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New AMASA committee ready for ALP applications

The newly appointed AMASA board, committee and chair of the Johannesburg Chapter have announced that they are ready for applications for the ten places available on the AMASA Learnership Programme for careers in the media and advertising world.

23 Apr 2014 10:56

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23 Apr 2014 10:30

Reviewing Facebook's capitalisation strategy

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23 Apr 2014 10:13

Africa needs high quality solutions

Since its acquisition of iWayAfrica and Africa Online, pan African telecoms operator, Gondwana International Networks has focused on the development of its terrestrial and satellite network products and solutions.

23 Apr 2014 09:37

Exciting appointment for Mandela International Film Festival

The honorary global ambassador of the 2015 Mandela International Film Festival is Dr Maya Angelou - playwright, producer, director, best-selling author, civil rights activist, educator and historian.

23 Apr 2014 09:36

Book now for Acceleration Digital Ignition Symposium

The third Digital Ignition Symposium, hosted by Acceleration, will be held at Le Franschhoek Hotel in Franschhoek on 3-4 June 2014 to help marketers maximise their ROI from their growing spend on technology.

23 Apr 2014 09:22

IAB SA Bookmark Awards moved to February 2015

The Bookmarks Awards are to be relaunched as the IAB Summit & Bookmarks Awards and will be held in February 2015. Its winners will be entered into the annual international IAB Mixx awards in New York in September 2015.

23 Apr 2014 08:41

The SABC, Ayisafani, the EFF and section 10(1)(d) of the Broadcasting Act

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By Ed Herbst 23 Apr 2014 08:10

Intelligence will hamper your progress

Here are a couple of examples of strategy by design, or a strategy that emerges - both devoid of copious amounts of market "intelligence"

By Sid Peimer 23 Apr 2014 06:45

Loerie tips workshop

In a bid to enhance the quality and quantity of submissions to the PR category of the Loeries, the Public Relations Institute of Southern Africa (PRISA) will host a 2-hour information session in Cape Town at Vega School of Brand Leadership today, Wednesday 23 April 2014 at 6pm.

22 Apr 2014 15:01

Support WDC 2014 project Clari Design through Thundafund

A World Design Capital 2014 project, Clari Design, needs public support through Thundafund.com to raise R12,000 in order for the World Design Capital 2014 to match the funding with R10,000.

22 Apr 2014 14:53

Samsung, Mxit partnership keeps users always on

Samsung has partnered with local mobile social network Mxit to take to market its 'always-on' content strategy and drive awareness around its Wifi, BBM, Idols and retail initiatives.

22 Apr 2014 14:39

Windhoek campaign successful at KKNK festival

Earlier this month, Windhoek was one of the premier sponsors at the 20th annual Klein Karoo National Arts Festival (KKNK).

22 Apr 2014 14:32

Closing the divide between social and media

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By Matthew Arnold 22 Apr 2014 14:07

Discover Johnnie Walker online whisky profiler

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22 Apr 2014 09:31

Samsung's Inspire Design competition closes next week

Samsung Electronics South Africa's first design talent search programme, Inspire Design closes for entries on 30 April 2014.

22 Apr 2014 09:05

[BizCareers] Avoiding job spec misrepresentation

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By Juliette Attwell 22 Apr 2014 08:44

Rock4Rhinos concert in June supported by The Straits

The international group, The Straits, boasting key members of Dire Straits, the band who gave the world Money for Nothing, Sultans of Swing, Brothers in Arms and other worldwide hits, will play one concert at the SuperSport Park in Centurion on 28 June 2014 to support the first Rock4Rhinos event.

22 Apr 2014 08:20

SABC shows ANC colours in run-up to elections

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By Anton Harber 22 Apr 2014 08:10

PR-Net: Benefitting from shrinking news rooms

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21 Apr 2014 12:23

Amstel renews sponsorship of SAMA, offers VIP tickets

Following its successful partnership last year with the South African Music Awards, Amstel will once again be honouring the legends and bringing timeless moments to music fans across South Africa.

21 Apr 2014 10:03

Nominations open for Gauteng BWASA awards

The Regional Business Achiever Awards of the Business Woman's Association of South Africa (BWASA) have opened for entries for Gauteng.

20 Apr 2014 10:56

Mxit is not dead

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By Cari Van Wyk 19 Apr 2014 10:41

Five social media tips to maximise your brand's online presence

Social media channels should be constantly monitored and tweaked according to your market's response. If you're looking for some fail-safe social media tips, you've come to the right place.

By Gareth Slaven 19 Apr 2014 08:19

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Food & Home Entertaining has launched a free app for Top 10 Bakes 2014, available from the iTunes or Google Play Store accounts, reportedly the first in South Africa.

18 Apr 2014 12:13

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In the first part of this column, I outlined how you can put in place an advanced infrastructure to track and report on the customer's journey across your organisation's digital touchpoints.

By Johan Walters 18 Apr 2014 07:39

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By Yaron Assabi 17 Apr 2014 14:00

Mark Tomlinson joins Cannes' judges

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