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Episode 124: The IMC Conference Durban

Date: 27 Feb 2015
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Episode 123: Is Design on the 2015 business agenda with Life is Awesome.

Date: 23 Feb 2015
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Episode 122: The show not to miss: World Wide Web Foundation

Date: 13 Feb 2015
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How to create a killer logo
How to create a killer logo

A logo is often the first step towards developing your company's visual identity so you need to get it right... This is how you can do that...

1 Apr 2015 10:47

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 124: A packed show about an event, a women's academy and research
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 124: A packed show about an event, a women's academy and research

On the last Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding interviewed Koo Govender and Jaco Van Zyl...

27 Feb 2015 12:57

Danette Breitenbach
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There is always a risk involved when doing business in Africa, but it is not all doom and gloom or as hard as you might think...

By Danette Breitenbach 27 Feb 2015 08:06

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 124: The IMC Conference Durban
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 124: The IMC Conference Durban

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show tomorrow, 26 February 2015, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Koo Govender and Jaco Van Zyl...

25 Feb 2015 14:08

[Design Indaba 2015] What to expect at this year's Expo
[Design Indaba 2015] What to expect at this year's Expo

The annual Design Indaba Expo is South Africa's showcase of high-end African design, exhibiting the wares of all the design sectors under one roof...

23 Feb 2015 10:09

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 123: Is design on the 2015 business agenda with Life is Awesome
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 123: Is design on the 2015 business agenda with Life is Awesome

On the last Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding interviewed Liné van der Merwe from Life is Awesome...

23 Feb 2015 08:38

Extending the 'Life is Awesome' philosophy beyond the creatives
Extending the 'Life is Awesome' philosophy beyond the creatives

A future where design isn't limited to the 'creative' industries is on the cards asserts Liné van der Merwe of Life is Awesome agency...

By Leigh Andrews 20 Feb 2015 13:00

[Design Indaba 2015] The Emerging Creatives Class of 2015
[Design Indaba 2015] The Emerging Creatives Class of 2015

Each year, Design Indaba goes on the hunt for South Africa's top design talent through its curated selection of Emerging Creatives, who are featured at the annual Design Indaba Expo...

20 Feb 2015 10:01

[Design Indaba 2015] Get ready for the Design Indaba Conference and Simulcast
[Design Indaba 2015] Get ready for the Design Indaba Conference and Simulcast

Featuring the best of international creativity on one stage, the Design Indaba Conference taking place from the 25 - 27 February, will also be simulcast live to cities around South Africa...

19 Feb 2015 07:47

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 123: Is design on the 2015 business agenda with Life is Awesome
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 123: Is design on the 2015 business agenda with Life is Awesome

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show tomorrow, 19 February 2015, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Liné van der Merwe from Life is Awesome...

18 Feb 2015 09:18

[Design Indaba 2015] The Most Beautiful Object in South Africa nominations
[Design Indaba 2015] The Most Beautiful Object in South Africa nominations

Most Beautiful Object In South Africa (MBOISA) at Design Indaba Expo surveys the most beautiful creations made locally over the past year with the help of a dynamic mix of influential members of South African society...

18 Feb 2015 07:01

[Design Indaba 2015] Africa Is Now 2015
[Design Indaba 2015] Africa Is Now 2015

This year, in the second edition of its Africa Is Now project, Design Indaba traces the contours of an uprising of grassroots creative collectives on the continent...

17 Feb 2015 14:53

Anton Ressel
Learn to say 'No'

Saying 'No' can be a liberating experience for an entrepreneur...

By Anton Ressel 9 Feb 2015 10:00

A new era of fashion: an African perspective
A new era of fashion: an African perspective

In the words of famed fashion designer Alexander McQueen, 'It's a new era in fashion - there are no rules. It's all about the individual and personal style...'

By Tiffany Conley 28 Jan 2015 07:23

Guild international design fair to boost design exports in Africa, South Africa
Guild international design fair to boost design exports in Africa, South Africa

A leading supporter of design-driven economic growth, Southern Guild is putting the spotlight on the continent with Guild, Africa's only international design fair, in Cape Town from 25 February to 1 March...

22 Jan 2015 10:10

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 113: Pete Case on the Gloo, Ogilvy SA merger
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 113: Pete Case on the Gloo, Ogilvy SA merger

On the last Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding interviewed Pete Case, CEO of Gloo, and Jacqueline Lahoud from Winemag.co.za...

13 Nov 2014 14:05

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 113: Pete Case on the Gloo, Ogilvy SA merger
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 113: Pete Case on the Gloo, Ogilvy SA merger

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show tomorrow, 13 November 2014, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Pete Case and Jacqueline Lahoud...

12 Nov 2014 09:23

Arterial Network launches new website
Arterial Network launches new website

Arterial Network has launched its redesigned website, actualising its mission in becoming a leading source of information and exchange for the African creative sector and its diaspora...

12 Nov 2014 07:27

Africa Intelligence newsletters get new designs
Africa Intelligence newsletters get new designs

The new visual identity of the Africa Intelligence confidential newsletters is part of a full digital conversion process started 18 months ago by publishing company Indigo Publications...

4 Nov 2014 17:19

ACEC2014 speakers, lineup released
ACEC2014 speakers, lineup released

The 4th ACEC will take place in Rabat, Morocco from 13-15 November 2014. More details of the conference programme and speakers have been announced...

21 Oct 2014 14:01

African Design Magazine launches online
African Design Magazine launches online

African Design Magazine launches online today, 1 October 2014. It is compatible with smartphones and tablets...

1 Oct 2014 09:21

Louise Marsland
[NewsMaker] The Loerie Awards 2014

The Loerie Awards is our NewsMaker this week. As judging for the Loerie Awards 2014 takes place this week, we asked some of the judges what they expect from the work this year and what they hope to see...

By Louise Marsland 17 Sep 2014 08:14

ACEC2014 early bird special ends 30 September
ACEC2014 early bird special ends 30 September

Early bird registration is open for Arterial Network's 4th African Creative Economy Conference (ACEC) until 30 September...

11 Sep 2014 14:15

Johan Walters
Augment your marketing mix

We all know that traditional marketing has evolved significantly. Having worked in the digital marketing industry for over a decade, I've seen new media continue to develop considerably and introduce AR marketing...

By Johan Walters, Issued by Digital Narrative 3 Sep 2014 10:11

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 103: IMC conference sponsor, Everlytic, talk POPI and email marketing
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 103: IMC conference sponsor, Everlytic, talk POPI and email marketing

On the last Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding chatted to Vera Robertson from Everlytic and Janine de Waal from Ukusela Ekapa... [twitterfall]

1 Sep 2014 13:08

WDC 2014 to host 'Designing Policies for a Developing Country'
WDC 2014 to host 'Designing Policies for a Developing Country'

The 'Make a Plan' WDC 2014 Design Policy Conference, taking place 17-18 October 2014 at the Cape Town Stadium, aims to develop a policy that guides and encourages design, not only in South Africa but on the entire African continent...

1 Sep 2014 11:34

Chain Reactions Nigeria refreshes website
Chain Reactions Nigeria refreshes website

In an aim to strengthen its online presence and gain increased mind share in the business community, specialised African strategy company Chain Reactions Nigeria, has re-launched its corporate website...

27 Aug 2014 11:03

The Loeries Creativity Q&A: Insights from the creator of "Dumb ways to die" Patrick Baron, ECD of McCann Australia
The Loeries Creativity Q&A: Insights from the creator of "Dumb ways to die" Patrick Baron, ECD of McCann Australia

In this week's exclusive Loeries Creativity Q&A series for Bizcommunity.com, Jessica Taylor chats to Patrick Baron from McCann Australia...

Issued by The Loeries 26 Aug 2014 15:43

Join top brands at Loeries - gallery seats from R600
Join top brands at Loeries - gallery seats from R600

Loeries has announced the availability of gallery seats at the CTICC Awards from R600 for one night and R1000 for two nights, including access to the Saturday night party and the Channel O party. Seating is limited...

18 Aug 2014 10:47

Programmes unveiled for young Nigerians in creative industry
Programmes unveiled for young Nigerians in creative industry

Numerous programmes have been unveiled at the Digital Bridge Institute, Oshodi, Lagos, the home of Del-York Creative Academy, for young Nigerian graduates and professionals who seek to explore opportunities in the creative industry.

By Ujunwa Atueyi 15 Aug 2014 08:04

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