Mbithi Masya, film director at Fat Rain Films, Kenya.
Celebrating African storytelling and craft

Ciclope Africa judge, Mbithi Masya, a film director at Fat Rain Films, Kenya, talks to Bizcommunity.Africa about what Africa can bring to the international stage and how the continent's unique stories can add to the world.

By Louise Marsland 1 hour ago

Responsiveness, the only way to go for future-fit brands
Responsiveness, the only way to go for future-fit brands

In my opinion, for most brands, one of the things that are keeping them awake at night is longevity. More entities are entering the market place. They're hungry and gunning for your breakfast, lunch and supper. If you slip, you're gone.

By James Maposa 2 hours ago

Stephen Woodford, chief executive at the Advertising Association.
UK adspend hits record £22.2bn in 2017

In 2017, UK advertising expenditure grew 4.6% to reach £22.2bn for the eighth consecutive year of market growth, according to the Advertising Association/Warc Expenditure Report.

3 hours ago

#Newsmaker: Adrian Ephraim, Irvine Partners' director of strategy
#Newsmaker: Adrian Ephraim, Irvine Partners' director of strategy

Earlier this month, Adrian Ephraim joined public relations and integrated marketing agency Irvine Partners as director of strategy. This comes after Jeanine Cameron's appointment as MD in 2016.

By Jessica Tennant 3 hours ago

The big issues facing SA's small business
The big issues facing SA's small business

There's no lack of entrepreneurial spirit in SA, but start-ups and small businesses need skills, social capital and a supportive environment in order to succeed.

Issued by Reed Exhibitions 5 hours ago

ABC Q1 2018 data release
ABC Q1 2018 data release

The ABC Q1 2018 data will be released on the website as follows...

Issued by Audit Bureau of Circulations 5 hours ago

Nashua's high-fit sponsorship of NRSP continues to inspire in 2018
Nashua's high-fit sponsorship of NRSP continues to inspire in 2018

In 2017, with the help of Brand inc, Nashua was hunting for a unique sponsorship model that ticked all the right boxes: social upliftment, community engagement and a driver of business goals. Along came the innovative ShadowBall and a "high-fit" sponsorship was born called the Nashua Rugby Skills Project (NRSP).

Issued by Brand inc 5 hours ago

Meltwater acquires leading social analytics company Sysomos
Meltwater acquires leading social analytics company Sysomos

Acquisition expands Meltwater's ability to incorporate online news and data with social media analytics in one robust platform

Issued by Meltwater 5 hours ago

The ultimate day out for the whole family
The ultimate day out for the whole family

East Coast Radio Family Day, in partnership with African Bank, will bring together some of the best family-friendly activities and entertainment on offer, on Saturday, 26 May, at Ushaka Marine World Wet and Wild. From fun at the wet 'n wild, to dedicated kids' zones, dolphin shows and live music from some of South Africa's best musicians, this exciting day out will have something for everyone in your family.

Issued by East Coast Radio 6 hours ago

How public relations can help your small business grow
How public relations can help your small business grow

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. Public relations can provide legitimacy for a business, and that's especially important for a small business that may not have a lot of brand awareness.

By mamahlatse marokane 3 days ago

The ladies of the first ever SheSays Cape Town panel. Image: ©
#FairnessFirst: SheSays launches in Cape Town

It's not often that my #FairnessFirst column is about an event I've covered, but there is always a first time - this is it! '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 - the first in Africa and 42nd across the world - at the Red & Yellow Creative School of Business in Salt River...

By Leigh Andrews 3 days ago

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

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. That's probably why I've been watching pet company Whiskas's Kitten Kollege YouTube series for the past 20 minutes.

By Andy Walker 20 Apr 2018

SAFREA releases latest SA freelance trends report
SAFREA releases latest SA freelance trends report

The Southern African Freelancers' Association (SAFREA) has released new insights into the South African freelance landscape through its 2017-2018 SA Media Freelance Industry and Rates Report.

Issued by SAFREA 20 Apr 2018