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Embracing social media marketing
Embracing social media marketing

Up until a few years back, social media was used only as personal communication tool to keep friends and families in constant communication. Now it is a tool used globally to expand businesses and it is also a platform where people identify opportunities...

By Nana Zuke, Issued by Damelin 3 days ago

Minister Zulu to launch 22 On Sloane startup campus
Minister Zulu to launch 22 On Sloane startup campus

The highly anticipated launch of 22 On Sloane, Africa's newest and biggest entrepreneurial campus, in Bryanston, Johannesburg, is music to the ears of many startups, entrepreneurs and inventors alike, not only in South Africa, but on the continent at large...

Issued by Global Entrepreneurship Network 3 days ago

Building your company identity through marketing management
Building your company identity through marketing management

Arusha Ramcharan, marketing assistant at Intec College, studied Marketing Management with DamelinOnline. She now realises that being in the marketing space requires one to think on their feet...

By Nana Zuke, Issued by Damelin 17 Oct 2017

Exploring the art of design
Exploring the art of design

Graphic design is a field that is all about visual communication. It is about creating fresh, clean looks for brands and most importantly, it is about creating visuals that are going to attract the attention of the target market...

By Nana Zuke, Issued by CityVarsity 17 Oct 2017

A big boost for African entrepreneurship
A big boost for African entrepreneurship

Empowering an entrepreneurial spirit is undeniably a key driver to contribute towards job creation and to help secure Africa's economic future. 22 On Sloane is the ideal all-in-one space for entrepreneurs, startups and inventors to initiate, create and innovate...

Issued by Global Entrepreneurship Network 9 Oct 2017

J. Walter Thompson announces the 2017 HLR Scholarship winners
J. Walter Thompson announces the 2017 HLR Scholarship winners

J. Walter Thompson has announced the five young women selected for this year's class of Helen Lansdowne Resor Scholarship recipients...

Issued by JWT 4 Oct 2017

The fates of SA and Zimbabwe are linked
The fates of SA and Zimbabwe are linked

South Africa must take a vested interest approach to help address the crisis in Zimbabwe, former Zimbabwean deputy prime minister and internationally acclaimed robotics professor Arthur Guseni Mutambara says...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 4 Oct 2017

Educor Holdings partners with the Digital Marketing Institute to launch two new courses
Educor Holdings partners with the Digital Marketing Institute to launch two new courses

Educor Holdings technology arm, Emotions Studios, has partnered with the Digital Marketing Institute (DMI) to launch two new internationally accredited courses...

By Ashmika Chottu, Issued by Educor 29 Sep 2017

Saving the world through better choices
Saving the world through better choices

Innovator and thought leader Roger Martin has launched his latest book, which calls on managers and leaders to embrace integrative thinking to create new value for the world...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 22 Sep 2017

A new wave of young creatives powered by Spitfire Films, Produce Audio and Aces Post
A new wave of young creatives powered by Spitfire Films, Produce Audio and Aces Post

Node Content.TV has successfully launched with its first job for BMW - the first piece of local content produced by the prestigious European brand in five years...

Issued by Spitfire Films 21 Sep 2017

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Africa Safety Tour heads to South Africa, Zimbabwe

Facebook's Africa Safety Tour team is this week meeting with leading South African and Zimbabwean representatives, giving training, and facilitating workshops on the topic of online safety...

15 Sep 2017

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Out of sight, out of mind

Are there ways to break through content overload? Are there techniques for chunking what you've seen and heard in training, into manageable, usable pieces? Here are eight tips for getting more out of training or conference sessions...

By Tiffany Markman 7 Sep 2017

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Students showcase final entries in annual design challenge

This year's Mike Made This (MMT) competition has kicked off at Vega with the second and third year students going head to head as they battle it out using creativity and design to be crowned the 2017 MMT by Design winner....

7 Sep 2017

Four advertising scholarships available
Four advertising scholarships available

Primedia Outdoor and the AAA School of Advertising are offering four students, from disadvantaged backgrounds, scholarships for full time study...

5 Sep 2017

Throw away long strategy documents and position your organisation to win through its choices
Throw away long strategy documents and position your organisation to win through its choices

Influential global business thinker Roger Martin will provide Cape Town audiences with a unique opportunity to develop their strategic capability and make better choices for their organisations...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 31 Aug 2017

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A proofreading guide for proofreaders

Hansie Smit's tongue-in-cheek proofreading guide, listing some important tips for proofreaders...

By Hansie Smit 31 Aug 2017

Teaching old (executive) dogs new (social media) tricks
Teaching old (executive) dogs new (social media) tricks

Two students' take on Red & Yellow's Exec Ed Workshop on Social Media for Leadership...

By Kirsten Gray and Rebecca Richardson, Issued by Red & Yellow 28 Aug 2017

Columinate develops methodology to measure nonconscious attitudes and perceptions
Columinate develops methodology to measure nonconscious attitudes and perceptions

Modern insights agency Columinate has unveiled its latest methodology, which measures a research participant's nonconscious attitudes and behaviours toward certain concepts, brands, services, or products, effectively allowing the researcher to “read minds”. Well, almost...

Issued by Columinate 24 Aug 2017

Wasielewski with the rest of this year’s Loeries’ Communication Design judging panel.
#LadiesofLoeries: Collette Wasielewski on educating for creative female leadership

Collette Wasielewski, creative director at FCB Joburg, received the Helga and Michael Conrad Scholarship for Women in Creative Leadership. I found out about her #Loeries2017 experience and her views on gender equality behind-the-scenes in advertising...

By Leigh Andrews 22 Aug 2017

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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

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Let's motivate future innovators

Graphic design lecturer, Jacqueline Beling shares how she feels about the challenges facing women in the design industry today, why the integration of creativity and design to the Stem subjects is so important and how the youth can benefit from the Steam Symposium...

By Juanita Pienaar 11 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

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#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

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#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

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