Leigh Andrews
#WomensMonth: Hey, Vicki! New deputy MD of Ogilvy CT

Hey flanked by Gallarelli and Rangaka
Hey flanked by Gallarelli and Rangaka
[Leigh Andrews] Find out more about Ogilvy & Mather Cape Town's "fun to work with" brand custodian-turned-deputy MD, who proved right her parents' early conviction that she can be anything she wants to be...

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Deseré Orrill
Digital gives marketers a sporting chance

Digital gives marketers a sporting chance
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[Deseré Orrill] At any one time, there is a sporting event happening with vast audiences engaged in the action and conversation, we pretty much know when and where our audiences will be focusing their attention...

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Leigh Andrews
#Loeries2016: What BBDO's Grands Prix wins mean for African creativity

#Loeries2016: What BBDO's Grands Prix wins mean for African creativity[Leigh Andrews] Net#work BBDO has cause to celebrate, as the only agency to take home two Grand Prix Loeries this past weekend. The agency group has taken home an unprecedented 19 Grand-Prix Loeries in 22 years. Former Loeries chair and BBDO SA CEO Boniswa Pezisa shares her Loeries 2016 experience below...

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Lesley Svenson
Lesley Svenson
[Biz Takeouts Radio Show & Podcasts] This week we take a closer at the current state of Public Relations in south Africa and we have a look at the recently launched marcusbrewster on-demand PR service. With more than 25 years of experience in the industry, marcusbrewster is South Africa’s leading public relations agency and is now flipping the PR industry on its head with a new on-demand PR service.
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Leigh Andrews
#BODCT: The power of the Big Idea

Abel and Grace
Abel and Grace
[Leigh Andrews] One of the most anticipated talks from the first day of Business of Design Cape Town 2016 came near the end of the day from Mike Abel, chief executive partner of M&C Saatchi Abel on the 'power of the idea'. Here's what you missed if you weren't there...

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Elsa Gouws
Company values: Ditch the clichés, embrace the meaningful - Yellowwood Future Architects

Elsa Gouws[Elsa Gouws] In an age of high competitive intensity and a tough economic climate, companies are struggling to drive brand differentiation and attract top talent...

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Pasqua Heard
#WomensMonth: The ad industry from a female perspective

#WomensMonth: The ad industry from a female perspective
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[Pasqua Heard] Over the course of August, Bizcommunity has dedicated much coverage to the experience of women in various industries. Here, we learnt the perspective of Carmen Schaefer, a senior design and art lecturer at Red & Yellow School of Logic and Magic, who plays a role in preparing young creatives for the advertising industry...

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Beverley Klein
Beverley Klein
[Loeries Creative Week Durban] 
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Boris Dzhingarov
How to engage customers in a technologically-veiled marketplace - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] While some would argue that today's world is more personalised than ever - thanks to new technologies and the ubiquitous access to social media platforms - the truth is that our society is becoming less and less engaged...

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Pasqua Heard
#WomensMonth: Business can be pretty

#WomensMonth: Business can be pretty[Pasqua Heard] One of South Africa's top lifestyle bloggers, Christine Meintjes is a determined businesswoman and founder of the internationally acclaimed Pretty Blog, which has over 80,000 followers on Facebook alone. But Meintjes' ambitions don't stop there...

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Josephine Buys
Celebrating women at the Loeries - IAB South Africa

Josephine Buys[Josephine Buys] There was a strong line-up of talented and accomplished female speakers at the DStv Seminar of Creativity and women featured prominently in the Loeries judges and award-winners...

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Leigh Andrews
#WomensMonth: Flipping the script on 'gender-specific' toys

The #BreaktheMould packs
The #BreaktheMould packs
[Leigh Andrews] With lack of diversity and gender equality strongly in the media spotlight this month, the timing of Y&R Cape Town's #BreakTheMould campaign couldn't have been better...

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Ken van Ginkel
[Advertising] Arcade Content's Kyle Lewis directed Unlimited Fight, Nike's tribute to South Africa's 2016 Olympic Gold medallist, Caster Semenya.
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Ken van Ginkel
[Advertising] Egg Films' Sunu directed Never Stop Moving Forward, TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris' new pan-African campaign for Standard Bank.
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James Wilson
Of doers and criticisers

Wilson at the PRISA Conference
Wilson at the PRISA Conference
[James Wilson] "You get two types of people in the workplace, those that get stuck in and 'do' and those that sit on the sidelines, observe and then critique what has been done"...

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Leigh Andrews
#BODCT: The business of 'designing better'

#BODCT: The business of 'designing better'[Leigh Andrews] The design-boosting power of collaboration, moving beyond fear of data to implementing insights that create better user experience and using digital disruption to your own business benefit were all hot topics on the first day of #BODCT...

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Charles Mburugu
Guidelines for crafting a website privacy policy

Guidelines for crafting a website privacy policy[Charles Mburugu] Nowadays, people have become very cautious when it comes to sharing personal information online. This is why a privacy policy is very important for any website or blog...

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Mike Laws
The lofty view keeps us grounded in mobile fundamentals

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[Mike Laws] With mobile marketing so focused on the usual metrics so integral to campaigns, sometimes it's worthwhile to take a step back and focus on the bigger picture...

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Antoinette Pombo
The dark side of digital

The dark side of digital[Antoinette Pombo] It's their 'world in their hands', an existence driven by instant access to information, laced with a plethora of social connections...

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Harry Welby-Cooke
How to determine if your business systems are working - before they go wrong

How to determine if your business systems are working - before they go wrong
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[Harry Welby-Cooke] The importance of reliable systems in a business cannot be underestimated, something I was reminded of the day I lost a week of work and three years' worth of financial records, after a hard drive failed...

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