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Marketer's guide to the new WASPA Code of Conduct

Marketers, brand managers and members of the digital industry need to be aware of the main changes to the WASPA (Wireless Application Service Providers Association) Code of Conduct that comes into effect on 26 August 2014.

By Alan Haarhoff, Issued by Mobile Marketing Association 1 Aug 2014 12:21

Africa's top business school goes on show across South Africa

The University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business will host admissions information sessions across SA this August.

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 1 Aug 2014 11:46

Recession-proofing business using CRM

Despite the pressures of a possible economic recession this year, along with indicators reporting technology spending taking a downturn, the market for Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software is expected to continue steady growth.

Issued by Maximizer Software 1 Aug 2014 11:21

Million rand reason to celebrate SA business graduates

The Tertiary School in Business Administration (TSiBA) is not your typical business school and its sixth annual graduation is no typical graduation ceremony. This unique university has the biggest percentage of prestigious award winners in the country. While students come from diverse backgrounds, their dreams are all the same - to study at tertiary level and change not only their lives, but those around them. Most TSiBA students are the first in their families, even communities, to graduate at tertiary level.

Issued by TSiBA Education 1 Aug 2014 11:18

Skills Summit set to be biggest ever

The 2014 ArcelorMittal Skills Development Summit on 5-6 August at the CSIR Convention Centre in Pretoria is shaping up to be the signature skills event of the year.

Issued by Cape Media 1 Aug 2014 10:40

Vicinity Media announces publisher deal with Mail & Guardian

Start-up Location-Based Mobile (LBM) ad network Vicinity Media, has announced a publisher agreement with revered title Mail & Guardian - one of the world's first online newspapers. Launched recently as an independent offshoot from holding company BPS (Business Positioning Systems), Vicinity Media's positive traction in the LBM market has attracted investment from ex-RMB executives, followed shortly by the Mail & Guardian alignment.

Issued by Vicinity Media 1 Aug 2014 10:29

All set for ITWeb Brainstorm SA CIO survey

ITWeb will begin inaugural research among top local IT executives on 1 August.

Issued by ITWeb 1 Aug 2014 10:11

Exhibition success: Revive your exhibition marketing strategy (Part 2)

Following Part 1 of "Exhibition success: Revive your exhibition marketing strategy" we continue the article with Part 2. But before we do so, all exhibitors are encouraged to remember this one important thing:

Issued by SSQ Exhibitions 31 Jul 2014 14:14

Today's readers, tomorrow's leaders

The Nal'ibali reading-for-enjoyment campaign and Jet Club magazine partnered 18 months ago to create awareness around the importance of sharing stories for children's literacy development, by publishing monthly illustrated stories for young children in the Jet Club magazine.

Issued by The Publishing Partnership 31 Jul 2014 14:13

ITWeb partners with Raizcorp, invests in enterprise development

R300,000 worth of advertising donated to five small businesses as part of ITWeb's enterprise development drive in partnership with Raizcorp.

Issued by ITWeb 31 Jul 2014 13:51

Director Ian Gabriel receives esteemed Youth Jury Award

Following on from Four Corners' Best Film win at the Niagara Film Festival in Canada last month, the South African thriller continued its award-winning streak as Director Ian Gabriel picked up his second international Youth Jury Award last weekend, taking second place for the 'Best Film Gryphon' at the Giffoni Film Festival in Italy. Four Corners was the only South African picture selected to screen at the Italian festival, and was featured in the Generator +18 category where it was praised for 'outstanding direction, cinematography, performances and music that gave a strong sense of the world of the film'. The category's winner was Korea's Joon ik Lee's true story, Hope.

Issued by Giant Films 31 Jul 2014 13:46

African business schools to promote innovative thinking

Business educators from across Africa learn that 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

New GAMMA Merchandising FSU launched by Rocket Creative

The Rocket Creative crew has been on a design and development offensive of late. One of their most recent releases is that of an innovative, ultra-lightweight and portable free-standing product merchandising unit named the GAMMA FSU (free standing unit).

Issued by Rocket Creative 31 Jul 2014 12:10

Are the social media rants actually your companies fault?

Just a quick glance at Hellopeter will tell you that no matter how prominent and reputable a company may be, they still make mistakes.

Issued by Interact RDT 31 Jul 2014 11:11

Soweto Marathon to Just Do It

The Soweto Marathon has been revived by multiple partners led by Central Gauteng Athletics and Soweto Marathon Trust, with global sports brand, Nike, as the new title sponsor and partner of what is undoubtedly the people's race.

Issued by Octagon South Africa 31 Jul 2014 10:34

Another bold statement for the Port Elizabeth HOMEMAKERS Expo

The 16th Algoa FM Port Elizabeth HOMEMAKERS Expo, held at our beautiful new venue, The Boardwalk Exhibition Centre, from 24 to 27 July, made another bold statement in the friendly city!

Issued by HOMEMAKERS 31 Jul 2014 09:56

Apiary delivers online brand tool for Nando's Worldwide Licensing

Pollen launched its digital division, Apiary, in 2010 and focusses on the development and delivery of digital and mobile content.

Issued by Hummingbird Group 31 Jul 2014 09:40

Two of the 43 Challenge's success stories

Since the Design Institute started changing the lives of young entrepreneurs through its 43 Challenge in January this year, there have been several success stories bearing testament to the fact that through design coaching and nurturing, entrepreneurs can eventually achieve success.

Issued by SABS Design Institute 30 Jul 2014 13:36

NATIVE VML lands Ster-Kinekor Theatres' digital account

Leading full-service digital marketing agency, NATIVE VML, has landed the Ster-Kinekor Theatres digital account.

Issued by NATIVE VML 30 Jul 2014 13:09

67 minutes for Mandela - On the Dot lends a helping hand

On the Dot Gauteng Division In loving memory of the father of our beloved nation, Tata Nelson Mandela, On the Dot Pamphlets visited Dorah's Ark Children's Home in Roodepoort on Friday, 18 July 2014, to lend a helping hand, and welcomed children of different ages to a hearty meal of hotdogs, cool-drinks and cupcakes. All of which put beautiful smiles on all the faces of the children of Dorah's Ark.

Issued by On the Dot 30 Jul 2014 12:58

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