Two Sunday Times journalists were arrested after trying to interview drug trafficker Sheryl Cwele in prison...
21 Nov 2014 10:54
Controversial PetroSA chairman Tshepo Kgadima stormed into the Times Media Group's Johannesburg offices yesterday demanding to speak to the editor of Business Day, Songezo Zibi, who had published a story that painted him as an alleged fraudster.
21 Nov 2014 09:54
On the last Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show on Thursday, 20 November, show host, Warren Harding was joined in studio by Ivanna Granelli, Founder of Can!Do Consulting, to talk about how strategy, not technology, should drive how organisations approach training their employees.
20 Nov 2014 13:41
NEWSWATCH: IOL reports the City of Tshwane has dismissed a media report that R15m was spent on takeaways for municipal employees in a month and news24 reports the media has been barred from the Nkandla disciplinary hearings. EWN reports yet another pesky pest in a Woolies purchase.
20 Nov 2014 10:21
The process of buying a car has changed drastically over the last few years - most significantly, self-educated customers have made a decision long before they enter a physical dealership, minimising the influence of the sales staff. Most purchases (as much as 70%) being with research conducted on a search engine, and most car buyers will consult no fewer than 7 sources before coming to a decision.
By Jeff Osborne 20 Nov 2014 06:45
Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show tomorrow, Thursday, 20 November 2014, from 9-10am as show host Warren Harding chats Angela Barter and Founder of Can!Do Consulting, Ivanna Granelli. [twitterfall]
19 Nov 2014 10:09
Educating CEOs and management is an ongoing process that requires formal interventions as well as valuable development through mere experience and years of trial and error. And when it comes to social media, CEOs and management have no choice but to embrace it.
By Val Bourdos Nichas 18 Nov 2014 14:42
Brands, agencies and publishers need to take a consumer-friendly approach to digital native advertising that emphasises transparency and value to the reader, if they want it to strengthen rather than damage their brands.
By Andre Steenekamp 18 Nov 2014 14:25
It is a matter of public knowledge that the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) is crisis-ridden. It is weighed down by an investigation into board chair Ellen Tshabalala's qualifications and the battles about the permanent appointment of chief operating officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng. While these battles wax and wane, another crisis looms: the appointment of the SABC's new CEO. We are told this is imminent.
By Kate Skinner 18 Nov 2014 07:03
The SA National Editors Forum (Sanef) has dispatched a letter to the spokesperson of Parliament, Luzuko Jacobs, protesting against the soft censorship that is creeping into the broadcasting of proceedings.
17 Nov 2014 09:56
The closing date for this year's IAB Bookmarks is Friday, 21 November 2014 and, as the industry polishes its entries, here are 10 tips to improve the quality.
17 Nov 2014 08:38