Andy Walker
Scientists reveal fake news ‘vaccine' that doesn't involve needles

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[Andy Walker] Fake news is pretty much everywhere now (thanks US Elections), but “inoculating” yourself might be simpler than first thought...

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Leigh Andrews
Beyond Ogilvy SA's big wins at Big Won

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Case and O'Kelly.
[Leigh Andrews] Ogilvy SA's ‘twin peaks' of creativity and effectiveness continue hitting their mark says Pete Case, named among the top 10 creative heads in the world at the 2016 Directory Big Won Network Rankings, based on award wins achieved by Ogilvy SA under his direction. Here's why he says it's better to evolve at and with the speed of the consumer than to blindly follow trends…

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Chris Brewer
“Space and calmness” – is that your market?

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[Chris Brewer] I think it's a fair assumption to make that writers (rather like media planners) should know what their target market and/or readers is/are...

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Angie White
Angie White
[Advertising] Giant Films' director Karien Cherry has topped her recent Grand Prix win at the Cristal Awards in Courchevell, France with a new campaign series directed for media giant NBC Universal.
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Harry Welby-Cooke
Building a team strong enough to carry a brand to success

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[Harry Welby-Cooke] We know that creating a strong company culture is crucial in order to hire the right employees – and then ensure they're inspired and enabled enough to help reach your business goals...

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Murray Robertson
Millennial marketing in 2017 – from one

Millennial marketing in 2017 – from one
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[Murray Robertson] Advertising is fun, we all love it and we love watching those classic South African humour based television or radio adverts. But how often do we get one of those? Wimpy and their “Talk Foreign” or Klipdrift with “Met Eish”...

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Chris Gregory
Stop telling people print is dead. Please!

Stop telling people print is dead. Please![Chris Gregory] How many of you are guilty of recycling the phrase 'print is dead'?

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Leigh Andrews
#LoeriesRankings with… AAA School

#LoeriesRankings with… AAA School[Leigh Andrews] I chatted to some of the top-ranked creatives post-2016 Loeries Rankings celebrations. Here, two of the AAA School's lecturers share their views…

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Damon Stapleton
The beautiful stone in your shoe

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[Damon Stapleton] Holidays are strange, lovely things. They creep up on you with the best of intentions. It's like a really weird neighbour who appears out of nowhere from behind a hedge only to give you some freshly baked blueberry muffins...

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Leigh Andrews
Fine-tuning talent with the #LibertyRadioAwards

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[Leigh Andrews] Lance Rothschild first coined the ‘real-time audio decision-influencing opportunity' mnemonic for radio back in 1987. It's more relevant than ever 30 years later, with the 2017 Liberty Radio Awards just around the corner...

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Chemory Gunko
What makes content marketing return ongoing results?

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[Chemory Gunko] Content marketing is defined as a strategic marketing approach focused on creating and distributing valuable, relevant, and consistent content to attract and retain a clearly-defined audience...

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Boris Dzhingarov
How to get your company a speaker's role - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] One great way to build your company's brand is to appear at conferences, events, and meetings. But how do you begin to build the kind of platform that will lift you to the position of keynote speaker?...

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Lesley Svenson
Lesley Svenson
[With or Without Sugar] In the first episode of With or Without Sugar for 2017, four leading professionals in brand strategy, design and communication collect at a trendy gin bar in Johannesburg to talk about the upcoming trends that all brand professionals should be considering for the coming year - and beyond.
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Chris Moerdyk
The Ford Kuga PR debacle shows how badly social media is managed - Chris Moerdyk

Chris Moerdyk[Chris Moerdyk] The burning Ford Kuga issue is not only a PR nightmare but a demonstration of how badly social media is handled in South Africa...

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Hadlee Simons
Netflix to be 'exclusive US pay TV home' for Disney, Marvel and more

Netflix to be 'exclusive US pay TV home' for Disney, Marvel and more
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[Hadlee Simons] Netflix has announced an exclusive partnership with Disney, Marvel, Pixar and LucasFilm in the United States...

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Hadlee Simons
Snapchat acquires 3D photo app Seene, expect 3D selfies

Snapchat acquires 3D photo app Seene, expect 3D selfies
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[Hadlee Simons] Snapchat is growing at a stellar rate, having surpassed Twitter in user numbers according to a new report, for one...

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Hadlee Simons
Snapchat-inspired Stickers coming to Twitter photos

Snapchat-inspired Stickers coming to Twitter photos
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[Hadlee Simons] Between longer videos, Twitter Engage and targeted advertising for emojis, Twitter has been very busy over the past few weeks...

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Hadlee Simons
Snapchat Memories lets users save, back up and repost previous snaps

Snapchat Memories lets users save, back up and repost previous snaps
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[Hadlee Simons] Snapchat's latest update is decidedly, well, unlike Snapchat...

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Hadlee Simons
Pokemon Go more popular than Tinder in US, on track to beat Twitter

Pokemon Go more popular than Tinder in US, on track to beat Twitter
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[Hadlee Simons] Say what you will about the game, but Pokemon Go has become an almost unprecedented phenomenon in recent days...

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Hadlee Simons
Don't share it! Spot fake news and images with these tips

Don't share it! Spot fake news and images with these tips
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[Hadlee Simons] The internet has largely delivered on its promise to revolutionise the way we access information and news in general. Unfortunately, we've also seen the rise of fake news websites, as people share these stories without question...

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