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Episode 106: Spree partners with NEXT UK and Lauren Fleiser chats about Trutrepreneur

Date: 19 Sep 2014
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Episode 105: The 2014 DMASA Assegai - Integrated Marketing Awards

Date: 12 Sep 2014
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Episode 104: Mike Wronski, Fred Roed and Oresti Patricios

Date: 5 Sep 2014
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Digital marketing's social media and SEO - What you need to know

Digital marketing's social media and SEO - What you need to know

Digital marketing is an indispensable part of most brands' marketing mix today. This is reflected in South African digital marketing expenditure, which according to PwC's research, will reach R3.7bn in 2017...

By Stephen Sandmann 2 Oct 2014 08:42

OOH: the valuable real estate of the future

OOH: the valuable real estate of the future

Out of Home (OOH) will be one of the last mediums where the consumer does not have a choice of exposure...

By Danette Breitenbach 2 Oct 2014 10:25

Penny for your thoughts: Becoming a thought leader

Penny for your thoughts: Becoming a thought leader

Thought leadership is an underused and misunderstood element of the PR mix, but in a world of noise, it's this contemplative approach to publicity that ends up being most effective...

By Ronelle Bester 2 Oct 2014 07:53

Interviews with The Digital Edge Live speakers

Interviews with The Digital Edge Live speakers

The Nedbank Digital Edge Live 2014 event took place on 30 September at the Vodadome in Johannesburg. Bizcommunity.com was there to interview the speakers...

2 Oct 2014 08:00

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2Stroke rebrands to Rogerwilco, appoints Chris Vermeulen as Chief Innovation Officer - Rogerwilco
2Stroke rebrands to Rogerwilco, appoints Chris Vermeulen as Chief Innovation Officer

Digital marketing agency, 2Stroke, is changing its name to Rogerwilco. In tandem with the name change, Rogerwilco has appointed Chris Vermeulen to the role of Chief Innovation Officer...

Issued by Rogerwilco 2 Oct 2014 12:08

Welcome to the LEGiT team, Sisanda Ntshinga! - The Publishing Partnership
Welcome to the LEGiT team, Sisanda Ntshinga!

LEGiT is excited to welcome the vibrant Sisanda Ntshinga to its team as Editor. Sisanda comes from an incredibly creative and stylish background...

Issued by The Publishing Partnership 2 Oct 2014 12:47

New marketing campaign for Shell Helix Ultra
New marketing campaign for Shell Helix Ultra

Shell Helix Ultra with PurePlus Technology represents a major shift for the brand, investing in a global marketing campaign in over 100 countries, including South Africa...

2 Oct 2014 09:40

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Spending the day with Nic Groom, WP rugby player and GetSmarter learner - GetSmarter
Spending the day with Nic Groom, WP rugby player and GetSmarter learner

Aside from the glamorous public image, professional sports players face the difficult challenge of dedicating their attention to their sports career, while ensuring they are prepared for their future, when their sports career comes to an end.

Issued by GetSmarter 29 Sep 2014 09:11

Kagiso Media Limited appoints Omar Essack as Group Deputy CEO - Kagiso Media
Kagiso Media Limited appoints Omar Essack as Group Deputy CEO

Kagiso Media Limited has announced the promotion of Omar Essack, the group's current executive director and CEO of broadcasting, to the position of Deputy Group Chief Executive Officer...

Issued by Kagiso Media 2 Oct 2014 11:43

Neil stays savvy with Joe Public - Glasshouse Mobile Editing Solutions
Neil stays savvy with Joe Public

Neil from Glasshouse worked closely with Joe Public on Nedbank's popular 'savvy' Save for a Rainy Day marketing campaign, which was brought to life through an innovative new billboard using technology never seen before in South Africa...

Issued by Glasshouse Mobile Editing Solutions 2 Oct 2014 10:58

New OUTsurance TVCs change grudge-purchase perceptions
New OUTsurance TVCs change grudge-purchase perceptions

OUTsurance has taken a new direction for life insurance adverts with its new TV ad campaign, 'What you get out of Life', which utilises evocative and emotive storytelling to change grudge-purchase perceptions.

2 Oct 2014 12:09

Is your phone or tablet illegally imported? - Doogee South Africa
Is your phone or tablet illegally imported?

There are many individuals/companies that are selling smartphones and tablets illegally in South Africa. These products are not ICASA-approved and it is against the law to sell any electronic devices that transmit/receive any type of broadcast without the official ICASA certification...

Issued by Doogee South Africa 2 Oct 2014 09:49

Innovation and social consciousness explored at Nedbank Digital Edge Live
Innovation and social consciousness explored at Nedbank Digital Edge Live

One of the main messages in the Nedbank Digital Edge Live event, was that we are privileged to be in Africa now. However, it's no longer acceptable for companies to separate doing good from being profitable...

2 Oct 2014 10:02

The launch of Maxim Festival Africa - MAXIM Festival
The launch of Maxim Festival Africa

With the planned and documented growth of business in Africa and the need for services to support this growth specifically in the communication industry, the Maxim Festival will ensure exposure to leading edge experiences, training and motivation...

Issued by MAXIM Festival 2 Oct 2014 12:23

Mike Jones
All we need is time

During the South African Advertising, Performance and Excellence Awards (APEX Awards), Graham Warsop spoke about his vision for a successful marketing and advertising future...

By Mike Jones, Issued by NATIVE VML 2 Oct 2014 09:52

Golf Day Kits - Right Stuff
Golf Day Kits

Right Stuff's Golf Day Kits are popular due to the fact that they are comprised of several highly effective pre-selected outdoor advertising products, adding convenience and branding expertise to the mix...

Issued by Right Stuff 2 Oct 2014 10:58

Spring! The season for brand discipline - LiveMoya
Spring! The season for brand discipline

The arrival of warm weather motivates us to review our eating and exercising habits, and determine what adjustments we need to make. So, too, do brands need regular assessment, a plan on how to reach the goal, and the discipline to actually get there...

Issued by LiveMoya 2 Oct 2014 12:50

OFM - Rocking in October - OFM Radio
OFM - Rocking in October

Central South Africa's largest independent radio station, OFM, is rocking to the beat in October with live shows, theme weekends and a number of exciting events...

Issued by OFM Radio 2 Oct 2014 09:45

Consumer engagement central to business success
Consumer engagement central to business success

The nature of today's business environment means that nearly every customer experience is fuelled by technology. More than ever before it's become imperative for business to leverage a combination of people...

2 Oct 2014 14:15

Unilever launches Dove Self Esteem Project to boost girls' self-worth
Unilever launches Dove Self Esteem Project to boost girls' self-worth

Unilever South Africa recently launched the Dove Self Esteem Project, which is set to reach 100,000 girls by the end of 2015 through self-esteem workshops aimed at building body confidence.

1 Oct 2014 15:02

Successful Twitter campaign with Med-Lemon Muscle Man
Successful Twitter campaign with Med-Lemon Muscle Man

Med-Lemon and its agency, 140 BBDO, embarked on a social media campaign to overcome the challenge of engagement with a pharmaceutical brand and make people care enough about Med-Lemon, that they would want to engage with it over Twitter.

1 Oct 2014 14:55

Tracy Gilpin
You're never too old to spy

South Africa boasts two Nobel Prize winning authors but has never produced a John le Carre or Ian Fleming. Strange, when the success of South African intelligence operations have, from time to time, been the envy of intelligence agencies the world over.

By Tracy Gilpin 1 Oct 2014 15:13

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The launch of Maxim Festival Africa - MAXIM Festival
The launch of Maxim Festival Africa

With the planned and documented growth of business in Africa and the need for services to support this growth specifically in the communication industry, the Maxim Festival will ensure exposure to leading edge experiences, training and motivation...

Issued by MAXIM Festival 2 Oct 2014 12:23

Africa24 Media debuts talk show
Africa24 Media debuts talk show

Africa24 Media and its broadcast partners have debuted a talk show, Salim Amin's The Scoop!, which will see people sharing their secrets of success and advice to their African brothers and sisters...

2 Oct 2014 10:42

Digital marketing's social media and SEO - What you need to know
Digital marketing's social media and SEO - What you need to know

Digital marketing is an indispensable part of most brands' marketing mix today. This is reflected in South African digital marketing expenditure, which according to PwC's research, will reach R3.7bn in 2017...

By Stephen Sandmann 2 Oct 2014 08:42

10 Nigerian students to be sponsored for filmmaking training in US
10 Nigerian students to be sponsored for filmmaking training in US

10 Nigerian students will be sponsored on an all-expense paid trip to the United States of America by the Africa International Film Festival, AFRIFF...

1 Oct 2014 16:37

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Two Emmy awards for BBC World News America
Two Emmy awards for BBC World News America

NEW YORK: At the 35th annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards, held in New York on 30 September 2014, the BBC World News won two Emmy Awards.

2 Oct 2014 09:29

Young Globals student competition, internship programme launched
Young Globals student competition, internship programme launched

NEW YORK, USA: The Young Globals is a newly launched college/portfolio school competition for healthcare advertising that offers students an opportunity to submit their creative work...

2 Oct 2014 09:19

NY Times to cut 100 journalists' jobs
NY Times to cut 100 journalists' jobs

NEW YORK, USA: The New York Times plans to cut 100 newsroom jobs in the latest move by the prestigious daily to adapt to industry upheaval and trim its costs.

2 Oct 2014 08:31

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