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Episode 178: Short course - Building and maintaining a sustainable business.

Date: 23 Jun 2016
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Promise wins Edcon's Speciality Division business
Promise wins Edcon's Speciality Division business

Promise will be responsible for all tenets of the Edcon marketing continuum, including strategy, through-the-line campaigns and digital execution for a number of diverse and exciting brands...

Issued by Promise Brand Specialists 21 Jun 2016

MO new brand for Markets Online
MO new brand for Markets Online

Markets Online, founded by Luke Marthinusen in 2011, has rebranded itself as MO.

21 Jun 2016

Employer branding: Are you doing it right?
Employer branding: Are you doing it right?

Employer branding is becoming such an important focus area; it has the power to affect the overall market perception of your company. So what is it about your company that would attract talent?...

Issued by Ayanda Mbanga 20 Jun 2016

Bringing brands to life through character definition
Bringing brands to life through character definition

The character of a brand guides how the brand speaks, looks and behaves and should be consistent across all communications...

20 Jun 2016

The firefighters: the nexus between personal and national reputation
The firefighters: the nexus between personal and national reputation

The deployment of South African firefighters in Canada impacted positively on the country's brand and reputation...

By Manusha Pillai 20 Jun 2016

Boris Dzhingarov
Five ways to increase transparency in your business (and why you should)

Trust is hard to come by, and that may be true for businesses even more than for people. If you want a consumer to buy from you, you have to get him or her to have absolute faith that you're going to deliver on your promises...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 20 Jun 2016

#CGFsummit: Reasons to believe in Africa
#CGFsummit: Reasons to believe in Africa

There are many reasons to invest in Africa and even more reasons to believe in Africa, international delegates were told at the Consumer Goods Forum global summit in Cape Town...

By Louise Marsland 17 Jun 2016

Seven tips to improve your CSR marketing
Seven tips to improve your CSR marketing

Millions of Rands and countless company hours are spent annually on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) projects, yet it is often a company's best-kept secret...

By Jennifer Bruce 17 Jun 2016

Taking funeral insurance to every corner of Namibia
Taking funeral insurance to every corner of Namibia

Bonlife, a Namibian funeral insurance company, asked Weathermen & Co to breathe some new life into their brand identity and voice. With a strategy session to boot, they came to Bonlife's true brand persona... The Guru...

Issued by Weathermen & Co 15 Jun 2016

Tullamore D.E.W packaging
Tullamore D.E.W packaging

Bittersuite was briefed to create an off-trade gift carton for Tullamore D.E.W. that boosts the shelf equity of the brand, while encouraging all-year-round gifting...

Issued by Bittersuite 15 Jun 2016

Tracking, measuring, monetising brand ambassadors
Tracking, measuring, monetising brand ambassadors

Are you making the most of your brand ambassador relationships? With the right tools, you can track and optimise influencer activity to inform smarter business decisions on the fly and get more bang for your buck...

By JP Kloppers 15 Jun 2016

Your personal brand - Relevant or irrelevant in a digital world
Your personal brand - Relevant or irrelevant in a digital world

The world has changed. The way we do business has changed. The way we consume every day stuff has changed. These significant changes will change individuals - ready or not?...

By Mala Suriah 14 Jun 2016

New look for Phalaphala FM
New look for Phalaphala FM

To celebrate being in business 51 years, Phalaphala Radio (formerly Radio Venda) has launched a new logo and a multiplatform brand campaign, 'Always there with you'...

14 Jun 2016

Like Giants - The Greener Surfer film
Like Giants - The Greener Surfer film

Like Giants is a production company that tells digital stories. They wanted a self-promotional video to showcase their passion for authentic content and storytelling...

Issued by Bittersuite 14 Jun 2016

The retro revival
The retro revival

While advertisers are debating whether augmented reality will pip virtual reality at the post, some marketers are heeding the consumers' desire to go back to basics with a retro revival...

By Sheila McGillivray 14 Jun 2016

The 2016 Sunday Times Generation Next results announced
The 2016 Sunday Times Generation Next results announced

The results of the 12th annual Sunday Times Generation Next youth survey were announced at an Awards event at the Sandton Convention Centre...

13 Jun 2016

Four proven brand protection strategies you aren't paying attention to
Four proven brand protection strategies you aren't paying attention to

A stolen brand could be as painful as a stab in the back. Yet, it happens every day. So if you've been working relentlessly to build a unique business brand, the first thing you should do is to protect your brand...

By Jimmy Rohampton, Issued by Naija Writers’ Coach 13 Jun 2016

The world's first Wi-Fi unicorn
The world's first Wi-Fi unicorn

Wazoogles Superfoods has a deep and undeniable passion for health, believing that the sky is the limit. The brand has big aspirations and wants to lead the lifestyle and health category in a way that's never been done before...

Issued by Bittersuite 13 Jun 2016

New Subway campaign launches in UK
New Subway campaign launches in UK

A new brand platform, called 'Keep Discovering', to promote the various flavours and combinations that Subway offers, will be supported by a heavyweight £2.5m spend...

10 Jun 2016

Communications in a debranded future
Communications in a debranded future

The world is changing - fast - and with it our attitudes to issues as diverse as macroeconomics, the way in which democracies are organised and product branding...

By Lee Cahill 9 Jun 2016

The 2016 BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brands
The 2016 BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brands

'Transparent innovation' pushes Google back to the top of the BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brands, increasing its worth to $229bn. The ability to disrupt sets apart the fastest growing brands...

Issued by Millward Brown 8 Jun 2016

The jury's out: Will plain packaging stop smoking?
The jury's out: Will plain packaging stop smoking?

There is no doubt that smoking is bad for you, but will the government's proposed introduction of plain tobacco packaging have the desired effect?..

8 Jun 2016

#YouthMonth: How brands can win with Generation Z [Infographic]
#YouthMonth: How brands can win with Generation Z [Infographic]

This group of youngsters is also called the "Pluralist Generation" because they are so diverse in race, religion, politics. They believe people can coexist happily, and have a more optimistic view of the future...

By Beverley Klein 7 Jun 2016

Siemens 'Ingenuity for Life' comes at an opportune moment for the energy sector
Siemens 'Ingenuity for Life' comes at an opportune moment for the energy sector

Siemens has embarked on a new brand campaign to illustrate how the company is making a sustainable difference to the world and in particular South African society in the fields of energy, manufacturing and infrastructure development...

7 Jun 2016

Hansie Smit
How to boost your boardroom presence

I've been in 12 boardrooms none of which had en suite bathroom; all of which terrified me. The best way to counter that fear, I've found, was to let my mind wander at will to create the impression - to me at least - that I'm anywhere but in a boardroom...

By Hansie Smit 3 Jun 2016

Sunday Times Generation Next Awards gear up for 10 June
Sunday Times Generation Next Awards gear up for 10 June

The annual Sunday Times Generation Next Awards will be announced on Friday 10 June 2016, when South African youth, aged 8-22, determines South Africa's 'coolest brands'...

3 Jun 2016

Rocket Creative launches retail focussed ChargerLITE product merchandising solution
Rocket Creative launches retail focussed ChargerLITE product merchandising solution

Rocket Creative Design & Display successfully prototyped and recently launched their innovative new ChargerLITE product merchandising unit...

Issued by Rocket Creative Design & Display 3 Jun 2016

Local consumers display 'seriously South African' brand allegiances
Local consumers display 'seriously South African' brand allegiances

A brand's country of origin is cited as equally important - or even more important - than other purchasing criteria such as price and quality in a new Nielsen Global Brand-Origin report on local versus global brands...

Issued by Nielsen 3 Jun 2016

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 176: Marketing Mix Shopper Path to Purchase 2016
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 176: Marketing Mix Shopper Path to Purchase 2016

On the latest episode of Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show host Warren Harding spoke to Dana Buys...

2 Jun 2016

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