Ciclope Africa shone a light on local craft work
Ciclope Africa shone a light on local craft work

Francisco Condorelli, the director of Ciclope, tells Bizcommunty.Africa what he sees for the future of Ciclope and awards focused on craft rather than the 'big idea'.

By Louise Marsland 1 day ago

Peace Hyde, Forbes Africa presenter.
Africa's business leaders give advice on Forbes Africa show

LAGOS, Nigeria - Africa's billionaires and millionaires will continue giving business advice and talking about their worst of times in creating some of the continent's leading brands, on one of Forbes Africa's top shows.

1 day ago

(c) Ventsislav Bratovanov -
The line between news and advertising is blurring, according to study

The third annual Global Communications Report, a comprehensive survey of public relations leaders and students worldwide, has been released by the Centre for Public Relations at the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism...

1 day ago

How to embrace AI in emerging markets like Africa
How to embrace AI in emerging markets like Africa

With the advent of AI, there is, perhaps understandably, great fear around the loss of work for many; however, some of this is misplaced due to a lack of understanding of what AI will truly mean for us all. And while the reality is that AI will no doubt take some jobs away, it will, in fact, create jobs too. So, what potential does it have to improve the lives of many in Africa?

By Tyler Golato and Rob Green 2 days ago

DRC documentary wins human rights award
DRC documentary wins human rights award

JUBA, South Sudan - A Congolese documentary film has received global accolades for highlighting human rights in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

2 days ago

The Soapbox Films team with Stein back-left.
VR and digital video storytelling as top marketing tools for 2018

Creative director and virtual reality expert Brendan Stein of Soapbox Films video production company explains how to make B2B video pop and why you need to get to the 'why' fast in your VR and video marketing, or else.

By Leigh Andrews 2 days ago

Empathy - a two-way street in customer service
Empathy - a two-way street in customer service

It's no secret that personalisation is essential in developing a successful customer experience. Central to that is getting to know all you can about your customer and using that information to drive the interaction.

By Wynand Smit 3 days ago

Adisa Amanor-Wilks is the founder and CEO of Abjel Communications.
Social entrepreneurship - an amazing tool that can help African development

As entrepreneurship is crucial for any thriving economy, the growing number of entrepreneurs in Africa has captivated the interest of the world.

By Adisa Amanor-Wilks 3 days ago

Philip Thomas, Ascential Events CEO and chairman-elect of Cannes Lions.
CMO Growth Council launched by Cannes Lions and ANA

The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity in partnership with the Association of National Advertisers' (ANA) CMO Masters Circle, announced the launch of the CMO Growth Council.

17 Apr 2018

Alisée De Tonnac, co-founder and chief executive officer (CEO) of Seedstars World.
Today's emerging market entrepreneurs will achieve SDGs - Seedstars

This is the generation of entrepreneurs that will achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), as much more needs to be done to boost impact investing and to accelerate entrepreneurs in emerging markets, according to Alisée De Tonnac, co-founder and chief executive officer (CEO) of Seedstars World.

17 Apr 2018

AfriDocs and Channel24 strike streaming deal
AfriDocs and Channel24 strike streaming deal

The only free streaming platform on the continent for the best African documentaries, AfriDocs, has reached agreement with Channel24 to stream its content exclusively on the channel.

16 Apr 2018

Showcasing Africa's innovators
Showcasing Africa's innovators

The disruptors and innovators in Africa that have come up with solutions to Africa's most serious problems will feature on the African Innovation Summit (AIS) agenda. AIS believes that the solutions are in Africa and innovators need to be at the table architecting a conducive environment for innovation to thrive in Africa.

16 Apr 2018

The role of mobile in building brand loyalty
The role of mobile in building brand loyalty

With falling consumer confidence and a slow growth economic growth outlook, brands are intensifying the fight for consumer loyalty. Mobile is emerging as a powerful enabler - and driver - of brand loyalty in South Africa.

By Nicholas Bednall 16 Apr 2018