The new competitive advantage in mobile is content
The new competitive advantage in mobile is content

In a mobile-led world, it would be natural to assume that digital innovation or technical prowess is enough to get ahead of the competition. However, as our platforms become more sophisticated, the key to mobile success becomes simpler. The primary source of competitive advantage in mobile is content.

By Enver Groenewald 38 minutes ago

123RF
The lofty view keeps us grounded in mobile fundamentals

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.

By Mike Laws 1 hour ago

Linda Reddy
#WomensMonth: overcoming our own barriers with Linda Reddy

Linda Reddy joined Tsogo Sun 18 years ago. Starting at Garden Court South Beach in Durban, she worked her way up from reception to general management - gaining exposure to every aspect of running a hotel along the way. Reddy was recently appointed as the general manager of the elegant 194-room Southern Sun Montecasino and the Pivot Conference Centre. We asked her to share her wisdom and experience in the industry with us.

By Cari Van Wyk 17 hours ago

Sunday Times Top Brands
Sunday Times Top Brands

The 18th annual Sunday Times Top Brands awards took place on Tuesday, 23 August 2016, in Sandton. Hosted by Times Media, the awards represent the outcome of 3,500 nationally representative consumer interviews and 502 interviews with business decision-makers. The research, conducted by leading market research house TNS, reflects consumer and business perspectives on brands in South Africa.

Issued by TNS Global 17 hours ago

#WomensMonth: Lixesha Series - Rethabile Mashale Sonibare
#WomensMonth: Lixesha Series - Rethabile Mashale Sonibare

TEDxCapeTownWomen will take place on 29 October 2016, under the theme "Lixesha | It is Time". Inspired by Huffington Post's Sophia project, TEDxCTWomen asked some previous speakers to share their thoughts on time, lessons learnt from inter-generational sharing, and what important skills have taken them years to acquire.

18 hours ago

MTV Africa Music Awards to rock Johannesburg
MTV Africa Music Awards to rock Johannesburg

The MTV Africa Music Awards will rock Johannesburg, South Africa, for the first time on October 22, 2016.

18 hours ago

#WomensMonth: Be bold, be heard!
#WomensMonth: Be bold, be heard!

Tania Pehl is a journalist and photographer who was the MC of the Black Filmmakers Film Festival held during Open Design week 2016.

By Beverley Klein 18 hours ago

Demo Africa 2016 Finalists with mentor Stephen Ozoigbo.
Startup finalists ready themselves for DEMO Africa

Africa's top tech entrepreneurs are putting the finishing touches on their presentations to investors from around the world at this week's DEMO Africa showcase.

19 hours ago

#WomensMonth: empowering women for the sake of food security
#WomensMonth: empowering women for the sake of food security

The Water Research Commission recently hosted a dialogue on the "Empowerment of women through water use security, land use security and knowledge generation for improved household food security and sustainable rural livelihoods" as gender issues are starting to play a greater role in agriculture and food security policies with.

By Cari Van Wyk 19 hours ago

Dani Hynes, just after failing to get her very pretty and hilarious PA Hannah to be her for the selfie and just before taking home a Gold Creative Effectiveness Award with MullenLowe at The Loeries for Organ Donor Foundation's Get Me to 21.
#BehindtheSelfie with... Dani Hynes

This week, we find out what's really going on behind the selfie with Dani Hynes, commercials director represented by Egg Films.

By Leigh Andrews 20 hours ago

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 187: marcusbrewster launches SA's first on-demand PR service
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 187: marcusbrewster launches SA's first on-demand PR service

On the next Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show on Thursday, 25 August 2016, from 9-10am, show host Warren Harding chats about public relations with strategic communications firm marcusbrewster, who recently announced the launch of South Africa's first on-demand public relations service.

20 hours ago

The Art and The Beat with someone who may seem familiar...
#WomensMonth: SummerTime lets female creativity shine

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.

By Leigh Andrews 2 days ago

Fox Networks Group announces new Africa executive team
Fox Networks Group announces new Africa executive team

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.

3 days ago