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Sunday Times journalists arrested
Sunday Times journalists arrested

Two Sunday Times journalists were arrested after trying to interview drug trafficker Sheryl Cwele in prison...

21 Nov 2014 10:54

PetroSA boss storms newspaper... gets ejected
PetroSA boss storms newspaper... gets ejected

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

Anton Harber
MPs more free in the street than in Parliament

I can stand in the street and call someone a thief. I can even call the president a thief. But I can't do it in Parliament. Something is topsy-turvy here...

By Anton Harber 21 Nov 2014 09:39

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 114: Green PR and employee training strategies
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 114: Green PR and employee training strategies

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

Tshwane trashes takeaway tale
Tshwane trashes takeaway tale

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

Jeff Osborne
Car dealerships' ad spending "misaligned with customers"

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

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 114: Green PR and employee training strategies
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 114: Green PR and employee training strategies

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

CEOs and management should be in tune with social media
CEOs and management should be in tune with social media

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

Andre Steenekamp
Content trickery alienates audiences rather than engaging their attention

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

Afrikaans is dying? Not while Carmen is in town - Martin Glitz and Glamour
Afrikaans is dying? Not while Carmen is in town

Broadcast houses are in a race against time to land the signature of Eldorado Park's gorgeous, favourite daughter, model Carmen van der Merwe, to spice up Afrikaans shows for 2015.

Issued by Martin Glitz and Glamour 18 Nov 2014 12:18

SABC hiring practices need to change
SABC hiring practices need to change

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

SANEF protests censorship of parliament live feed
SANEF protests censorship of parliament live feed

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

Win an IAB Bookmark award - 10 tips
Win an IAB Bookmark award - 10 tips

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