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Episode 98: FastCompany SA magazine, The Lean Startup methodology and Buying Cutomers with Brad Suga

Date: 18 Jul 2014
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Episode 97: MTN Business App Awards and measurability of ad campaigns.

Date: 10 Jul 2014
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Episode 96: IAB South Africa – what is coming next?

Date: 4 Jul 2014
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[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 99: Best Marketing International and a jam-packed show

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show, Thursday, 24 July from 9am-10am as we chat to Hando SiniSalu, Craig Shelley, Trevyn McGowan and Kirsty Henderson. [twitterfall]

23 Jul 2014 10:16

Egypt court says "devil guided" jailed Al Jazeera journalists

An Egyptian court that jailed three Al Jazeera journalists for alleged ties with Islamists said on Tuesday that "the devil guided" the group to spread false news defaming the country...

23 Jul 2014 07:26

Each day comes with 86,400 seconds. Tick tock.

In business, time equals money. To help South Africans use their time more efficiently, and effectively save more money, Nashua has launched its "Saving You Time" campaign...

Issued by Tag 8 21 Jul 2014 09:59

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 98: Fast Company SA, The Lean Startup methodology and Brad Sugars

On the last Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding chatted to Brad Sugars, Daniel Marcus and Robbie Stammers. [twitterfall]

18 Jul 2014 11:01

Ethiopian lawyer trying to get bloggers freed

The lawyer for a group of detained Ethiopian bloggers and reporters said he intended filing a civil suit against the country's police for holding them without charge for nearly three months.

18 Jul 2014 09:05

Mandela's daughter speaks to CNN's Robyn Curnow

In an exclusive interview with CNN, Nelson Mandela's daughter Maki talks about her father's suffering in the final months of his life...

17 Jul 2014 16:07

There will be no (South) African Spring

Clem Sunter points out a number of red flags that will lead us to a ruinous state. The flags include nationalisation, gagging the media and land grabs.

By Sid Peimer 17 Jul 2014 14:20

Times Media acquires the Future Group

The Future Group, which manages a number of high-profile events including the MTN Radio Awards, the Future of Media Conference and more, has been acquired by Times Media Group...

17 Jul 2014 09:48

SABC: And it just keeps getting worse...

SABCWATCH: Following the confirmation of Hlaudi Motsoeneng as the SABC's COO, and claims that board chair Zandile Tshabalala lied about her qualifications, and anger over the SABC's moves on Afrikaans programming, pressure is mounting on all sides...

17 Jul 2014 07:41

Muthambi stands by Motsoeneng

Communications Minister Faith Muthambi has defended the permanent appointment of Hlaudi Motsoeneng as the SABC's chief operations officer.

17 Jul 2014 06:00

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 98: Fast Company SA, The Lean Startup methodology and Brad Sugar

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show, Thursday, 17 July from 9am-10am as we chat to Brad Sugars, Daniel Marcus and Robbie Stammers. [twitterfall]

16 Jul 2014 10:03

Madonsela's findings call for proactive response

In a world where common sense is not so common anymore, our public protector's statements always make sense.

By Kazeka Kuse 16 Jul 2014 09:25

Mediamark sponsors MOST Media Agency Legend Award

Mediamark, formerly known as Radmark and Digitalmark, will the sponsor the Legend Award at the 2014 MOST Awards...

16 Jul 2014 08:57

Purge continues at Independent Media

Independent Media has made at least four people in its management ranks redundant over the weekend.

15 Jul 2014 11:42

MPs want answers: Motsoeneng appointment; SABC chair's qualifications

Communications Minister Faith Muthambi and the board of the SABC are to be quizzed by parliament on the appointment of its chief operating officer, and to clarify allegations that the board's chair has lied about her own qualifications.

15 Jul 2014 06:53

The Google doodle and other fluid trademarks

There was an interesting article in a publication called TBO (Trademarks and Brands Online) entitled Fluid Trademarks: Keeping Them Watertight. So what are fluid trademarks?

By Ilse du Plessis 14 Jul 2014 12:19

Pendoring judges selected, deadline extended

The judges for both categories of the Pendoring Awards have been selected and the deadline for entries has been extended to 28 July 2014...

14 Jul 2014 10:50

City of Cape Town, AFI partner for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

The Spring/Summer fashion showcase, Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Cape Town 2014, takes place from 24-26 July at the CTICC...

14 Jul 2014 10:43

It's parly time... Muthambi in Faith-to-face grilling

NEWSWATCH: Faith Muthambi, the minister of communications, will appear before a parliamentary committee to explain why she confirmed Hlaudi Motsoeneng permanently in his position as the SABC's COO.

14 Jul 2014 07:58

Muthambi's 'bizarre' decision on Motsoeneng

A top constitutional law expert has slammed Muthambi's decision as .bizarre'.

11 Jul 2014 11:32

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 97: MTN Business App Awards and measureability of ad campaigns

On the last Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding chatted to Andrew Hall, Kevin Jacobson and Toby Shapshak. [twitterfall]

11 Jul 2014 08:51

Newspapers must give us content that is rational

Journalism professor Anton Harber's comment last week that newspapers must make huge investments in developing their journalists if they want to retain readers is spot on...

By Thami Mazwai 10 Jul 2014 16:40

The value of broadcast monitoring

The instant nature of communication has seen the media cycle being driven by social networking with broadcast, online, and print building from there...

By Jaco Pienaar 10 Jul 2014 13:55

Loeries' programmes hot up

Loeries Creative Week Cape Town 2014, taking place from 15-21 September, is the continent's premier annual creative hub. This year there is something to inspire, invigorate and energise everyone...

10 Jul 2014 09:26

Independent fires suspended editor

Former Cape Times editor Alide Dasnois has been dismissed by Independent News & Media SA (INMSA) on the grounds that she let her personal feelings against her employer guide her editorial decisions.

10 Jul 2014 08:57

How to write an advertorial (feat. Anna Wintour and David Ogilvy)

David Ogilvy storms into (Vogue editor) Anna Wintour's office and screams, "Anna I've got it! Let's combine an ad and an article. We'll call it The Advertorial!"

By Hansie Smit 9 Jul 2014 14:45

TAMS agreement signed until 2019

The NAB, SAARF and the service provider, Nielsen Media Research have signed a new multi-year Television Audience Measurement Survey (TAMS) agreement...

9 Jul 2014 10:55

SABC viewers displeased with old content, repeats, news bias

Leadership problems and the SABC's lack of investment in content may finally be catching up with the public broadcaster.

9 Jul 2014 10:27

Content marketing in South Africa: Don't let your business miss an opportunity

For many businesses in South Africa, effective content marketing offers exceptional return on investment...

9 Jul 2014 09:32

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 97: MTN Business App Awards & measureability of ad campaigns

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show, Thursday, 10 July from 9am-10am as we chat to Andrew Hall, Kevin Jacobson and Toby Shapshak. [twitterfall]

9 Jul 2014 08:45

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