Jessica Tennant
#Newsmaker: Daniel Moleka to showcase 'Immortal' collection at first Cannes' Fashion Street Show

#Newsmaker: Daniel Moleka to showcase 'Immortal' collection at first Cannes' Fashion Street Show[Jessica Tennant] SA's own Daniel Moleka has been invited to showcase his 'Immortal' collection at the inaugural Fashion Street Show at the Cannes Film Festival...

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Leigh Andrews
#CreativeMornings: "Creative success from courage" - Danielle Clough

#CreativeMornings: "Creative success from courage" - Danielle Clough[Leigh Andrews] In your own creative career, you often find yourself stuck in a comfort zone. At the latest Creative Mornings Cape Town talk, 'fibre artist' Danielle Clough shared that you don't have to be good at just one thing, as well as why it's important to step away from the safety net and have the courage to try new things...

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Jessica Tennant
#Newsmaker: Marli de Wet on her award-winning design project

#Newsmaker: Marli de Wet on her award-winning design project[Jessica Tennant] Last year's winner of the Caesarstone Student Designer Competition, Marli de Wet, will this year take up her prize by attending an international design fair of their choice with her Design Time lecturer...

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Juanita Pienaar
#FMAdFocus2017: Top student nominee: Jason Walden

Jason Walden, a visual communications student at Vega School of Brand Leadership Johannesburg.
Jason Walden, a visual communications student at Vega School of Brand Leadership Johannesburg.
[Juanita Pienaar] Jason Walden, a visual communications student at Vega School of Brand Leadership Johannesburg, was recently announced as one of three finalists in the student category of the 2017 AdFocus Awards...

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Juanita Pienaar
#FMAdFocus2017: Top student nominee: Keagan Clack

Keagan Clack, an art direction student at the Stellenbosch Academy.
Keagan Clack, an art direction student at the Stellenbosch Academy.
[Juanita Pienaar] Keagan Clack, an art direction student at the Stellenbosch Academy, was announced as one of three finalists in the student category of the 2017 AdFocus Awards, taking place this evening...

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Jessica Tennant
#BODJHB: A disconnect between business and purpose

Trevyn McGowan, co-founder of Business of Design and the Guild Group.
Trevyn McGowan, co-founder of Business of Design and the Guild Group.
[Jessica Tennant] Trevyn McGowan, co-founder of Business of Design and the Guild Group, opened day one of Business of Design in Johannesburg this morning, reflecting on the past year, which has been an extraordinary year for them with new ventures and a massive amount of hiring in a short space of time...

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Leigh Andrews
#BODCT: Redesigning the world one business at a time, to surprise and delight customers

Morris and Mtongana.
Morris and Mtongana.
[Leigh Andrews] Big brands shared the role of design in their business at Business of Design, with Adrian Morris, partner and MD at Design Partnership speaking of current the physical reboot trend responding to a changing landscape, while Brian Mtongana, head of design at Woolworths, honed in on the role of packaging in sales...

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Mike dos Santos
Semiotics and the shift to 'strategic design': A sign of the times

Semiotics and the shift to 'strategic design': A sign of the times
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[Mike dos Santos] In an increasingly interconnected and integrated world, the disciplines of strategic planning and brand design are simultaneously shifting and converging in ways that we, as an industry, have never seen before...

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Leigh Andrews
#BODCT: Don't let robots take your job, boost your creative thinking!

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[Leigh Andrews] In addition to his role at Mirum and chairman of Red & Yellow, digital marketing pioneer Rob Stokes is father to four children under the age of five. Little wonder his thoughts often turn to their future and the impact of AI on the world as we know it. Here's why it's crucial to hone your creative thinking skills...

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Leigh Andrews
#BODCT: Creating engaging experiences and going viral

Visser, Nicolson and Scott.
Visser, Nicolson and Scott.
[Leigh Andrews] Business of Design 2017 targeted the ultimate 21st century business dream - creating an engaging brand experience with Studio H and Thingking, with The Kiffness sharing how he goes viral on social media - not quite as easy as 1,2,3,4...

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Leigh Andrews
#BODCT: Surprise! THIS is today's African consumer

Simelane and Cooper.
Simelane and Cooper.
[Leigh Andrews] Key insights from the first sessions of Business of Design - Mduduzi Simelane shares how to enhance the continent's filmmakers, while Nicola Cooper shares a snapshot of today's African consumer. It's probably not who your brand is targeting...

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Jessica Tennant
Business of Design speaker Q&A: Jonathan Deeb

Business of Design speaker Q&A: Jonathan Deeb[Jessica Tennant] Business of Design is back with a speaker lineup of note. The two-day seminar is held annually in Cape Town and Johannesburg during October and doesn't just focus on design in itself but has a much broader vision for the field in all areas of business...

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Jessica Tennant
Business of Design speaker Q&A: Ntsako Mokwena

Business of Design speaker Q&A: Ntsako Mokwena[Jessica Tennant] Business of Design is back with a speaker lineup of note. The two-day seminar is held annually in Cape Town and Johannesburg during October and doesn't just focus on design in itself but has a much broader vision for the field in all areas of business...

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Jessica Tennant
Business of Design speaker Q&A: Hannerie Visser

Business of Design speaker Q&A: Hannerie Visser[Jessica Tennant] Business of Design (BoD) is back with a speaker lineup of note. The two-day seminar is held annually in Cape Town and Johannesburg during October and doesn't just focus on design in itself but has a much broader vision for the field in all areas of business...

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Jessica Tennant
Business of Design speaker Q&A: Yehuda Raff

Business of Design speaker Q&A: Yehuda Raff[Jessica Tennant] Business of Design (BoD) is back with a speaker lineup of note. The two-day seminar is held annually in Cape Town and Johannesburg during October and doesn't just focus on design in itself but has a much broader vision for the field in all areas of business...

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Jessica Tennant
Business of Design speaker Q&A: Jeremy Stewart

Business of Design speaker Q&A: Jeremy Stewart[Jessica Tennant] Business of Design (BoD) is back with a speaker lineup of note. The two-day seminar is held annually in Cape Town and Johannesburg during October and doesn't just focus on design in itself but has a much broader vision for the field in all areas of business...

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Jessica Tennant
Business of Design speaker Q&A: Mduduzi Simelane

Business of Design speaker Q&A: Mduduzi Simelane[Jessica Tennant] Business of Design (BoD) is back with a speaker lineup of note. The two-day seminar is held annually in Cape Town and Johannesburg during October and doesn't just focus on design in itself but has a much broader vision for the field in all areas of business...

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Jessica Tennant
Business of Design speaker Q&A: Nicola Cooper

Business of Design speaker Q&A: Nicola Cooper[Jessica Tennant] Business of Design is back with a speaker lineup of note. The two-day seminar is held annually in Cape Town and Johannesburg during October and doesn't just focus on design in itself but has a much broader vision for the field in all areas of business...

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Peter Barnard
The anatomy of a creative concept

The anatomy of a creative concept
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[Peter Barnard] The human body does not live in isolation. It is a well-oiled machine, consisting of intense streams of information relayed between muscles, veins, and nerves. Here Peter Crafford takes us through the anatomy of a creative concept...

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Juanita Pienaar
Let's motivate future innovators

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[Juanita Pienaar] 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...

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