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Date: 4 Feb 2016
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Wearables in the workplace

Wearable tech is a huge trend and everyone is talking about it, but have you thought of what it means for the workplace...

By Danette Breitenbach 1 hour ago

#DesignMonth [Behind the Selfie] with... Sarah Mitchell

This week, we find out what's really going on behind the selfie with Sarah Mitchell - junior designer at Gorilla, former Vega School of Brand Leadership Durban Campus student, and student of the year at the 2015 Financial Mail Annual AdFocus Awards...

By Leigh Andrews 5 hours ago

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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 2 days ago

Do you want to be a trend forecaster?

It's actually pretty easy(ish), but shh, don't tell anyone...

By John Sanei 1 hour ago

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 162: Ravi Naidoo takes us through 21 years of Design Indaba

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show on 11 February 2016, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding takes a closer look at two events happening in Cape Town next week...

2 hours ago

Why personalising audiences increases profitability

By the end of 2016, global IP traffic will pass the zettabyte threshold, equating to more than 80 exabytes per month - nearly one billion gigabytes...

By Rivky Grauman 23 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 23 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 23 hours ago

African Genius scholarship recipients announced

The MTN Solution Space Class of 2016 at the UCT Graduate School of Business (GSB) has been announced following a rigorous selection process...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 1 hour ago

Oomph! delivers a successful Fruitree campaign in Mozambique, Zambia and Zimbabwe

Experiential marketing specialist Oomph! Media Group recently executed a Fruitree campaign which engaged with consumers and traders alike, in both informal markets and retail stores across Mozambique, Zambia and Zimbabwe...

Issued by Oomph! Africa 3 hours ago

Online business portal a boost for SME employment

With the launch of an online business portal designed to facilitate streamlined and de-risked employment, Harambee's Business Portal offers unique and tailored value to SMEs...

Issued by Amorphous 1 hour ago

Finance and admin manager wanted

A busy, vibrant and growing marketing services company, Worx Group is looking for a mid-level finance and administration manager to create, improve and manage day-to-day financial and administration processes...

Issued by The Worx Group 2 hours ago

Speakers Inc launches Breakfast with a Bonus

Extreme adventurer David Grier and management coach Mary Ovenstone will be speaking at the launch of Breakfast with a Bonus on 26 February at the Sports Science Institute in Newlands, Cape Town...

Issued by Speakers Inc 3 hours ago

Workshop guide to achieving high levels of engagement on Facebook

As Facebook limits the number of people that see each post to just a percentage of the total number of fans or people who like pages, savvy PR professionals and social-media mavens need to understand how to achieve the highest level...

3 hours ago

Tranquini selects Quirk as creative and digital partner for global launch

Tranquini GmbH is launching a new digital campaign from Quirk eMarketing with its creative studio, Not Norm...

Issued by Quirk 3 hours ago

Save a Tamar becomes The Rahab Project to align with international programme

The Rahab Project is an initiative by UCKG pastors' wives who work with victims of traumatic experiences and people suffering from deep-seated complexes, feelings of insecurity and low self-esteem...

Issued by Universal Church of the Kingdom of God 2 hours ago

Afro-futuristic campaign for 100% Design South Africa 2016

The eye-catching campaign for 100% Design South Africa 2016 is the result of a collaboration between the show and branding agency, Deep Design...

3 hours ago

Introducing the Top 5 finalists for the espYoungLegends 2016 initiative

Following the announcement of the Top 20 bands and performers who entered the espYoungLegends competition, votes for the public-chosen winner to be added to the Top 5 are in...

Issued by espAfrika 2 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...

22 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...

22 hours ago

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NY Times launches Spanish-language digital version

NEW YORK - The New York Times on Monday launched a Spanish-language digital edition, aiming to expand the global reach of the prestigious US daily...

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