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Episode 106: Spree partners with NEXT UK and Lauren Fleiser chats about Trutrepreneur

Date: 19 Sep 2014
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Episode 105: The 2014 DMASA Assegai - Integrated Marketing Awards

Date: 12 Sep 2014
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Episode 104: Mike Wronski, Fred Roed and Oresti Patricios

Date: 5 Sep 2014
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Startup accelerator programme launched in Ivory Coast
Startup accelerator programme launched in Ivory Coast

Orange's network of startup accelerators has expanded to Ivory Coast with the launch of 'Orange Fab Ivory Coast'. Through the programme, Orange supports new digital players and helps them grow...

18 Sep 2014 15:40

Investing for impact has rapidly expanded into the mainstream - UCT Graduate School of Business
Investing for impact has rapidly expanded into the mainstream

The 2014 African Investing for Impact Barometer was released on 9 September in Cape Town. Its message: investment with a positive impact on society and the environment is on the rise in both South Africa and Nigeria...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 15 Sep 2014 11:00

Kaymu, Cool FM, MCSA partner for student entrepreneurship workshop
Kaymu, Cool FM, MCSA partner for student entrepreneurship workshop

In partnership with Cool FM Lagos and Mass Communications Student Association (MCSA) of the University of Lagos, the Kaymu Entrepreneurship Workshop took place late last week...

2 Sep 2014 11:26

Loeries Creative Week kicks off with Adams & Adams Student Portfolio Day
Loeries Creative Week kicks off with Adams & Adams Student Portfolio Day

The Loeries Adams & Adams Student Portfolio Day is integrated with the Loeries expo and registration at the Cape Town City Hall on 20 September 2014...

2 Sep 2014 10:22

UCT broadens access, across Africa - thousands more opportunities for postgraduate diplomas - GetSmarter
UCT broadens access, across Africa - thousands more opportunities for postgraduate diplomas

The University of Cape Town has launched a suite of online postgraduate diplomas as part of a strategic initiative enabling students across Africa to study with high-touch interactive support...

Issued by GetSmarter 1 Sep 2014 11:20

Visual storytelling from Hacks/Hackers Joburg at Fak'ugesi Festival
Visual storytelling from Hacks/Hackers Joburg at Fak'ugesi Festival

Hacks/Hackers Johannesburg will be hosting a workshop and hackathon at the Fak'ugesi Digital Africa Festival, exploring data and visual storytelling and how to make numbers look great...

23 Aug 2014 10:30

'Future Leaders of Angola' scholarship program launched
'Future Leaders of Angola' scholarship program launched

The Fundo Soberano de Angola (FSDEA) has launched its Future Leaders of Angola scholarship program aimed at building up the economic empowerment and capacity of a new workforce in...

20 Aug 2014 07:40

Unilever launches Academy for African Filmmakers
Unilever launches Academy for African Filmmakers

In an aim to empower, equip and celebrate African filmmakers, Unilever is launching the 'Academy for African Filmmakers' (AAF) initiative...

19 Aug 2014 11:57

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

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 100: Our 100th episode with Helen Zille, TEDx Cape Town
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 100: Our 100th episode with Helen Zille, TEDx Cape Town

Yesterday marked the 100th episode of the Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show! For 100 shows we have brought you the hottest insights from African and South African marketing, media, digital and ad...

8 Aug 2014 09:04

African business schools to promote innovative thinking - UCT Graduate School of Business
African business schools to promote innovative thinking

Identifying new opportunities for innovative thinking is vital for African business schools if they wish to offer relevant and meaningful training to the continent's future business leaders...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 31 Jul 2014 12:41

What should a modern marketing manager be able to do?
What should a modern marketing manager be able to do?

Many marketing people placed in companies are juniors, if they even exist at all - or the role is just not taken seriously at all by anyone internally...

By Chemory Gunko 24 Jul 2014 09:47

AMI launches free online courses in Africa
AMI launches free online courses in Africa

The African Management Initiative (AMI) has launched the first in a series of free online courses developed with top business schools, aimed at reaching 1 million African managers and entrepreneurs...

22 Jul 2014 08:45

USIU-Africa Digital Media Bootcamp kicks off Thursday
USIU-Africa Digital Media Bootcamp kicks off Thursday

Kenya's USIU-Africa will be hosting its inaugural Digital Media Bootcamp with international speaker, Erik Qualman, on campus in Nairobi from 24-25 July 2014. Organised in conjunction with Globetrack International...

21 Jul 2014 09:44

Which do we need? More sales education or sales training?
Which do we need? More sales education or sales training?

Although there are an encouraging number of exceptions, tertiary academic institutions around the world have largely ignored sales, dismissing it as a craft or a trade, not worthy of...

By Peter Gilbert 13 Jul 2014 12:39

Millicom launches mobile learning facilities in Rwanda
Millicom launches mobile learning facilities in Rwanda

International telecommunications company Millicom has announced the launch of EduMe English in Rwanda, providing Tigo subscribers with an on demand or subscription service for learning...

By Chris Udemans 10 Jul 2014 11:32

African business schools improve global standing - UCT Graduate School of Business
African business schools improve global standing

The American University in Cairo's School of Business has become the third African business school to gain the prestigious triple-crown accreditation...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 7 Jul 2014 11:12

33 students join MTN Uganda internship programme
33 students join MTN Uganda internship programme

MTN Uganda is giving 33 students an opportunity to work with the organisation as part of their course/degree completion requirement with varying disciplines ranging from Marketing, Engineering, Finance, Sales...

1 Jul 2014 12:41

Funded learning opportunities in media for the unemployed - e.tv
Funded learning opportunities in media for the unemployed

e.tv, eNCA, YFM and Sasani Studios, in partnership with eAcademy and the MICT SETA, will be hosting learning programmes for unemployed South Africans.

Issued by e.tv 27 Jun 2014 11:06

University of Djibouti unveils Oracle e-campus
University of Djibouti unveils Oracle e-campus

Sponsored by the Ministry of Higher Education, the University of Djibouti has implemented a software system to help it achieve its ambition to deliver tertiary education to students in...

26 Jun 2014 07:16

PowerPoint needs more power
PowerPoint needs more power

Yup, that's right. You heard us*. PowerPoint - mostly - stinks. And it's time to take back your PowerPoint power, because Microsoft is trying to take it away from you.

By Tiffany Markman 20 Jun 2014 15:22

Innovation, entrepreneurship vital for economic growth
Innovation, entrepreneurship vital for economic growth

Technology is reconfiguring economies at such a rapid pace, creating new markets and opportunities that African youth can capitalise on. But how?

By Jean-Claude Bastos De Morais 13 Jun 2014 06:18

Seventh edition of Talents Durban in July
Seventh edition of Talents Durban in July

As part of the 35th Durban International Film Festival (DIFF), taking place from 17-27 July 2104, the 7th edition of Talents Durban will take place from 18-22 July at the Elangeni Hotel.

11 Jun 2014 10:28

SMEs benefit from Business Skills Training Program
SMEs benefit from Business Skills Training Program

The MTN Uganda Business Skills Training Program which took place late last week attracted small business owners in Eastern Uganda from Jinja, Mbale, Tororo, Soroti, Busia and other surrounding districts.

10 Jun 2014 10:45

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 92: Augmented reality and digital education
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 92: Augmented reality and digital education

On the last Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show we chatted to Johan Walters from Digital Narrative and Dave Duarte of Ogilvy DMA. [twitterfall]

9 Jun 2014 08:47

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 92: Augmented reality and digital education
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 92: Augmented reality and digital education

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show on Thursday, 5 June from 9am-10am as we chat to Johan Walter from Digital Narrative and Dave Duarte. [twitterfall]

4 Jun 2014 11:37

Neurologist turned teacher keynote speaker at African EduWeek
Neurologist turned teacher keynote speaker at African EduWeek

One of the African EduWeek keynote speakers in the opening session is Dr Judy Willis, a board-certified neurologist in California, who left her practice after 15 years to become a teacher.

3 Jun 2014 10:36

Internet bus to boost ICT literacy in rural Uganda
Internet bus to boost ICT literacy in rural Uganda

The newly-launched MTN Internet Bus will be promoting computer literacy in rural Uganda in an effort to bridge the gap between rural and urban areas.

30 May 2014 08:31

2014 edition of Orange African Social Venture Prize launched
2014 edition of Orange African Social Venture Prize launched

A new category has been introduced for the fourth edition of the Orange African Social Venture Prize called the "Orange Partner" award which will recognise the best project that integrates an Orange application.

23 May 2014 11:06

SABC Education signs agreement with Career Indaba, African EduWeek
SABC Education signs agreement with Career Indaba, African EduWeek

SABC Education has signed a three-year agreement with the event organisers which entails pre-event promotion to its radio and television audience as well as a strong presence onsite during the events.

11 May 2014 12:12

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