[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 172: Y&R South Africa & Safely Home "The First Kiss" campaign
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 172: Y&R South Africa & Safely Home "The First Kiss" campaign

On the next Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show on Thursday, 5 May 2016, from 9-10am, show host Warren Harding looks at the hard-hitting commercial for Safely Home from Y&R South Africa entitled, The First Kiss.

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UCKG's Godllywood group launches self-help group - Universal Church of the Kingdom of God
UCKG's Godllywood group launches self-help group

Godllywood, a group of women within the Universal Church of the Kingdom of God (UCKG), has launched a self-help group for people who would like to benefit from the life-enrichment programme without being a member of the church or of the Godllywood group because of time limitations. The women meet to learn about themselves, understand areas which need to be changed or developed, identify things which may be blocking or delaying their progress, and improve through this opportunity for introspection and internal growth.

Issued by Universal Church of the Kingdom of God 5 hours ago

How to attract and engage with customers in a world filled with distractions! - Knowledge Resources
How to attract and engage with customers in a world filled with distractions!

Competition is fierce in today's crowded marketplace and your competitors are only a click away! Caring for your customers has never been more important!

Issued by Knowledge Resources 5 hours ago

[Orchids & Onions] Zara advert drives the message home
[Orchids & Onions] Zara advert drives the message home

Frozen images continue to have the power to arrest and fascinate. Don't believe me? Go to The Louvre in Paris and see if you can get near the Mona Lisa.

By Brendan Seery 5 hours ago

Pre-register now to visit the annual Inspire Trade Expo - SA's exclusive B2B furniture, decor and design trade show
Pre-register now to visit the annual Inspire Trade Expo - SA's exclusive B2B furniture, decor and design trade show

With only a month to go until the third annual Inspire Trade Expo, things are really getting exciting. As far as the exhibitors go, most of the big names are back again this year and planning to launch some exciting new products. Some of these world-class players include:

Issued by Inspire Trade Expo 6 hours ago

Help get publishers off the Kool-Aid: Q&A with Mihai Fanache, CEO, ChargeAds.com - Chargeads
Help get publishers off the Kool-Aid: Q&A with Mihai Fanache, CEO, ChargeAds.com

Content recommendations across the web suffer from a bad reputation. A quick glance across popular publisher sites sees users bombarded with content recommendations ranging from 'Shopping Tricks That Retailers Don't Want You to Find Out About' to '50 Celebrities with Plastic Surgery Gone Wrong'. How can publishers regain control of the content recommendations that appear on their web properties? ExchangeWire speaks with Mihai Fanache (pictured below), founder and CEO, ChargeAds.com, about how we got ourselves into this situation, and their launch of The Newsroom, a platform to allow publishers to leverage their best content and reduce the quantity of sub-quality content that spans the web.

By Lindsay Rowntree, Issued by Chargeads 7 hours ago

Showcasing the brand-new Blue Label Wing Conference and Events Venue at the Ticketpro Dome - Ticketpro Dome
Showcasing the brand-new Blue Label Wing Conference and Events Venue at the Ticketpro Dome

The already impressive Ticketpro Dome just got a whole lot more superior, through a smart partnership.

Issued by Ticketpro Dome 7 hours ago

Bruce Burgess appointed Group Managing Director for Posterscope SSA - Dentsu Aegis Network
Bruce Burgess appointed Group Managing Director for Posterscope SSA

The efforts and energy delivered in repositioning the business, implementing exacting standards and driving the heightened relevance of Out-of-Home as a key consideration, the media mix paid off at the end of 2015 with Posterscope being recognised as a winner at 'The Most Awards' ceremony. The team were acknowledged for the best understanding of the OOH sector, enabled through ongoing internal research, their openness to great ideas, giving exceptional feedback and fostering great industry and client relationships.

Issued by Dentsu Aegis Network 7 hours ago

Boaty McBoatface.
Leicester City, meet Boaty McBoatface

My friend and kindred blog spirit, Rich Siegel, writes a fantastic blog called RoundSeventeen. Recently he told me a story about pitching an idea.

By Damon Stapleton 7 hours ago

Enamoured attendees © The One Show website
[One Show 2016] Not just another award show

With One Show Creative Week 2016 just around the corner - it runs from 9 to 13 May in New York - we gleaned some behind-the-scenes insights from PR director Pablo Andreu on what makes the One Show stand out from the crowd.

By Leigh Andrews 7 hours ago

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Is your brand a cowboy or a Stepford wife?

Common sense (and lots of research) tells us that people's inner psychology is not driven by their biological gender, but rather by the family, cultural and social structures that have helped to form their unique personalities.

By Jason Ray 7 hours ago

Don't be a Christmas tree!
Don't be a Christmas tree!

Dear PUNKtuator.

By Sarah Heuer 28 Apr 2016

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Lessons from Lemonade for content marketers

Beyoncé broke the internet... AGAIN. What was her strategy? Visual content. What was the content? She told a story. A story that had people worldwide engaged and glued to their screens (TV, computer monitors and mobile devices). Every content marketer's dream.

By Tokiso Molefe 28 Apr 2016