Quinton Jones
The king is dead! #LongLiveTheKing

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[Quinton Jones] I found myself this week justifying the inclusion of television in a launch campaign. Someone check the moon, first Zuma resigns, and now this!

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Jessica Tennant
#IMC2018: The science of how brands grow

#IMC2018: The science of how brands grow[Jessica Tennant] A popular track at this year's IMC Conference was that of creative and big idea creation, and a talk that really struck a cord, so to speak, was BBDO South Africa's CEO Boniswa Pezisa's on the power of breakthrough creativity and the role it plays in triggering emotions to communicate effectively...

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Danette Breitenbach
Pams: Fusing the future

Pams: Fusing the future
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[Danette Breitenbach] While the first Publisher Audience Measure Survey (Pams) has been released by the Publisher Research Council, the data is still being validated and will not be available until it is checked...

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Danette Breitenbach
Native VML's new journey: The 3,000

Jarred Cinman, chief creative officer for VML, EMEA will be taking over as CEO of VML South Africa.
Jarred Cinman, chief creative officer for VML, EMEA will be taking over as CEO of VML South Africa.
[Danette Breitenbach] With the official announcement of the integration of Y&R and Native VML comes a number of changes in Native VML's management...

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Danette Breitenbach
Native VML's new journey: Conducting the orchestra

Beth Wade, VML Global CMO.
Beth Wade, VML Global CMO.
[Danette Breitenbach] As Native VML moves into a new era, the changes in the agency are not only organic; it is about a new business model that adds value and brings the customer into the brand's ecosystem. It is a new form of integration...

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Roxanne Marais
Why analogue values are the future for digital strategies

Why analogue values are the future for digital strategies
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[Roxanne Marais] Roxanne Marais unpacks why she thinks analogue values are the future for digital strategies...

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Boris Dzhingarov
Who benefits from using a plagiarism checker? - Monetary Library

Who benefits from using a plagiarism checker?[Boris Dzhingarov] A plagiarism online checker verifies whether a passage of text is original or a copy of something already online. Who can use a service like this and how does it help them?...

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Ruth Cooper
Ruth Cooper
[Biz Takeouts Radio Show & Podcasts] Hein Kaiser from Mix 93.8 FM, chats to Bronwyn Williams from Fluxtrends about print going personal and her colleague Khumo shares fascinating insights about Generation M, on his latest Marketing & Media show.
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Carmen Murray
11 valuable lessons from 11 wonder women in digital

11 valuable lessons from 11 wonder women in digital
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[Carmen Murray] Carmen Murray, shines a light on some of the female trailblazers bucking the digital trend in South Africa...

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Kerryn Lloyd
Redefining public relations - MANGO-OMC

Kerryn Lloyd[Kerryn Lloyd] Ah, public relations, a term that is as vastly used as it is misunderstood. As a professional working in the PR space, I often find that there are still many misconceptions about the PR industry...

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Hadlee Simons
ANC recalls Zuma: here's how global news outlets reported it

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Featured image: screenshot via SABC YouTube stream, as published on [[https://memeburn.com/2018/02/anc-recalls-zuma-international-media/ Memeburn]].
[Hadlee Simons] The ANC has finally taken the decision to recall President Jacob Zuma, following weeks of talks between the National Executive Committee, ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa and Zuma...

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Thandukwazi Gcabashe
The state of PR in the new age

The state of PR in the new age
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[Thandukwazi Gcabashe] Traditional vs digital PR. Is it two sides of the same coin?

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Danette Breitenbach
Magazines ABC Q4 2017: Customs the biggest loser

Magazines ABC Q4 2017: Customs the biggest loser[Danette Breitenbach] Significant declines in Custom magazines and to a lesser extent in Consumer publications saw the overall decline in magazines edge to just over eight percent (8.1%) over Q3 and a 16.6% decline over the prior year...

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Danette Breitenbach
Newspapers ABC Q4 2017: Losses across the board

Newspapers ABC Q4 2017: Losses across the board[Danette Breitenbach] In the Audit Bureau of Circulation (ABC) 4th quarter 2017 release, Press saw a 2.1% decline over Q3, and 5.1% decline over the prior year...

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Wynand Smit
Why it's time to reevaluate your customer communication, starting with email

Why it's time to reevaluate your customer communication, starting with email
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[Wynand Smit] Email is by no means going the way of the fax machine just yet; most companies use it, and yet most don't use email very well...

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Werner Lindemann
Marketers: Ignore radio at your peril

Marketers: Ignore radio at your peril
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[Werner Lindemann] As we celebrate World Radio Day on 13 February, it's worth considering radio's crucial role in a brand's integrated marketing strategy...

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Jessica Tennant
Brent Spilkin and Vega introduce WTF, new course for freelancers

Brent Spilkin and Vega introduce WTF, new course for freelancers[Jessica Tennant] South Africans are three times more likely to freelance than their global counterparts, but the freelance movement is not a millennial movement, says Brent Spilkin, also known as 'Spillly', author of What the Freelance...

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Juanita Pienaar
Es Devlin announced as speaker at Design Indaba 2018

Es Devlin announced as speaker at Design Indaba 2018
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[Juanita Pienaar] British stage designer, Es Devlin, famous for creating kinetic stage sculptures for artists like U2, Kanye West and Beyoncé, has been announced as one of the speakers at the 2018 Design Indaba...

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Vee Station helps disrupt a major Cape Town industry! - Vee Station

Vee Station helps disrupt a major Cape Town industry![Peter Vee] In 2017 Vee Station had the privilege of launching an innovative brand onto the market at precisely the right time to disrupt an industry ripe for radical change: the tourism industry...

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Leigh Andrews
#Bookmarks2018: Digital jury jabber with... Lorraine Landon

Lorraine Landon, head of agencies at Google SA and chairing the Bookmarks’ first-ever ‘performers’ jury panel.
Lorraine Landon, head of agencies at Google SA and chairing the Bookmarks’ first-ever ‘performers’ jury panel.
[Leigh Andrews] This year, we'll see the 10th ever IAB Bookmark Awards taking place after the fourth Digital Summit on 1 March in Johannesburg. With award judging having wrapped this weekend, I got some behind-the-scenes insights from Lorraine Landon. She's head of agencies at Google SA and chairing the Bookmarks' first-ever 'performers' jury panel...

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