Jessica Tennant
Facebook Africa, Digify Africa launch online safety programme for SA youth

Emilar Gandhi, public policy manager for the SADC region for Facebook | Photo: Jessica Tennant
Emilar Gandhi, public policy manager for the SADC region for Facebook | Photo: Jessica Tennant
[Jessica Tennant] Facebook Africa and Digify Africa have partnered to launch an online safety programme called Ilizwe Lam, Xhosa for my world...

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Maiyo Febi
Go big, or go boutique? What to consider when appointing a PR agency

Go big, or go boutique? What to consider when appointing a PR agency
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[Maiyo Febi] The 90s sales slogan reads: "Go big or go home!" Does this kind of thinking still apply today?...

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Richard Bensted
The slow burn impact of the Cambridge Analytica scandal

The slow burn impact of the Cambridge Analytica scandal
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[Richard Bensted] The fires of media may burn bright and fast, often fading from memory just as quickly, but this revelation looks set to simmer, explains Richard Bensted...

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Carrie Daly
Building out a new communications world through the blockchain

Building out a new communications world through the blockchain
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[Carrie Daly] Carrie Daly looks at some interesting ways in which the blockchain can be applied in the field of communications...

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Raymond van Niekerk
Fundamentals are key to creating a strong and lasting brand

Fundamentals are key to creating a strong and lasting brand
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[Raymond van Niekerk] A clear understanding of the branding process is essential for entrepreneurs, business owners and brand managers when starting a new venture or developing a new product - doing this upfront just makes sense...

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Leigh Andrews
Matthew Buckland on reigniting Burn Media

Matthew Buckland.
Matthew Buckland.
[Leigh Andrews] Matthew Buckland explains his latest role change at Creative Spark, what it means for Burn Media going forward, and the biggest digital media trends he's anticipating from 2018...

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Ken van Ginkel
[Production] Howard Audio was the dynamic musical force behind the latest Discovery Insure advertising campaign.
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Jeff Harvey
Design Indaba 2018: A copywriter's expert opinion

Design Indaba 2018: A copywriter's expert opinion
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[Jeff Harvey] No, I'm not a designer, but I am a human being. And Design Indaba 2018 spoke to me like one...

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Jessica Tennant
South by Southwest film festival from a South African creative's perspective

South by Southwest film festival from a South African creative's perspective[Jessica Tennant] This year's South by Southwest film festival was "some kind of collective consciousness" according to Daniel Schoeman, creative technologist at TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris...

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Jessica Tennant
#Prisms2018: Meet young judge Sanele Mashinini

#Prisms2018: Meet young judge Sanele Mashinini[Jessica Tennant] In the run-up to the 21st Prism Awards taking place on Sunday, 22 April, we chatted to this year's cohort of young judges about their fresh approach to the judging process...

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mamahlatse marokane
How public relations can help your small business grow

How public relations can help your small business grow
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[mamahlatse marokane] As a small business, you may not think you need to pay much attention to public relations (PR). However, when it comes to branding, marketing and promoting your company, PR is one of the most important tools to help get you the right type of attention for your business...

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Danette Breitenbach
#Prisms2018: More than two minutes of success

Atmosphere Communications at the 2018 Prism Awards.
Atmosphere Communications at the 2018 Prism Awards.
[Danette Breitenbach] Atmosphere made it third time lucky, winning Campaign of the Year at last night's Prism Awards...

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Keri-Ann Stanton
#Prisms2018: The inconvenient truth about PR

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[Keri-Ann Stanton] Legal trumps public relations nearly every time. Class action suit anyone?

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Serge Vaezi
#Prisms2018: PR's turn to save the day

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[Serge Vaezi] The earned media paradox is that where we spend the most money is where consumers spend the least time...

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Andy Walker
This 'Kitten Kollege' YouTube series is the cutest thing you'll watch today

This 'Kitten Kollege' YouTube series is the cutest thing you'll watch today[Andy Walker] Okay, so I'm a bit of a mad cat lady. If you ever wanted me to pay attention to something, bury that information in a cat video and send it to me...

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Jessica Tennant
#Prisms2018: Meet young judge Wynand Monyeseala

#Prisms2018: Meet young judge Wynand Monyeseala[Jessica Tennant] In the run-up to the 21st Prism Awards taking place on Sunday, 22 April, we chatted to this year's cohort of young judges about their fresh approach to the judging process...

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Jessica Tennant
#Prisms2018: Meet young judge Warren Mposi

#Prisms2018: Meet young judge Warren Mposi[Jessica Tennant] In the run-up to the 21st Prism Awards taking place on Sunday, 22 April, we chatted to this year's cohort of young judges about their fresh approach to the judging process...

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Jessica Tennant
#Prisms2018: Meet young judge Simone Carter

#Prisms2018: Meet young judge Simone Carter[Jessica Tennant] In the run-up to the 21st Prism Awards taking place on Sunday, 22 April, we chatted to this year's cohort of young judges about their fresh approach to the judging process...

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Robyn de Villiers
#Prisms2018: Out of Africa - an insider's perspective

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[Robyn de Villiers] The following is an excerpt from the Chartered Institute of Public Relations International (CIPRI) 2017 Maggie Nally Memorial Lecture I delivered at the House of Lords, Palace of Westminster...

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Leigh Andrews
#FairnessFirst: SheSays launches in Cape Town

The ladies of the first ever SheSays Cape Town panel. Image: ©
The ladies of the first ever SheSays Cape Town panel. Image: © [[https://twitter.com/SheSaysCapeTown SheSays Cape Town on Twitter]]
[Leigh Andrews] 'Excited. Uplifted. Motivated. Powerful. We've been ready!' These are some of the sentiments I captured on a chilly Thursday evening in April, when the global SheSays initiative launched its Cape Town chapter at Red & Yellow in Salt River...

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