The custom craftsmanship behind winning SA furniture design
The custom craftsmanship behind winning SA furniture design

As recipients of Best Furniture Design at the recent 2018 100% Design South Africa, held alongside Decorex in Joburg, Cape Town-based design duo Kino made an impression on the public and its peers with strikingly minimal pieces.

10 hours ago

Melody Xaba and Dr Judey Pretorius were announced as winners. © .
Veuve Clicquot Elle Boss 2018 Awards: Winners announced!

The 2018 Veuve Clicquot Elle Boss Awards saw some of the most inspiring businesswomen in South Africa gathering to celebrate and honour this year's winners.

10 hours ago

Topco Media celebrates the legacy of Madiba and the release of its latest publication, 100 The Mandela Years
Topco Media celebrates the legacy of Madiba and the release of its latest publication, 100 The Mandela Years

Topco Media celebrated the release of its latest publication, 100 The Mandela Years, with a gala dinner at the Maslow Hotel in Sandton on 10 October.

Issued by Topco Media 15 hours ago

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Put truth first in news reporting and information-sharing in general

Media outlets are clearing their throats, pulling up their socks and clarifying their editorial policies following the 'Sunday Times fake news fallout'. Here's what you can do, even if you're not affiliated with mainstream media.

By Leigh Andrews 1 day ago

What Generation Z wants - how to attract the "next" generation to your brand and business
What Generation Z wants - how to attract the "next" generation to your brand and business

Generation Z: The generational cohort born between 1997 and 2010. In South Africa, Generation Z is also known as the "Born Free" generation.

By Bronwyn Williams 2 days ago

Charl-Johan Lingenfelder gets personal in his new film Kanarie
Charl-Johan Lingenfelder gets personal in his new film Kanarie

Charl-Johan Lingenfelder has been an inspirational tour-de-force as a musician, composer, writer, performer, and like-minded friend since I first met him 24 years ago. His heavenly collaboration with director Christiaan Olwagen, Kanarie, is a proudly South African film taking the world by storm.

By Daniel Dercksen 2 days ago

The good, the bad and the ugly side of influencer marketing
The good, the bad and the ugly side of influencer marketing

You may have read my previous articles (see links below) and now you know what's needed to successfully run an influencer marketing campaign. You're expecting a great ROI for your efforts. In this final article of the series, you'll be able to see the good and the bad side of influencer campaign planning and management, or the lack thereof.

By Josh Da Costa, Issued by R-Squared Digital SA 9 Oct 2018

Time to fall in love with tags and pixels
Time to fall in love with tags and pixels

Is it a snack? Is it a game? No! They are the technical terms for the most exciting thing to ever happen to digital marketing.

By JG Bezuidenhout 9 Oct 2018

Basic cyber hygiene practices that go a long way
Basic cyber hygiene practices that go a long way

When on the job at a corporate office, a healthcare organisation, or an academic institution or government agency, or even when you are working from a local coffee shop, restaurant, or home office, your organisation's online safety and security is a responsibility shared by all. However, as mobile computing - especially using personal devices - becomes more common, the potential for network compromise is increasing.

By Doros Hadjizenonos 9 Oct 2018

#FairnessFirst: SA's Standard Bank commits to global #HeForShe movement
#FairnessFirst: SA's Standard Bank commits to global #HeForShe movement

Standard Bank has firmed up South Africa's commitment to UN Women's #HeForShe movement. Here's why it's so impactful, especially in Africa, and how you can go beyond clicktivism and get involved, too.

By Leigh Andrews 8 Oct 2018

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Social media: is it really to blame for young people being lonelier than any other age group?

Young people are lonelier than all other age groups, according to recent findings from the BBC Loneliness Experiment. In a survey of more than 55,000 people, 40% of 16- to 24-year-olds reported feeling lonely often or very often. This trend for high youth loneliness has also been captured in other national surveys by the Office for National Statistics in 2017 and the Eden Project in 2015.

By Rebecca Nowland 5 Oct 2018

Rose in the VIP lounge at Loeries 2014 after he won the Hall of Fame award. Image © Terry Levin of Bizcommunity.
RIP Keith Rose

The director behind some of South Africa's most iconic TV ads has passed away...

2 Oct 2018

Fak'ugesi Fest presents Beats Bloc Party 2018
Fak'ugesi Fest presents Beats Bloc Party 2018

The 2018 Fak'ugesi African Digital Innovation Festival will be held across Johannesburg from 24-29 September 2018. The annual Beats Programme will take place at the Tshimologong Precinct in Braamfontein over the six days.

26 Sep 2018