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Brand SA: 'Pay back the money'
Brand SA: 'Pay back the money'

NEWSWATCH: Mail & Guardian reports Brand SA wants Comms Minister Faith Muthambi to pay the agency cash it says it is owed, and that SABC head of news has been accused of - and charged with - assault.

6 Mar 2015 06:47

Cocktail dresses, beer and brand perception
Cocktail dresses, beer and brand perception

You've probably seen the popular meme on the internet of a picture of a cocktail dress with the question of the colour of the dress...

By John Laurence 6 Mar 2015 06:00

Santam launches its one-of-a-kind SA campaign
Santam launches its one-of-a-kind SA campaign

Celebrating South Africa's unique qualities that are simply part of everyday life here, but which foreigners find quirky and unusual, Santam has launched a new TVC campaign, One-of-a-kind...

5 Mar 2015 10:39

Female millennials are the most confident and ambitious of any female generation
Female millennials are the most confident and ambitious of any female generation

New PwC survey dispels myths about women and work...

5 Mar 2015 09:17

New black-owned online TV network launched
New black-owned online TV network launched

Beyond The Eyes (BTE), a black-owned production company, has launched an independent online television network to deliver compelling African content to the world through 'Video on Demand' (VOD)...

5 Mar 2015 09:10

Douglas Kruger
[Death to PowerPoint!] Part 1: Seven reasons you could do better without slides

Jim Nelson, a man who served as a translator between the American and Russian troops in Bosnia, tells a story about the Russians watching with bemused fascination as their unlikely allies designed their slides. One nonplussed Russian famously said, "If we ever had a war, while you are working on your PowerPoint, we would be killing you."

By Douglas Kruger 5 Mar 2015 08:05

Securing your Wordpress website
Securing your Wordpress website

If you've got a website that's based on Wordpress, you're part of the 76.4 million (according to reports) people who have websites that use the Wordpress content management system (CMS)...

By Ryan Murphy 4 Mar 2015 15:11

Pick n Pay set to hit 10 million smart shoppers
Pick n Pay set to hit 10 million smart shoppers

A personalised coupon system and unique agreements with third-party partners will set Pick n Pay's smart shopper apart in 2015...

4 Mar 2015 10:03

New research: How employee emotions' impact on customer experience
New research: How employee emotions' impact on customer experience

The latest Ask Afrika Orange Index provides customer service trends, insights and thought leadership based on 13 years of data, across 32 industries and 155 companies, with representative companies as well as the government sector.

4 Mar 2015 08:05

Danette Breitenbach
Coping under fire

Janine Lazarus, founder and owner of Janine Lazarus media consultancy was a journalist for 31 years, and has worked across the board from newspapers to radio...

By Danette Breitenbach 3 Mar 2015 11:42

Chris Moerdyk
Why customer service is so bad

One of the main reasons why customer service in South Africa is pretty much atrocious is because staff attend customer service training courses...

By Chris Moerdyk 3 Mar 2015 05:02

Muthambi in firing line over New Age adverts
Muthambi in firing line over New Age adverts

NEWSWATCH: Communications Minister Faith Muthambi is in the firing line over 'irregular' adverts placed in The New Age, reports City Press...

2 Mar 2015 08:35

[Design Indaba 2015] Woolworths offers a taste of its design passion
[Design Indaba 2015] Woolworths offers a taste of its design passion

Did you know Woolworths has been a supporter of Design Indaba over the past 20 years? Now Kate Fordyce, Head Agency: Woolworths Marketing, tells us exclusively how Woolworths has taken creativity to a whole new level.

By Leigh Andrews 1 Mar 2015 13:18