SA's top recruiters for 2017 announced by CareerJunction
SA's top recruiters for 2017 announced by CareerJunction

As most South Africans made their way to the office on Thursday morning, 23 November, SA's top recruitment agencies came together to celebrate another year of recruitment excellence at the 2017 RecruiterAwards. This year marks the 14th annual RecruiterAwards, hosted by CareerJunction, one of SA's leading online job boards, which took place at Remo's Maximilliano in Sunninghill, Johannesburg.

Issued by CareerJunction 1 hour ago

Top court to rule on review of SABC deal
Top court to rule on review of SABC deal

The details of the multimillion-rand broadcasting deal between the SABC and MultiChoice may never be made public if the two companies get their way in the Constitutional Court.

By Theto Mahlakoana 4 hours ago

7Films winning at Loeries 2017.
7Films on their incredible 'story first' 2017

Production company 7Films lets us on their successful year on the overseas award track as well as the local recognition they received from the Loeries, where they ranked second best in the land for TV, film and video production; the Pendorings, where they were ranked third overall - including agencies, and more!

By Leigh Andrews 5 hours ago

Absa looks to boost card usage over cash with a campaign from FCB
Absa looks to boost card usage over cash with a campaign from FCB

Absa intends boosting card usage over cash with a new campaign from FCB Joburg that utilises television, radio, out-of-home, digital, social and internal communications.

Issued by FCB Africa 5 hours ago

Vega launches new media management short course in partnership with AMASA
Vega launches new media management short course in partnership with AMASA

Vega, a brand of The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE), is launching a Media Management in Brand Building short course, available at its Johannesburg and Cape Town campuses from 2018 onwards. The short course has been developed by the Advertising Media Association of South Africa (AMASA), a body focused on attracting and retaining bright young individuals within the media industry.

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Global Street Store Day is launched to celebrate the 700th Street Store
Global Street Store Day is launched to celebrate the 700th Street Store

On 14 January 2014, M&C Saatchi Abel hosted the first-ever Street Store event in Cape Town - a rent-free, premises-free, pop-up clothing 'store' for the homeless. The Street Store is stocked with donations from the public and the homeless can enjoy a dignified 'shopping' experience for free.

Issued by M&C Saatchi Abel 6 hours ago

Managing director of Brand Union Africa, Mathew Weiss and Doug de Villiers, CEO of Brand Science.
Brand Science joins Brand Union to form new market offer

Doug de Villiers, currently CEO of Brand Science, and his team will join Brand Union to form a dynamic new market offer. De Villiers, who is one of Africa's leading brand professionals and who previously helped build Interbrand Africa into one of the continent's pre-eminent branding consultancies, will assume the vice-chairmanship of the business.

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Suspended Eskom acting CEO threatens to sue over Tiso Blackstar's reporting

Suspended Eskom acting CEO Matshela Koko has threatened to take action against the Tiso Blackstar Group for its continued reporting on his troubles at the power utility.

By Neo Goba 7 hours ago

Black Friday rapidly gathering steam in SA
Black Friday rapidly gathering steam in SA

South African retailers are hoping to capitalise on the growing local interest in the annual Black Friday sale, taking place on 24 November this year. The global shopping phenomenon, initially started in the US, is shadowed only by Singles Day in China, which started out as a celebration for China's lonely hearts but has since evolved into an annual 24-hour mega-shopping spree.

By Lauren Hartzenberg 1 day ago

Ferreira says, "This is Sconetent."
#BehindtheSelfie with... Dale Ferreira

This extended #EntrepreneurMonth, we go behind the selfie with Dale Ferreira, MD of creative digital marketing agency, Sconetent (it rhymes with 'content', if you're not sure).

By Leigh Andrews 2 days ago

(From Left to Right) - Nicolas Pompigne-Mognard, Founder and CEO of APO Group and Abdelaziz Bougja, Chairman of World Rugby’s African association, Rugby Africa during the signing ceremony of the agreement under which APO Group becomes the main Official Sponsor of Rugby Africa, at Royal Garden Hotel on November 12, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Eamonn M. McCormack/Getty Images for APO Group).
APO partners with Rugby Africa

APO Group and Africa's rugby governing body, Rugby Africa, sign a ground-breaking strategic partnership to develop the sport across Africa.

3 days ago

Zim news app sees spike in traffic
Zim news app sees spike in traffic

Zimbabwe's #datafree Zim News app spikes to more than 3 million daily page views as citizens seek information on crisis.

17 Nov 2017

Jochem Wijnands (Image Supplied)
TRVL: Shaking up the online travel industry with Jochem Wijnands

Another shared economy, technology-led disruption is on the cards for the travel industry and it's coming to South Africa. TRVL gives everyone access to a world that has been inhabited by travel agencies only - until now. According to a TechCrunch article, "If TRVL has its way, it's the travel agencies' turn to tremble."

By Cari Coetzee 17 Nov 2017