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Student Council members of Brand Council South Africa announced

The Brand Council South Africa decided that a student council must be formed, one that would get a unique, youthful perspective and tap into the thoughts, behaviours and insights of students and added value to members...

15 Aug 2017

Training programme for young creatives
Training programme for young creatives

Live Mag, an online magazine is looking for 12 young South Africans between the age of 18 - 25 years to train into multimedia content producers...

8 Aug 2017

What's taught in lecture rooms should match the real world
What's taught in lecture rooms should match the real world

Do PR students really extract value from the course work at varsity or is it a complete waste when they are introduced to the world of work?

By Khangelani Dziba 7 Aug 2017

Richard Perez, founding director of d-school.
Practice creativity with confidence

Open Design's Steam Symposium speaker, Richard Perez unpacks the “design thinking” concept and shares his vision for the future of Steam education...

By Juanita Pienaar 7 Aug 2017

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#RYExecEd: Taking the crisis out of social media communications

A social media crisis is the worst nightmare for many companies, but often happens with the click of a button. Don't panic, though - rather take a deep breath and read up on Mike Stopforth's tips to take the 'cry' out of crisis...

By Leigh Andrews 3 Aug 2017

We hope your community management team runs smoother than a war room. Image: Oleksiy Tsuper © –
#RYExecEd: Rethink your community management team structure

Mike Stopforth's focus on the second day of Red & Yellow School's executive education social media workshop was on community management and crisis communication in the social space. Here's why consistency is key...

By Leigh Andrews 3 Aug 2017

#RYExecEd: Preparing your brand to ride out the social media sh!tstorm
#RYExecEd: Preparing your brand to ride out the social media sh!tstorm

Mike Stopforth of Cerebra continued his social media workshop held as part of Red & Yellow School's #ExecEd series by explaining trust as a commercial factor for your business.

By Leigh Andrews 2 Aug 2017

Blinkers are fine if you're a horse, not if you're running a business. Elena Levitina © –
#RYExecEd: Why your brand's missing out if it's not taking social seriously

Mike Stopforth of Cerebra, often dubbed 'the godfather of social media in SA,' began the Red & Yellow School's Executive Education workshop on social media by explaining what's happened in the realm in the last ten years to help us understand what might happen in the next ten...

By Leigh Andrews 2 Aug 2017

The future of mentorship is here with Ndalo Media's new free platform MentorFeed.com!
The future of mentorship is here with Ndalo Media's new free platform MentorFeed.com!

Ndalo Media has announced the official launch of MentorFeed - a free, multi-faceted personal development platform that provides affordable resources, practical information and skills that enable users to dream bigger...

Issued by Ndalo Media 1 Aug 2017

Taking people on an adventure through literature
Taking people on an adventure through literature

Intec's Monica Kagan has launched her new book, titled The Dress...

By Nana Zuke, Issued by INTEC College 26 Jul 2017

Rare opportunities presented thanks to CityVarsity
Rare opportunities presented thanks to CityVarsity

Not many students will say they have had the chance to interface and work with a Hollywood star while they are still in college. Mpho Mahlaamela had the rare opportunity and made the most of it...

By Nana Zuke, Issued by CityVarsity 26 Jul 2017

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'Mini-MBA' advert misleading

A training company has been reprimanded for using the abbreviation "MBA" to promote a three-day workshop...

By Dave Chambers 26 Jul 2017

A reimagined approach is needed to solve South Africa's social ills
A reimagined approach is needed to solve South Africa's social ills

South Africa's ability to solve issues will not only come from traditional platforms but rather from an integrated and united approach that is inclusive of different ways of thinking and solving challenges...

By Khangelani Dziba 24 Jul 2017

ICESA alumnus an ambitious journalist
ICESA alumnus an ambitious journalist

Ayanda Gcinokwakhe Ngobese is one young journalist that is ready to be the voice of the people and to stand firm for what is right without compromising the values he believes in...

Issued by ICESA 24 Jul 2017

CityVarsity journalism alumnus writes her way to success
CityVarsity journalism alumnus writes her way to success

A passionate CityVarsity journalism and digital media graduate Carly-Beth Haydricks is armed with a pen in her hand, ready to take on the media world by storm...

Issued by CityVarsity 24 Jul 2017

GSB business course challenges myth of the struggling artist
GSB business course challenges myth of the struggling artist

The UCT Graduate School of Business (GSB) Business Acumen for Artists programme, the only short course of its kind in South Africa, offers creative professionals a practical guide to mastering essential business skills...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 21 Jul 2017

Vega expands its portfolio, adds five new IIE degrees
Vega expands its portfolio, adds five new IIE degrees

Vega has added five IIE qualifications to its portfolio, following its assimilation with its sister brand, The Design School of South Africa (DSSA)...

19 Jul 2017

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#Newsmaker: Reimagining an education brand in Red & Yellow

Heléne Lindsay recently joined the “disparate, quirky bunch” at Red & Yellow, where she's taking on the customer side of things. Her appointment coincides with the school's brand repositioning, which will be unveiled at the end of August...

By Jessica Tennant 19 Jul 2017

Creative youth needs wider access to career-building opportunities
Creative youth needs wider access to career-building opportunities

South Africa's ever-growing creative industry is brimming with incredible career opportunities for young creatives, but accessing these opportunities can prove more difficult for some than others...

18 Jul 2017

Front row from left – right: Tukiso Lekganyane, Musawenkosi Nhlapo, Shallon Mphasane ( Printing SA), Bonginkosi Mlambo, Koketso Khodobo, Carrington Muliwa, 
2nd Row from left – right: Nkosana Khumalo, Sibusiso Zuke, Webster Mahlangu, Gladwin Denga, Neo Kekana, Thabiso Machika, Wesley Arendse, Thabiso Mathula
Printing SA and Konica Minolta's skills development initiative

Printing SA and Konica Minolta pay it forward through skills development in the Western Cape and in Gauteng...

18 Jul 2017

Facebook launches Developer Circles Harare
Facebook launches Developer Circles Harare

Facebook Africa is hosting a series of training events and workshops designed to help local entrepreneurs understand how to use digital platforms to grow their businesses...

13 Jul 2017

A Millennial fly on the wall
A Millennial fly on the wall

Data. A powerful tool when packaged well, but also potentially a means to put your audience to sleep. Being born with a fairly right-sided brain of creativity and wonder, I thought I would do myself a favour by getting out of my comfort zone and learn how to present data better...

By Warwick Skerritt 13 Jul 2017

Pan-African private higher education network launches
Pan-African private higher education network launches

Actis has launched Honoris United Universities, as the first pan-African private higher education network committed to preparing and educating the next generation of African leaders and professionals able to impact regionally in a globalised world...

12 Jul 2017

#Apex2017: Living online
#Apex2017: Living online

We don't go online, we live online. This is the key differentiator between our world today and five years ago. How do we as marketers and advertisers interpret this world and be successful?

By Danette Breitenbach 12 Jul 2017

Plant, seed, grow
Plant, seed, grow

Why do we love the first day of school? It's the new and undiscovered - the beginning of a love affair with learning. And this love has forged the growth of educational YouTube content...

Issued by G&G Digital 11 Jul 2017

Boris Dzhingarov
What education is needed to become a marketer?

There are so many interesting changes that happen in the industry and in the markets. You need to be sure that you always look out for various options that are available to continue your education as a marketer...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 11 Jul 2017

#Apex2017: Has connectiveness killed the big idea?
#Apex2017: Has connectiveness killed the big idea?

In the context of the massive shift in digital the world is undergoing; the big idea is dead. There is a new way of work and it is lean and agile. It is about learning, tweaking and testing. It is about building a personal relationship with every customer...

By Danette Breitenbach 11 Jul 2017

Enterprises UP supports entrepreneurial activities
Enterprises UP supports entrepreneurial activities

Beneficiaries of Enterprises UP's enterprise development initiatives have over the years enjoyed varying levels of success following the support received in terms of training programmes and research and advisory services...

Issued by Enterprises University of Pretoria 10 Jul 2017

#CreativeUprising Conference at UJ in July
#CreativeUprising Conference at UJ in July

The #CreativeUprising Conference will be held at the University of Johannesburg's Arts Centre from Thursday, 27 July, to Friday, 28 July...

5 Jul 2017

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