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[Cannes Lions 2013] Back pats and fist pumps for SA
[Net#work BBDO live from Cannes] On Wednesday night, 19 June 2013, the tanned and white-toothed festival MC and his two anorexic stage-poppies handed out a good stash of Radio, Print and Design Lions.

Comments [10] [20 Jun 2013 17:54]

[Cannes Lions 2013] Awards kick-off
[Net#work BBDO live from Cannes] Hello all, Brent here. In an ad hoc but very official ceremony, Jen was awarded the prestigious Hangover Lion this morning. So I'll be handling the blog reins while my wordsmith partner lies in a puddle of glory, waiting for the Myprodol to kick in and the regret to wear off.

[18 Jun 2013 17:00]

[Cannes Lions 2013] Part party, part business
[Net#work BBDO live from Cannes] Jenny Glover: This blog is constructed much like a mullet – the haircut, not the fish – in that it is part party, part business.

[18 Jun 2013 10:38]

[Cannes Lions 2013] On arrival
[Net#work BBDO live from Cannes] Stepping off the plane at Nice airport, one can literally smell the hope of thousands of bright-eyed and expectant creatives. Hope that will in a few short days be replaced by the acrid smell of disappointment and b.o.

Comments [2] [18 Jun 2013 07:21]

Reflections on eLearning Africa
[South African College of Business] eLearning Africa has come and gone and as is so often the case after events like these, that we are left feeling incredibly inspired. Our minds awash with new thoughts, ideas and opinions, we’re eager to explore this landscape we find ourselves entering into.

Comments [1] [11 Jun 2013 20:35]

The use of social media for learning, teaching and citizenship
[South African College of Business] On Day 3 at the eLearning Africa Conference, one presentation in particular stood out. It focused on the idea that if the Learner Management System was the online classroom then surely social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter could serve as the cafeteria?

Comments [1] [07 Jun 2013 13:16]

eLearning Africa Conference: Day 2
[South African College of Business] Day 2 of the eLearning Africa Conference focused largely on the role of the teacher. At the seminar entitled 'Tablet-Enabled Learning: A Sweet or Bitter pill?', Leonard Nyanyukweni, a teacher at Omahila Combined School in Namibia, demonstrated just how effective tablets are in the classroom.

Comments [1] [04 Jun 2013 12:03]

10 ways to ruin a course
[South African College of Business] The South African College of Business (SACOB) recently attended the eLearning Africa Conference in Namibia to see how they can improve the course material they offer. A pre-workshop seminar entitled 'Rethinking Our Course’s for Tomorrow’s African Learners', led by the South African Institute for Distance Education (SAIDE), looked at the kinds of pitfalls that can render a course ineffective.

Comments [1] [03 Jun 2013 09:55]

eLearning Africa: Day 1
[South African College of Business] eLearning, mLearning, online learning, computer based learning, high touch learning, online lecturer-led education - a myriad of terms used to describe the delivery of educational technology.

[30 May 2013 16:49]