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Episode 119: Careers24 Sandcastle campaign and Mike Sharman

Date: 22 Jan 2015
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Crime Stop, Crime Line tip-offs lead to 52 arrests
Crime Stop, Crime Line tip-offs lead to 52 arrests

The South African Police Service (SAPS) and the Primedia Group partnership, via the collaboration between Crime Stop and Crime Line, is continuing to yield successes in fighting crime...

27 Jan 2015 11:25

Millward Brown's Digital and Media Predictions for 2015 - Millward Brown
Millward Brown's Digital and Media Predictions for 2015

Predicting the future isn't easy, but Millward Brown's media and digital expertise allows it to provide reliable insights into the important emerging trends and their implications for its clients and the world of advertising...

Issued by Millward Brown 27 Jan 2015 11:01

Deadline looms for MDDA-Sanlam Local Media Awards entries for 2014 - MDDA
Deadline looms for MDDA-Sanlam Local Media Awards entries for 2014

The deadline of 30 January, which is next week Friday, is fast approaching for the closing of entries for the 2014 MDDA-Sanlam Local Media Awards...

Issued by MDDA 23 Jan 2015 10:54

Habari partners with BBM to connect brands to an engaged mobile audience in South Africa - Habari Media
Habari partners with BBM to connect brands to an engaged mobile audience in South Africa

Habari Media has been appointed as the sales partner of choice for BBM (BlackBerry Messenger) in South Africa...

Issued by Habari Media 23 Jan 2015 10:39

National key points - the list they didn't want you to see
National key points - the list they didn't want you to see

NEWSWATCH: A bid by the SA History Archive (Saha) and Right2Know Campaign has paid off. Here's The List, reports Mail & Guardian...

23 Jan 2015 09:00

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 119: Careers24 Sandcastle campaign and Mike Sharman
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 119: Careers24 Sandcastle campaign and Mike Sharman

On the last Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding interviewed Nadia Boucher Coombe and Mike Sharman...

22 Jan 2015 13:18

Muthambi vs Davis... Shock, horror, race
Muthambi vs Davis... Shock, horror, race

Minister Faith Muthambi has responded to an article on 19 January in Politicsweb by Gavin Davis, DA Shadow Minister of Communications...

22 Jan 2015 07:16

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 119: Careers24 Sandcastle campaign and Mike Sharman
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 119: Careers24 Sandcastle campaign and Mike Sharman

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show tomorrow, 22 January 2015, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Nadia Boucher Coombe and Mike Sharman...

21 Jan 2015 12:09

André-Pierre du Plessis is Memeburn's new managing editor
André-Pierre du Plessis is Memeburn's new managing editor

Burn Media has appointed eNCA's Tech Report creator and former Bloomberg journalist André-Pierre du Plessis as Memeburn's managing editor...

21 Jan 2015 08:52

Skryf Net writing competition to encourage young writers
Skryf Net writing competition to encourage young writers

The Skryf Net writing competition encourages young South Africans to write in their own words and language...

21 Jan 2015 08:44

SABC fights back
SABC fights back

NEWSWATCH: The SABC is fighting back after being stung by media and opposition reports, and the Moral Regeneration Movement (MRM) is happy former SABC chair Ellen Tshabalala has resigned...

21 Jan 2015 05:45

Marie Yossava
Too much information - how does a business reach its defined audience(s)?

In the knowledge economy, information is our most valuable commodity but the constant overload is resulting in negative implications...

By Marie Yossava, Issued by Grapevine Communications 20 Jan 2015 10:12

Zille to Survé: Is Independent a mouthpiece for the Zuma faction of the ANC?
Zille to Survé: Is Independent a mouthpiece for the Zuma faction of the ANC?

NEWSWATCH: DA leader Helen Zille has some questions for Independent Media head Iqbal Survé, reports Times Live, and the DA won the Nkandla SMS fight, reports BD Live...

20 Jan 2015 07:46

Habari Media bolsters staff complement - Habari Media
Habari Media bolsters staff complement

The new year brings new faces at Habari Media as the company fleshes out its staffing capacity to cope with the ever-increasing demand for digital content and advertising...

Issued by Habari Media 19 Jan 2015 10:19

Sunday Times launches its own radio show with David O'Sullivan
Sunday Times launches its own radio show with David O'Sullivan

The Sunday Times has announced the launch of its own radio show: a broadcast extension of the paper which will offer exclusive content to its listeners...

17 Jan 2015 08:43

Anton Harber
Editors must edit without fear of being attacked

I once asked a South African editor why he ran a cartoon that he agreed was offensive. He said he had felt obliged, as he did not want to censor a well-known and much-respected cartoonist...

By Anton Harber 16 Jan 2015 05:59

Displeased Du Preez dumps Indy
Displeased Du Preez dumps Indy

NEWSWATCH: Max du Preez has terminated his association with Independent Media...

15 Jan 2015 13:14

An unwise display?
An unwise display?

NEWSWATCH: Independent's senior group editors Karima Brown and Vukani Mde have been criticised for attending the ANC anniversary celebrations wearing party gear...

15 Jan 2015 08:38

SABC: Khumalo's resignation 'tip of the iceberg'
SABC: Khumalo's resignation 'tip of the iceberg'

NEWSWATCH: Professor Bongani Khumalo resignation from the SABC board is just the 'tip of the iceberg', and the DA's Gavin Davis wants answers from Minister of Communications, Faith Muthambi...

14 Jan 2015 07:39

Peter Mann
Networks' coverage of Paris terror attacks was a hopeless failure

Am I the only one who thinks that global media coverage of the Paris outrage sucked? (video)...

By Peter Mann 13 Jan 2015 13:15

Enter the Discovery Health Journalism Awards
Enter the Discovery Health Journalism Awards

Health journalists that have had their work published or broadcast between 1 January 2014 and 31 December 2014 should submit their entries to the Discovery Health Journalism Awards before 6 February 2015...

13 Jan 2015 08:48

Tribute to Charlie
Tribute to Charlie

PARIS, FRANCE: They are alarming statistics. 61 dead. 70 dead. 74 dead. 47 dead. 44 dead. 74 dead... (Video)

By Andrew Heslop 12 Jan 2015 08:01

Resignation hits SABC board... More to follow?
Resignation hits SABC board... More to follow?

NEWSWATCH: Professor Bongani Khumalo has resigned from the SABC board, and more resignations could follow, reports News24, referring to Sunday Independent...

12 Jan 2015 07:17

South African cartoonists respond to Charlie Hebdo attack
South African cartoonists respond to Charlie Hebdo attack

South African political cartoonists such as Zapiro, Brandan and Jerm have been swift in condemning the fatal terrorist attack on 12 people at French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo on 7 January...

9 Jan 2015 08:46

Safrea condemns Charlie Hebdo killings
Safrea condemns Charlie Hebdo killings

Safrea, the Southern African Freelancers Association, has condemned the attack in Paris on the magazine Charlie Hebdo and stands in solidarity with Charlie Hebdo and the French people...

9 Jan 2015 07:39

SA condemns terrorist attack in France
SA condemns terrorist attack in France

The South African government has extended its condolences to the government and people of France following the terrorist attack against journalists and members of the public in Paris on Wednesday...

9 Jan 2015 07:03

Anton Harber
Confronting racism on the internet: A response to Nzimande

Minister of Higher Education and Communist Party chief Blade Nzimande is right to be concerned about hate speech and racism on the internet - but what is to be done about it?

By Anton Harber 8 Jan 2015 14:10

Communication gets collaborative with SACOMM
Communication gets collaborative with SACOMM

Ever get the feeling that the South African communication industry is just too disjointed and there's no common ground? Not so, explains Dr Julie Reid of SACOMM...

By Leigh Andrews 8 Jan 2015 14:00

New centre supports access to information about Ebola
New centre supports access to information about Ebola

As part of its efforts at increasing public awareness on Ebola, the Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA) has set up its 'Information Center on Communicable Diseases'...

8 Jan 2015 10:20

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