Corporate clothing entrepreneurs use their success to empower other businesswomen
Corporate clothing entrepreneurs use their success to empower other businesswomen

Amanda Ioannoy and Varisha Singh, the dynamic duo behind Ambella Corporate Clothing and Promotional Gifts, plan on using their own success as businesswomen to inspire more South African female entrepreneurs.

Issued by Just Perfect 7 hours ago

Thabang Moleya directs DStv Explora featuring Somizi
Thabang Moleya directs DStv Explora featuring Somizi

Watch the new DStv commercial, directed by Thabang Moleya for Ogilvy Johannesburg. Featuring South African celebrity and TV personality, Somizi, Thabang shows his skill for performance direction in this comic spot for the DStv Explora campaign.

Issued by Bouffant 7 hours ago

Last chance to enter the MMA Smarties - extended deadline 30 June 2016
Last chance to enter the MMA Smarties - extended deadline 30 June 2016

It's your last chance to enter the Smarties! Marketers and agencies have until midnight on 30 June 2016 to submit to the Mobile Marketing Association South Africa (MMA SA) Smarties. This extended deadline ensures that all mobile creatives have time to submit and be counted. So don't miss your chance to showcase your best mobile work!

Issued by Mobile Marketing Association 8 hours ago

World Wide Creative evolves from digital marketing agency to innovation agency with bold rebrand
World Wide Creative evolves from digital marketing agency to innovation agency with bold rebrand

An upbeat rebrand and new site launch has marked the beginning of World Wide Creative's evolution from a digital marketing agency to an innovation agency. For over ten years, WWC has offered custom digital solutions to clients like CliffCentral, Independent Media and Hyundai South Africa. Now, with this strategic step, the agency aims to add a layer of true innovation over and above the day-to-day delivery of its client work.

Issued by World Wide Creative 8 hours ago

Social customer service trend drives a greater need for advanced analytics capability
Social customer service trend drives a greater need for advanced analytics capability

Providing social customer service and support in today's multi-channel environment is by no means an easy task. Previously customers were forced to interact with organisations using a single medium (the telephone) that was private, one-on-one communication. Since the advent of social media platforms, even more communication platforms have opened up and not only do customers expect to have their customer response queries addressed on these platforms in real-time, but these customer service interactions are now no longer private and have been moved squarely into the public domain.

By Mpumi Nhlapo 8 hours ago

Toyota Customer Services radio campaign highlights what happens when parts go bad
Toyota Customer Services radio campaign highlights what happens when parts go bad

A new radio campaign from FCB Joburg for Toyota Customer Services is reminding South Africa's Toyota drivers why investing in genuine parts matters not only when it comes to safety and peace of mind, but because of the impact they can have on everyday life and its well-planned events.

Issued by FCB Africa 9 hours ago

Boomtown with the Wilderness Foundation launches Demand Reduction campaign in Vietnam
Boomtown with the Wilderness Foundation launches Demand Reduction campaign in Vietnam

Rhino horn consumption in Vietnam has surged and grown to be the world's largest recipient of both legal and illegal rhino horn from South Africa.

Issued by Boomtown 9 hours ago

Atkins in action.
#YouthMonth: Behind the camera with BBC's Ros Atkins

He has broadcast from locations as diverse as an informal settlement in Soweto, a hospice in London, a prison in Indianapolis, a bookshop in Tel Aviv, a Nazi exhibition in Berlin, a maternity ward in Lagos and a classroom in Tanzania and has a strong international following. Here, BBC's Ros Atkins shares advice on how to have a career with similar global impact.

By Leigh Andrews 9 hours ago

#YouthMonth: What's in a hashtag?
#YouthMonth: What's in a hashtag?

Like every year since South Africa's liberation, youth month has come and gone as quickly as it came. As a generation living in the shadow and following in the footsteps of those who left a great legacy, would we say we're deserving of their sacrifice?

By Rebone Masemola 10 hours ago

Carmen Murray
The three H's of brand purpose

How times have changed for marketing? Not too long ago, reaching out to customers was easy and accessible. All you had to do was to take your product to advertising platforms like TV, radio and print and our job was done! Organisations "saw the ROI" and measurability was never in question. It was just the right thing to do.

By Carmen Murray, Issued by Mobitainment 11 hours ago

MOU creates social innovation, ideation lab for China
MOU creates social innovation, ideation lab for China

At the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, WPP and Tencent, a provider of internet value added services in China, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) and entered into a strategic alliance to create a social innovation and ideation lab.

11 hours ago

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#MobileFocus: IoT to dominate connected devices by 2018

Ericsson released its latest Mobility Report this month, June 2016, and predicts that the Internet of Things (IoT) will outstrip mobile phones as the "largest category of connected devices" by 2018.

11 hours ago

Chris Moerdyk
Yes, you can cut your advertising budget in tough times

When times are tough, marketers and ad agencies encourage their clients not to cut back on advertising or marketing spend. But actually, you can.

By Chris Moerdyk, Issued by Chris Moerdyk 2 days ago