The need for communication skills is important in virtually every career. Whether you are competing to get the job you want or to win the customers your company needs, your success or failure depends to a large degree on your ability to communicate. If you learn to write well, speak well, listen well and recognise the appropriate way to communicate in various business contexts, you'll gain a major advantage that will serve you throughout your career. Moreover, because your communication plays a key role in efforts to improve efficiency, quality, responsiveness and innovation, your communication affects your company's success.
Wits Language School 24 minutes ago
The INMA Global Media Summit Africa, being held 14-15 November 2016 at The Vineyard Hotel and Conference Centre in Cape Town, has announced its confirmed speakers.
41 minutes ago
Noticing the under-representation of women at IT events, GirlCode chairwoman Zandile Keebine and co-founders Jeanette Theu and Tinyiko Simbine set out to create a female-only hackathon where women could gather and engage in a safe and welcoming environment.
Lauren Hartzenberg 1 hour ago
Nasper's credit rating may be cut to junk at its next review by S&P Global Ratings.
Robert Laing 1 hour ago
Mzukisi Deliwe has been appointed deputy chief executive officer at Provantage Media Group. He was formally the executive director at the out of home media group, and in his new position he will further strengthen the company's leadership team.
Beverley Klein 2 hours ago
Over the course of August, Bizcommunity has dedicated much coverage to the experience of women in various industries. Here, we learnt the perspective of Carmen Schaefer, a senior design and art lecturer at Red & Yellow School of Logic and Magic, who plays a role in preparing young creatives for the advertising industry. She covers topics relating to discrimination, obtaining jobs and creating award-winning work. We also interviewed Gabi van Niekerk and Carina Bonse, some of Red & Yellow's most promising students selected for this year's Loerie Student Awards, who are on the cusp of entering the industry.
Pasqua Heard 2 days ago
Find out more about Ogilvy & Mather Cape Town's "fun to work with" brand custodian-turned-deputy MD, who proved right her parents' early conviction that she can be anything she wants to be.
Leigh Andrews 2 days ago
With lack of diversity and gender equality strongly in the media spotlight this month, the timing of Y&R Cape Town's #BreakTheMould campaign couldn't have been better.
Leigh Andrews 2 days ago
With mobile marketing so focused on the usual metrics so integral to campaigns, sometimes it's worthwhile to take a step back and focus on the bigger picture.
Mike Laws 25 Aug 2016
The digital creative agency walked away with seven awards at the Smarties and wrapped up the weekend with two Loeries.
Gorilla 24 Aug 2016
The lyrics go "Summer time, and the livin' is easy", and that happy, relaxed vibe is exactly what you're left with after chatting to SummerTime strategic design studio's founders, Sandhya Singh and Raksha Mahabeer, who clearly love what they do. Here's why.
Leigh Andrews 22 Aug 2016
Fox Networks Group Europe and Africa has announced a new executive structure for Fox Networks Group, Africa. Gary Alfonso will join the organisation as general manager with complete strategic and operational responsibility for the sub-Saharan operations of FNG and National Geographic Partners.
22 Aug 2016