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In-depth research on information consumption
In-depth research on information consumption

We know that different platforms appeal to different consumers at different times, irrespective of LSMs or any other classification criteria, but knowing what accounts for the differences that exist is crucial to any marketer...

28 Nov 2014 14:55

Hellopeter.com platform acquired by consortium of entrepreneurs
Hellopeter.com platform acquired by consortium of entrepreneurs

Peter Cheales, founder of Hellopeter.com, one of the leading websites in South Africa and one of the largest customer service platforms in the world, has announced his exit from the business, making way for a consortium of South African and global entrepreneurs...

28 Nov 2014 14:21

Pieter Scholtz
Without systems your business is managing you

Systems is the most misunderstood area of business, yet it's one area that's paramount to implement. Systems at every level of the business will make you and your team more empowered and committed...

By Pieter Scholtz 28 Nov 2014 14:03

[TrendTalk] Creativity's 'curse'
[TrendTalk] Creativity's 'curse'

There's a social media meme that likens the brain of a creative person to having 100 tabs open all at once...

By Louise Marsland 28 Nov 2014 08:59

Kirsty Sharman
Silly season social marketing insights

It's obvious that the brick and mortar world is racing away on the festive season bandwagon already, but what are the trends in online marketing around the silly season?...

By Kirsty Sharman 28 Nov 2014 08:19

Uproar over Israel dominates Woolies AGM
Uproar over Israel dominates Woolies AGM

The traditionally staid Woolworths AGM on Wednesday at some points resembled the chaotic scenes that unfolded in Parliament recently, as activists against trade with Israel tried to hammer home their viewpoint...

28 Nov 2014 08:01

[DMX Conference] NATIVE VML's view of the scary, exciting SA digital marketing landscape
[DMX Conference] NATIVE VML's view of the scary, exciting SA digital marketing landscape

What do you get if you mix the Instagram culture, R1-Man and Jean Claude Van Damme? NATIVE VML co-founder Ben Wagner's presentation at the 2014 DMX Conference, of course...

By Leigh Andrews 28 Nov 2014 08:00

Missing can keep on messing... with Hofmeyr
Missing can keep on messing... with Hofmeyr

NEWSWATCH: Steve Hofmeyr's attempt to have his interim protection order against Conrad Koch (Chester Missing's puppeteer) made permanent was dismissed with costs in court yesterday, reports Mail & Guardian...

28 Nov 2014 06:50

Academy for African Filmmakers to mentor young African talent
Academy for African Filmmakers to mentor young African talent

The Academy for African Filmmakers is a new initiative by Unilever and MOFILM to help young African talent develop their storytelling and pitching skills while working on real live Unilever briefs with the possibility of having their work broadcast...

27 Nov 2014 16:15

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 115: Greenpop Zambia Festival of Action and Kilowatt AV
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 115: Greenpop Zambia Festival of Action and Kilowatt AV

On the last Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding interviewed Misha Teasdale and Lauren O'Donnell from Greenpop, and Kilowatt AV CEO, Dillon Jearey...

27 Nov 2014 15:05

Translation as cost or opportunity - lessons from the journeys of others
Translation as cost or opportunity - lessons from the journeys of others

When companies expand into new markets, the decision whether to translate their product interface, support literature or marketing depends on a complex mix of factors...

By Ian Henderson 27 Nov 2014 14:48

Val Bourdos Nichas
Leadership skills should remain fine-tuned

Educating management or leadership is an ongoing process that requires formal interventions as well as valuable development through mere experience and years of trial and error...

By Val Bourdos Nichas 27 Nov 2014 14:09

Gemalto's African mobile marketing win-win plan
Gemalto's African mobile marketing win-win plan

If your African mobile marketing plan comprises mass messages not tailored to specific areas, people or times, you're off to a poor start. Nadia Gonzalez, vice president of mobile marketing for Gemalto, reveals the secrets to getting it right...

By Leigh Andrews 27 Nov 2014 14:00

AdFocus Awards 2014: Twice as nice for Joe Public
AdFocus Awards 2014: Twice as nice for Joe Public

The AdFocus Awards took place on 26 November 2014 at the The Fifth Room in Rivonia, Johannesburg, with Joe Public walking away with two big awards...

By Danette Breitenbach 27 Nov 2014 10:43

Ivanna Granelli
Cloud computing brings agility to corporate learning environment

Cloud computing and mobile business solutions are clearing the way for companies to be more agile and efficient in the way that they use technology to support their training efforts...

By Ivanna Granelli 27 Nov 2014 10:18

Social media can answer deep business questions
Social media can answer deep business questions

African Influence Exchange is hosting the first social analytics conference in Africa, titled 'Smart Social Media Analytics 2015'...

27 Nov 2014 09:15

Tony Weaver leaves Cape Times
Tony Weaver leaves Cape Times

NEWSWATCH: Grubstreet's Gill Moodie reports Tony Weaver and the Cape Times have parted ways, and The Citizen reports Hofmeyr critic, the comedian and ventriloquist Conrad Koch, is in court today...

27 Nov 2014 08:56

New Lions category gets jury president
New Lions category gets jury president

CANNES, FRANCE: The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, being held 21-27 June 2015 in Cannes, France, has added a new award category, expanded the Innovation Lions and named the jury presidents...

27 Nov 2014 08:54

Douglas Kruger
Growing talent? Just add Myelin

In game-changing books like Malcolm Gladwell's Outliers, Geoff Colvin's Talent is Overrated, and Daniel Coyle's The Talent Code, the mechanics of talent are broken down to a few simple things. (Video)...

By Douglas Kruger 27 Nov 2014 07:46

"Share the sound of an AIDS-free generation" and support (RED)
"Share the sound of an AIDS-free generation" and support (RED)

This is The Coca-Cola Company's international call to join efforts in helping end mother-to-child transmission of HIV with the launch of a new campaign in partnership with (RED), titled exactly that...

27 Nov 2014 07:00

Stephen Sandmann
Digital marketing's SEO: What is it and how does it impact businesses of all sizes?

SEO or Search Engine Optimisation is all about making the most of the global phenomenon, which is the Google search engine...

By Stephen Sandmann 27 Nov 2014 05:13

Lacklustre 2012, golden 2013 and XL 2014 for NATIVE VML
Lacklustre 2012, golden 2013 and XL 2014 for NATIVE VML

Jason Xenopoulos, CEO of NATIVE VML explains the agency exploded onto the scene in 2013 as Agency of the Year at the Bookmarks, with the agency's name popping up again everywhere in 2014. Here's how...

By Leigh Andrews 26 Nov 2014 14:00

[NewsMaker] Melissa Attree
[NewsMaker] Melissa Attree

Ogilvy & Mather Cape Town's new director of content strategy and digital marketing expert, Melissa Attree, took up her new position this week at the agency...

By Louise Marsland 26 Nov 2014 13:04

Tiffany Markman
Communication lessons from The Steve & Nancy Saga: A Sorbet Story

Let me first admit two things: 1.) I'm a groomer. Big time. I polish. I wax. I whiten and straighten and tweak; 2.) I do a fair chunk of this at Sorbet salons, making me what they call a 'guest'...

By Tiffany Markman 26 Nov 2014 12:58

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 115: GreenPOP Zambia Festival of Action
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 115: GreenPOP Zambia Festival of Action

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show tomorrow, 27 November 2014, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Misha Teasdale, Lauren O'Donnell and Dillon Jearey...

26 Nov 2014 12:36

Creative Circle results for September/October 2014
Creative Circle results for September/October 2014

The Creative Circle Ad of the Month results for September/October 2014 have been announced.

26 Nov 2014 09:59

Zwipit offers cash for old mobile devices
Zwipit offers cash for old mobile devices

Zwipit, a global mobile buyback service provider founded in Spain in 2011, has launched in South Africa. It specialises in the acquisition of used mobile devices...

26 Nov 2014 09:51

Protest today for free Set-Top Boxes
Protest today for free Set-Top Boxes

Today, Wednesday 26 November 2014, the Right2Know Campaign and the SOS Coalition will be protesting for free Set-Top Boxes outside the Universal Service& Access Agency of South Africa...

26 Nov 2014 09:39

Deirdre Elphick-Moore
Building accountability

I think Coca Cola's 2020 Vision sums up nicely what accountability is all about: "If it is to be, it's up to me". In the words of Ghandi, "be the change you want to see in the world"...

By Deirdre Elphick-Moore 26 Nov 2014 07:31

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