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Ogilvy SA's Pete Case named among top 10 creative heads in the world
Ogilvy SA's Pete Case named among top 10 creative heads in the world

Ogilvy & Mather South Africa's Pete Case has achieved global recognition as one of the world's top 10 chief creative officers in the prestigious Directory Big Won Network Rankings...

Issued by Ogilvy & Mather 11 hours ago

Crisis management: Can you afford not to take action?
Crisis management: Can you afford not to take action?

Social media has not changed the formula for communicating in a crisis - it has simply made it more important that companies be prepared, act quickly, and say the right things...

By Nigel Hollis, Issued by Kantar Millward Brown 12 hours ago

‘Run with it!': Vega develops future thinkers and resilient creative problem solvers
‘Run with it!': Vega develops future thinkers and resilient creative problem solvers

In industry, and as industry professionals will confirm, team leaders take in fresh graduates and expect them to ‘run with it'! The more independent and pro-active they are, the better the chances to stay on, and even better, excel...

By Naretha Pretorius, Issued by Vega School 1 day ago

Where to now? Life isn’t only about work. You aren’t what you do; but you do what you are.
#BehindtheSelfie with… Daniel Munslow

This week, we find out what's really going on behind the selfie with Daniel Munslow, MD of MCC Consulting…

By Leigh Andrews 2 days ago

Communications minister extends Aguma's acting CEO post
Communications minister extends Aguma's acting CEO post

The SABC has clarified that acting CEO James Aguma will remain in charge of the broadcaster for another three months after Communications Minister Faith Muthambi extended the delegation of authority...

By Bekezela Phakathi 13 Jan 2017

Khuthalani Khumalo
No regrets, just lessons learnt

As 2016 has come to a close and we're in 2017, I have been thinking about what I've learnt this past year, because the woman I am today is not the same woman who started the year 2016...

By Khuthalani Khumalo 11 Jan 2017

Marcus Brewster opens international office to service offshore clients
Marcus Brewster opens international office to service offshore clients

South African integrated strategic communications firm, marcusbrewster, will expand into Europe in 2017 with the launch of Marcus Brewster International (MBI)...

9 Jan 2017

Boris Dzhingarov
Get more revenue for your business by featuring celebrity video chats

Since celebrities have their own fan base, giving the fans an opportunity to chat with them through your business can definitely be advantageous for you...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 5 Jan 2017

PRISM Awards 2017 - Celebrating two decades of excellence in public relations and communication
PRISM Awards 2017 - Celebrating two decades of excellence in public relations and communication

The call for entries to the PRISM Awards has opened and this year sees a number of new categories, including more opportunities in the digital environment and students studying public relations...

Issued by PRISA 5 Jan 2017

The SABRE Awards
Global SABRE PR awards launched for Africa

Holmes Report and African Public Relations Association (APRA) launch first Africa SABRE competition...

3 Jan 2017

PRISM Awards 2017 call for entries
PRISM Awards 2017 call for entries

The PRISM Awards will be celebrating another year of public relations excellence in 2017. The deadline for entries is 27 March, with the prestigious Awards ceremony scheduled for Sunday 7 May 2017...

28 Dec 2016

Here's how you can help us, FNB - communicate
Here's how you can help us, FNB - communicate

NEWSWATCH: Thanks to social media, big corporates are under close consumer attention at the moment, with banks the foremost of those, expected to build trust. Now, with an undisclosed amount of FNB safety deposit boxes stolen this past weekend, customers are upset at the lack of communication...

22 Dec 2016

Pacinamix appointed as McDonald's South Africa BTL firm
Pacinamix appointed as McDonald's South Africa BTL firm

Pacinamix, an integrated services, trading and management consulting group, has been appointed as below-the-line service provider to McDonald's South Africa...

Issued by Pacinamix 21 Dec 2016

RAF 2016 festive season road safety campaign promotes storytelling
RAF 2016 festive season road safety campaign promotes storytelling

South Africa's roads will carry several stories as people embark on their journeys this festive season, and the Road Accident Fund (RAF) is committed to ensuring these stories get told...

Issued by Mortimer Harvey 19 Dec 2016

Leverage that network to get ahead
Leverage that network to get ahead

Interesting thing about Africa today is that there's a lot of us out there who are now educated. This implies that one can no longer differentiate oneself through education...

By James Maposa 15 Dec 2016

It has been one hell of a ride
It has been one hell of a ride

Join media consultant Janine Lazarus when she looks at the year's headlines and what is to come in 2017 with Media@SAfm anchor Ashraf Garda at 8.05am this Sunday, 18 December...

Issued by Janine Lazarus Media Consultancy 15 Dec 2016

Patrick Conroy on the left, James Wilson on the right
Lessons from Everest: Protecting your reputation doesn't have to be like climbing a mountain

In the wise words of Warren Buffett, "It takes twenty years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it." Reputation has and will always be an incredibly important facet within a brand or organisation and that is why managing it is vital to a brand's success...

By James Wilson 14 Dec 2016

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Why integration matters more than ever before

Clients will only realise the value of many agencies through integration - having an impeccable conductor who can pull it all together - a 'Chief Communication Integration Officer' of some sorts...

By vanessa baard 13 Dec 2016

The new smart car and Zando #UnfollowTheNorm campaign creates intrigue
The new smart car and Zando #UnfollowTheNorm campaign creates intrigue

In a first for South Africa, the new smart forfour is being introduced directly onto the pages of Africa's largest online retailer, Zando...

By Angie White 12 Dec 2016

#BestofBiz: Marketing & Media
#BestofBiz 2016: Marketing & Media

We've compiled our annual #BestofBiz 2016 lists across all our industries featuring our most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views...

12 Dec 2016

123RF
It takes two to (really) tango

The coming together of SEO and PR is essential for digital marketers. As digital PR becomes increasingly important for brands, it's vital to understand the entwined relationship of SEO and PR...

By Desiree Gullan 8 Dec 2016

Meet the new additions to the TLC Marketing Worldwide team
Meet the new additions to the TLC Marketing Worldwide team

TLC Marketing has announced two new additions to their growing Africa office: Nazmeen Tayob joins the agency as Operations Director and Calvin Myles joins as Customer Services Manager...

Issued by TLC Marketing Worldwide 7 Dec 2016

Brewster signs Ermenegildo Zegna, Top Billing covers London store opening
Brewster signs Ermenegildo Zegna, Top Billing covers London store opening

As an introduction of its newest client, luxury menswear brand Ermenegildo Zegna, award-winning publicist Marcus Brewster has facilitated Top Billing presenter Nico Panagio and crew's visit to London to attend the opening of Zegna's global flagship store in New Bond Street...

7 Dec 2016

New partnership expands PR, communication services across EMEA
New partnership expands PR, communication services across EMEA

Greater Than and Eclipse PR have entered into a partnership to offer public relations and communications services across the European, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region...

6 Dec 2016

123RF
Stay on top of the communications game in 2017

To say that this year has been an interesting one is an understatement. No-one could have predicted the effect on the news cycle of the combination of local news with content that couldn't be made up...

By Jennifer Stein 1 Dec 2016

Maridav © –
No better sense of achievement than female entrepreneurship success!

Janna Strang, director and founder of PRomote Communication, shares what it means to be a successful female entrepreneur...

By Leigh Andrews 29 Nov 2016

Burson-Marsteller Africa wins Africa Agency Network of the Year
Burson-Marsteller Africa wins Africa Agency Network of the Year

Burson-Marsteller Africa wins Africa Agency Network of the Year at the Financial Mail AdFocus Awards 2016...

25 Nov 2016

Bridget von Holdt
SA PR expert becomes ICCO African region president

Bridget von Holdt has been elected as the African Region President of the International Communications Consultancy Organisation...

25 Nov 2016

Why is Friday black after giving thanks?
Why is Friday black after giving thanks?

South Africa and Africa have so many special cultural and commemorative days, so where does 'Black Friday' come from - the African continent?..

By Teresa Jenkins, Issued by Litha Communications 25 Nov 2016

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