growth and satisfying both shareholders and customers is innovation...

Issued by espAfrika 1 hour ago

Win A Home winners announced

It was an emotional Win A Home Grand Finale as a Bloemfontein student won the multi million rand Val de Vie Estate Polo pad.

Issued by Private Property 18 hours ago

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Africa news

#WomensMonth: Moyin Oloruntoba, focussing on African youth culture

Winner of the 2016 Fairlady Women of the Future Rising Star Award, the passionate Moyin Oloruntoba, shares some insights about her recent win, growing her entertainment channel The A1 and catering to an African youth market.

By Ruth Cooper 32 minutes ago

Your company doesn't need good content, it needs 10X content

Having watched the (recently concluded) series, "The Voice" (USA), on DStv I was struck by an undeniable truth...

By Brandon Faber 2 hours ago

Facebook CEO in Nigeria to witness Africa's tech revolution

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is visiting Nigeria this week on his first trip to Africa, to visit the Yaba technology hub in Lagos, meet with developers and partners, and explore Nollywood...

3 hours ago

Reasons for slow internet growth in Africa

Internet Society study points to reasons for slow internet growth in Africa - a lack of local content and services is affecting the number of new online users in Africa...

3 hours ago

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International

Apple to show off new offerings on September 7

Apple on Monday sent out invitations to a "special event" on September 7 in San Francisco, where it is expected to unveil a new iPhone model...

1 hour ago

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

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