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Ntabeni Primary School
Nal'ibali's Story Powered Schools addressed literacy rights of rural children

The Nal'ibali's Story Powered Schools team celebrated World Book Day by addressing the literacy rights of rural children...

26 Apr 2017

Lindemann and Latief of MediamarkSA.
Mediamark makes sure you're upskilled and in the know

The Radisson Blu La Vendome in Sea Point was buzzing on Thursday, 23 March 2017 with marketers and agency creatives excited for the launch of Mediamark's In the Know Now...

By Leigh Andrews 24 Apr 2017

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The marketer of the future

Today's traditional media is rapidly evolving towards the marketing of the future. The ‘brandscape' has changed dramatically in a short space of time and marketers are struggling to keep pace with the new environment...

By Dr. Ludi Koekemoer 19 Apr 2017

AMASA media bursary application now open
AMASA media bursary application now open

The Advertising Media Association of South Africa is calling for fresh blood to join the industry and for the industry to nominate a candidate for the 2017 AMASA bursary...

Issued by AMASA 12 Apr 2017

Have fun with maths in Sanlam's mini-town at the Rand Show
Have fun with maths in Sanlam's mini-town at the Rand Show

Maths skills are integral to a learner's development, which is why Sanlam has developed an educational roadshow tour - Every 1 Counts - with the characters of children's TV show Takalani Sesame...

Issued by Rand Show 12 Apr 2017

Sales Summit assists to increase sales
Sales Summit assists to increase sales

The annual Sales Summit Conference is taking place in Sandton, Johannesburg on Friday, 21 April. This full-day sales conference and sales training event will help sales people achieve better results in their sales efforts...

Issued by CADEK Media 10 Apr 2017

Vega students pay tribute to Nelson Mandela through children's hospital
Vega students pay tribute to Nelson Mandela through children's hospital

The Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital, which opened on 2 December 2016, is the culmination of years of effort by many people. Among them were four students of Vega School...

Issued by Vega School 7 Apr 2017

How ad agencies can apply their creative smarts to inspiring and nurturing talent
How ad agencies can apply their creative smarts to inspiring and nurturing talent

From creative directors to strategists and account managers, everybody needs constant motivation, affirmation and inspiration from those around them. In short, staff members need emotional and mental fuel to keep stoking that creative fire...

By Wouter Lombard, Issued by M&C Saatchi Abel 31 Mar 2017

Is the future of MBA online?
Is the future of MBA online?

As the pool of MBA applicants and competition for programme entry rise, prospective students have started to invest in alternative options. These include online studying, bridging courses and core competency programmes.

Issued by GetSmarter 29 Mar 2017

Thato Selau - From design intern to junior designer
Thato Selau - From design intern to junior designer

In 2016, Worx Group took on Thato Selau as their new design intern and were blown away by his immense talent, work ethic, and positivity – so much so that they offered him a permanent position in 2017...

Issued by Worx Group 28 Mar 2017

AAXO makes its way to Cape Town for groundbreaking training
AAXO makes its way to Cape Town for groundbreaking training

Cape Town is rapidly harnessing the makings of a renowned exhibition city. Consequently, the African Association for Exhibition Organisers will be hosting its first training event of 2017, in Cape Town...

Issued by Reed Exhibitions 23 Mar 2017

Sanderson.
#BrandManagerMonth: Putting the magic back into SA broadcasting

Tony Sanderson is the ‘doesn't look or sound like he's in his 70s' radio personality behind the success of Magic 828AM. He elaborates on how they're getting the broadcast model right and what's wrong with radio...

By Leigh Andrews 21 Mar 2017

DigitLab Academy update
DigitLab Academy update

The DigitLab Academy was launched last year in 2016 and they've been very busy adding value to the digital marketing industry...

Issued by DigitLab 16 Mar 2017

Mann Made Media announces BBBEE ownership deal with the Maharashi Institute
Mann Made Media announces BBBEE ownership deal with the Maharashi Institute

The Maharishi Institute in Johannesburg has acquired 51% of Mann Made Africa, in a 100% black women-owned empowerment vehicle, a youth employment fund targeted 100% on unemployed black South African women...

Issued by Mann Made Media 10 Mar 2017

SA needs SMEs – and SMEs need branding know-how
SA needs SMEs – and SMEs need branding know-how

Despite an optimistic outlook for small and medium enterprises this year, experts have warned that entrepreneurs cannot afford simple mistakes if they are to get ahead in tough local conditions...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 8 Mar 2017

The 2017 Stokvel Exhibition Bokone Bophirima seeks to grow stokvels within the VTSD areas
The 2017 Stokvel Exhibition Bokone Bophirima seeks to grow stokvels within the VTSD areas

The Department of Finance, Economy and Enterprise Development (FEED) presents the annual 2017 Stokvel Exhibition as from 10-11 March at the Brazil Stadium, in Jouberton, Matlosana Local Municipality under the theme “The People's economy”...

Issued by Seven Colors Communications 7 Mar 2017

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TBWA launches virtual entrepreneurship academy in Tanzania

Advertising agency, TBWA\ Khanga Rue has launched a free 12-class series on entrepreneurship for young people in Tanzania called “Noa Ubongo” or “Sharpen Your Brain” in Swahili…

7 Mar 2017

M-Net's Magic in Motion Expo is back!
M-Net's Magic in Motion Expo is back!

Celebrating its third year, the M-Net Magic in Motion Expo is where education meets opportunity. Emphasising careers within the film and television industry, the four-day expo is being held at Sasani Studios...

Issued by M-Net Magic in Motion 3 Mar 2017

The Flux Trend Innovation Laboratory - a masterclass with Dion Chang
The Flux Trend Innovation Laboratory - a masterclass with Dion Chang

Dion Chang, founder of Flux Trends, has designed a new masterclass to help companies both identify the disruptive trends headed their way, and plan a counter-strategy to drive their business through the changes ahead...

Issued by Flux Trends 3 Mar 2017

Keum and Jones
#DesignIndaba2017: Students' social activism FTW!

Global design students Bo-Won Keum of the Rhode Island School of Design affectionately known as ‘Risdee' (RISD) and Rhys Jones of Canada's Carleton University of Industrial Design, enthralled attendees at the second day of Design Indaba 2017 with their use of design to make the world a better place...

By Leigh Andrews 2 Mar 2017

South African student secures place in Student Focus final of 2017 Sony World Photography Awards
South African student secures place in Student Focus final of 2017 Sony World Photography Awards

Cole Ndelu, aged 22, from the Stellenbosch Academy of Design & Photography, has been shortlisted in the Student Focus competition of the 2017 Sony World Photography Awards, the world's largest photography competition...

Issued by Stellenbosch Academy of Design & Photography 1 Mar 2017

Stassen with 'Blades' - part of the Hero Exhibition that takes place at Open Design.
#DesignMonth: The importance of design education with Suné Stassen

Suné Stassen, festival director for the Open Design Festival, is heavily involved in the country's design education movement. Here, she shares how your business can pick up the baton to take the movement forward...

By Leigh Andrews 28 Feb 2017

Micha Suarez de Koning
Sprout Performance Partners share key insights from DoubleClick programmatic masterclass

Sprout Performance Partners recently attended the DoubleClick Programmatic Masterclass in London, accompanied by Google representatives...

21 Feb 2017

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MA(SA) upgrades marketing designations, launches masterclasses, workshops

The Marketing Association of South Africa is upgrading its Chartered Marketer and Marketing Practitioner South Africa professional designations, launching an all new Marketing Co-ordinator (SA) designation...

21 Feb 2017

Unlock the MAC Sector B-BBEE Code with skills development
Unlock the MAC Sector B-BBEE Code with skills development

1 March marks the one-year anniversary of the Marketing, Advertising, and Communications (MAC) Sector B-BEE Code updates...

Issued by Red & Yellow 14 Feb 2017

Worx Group achieves Level 2 BBBEE status
Worx Group achieves Level 2 BBBEE status

Worx Group has concluded a corporate restructure that sees its empowerment rating improve to Level 2 while significantly enhancing its transformational plans...

Issued by Worx Group 13 Feb 2017

J. Walter Thompson's Helen Lansdowne Resor Scholarship enters its third year
J. Walter Thompson's Helen Lansdowne Resor Scholarship enters its third year

JWT's Helen Lansdowne Resor (HLR) Scholarship is an international opportunity that addresses the lack of female creative leadership in the ad industry by empowering female college students...

Issued by JWT 13 Feb 2017

Jozi's Ornico City launches with art auction to benefit education
Jozi's Ornico City launches with art auction to benefit education

To celebrate its move from Sandton into Johannesburg's heartland, marketing research firm Ornico will be cutting the ribbon on its new inner city premises on Thursday, 23 February...

Issued by Ornico 9 Feb 2017

AAA School of Advertising offers first year bursaries of R1m
AAA School of Advertising offers first year bursaries of R1m

The Johannesburg and Cape Town campuses of the AAA School of Advertising are accepting applications for bursaries from first year students wishing to study a BA in Creative Brand Communication or a Diploma in Copywriting...

6 Feb 2017

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