Are you charged with the adrenalin from having endured more than your fair share of 'flack' in your job? Then you may feel justified in diving headlong into the abyss of perceived 'instant freedom' of the self-employed. But first read on, before you hand over 'The Letter'.
By Catherine Milward-Bridges 12 Dec 2013 16:14
The Protection of Personal Information Act No. 4 of 2013 (POPI) was signed into law in November. It comes at a time when marketing has just entered the promised land of customer profiling, behavioural advertising, big data, and multiple marketing channels.
By Steve Ferguson 9 Dec 2013 08:42
Your content marketing campaign is one element of your business that you won't have to put to bed during the silly season.
By Colleen Lewis 3 Dec 2013 08:47
Video footage of the presentations from the Loeries International Seminar of Creativity, which was held on Friday 20 September 2013 at Cape Town's City Hall, is now on the Loeries website. (Videos)
2 Dec 2013 08:33
When you are planning an online marketing campaign, your first thought usually has nothing to do with the host your company is with. Although it may not seem to be that big of a deal, it is extremely important.
By Ness Garcia 29 Nov 2013 06:45
NEWSWATCH: e.tv has denied a claim that it would air a show on the housewives of Nkandla, reports IOL.
By Rod Baker 28 Nov 2013 07:48
NEWSWATCH: Home-grown stand-up comedian Trevor Noah is to star in his own US sitcom, reports Sowetan LIVE, and MyBroadband says a new report on SA's mobile pricing will debunk some beliefs.
By Rod Baker 27 Nov 2013 07:38
The Loeries has released its Official Rankings for 2013, providing a transparent overview of the awards as well as helping to promote creativity and innovation as primary business tools in the brand communication arena.
20 Nov 2013 07:38
I have probably said this before but it's worth saying it again because somehow a stop has to be put to ad agencies being steamrolled by clients into producing really rubbish advertising.
By Chris Moerdyk 19 Nov 2013 08:03
Be honest. As an advertising agency, what's more important to you: A wall full of awards or a happy, successful client relationship?
By Carl Louw 19 Nov 2013 07:42
On 14 November 2013, the Artscape in Cape Town played host to the annual Bookmarks Awards. The awards showcase digital talent in South Africa and celebrate great work within the industry. (video)
By Warren Harding 18 Nov 2013 12:26
AFDA, the South African School of Motion Picture Medium and Live Performance, is set to present its annual showcase of graduate student short films and tele-novella productions. We spoke to Garth Holmes, chairman and co-founder of AFDA, to find out more.
By Eugene Yiga 18 Nov 2013 09:45
As awards evenings go, The Bookmarks 2013 cleverly played on the nature of the digital medium it represented by being very interactive and engaging.
By Our Reporter 18 Nov 2013 05:18
The world of advertising is no stranger to adverts that those who commissioned and created them... wish they hadn't.
By Rod Baker 18 Dec 2013 05:58
The recently released 'Mandela: The Long Walk to Freedom' has received three Golden Globe nominations.
13 Dec 2013 08:13
It's not rare for a commercial to try to pluck at the viewer's heartstrings as these are often connected directly to their purses. But in the case of Mkhize's spot for SMD, a South African online vehicle retailer with a growing following, the sentiment feels earned.
Issued by Ola! Films 11 Dec 2013 12:33
The upgraded Markex website allows exhibitors to manage their online profiles and visitors to plan meetings and schedules.
11 Dec 2013 08:31
South Africa's Official Oscar submission for Best Foreign Language Film, 'Four Corners', a coming-of-age film set in the Cape Flats, has received a Best International Film nomination from the International Press Academy in Los Angeles.
Issued by Giant Films 5 Dec 2013 11:19
Gearhouse Group, South Africa's largest rental staging company, has increased their audiovisual projection stockholding with the recent purchase of sixteen 20K projectors - eight Christie Roadster HD20K-J 3-chip DLP's and eight Panasonic PT-DZ21K 3-chip DLP units.
Issued by Gearhouse SA 5 Dec 2013 11:13
A new research report indicates that the 3D printing market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 23% from 2013 to 2020 and reach $8.41 billion in 2020.
5 Dec 2013 08:19
As more broadcasters look at online television as an alternative option, a whole new group of viewers previously left out of television is being targeted.
5 Dec 2013 06:35
The latest TVC for Audi's legendary Quattro involved exploring the stunning beauty and diversity of South Africa by means of carefully crafted motion (a.k.a. footage) sequences.
Issued by Greatstock 4 Dec 2013 13:30
Cape Town TV will be running a five-day phone-in telethon to raise funds for the non-profit television channel from 5-9 December.
4 Dec 2013 12:36
The AFDA Film School annual award ceremony was held last week, honouring the best student films and television productions in various categories.
3 Dec 2013 08:29
Along with the "Best Director" gold for the M-Net GaryNet campaign, Bevan won three other golds, a silver and bronze, including a clean sweep in the "Best use of Humour" category where he took all three statues.
Issued by Fresh Eye Film Productions 29 Nov 2013 12:22
So if a picture is worth a thousand words, then surely moving pictures are even more valuable.
By Glenn Gillis 26 Nov 2013 07:34
A new publication, Transition, will launch at the Photo Workshop Gallery at the Market Theatre in Johannesburg on Wednesday 27 November 2013.
25 Nov 2013 09:34
The 10th Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF), running from 6-14 December, has selected two African films to be included in the AsiaAfrica out of competition programming segment lineup.
20 Nov 2013 16:08
South Africa's advertising industry is undergoing an interesting shift, says Johann Schwella, digital creative director at 140 BBDO.
20 Nov 2013 06:42
Soccer Moves, a new game from Fuzzy Logic, is out now on iOS and Android. It offers a new take on soccer games by combining puzzle mechanics and soccer tactics to the playing field.
19 Nov 2013 14:45
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