The Creative Counsel founders announced as exceptional entrepreneurs
The Creative Counsel founders announced as exceptional entrepreneurs

The Creative Counsel (TCC) founders and group co-CEOs, Ran Neu-Ner and Gil Oved, were announced as the winners of the Exceptional category at the EY Southern Africa World Entrepreneur Awards 2016.

30 Nov 2016

'She Boss' Lederle.
#EntrepreneurMonth: Lessons from a She Boss

Tammy Lederle is founder and CEO of both Brandnew Creative Agency and Take Charge. She started her own catering business from her mom's kitchen when she was 19 years old, having learned from the 'best She Boss ever' - her mom, who also successfully ran two businesses. Here's how Lederle baked her own entrepreneurial passion.

By Leigh Andrews 24 Nov 2016

Financial Mail AdFocus Award winners 2016.
All the 2016 FM AdFocus Award winners!

On the evening of 23 November 2016, the Financial Mail's AdFocus Award winners were revealed at a glamorous ceremony at Room5, Rivonia.

23 Nov 2016

50 fastest growing online jobs, report indicates creatives in top 10
50 fastest growing online jobs, report indicates creatives in top 10

Freelancer.com has just released its quarterly report on the top 50 fastest growing online jobs for Q3 2016. The report highlights that creative industries are fully embracing the freelancer platform, with creative projects making up 50% of the top 10 fastest growing jobs in the past quarter.

23 Nov 2016

Fake news ©
Fake news in South Africa: Five websites you should definitely avoid

Whether it's to simply hoodwink people or to generate ad revenue, fake news websites have received mainstream attention in recent months.

By Hadlee Simons 22 Nov 2016

CareerJunction announces SA's top recruiters for 2016
CareerJunction announces SA's top recruiters for 2016

The 13th annual RecruiterAwards, hosted by CareerJunction, one of SA's leading online job boards took place on the evening of 17 November 2016 in Sandton, Johannesburg. The much anticipated event sees the country's top players in the recruitment industry come together to celebrate service excellence within their profession.

Issued by CareerJunction 22 Nov 2016

I had to die first, to write this article
I had to die first, to write this article

And the very thing that brought me back to life - will do just the same for your brand during this difficult time. My name is Conn Bertish - I am a brain cancer survivor, creative strategist and founder of Cancer Dojo - the first project of my resilience-building content agency, HTK - (Harder To Kill).

By Conn Bertish 18 Nov 2016

AfricaCom Awards 2016 winners list
AfricaCom Awards 2016 winners list

The winners of this year's AfricaCom Awards were announced yesterday evening at the LookOut in Cape Town. The annual industry awards for the African telecommunications, ICT and media sector celebrate and pay tribute to the industry initiatives that improve connectivity and digital transformation across the continent.

17 Nov 2016

When wiGroup was way ahead of its time
When wiGroup was way ahead of its time

When he started in 2007, one of Bevan Ducasse's biggest challenges was finding the technology that could support a mobile transaction payment system. Now, his company, wiGroup, works with 75 companies in South Africa and says it facilitates one million transactions a month.

16 Nov 2016

Team INJOZI, at the beach.
Entrepreneurship, the INJOZI way

INJOZI started off as a boutique agency that has grown into an up-and-coming leader of local digital, bringing home Loeries wins and industry-wide recognition. Here, the agency's co-owners share how they set themselves apart in the digital sphere, breaking boundaries and continuously being on top of new innovation and ideas - all based on their own entrepreneurial passion.

By Leigh Andrews 15 Nov 2016

#FillUpOrlandoStadium a roaring success
#FillUpOrlandoStadium a roaring success

MTN South Africa was the main sponsor of the #FillUpOrlandoStadium concert featuring local hip hop artist Cassper Nyovest. The campaign followed the success of the #FillUpTheDome concert, and exceed expectations.

By Beverley Klein 14 Nov 2016

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Deals predictions, stores to watch and business case for SA retailers who adopt US Black Friday

The annual retail price slashing marathon and shopping bonanza - Black Friday - falls on Friday, 25 November this year. Just like in 2014 and 2015, queues are expected to start gathering before store opening times in almost all retail stores.

By Bandile Ndzishe 9 Nov 2016

Why does he talk like that? Seven language 'lessons' from The Donald
Why does he talk like that? Seven language 'lessons' from The Donald

Donald Trump, the uninvited guest at the 2016 election, has taken everything we thought we knew about running in a presidential campaign and turned it on its head. But for me as a copywriter, one of the most interesting things about The Donald isn't his fluffy hair, his tiny fingers or his orange visage - it's the way he speaks*.

By Tiffany Markman 8 Nov 2016