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Episode 108: Fred Robertson - Entrepreneur of the Year

Date: 10 Oct 2014
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Episode 107: IMC Conference Johannesburg 2014

Date: 3 Oct 2014
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Episode 106: Spree partners with NEXT UK and Lauren Fleiser chats about Trutrepreneur

Date: 19 Sep 2014
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A trucking good idea
A trucking good idea

Commercial feature: Hot on the heels of international trends, RollingMedia is delighted to launch an innovative suite of media packages for brands looking to maximise their outdoor visibility.

Issued by Rolling Media 8 Jan 2013 10:21

Black Eagle Project gets R95,000 from Silverstar Casino
Black Eagle Project gets R95,000 from Silverstar Casino

The Black Eagle Project Roodekrans received R95,000 donation from the Silverstar Casino in late 2012. The casino is committed to supporting the environment and community of Mogale City.

8 Jan 2013 09:58

MWeb, Cell C partner in extending broadband services
MWeb, Cell C partner in extending broadband services

MWeb has partnered with mobile network Cell C to offer customers extended broadband services. Launching with an exclusive promotional offer that gives customers a 2GB Cell C data package at a rate of R89 per month, this offer also comes with a range of added benefits. It launched the partnership in mid-December as a soft launch.

8 Jan 2013 09:37

2013 at a glance: Five crucial consumer trends business leaders should know
2013 at a glance: Five crucial consumer trends business leaders should know

LONDON, UK / JOHANNESBURG, SA: Turbulent times were predicted on the back end of 2012. The ANC Mangaung conference precipitated very little stormy seas other than an anti-climactic conclusion. The Mayan apocalypse materialised into nothing but an ordinary day. In fact with so many forecasts for change and a chasm of chaos, one may tend to be a bit sceptical with further predictions of change.

By *David Mattin and Saint-Francis Tohlang 8 Jan 2013 07:55

Athar Naser
What is content curation?

When thinking about the content involved in your content strategy, there are two possible routes to take - creation and curation. Creation is, of course, the act of generating your own content. Curation, on the other hand, is the act of 'collecting', or 'collating' content your audience will find useful.

By Athar Naser 8 Jan 2013 07:45

Estelle Nagel
The importance of choosing the right spokesperson

Whenever I conduct crisis communication training with clients, I always open with the story of Tony Hayward. Hayward, as you will recall, was the CEO of BP at the time of the oil spill in the Mexican Gulf. He made several unfortunate faux pas from the get-go - The New York Times reported that when the news broke, he asked fellow BP executives, "What the hell did we do to deserve this?" (video)

By Estelle Nagel 8 Jan 2013 06:35

SAARF RAMS, AMPS 2013 release dates
SAARF RAMS, AMPS 2013 release dates

The release dates for the 2013 SAARF RAMS and SAARF AMPS have been announced.

8 Jan 2013 06:20

Chemory Gunko
How to get back into your groove this January

There's very little that weighs as heavily on your heart as the first day back at work after a holiday - especially when every step feels like lead and the weather is calling you back to the beautiful outdoors.

By Chemory Gunko 8 Jan 2013 05:47

Five ways to get fired through Facebook
Five ways to get fired through Facebook

Social media is a great way to keep in touch with friends and family. However, it also has the potential to get you fired from your job.

By Amanda Jacobs 8 Jan 2013 05:16

New men's glossy Business Class hits the road in January

Times Media's new upmarket men's magazine will launch in March. Business Class will be a 60+ page glossy magazine delivered to 70,000 selected subscribers of The Sunday Times Business Times in LSM 9 & 10 areas.

7 Jan 2013 13:33

Big names converge on PetroForum Africa
Big names converge on PetroForum Africa

Attendance at the latest African PetroForum, to be held in Cape Town, South Africa from 4-6 March 2013, has stepped up a gear, with confirmation of reportedly three of the biggest names in petroleum retail will be attending - underlining the importance of Africa in their companies' global strategies.

7 Jan 2013 11:39

Sport and Education: Top of the Algoa FM 'playlist' for 2013 - Algoa FM
Sport and Education: Top of the Algoa FM 'playlist' for 2013

Algoa FM is gearing up for a busy 2013 with sports and education on the top of the regional station's 'playlist'.

Issued by Algoa FM 7 Jan 2013 10:20

Easy DIY announces new editor
Easy DIY announces new editor

Easy DIY is pleased to announce that Angela Richardson, founder of Seed Creative Projects, has been appointed editor of Easy DIY from the winter issue of 2013 (on sale May 2013).

7 Jan 2013 09:51

iMIND partners with Strutta to deliver suite of social media marketing tools to African market

MediaMind Africa's service partner, iMIND, has partnered with Strutta, a leading platform for online contests and sweepstakes promotions, with the deal set to elevate social media marketing and promotions in Africa to a world-class level.

Issued by Sizmek 7 Jan 2013 09:23

Two held over Sowetan matric results theft
Two held over Sowetan matric results theft

A man and his son have been arrested in connection with the illegal possession of copies of Sowetan's matric results supplement the night before the official release.

By Katlego Moeng, Crime Reporter 7 Jan 2013 08:08

Bonang makes Forbes list

Popular radio and television personality Bonang Matheba is excited at having made it into the list of Forbes Magazine's 13 most influential artists in Africa and has promised to work harder to make her star shine brighter.

By Nomaswazi Nkosi 7 Jan 2013 08:04

Ster-Kinekor to close Cinema Nouveau in Cavendish Square
Ster-Kinekor to close Cinema Nouveau in Cavendish Square

Ster-Kinekor has confirmed that it will close its Cinema Nouveau theatres in Cavendish Square in Cape Town. The last trading date at Cavendish Nouveau will be 13 January 2013, and not 17 January as stated earlier.

7 Jan 2013 08:01

Damelin sponsors bursaries at Miss Teen India SA
Damelin sponsors bursaries at Miss Teen India SA

Damelin sponsored prizes to the winners at the 12th Miss Teen India SA gala event on 30 December 2012 at the Coastlands Umhlanga Conference Centre.

7 Jan 2013 07:52

Millward Brown's Futures Group: Top 10 emerging digital, media trends for 2013
Millward Brown's Futures Group: Top 10 emerging digital, media trends for 2013

NEW YORK, US: Millward Brown, a global research agency, expert in helping companies grow great brands, has released its annual top 10 digital and media predictions, highlighting growing trends in the media sector.

7 Jan 2013 06:22

Most Popular lists for 2012 for Bizcommunity Marketing & Media SA - Bizcommunity.com
Most Popular lists for 2012 for Bizcommunity Marketing & Media SA

Here they are, Bizcommunity.com Marketing & Media South Africa's 2012 lists of most popular articles, those that drew the most comment, our most-read contributors, our most-visited galleries - and the ads from the Ornico Ad Showcase that got you voting.

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 4 Jan 2013 11:30

Naspers 'head and shoulders above its rivals'
Naspers 'head and shoulders above its rivals'

JSE-listed Naspers is now less of a media company and more a diversified technology investor - becoming one of few global conglomerates to achieve this feat.

By Nick Hedley 3 Jan 2013 09:42

Afcon shakes up SABC shows
Afcon shakes up SABC shows

The Africa Cup of Nations matches, which are set to create football mania in Johannesburg from 19 January until 10 February, will also be shaking things up on the TV front.

3 Jan 2013 09:31

Bumper 2012 for vehicle sales
Bumper 2012 for vehicle sales

Motor vehicle manufacturers, retailers, sales and marketing executives in South Africa will look back on 2012 with some satisfaction after sales levels recorded about 10% growth this year.

By Alexander Parker 3 Jan 2013 08:56

Poor local marketing 'fails mobile apps'
Poor local marketing 'fails mobile apps'

Mobile device applications (apps) are not marketed well enough in South Africa to make substantial money for their developers or companies, according to World Wide Worx.

By Alistair Anderson 2 Jan 2013 08:04

Kaspersky Lab outlines key security trends in 2012; predicts core threats for 2013
Kaspersky Lab outlines key security trends in 2012; predicts core threats for 2013

MOSCOW, RUSSIA: Kaspersky Lab's experts have outlined key security trends of 2012 and presented their views on the core threats of 2013. The most notable predictions for the next year include the continued rise of targeted attacks, cyber-espionage, and nation-state cyber-attacks, the evolving role of hacktivism, the development of controversial "legal" surveillance tools, and the increase in cybercriminal attacks targeting cloud-based services.

2 Jan 2013 07:39

Johan Botes
Top 10 New Year's resolutions for employers

Here are some resolutions for 2013 for you that you, as an employer, may well find useful. Get them right now - and avoid any unpleasant surprises during the year.

By Johan Botes 31 Dec 2012 07:37

Are you using the right medium to target your customers? TV vs online advertising
Are you using the right medium to target your customers? TV vs online advertising

LAS VEGAS, US: With the rapid changes that happen in the advertising industry, deciding how to spend your marketing dollars can be a challenge. We make that choice easier with our infographic: "Advertising in the United States - Television vs Online".

By Peter Koeppel 28 Dec 2012 09:13

Analytics are key to long-term brand activity on Google+ says Punch Communications
Analytics are key to long-term brand activity on Google+ says Punch Communications

LONDON, UK: The introduction of analytics to Google+ pages and communities will be key in ensuring that brands continue to invest time and resource into the social network, according to integrated PR, search and social media agency Punch Communications.

28 Dec 2012 09:05

Out-of-home trends for 2013
Out-of-home trends for 2013

Craig Page-Lee, managing director Posterscope, shares his views on what he reckons will be the out-of-home trends in 2013.

27 Dec 2012 09:14

Orwa the adopted elephant
Orwa the adopted elephant

Orwa, an orphaned elephant has been adopted through the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust last year by the staff at Jenman African Safaris.

27 Dec 2012 08:41

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