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Episode 175: Agency Focus with creative service agency, Havas Boondoggle.

Date: 26 May 2016
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New leadership team banging the BBDO drum

Find out how things will change and how they'll stay the same in this exclusive chat with the newly appointed group CEO and MD of BBDO South Africa as they take up the drumsticks...

By Leigh Andrews 2 hours ago

The digital trends that are shaping leading brands' marketing plans

Thanks to cheaper smartphones and the rise of high-speed fibre connectivity, the internet is a truly mainstream technology that reaches South Africans from every walk of life...

By Bianca Quinn-Diavastos 7 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 3 days ago

Magna Carta wins Africa PR Consultancy of 2016

Magna Carta wins Africa PR Consultancy of the year...

3 hours ago

Is print media dead?

It is no longer business as usual, but there is a future for print in Africa, yet...

By Samuel O. Adeyemi 9 hours ago

15+ cats and kittens you should be following on Instagram

Say what you want about business to business, the internet of things or the mysterious force in data recovery dubbed "the cloud". The internet exists for one reason and one reason alone: cats...

By Andy Walker 3 hours ago

Journalism has essential and promising future in SA - Thloloe

Veteran South African journalist and Press Council director Joe Thloloe says that despite the often love-hate relationship between the media and particular individuals, the future of journalism in the country is both essential and promising...

3 hours ago

Why it's time African researchers stopped working in silos

Even though most African countries face similar health and developmental challenges, researchers work in silos...

By Thomas Kariuki 9 hours ago

XZIBIT 20-year celebration event

This year marks XZIBIT's 20th year business milestone and for a change they held their own event at Cape Town's vibrant new meeting place - Century City Conference Centre and Hotel...

Issued by XZIBIT 2 hours ago

Destiny celebrates Africa's youth in Tony Gum style

Destiny hosted the #DestinyCoverReveal event on Sunday, 22 May, to reveal a first for the brand - a youth-inspired issue featuring self-portraitist and queen-of-new-school-cool, Tony Gum...

Issued by Ndalo Media 16 minutes ago

Web development to the rescue - Bridging our skills gap one learnership at a time

South Africa needs coders, South Africans need jobs. It seems a simple equation, and an area of immense possibility for creating employment, changing lives, and growing our economy...

Issued by Red & Yellow 1 hour ago

A smarter way to engage your consumers

Surveway's "on-pack solution", linked to instant real-time coupons or vouchers, recipes or "how to" guides, allows for companies to engage on a one-to-one basis with their consumers and gain insights about their brand...

Issued by Surveway 53 minutes ago

Kyle Lewis's colourful campaign for Volkswagen and Ogilvy

Arcade Content's Kyle Lewis has just completed his first campaign for Volkswagen and Ogilvy Cape Town, with two typically bold brand films perfectly matched to the Volkswagen Up's positioning as "the bold car that takes you places"...

Issued by Arcade Content 2 hours ago

Smile 90.4FM Breakfast announces Beds for Breakfast charity campaign for Cape Town's homeless

The Smile 90.4FM Breakfast Show team launched a campaign this week to assist those less fortunate and try to ensure that they are not caught out in the blistering cold...

Issued by Amplicon PR 1 hour ago

Digitisation - adapt or die

Without doubt, today's ever-quickening cycle of change is unprecedented. Change today is faster, more erratic, more elemental than ever before. A collision of technological, competitive and cultural...

7 hours ago

Australian Trade Commission

XZIBIT pulled out all the stops to ensure that their client, the Australian Trade Commission, were delivered a business networking platform befitting the occasion of the African Mining Indaba...

Issued by XZIBIT 3 hours ago

What Africa Day means to me as an African female entrepreneur

As an African female entrepreneur, Africa Day makes me think of what kind of Africa I would love to leave behind. I can't help but look back on what Africa has managed to accomplish despite the various challenges and burdens...

By Karabo Keepile 4 hours ago

#AfricaMonth: Integrated transport systems key to successfully operating in Africa

With a growing logistics network between SADC countries, it's important to keep mind of the requirements to operate successfully in a diverse and often challenging African environment...

By Cari Van Wyk 5 hours ago

Special offer on Scan Display's events and activations 'box'

Scan Display is running a special offer until the end of August on its solution-in-a-box, the Modulbox, which is a tried and tested solution for both indoor and outdoor events, activations and exhibitions...

Issued by Scan Display 2 hours ago

Swisscom fined USD72m for abusing dominant position in sports broadcasting

Switzerland's main telecom group Swisscom has been fined 71.8 million Swiss francs ($72.5 million, 64.70 million euros) for abusing its dominant position in sports broadcasting, the Swiss competition authorities said on Tuesday.

2 hours ago

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Africa news

Magna Carta wins Africa PR Consultancy of 2016

Magna Carta wins Africa PR Consultancy of the year...

3 hours ago

Unlocking Africa's digital potential

International Telecommunications Week earlier this month brought together Africa's leading wholesale carriers, mobile network operators, global service providers and content distribution companies...

4 hours ago

#AfricaMonth: Integrated transport systems key to successfully operating in Africa

With a growing logistics network between SADC countries, it's important to keep mind of the requirements to operate successfully in a diverse and often challenging African environment...

By Cari Van Wyk 5 hours ago

Rwanda aims to become Africa's first truly digital economy

Ericsson and Rwanda Government collaborate on financial inclusion...

8 hours ago

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International

Tribune Publishing rejects boosted Gannett bid

Los Angeles Times owner Tribune Publishing on Monday rejected a sweetened takeover offer from newspaper rival Gannett but left the door open to discussions on a potential tie-up...

2 days ago

Self-reliance is critical skill for business/marketing students

The London School of Marketing emphasises the importance of self reliance and independence for business and marketing students...

2 days ago

Torch Award presented by Jillian Mercado

The winning team of the New York Festivals Torch Awards received its award from IMG model and fashion blogger, Jillian Mercado on 19 May 2016...

19 May 2016

Spikes Asia announces new categories, sponsor

Spikes Asia Festival of Creativity, being held in Singapore from 21-23 September 2016, has announced new categories and confirmed MasterCard as a headline sponsor for this year...

18 May 2016

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