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Episode 178: Short course - Building and maintaining a sustainable business.

Date: 23 Jun 2016
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Innovation Prize for Africa winners

Ground-breaking healthcare solutions grab the Innovation Prize for Africa 2016 - total cash awards of US$150 000, showcasing African ingenuity...

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Best practice for direct mail marketing

Know the top best practices for direct mail marketing...

By Michael Lundberg 2 days ago

How to market in Africa

Marketing in Africa: getting around uniquely African hurdles...

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Planting the seeds of an African Renaissance

There is both good news and bad about the future of the youth in Africa, says new Africa columnist, Kerushan Govender...

By Kerushan Govender 22 Jun 2016

Al Jazeera condemns death sentence for journalists

Al Jazeera has strongly condemned the sentencing to death of two journalists in Egypt...

21 Jun 2016

Energy investors merge to create pan-Africa power group

Two major investors in African power projects announced a joint venture to help boost electricity output across the continent...

3 days ago

Orange buys Airtel in Burkina Faso

Orange has bought Airtel, the 2nd largest mobile operator in Burkina Faso, with close to 4.6 million customers...

3 days ago

African Audiovisual and Cinema Commission established

The African Audiovisual and Cinema Commission (AACC) will be responsible for the promotion of the rapid development of the African audiovisual and cinema industry...

3 days ago

Extreme innovation meets behavioural economics

If the best innovation is designed to meet real needs, nowhere are the opportunities more pressing than in humanitarian aid. Here's how the type and amplitude of innovation can have implications well beyond philanthropy...

By Leslie Pascaud 3 days ago

Share books for free with Tunisian startup YallaRead

Launched in May, Tunisian startup YallaRead has gained quick traction by allowing users to share books for free...

By Tom Jackson 3 days ago

Africa's productivity growth rate falls

Africa's average rate of productivity growth falls to 1.7%...

3 days ago

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 178: "Build your Business" training and leadership development course

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show on 23 June 2016, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Wendy van Schalkwyk...

22 Jun 2016

The power shift of sales

While the marketing role has shifted and changed dramatically, it is the sales role that is most underestimated...

22 Jun 2016

Turning garbage into growth the future city way

Waste is the eternal burden of civilisation. Across Africa, implementation is very hard due to explosive population growth...

By Kudzai Danha 22 Jun 2016

Next-generation antimalarial treatment

Novartis expands partnership with Medicines for Malaria Venture to develop next-generation antimalarial treatments...

22 Jun 2016

Youth employment trends in East Africa

Youth-led research shows young Africans still face many obstacles when entering the labour market...

21 Jun 2016

Play your part in future of Kenya's iHub

Kenya's iHub innovation space plots the next chapter of its future...

By Tom Jackson 21 Jun 2016

Paving the way for the growth of our clients

Joe Public United has announced their recent partnerships with two new agencies in Africa - Joe Public Zambia and Joe Public Zimbabwe...

Issued by Joe Public United 22 Jun 2016

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International

Top three strategies to communicate your brand voice to customers and employees

In today's complex and ever-changing global economy, simply having a brand isn't enough; your brand has to be an experience...

By Hicks Crawford 3 days ago

Digital is not rescuing troubled US newspapers

WASHINGTON: The grim news for newspapers: digital is doing little to rescue them from their deepening woes...

17 Jun 2016

Gannett maintains offer for LA Times owner

WASHINGTON: USA Today publisher Gannett said on Tuesday it would maintain its $864m offer for newspaper rival Tribune Publishing, saying a tie-up would be good for both companies...

8 Jun 2016

Four secrets to live streaming success

People are ditching cable every day, but they still want to watch live TV. Here are the secrets to live streaming TV that is better than cable...

By Peter Davidson 7 Jun 2016

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