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NEWSWATCH: Too bold or not bald enough?
NEWSWATCH: Too bold or not bald enough?

In its latest issue, YOU Magazine roped in local celebrities to join its cancer awareness campaign. The celebs' pictures were edited so that they appeared bald. The campaign is reported to have sparked mixed reactions from the public, with many cancer patients and survivors feeling outraged.

21 Oct 2014 12:00

2014 Female Nation Survey results revealed
2014 Female Nation Survey results revealed

Women24.com recently released the findings of their annual Female Nation Survey, which called on women across the country to participate.

20 Oct 2014 14:15

Director addresses Dookoom video backlash
Director addresses Dookoom video backlash

Since its release, Dookoom's music video for Larney Jou Poes has sparked all sorts of controversy. Afriforum has gone as far as laying a complaint with the South African Human Rights Commission citing both song and video as hate speech inciting violence.

By Ruth Cooper & Sindy Peters 20 Oct 2014 11:47

Three factors that will make or break your email marketing campaign
Three factors that will make or break your email marketing campaign

Email marketing has evolved from the 'spam age' and has since found its place as one of the most cost and time-effective marketing tools that can be used at the forefront of almost any marketing campaign.

By David Sylvester 20 Oct 2014 07:06

Grand Prix at the end of rainbow for The MediaShop
Grand Prix at the end of rainbow for The MediaShop

The MediaShop has been awarded the Advertising Media Association of South Africa (AMASA) Roger Garlick Grand Prix Award for the Coke Rainbow campaign. It also won Gold for the campaign in the Best Experiential /Event category. The Awards took place last night at Summer Place, in Johannesburg.

By Danette Breitenbach 17 Oct 2014 10:41

Salary Review reveals 20% increase in IT salaries - CareerJunction
Salary Review reveals 20% increase in IT salaries

This is just one of many interesting findings revealed by one of SA's leading job boards, CareerJunction, in their most recent Salary Review. The report, compiled by online labour market indicator, the CareerJunction Index (CJI), shows a 20% increase in salary offerings among managerial IT staff since the end of 2013. According to the CJI, this is most likely as a result of a steady and considerable increase in labour demand within the IT industry during 2014.

Issued by CareerJunction 17 Oct 2014 09:35

Louise Marsland
Why these brands are growing

Global strategic marketing consultancy Added Value has found that brands that tap into cultural relevance and prove themselves to be authentic, honest, all natural, with a good story to tell, have brought back a traditional craft or skill and tapped into our 'maker economy', do resonate with consumers, especially Gen Y and the Millennials.

By Louise Marsland 17 Oct 2014 08:12

Funding the tech startup: South Africa's next hurdle
Funding the tech startup: South Africa's next hurdle

Such is the tech age in which we now live that the word "startup" automatically translates as a new company whose business is centred on digital innovations like apps, algorithms and other technologies.

By John Harvey 16 Oct 2014 07:00

[NewsMaker] Allurelle Healing
[NewsMaker] Allurelle Healing

About Allurelle Healing

Allurelle Healing has been appointed Digital Campaign Manager at Habari Media. Her responsibilities include campaign management on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, BBC, All4women and so on. Her agencies include Lighthouse Digital, Basetwo, OMG and Native. She works with the sales team to ensure all campaigns are delivered effectively and monitors the effectiveness of campaigns, including detailed analysis and reporting of each campaign.

By Louise Marsland 15 Oct 2014 10:42

Ten of the best: SA's Top Employers announced - Top Employers Institute
Ten of the best: SA's Top Employers announced

The Top Employers Institute has identified the ten top companies in South Africa that are going the extra mile for their people.

Issued by Top Employers Institute 15 Oct 2014 09:44

Where will out of home advertising lead us?
Where will out of home advertising lead us?

As new forms of advertising come to the fore (especially via mobile devices), many have questioned the future role that OOH advertising will play.

By Ingrid von Stein 14 Oct 2014 11:31

Television and radio presenters look to make a difference in society - Martin Glitz and Glamour
Television and radio presenters look to make a difference in society

What do e.tv news anchor Florence Letoaba, eNCA sports presenter Nandi Tshabalala, ANN7 sports anchor Mahreen Chenia and Kaya FM 95.9 Breakfast with Bob co-presenter Sotho Meyer have in common?

Issued by Martin Glitz and Glamour 14 Oct 2014 08:57

Hot 91.9FM turns up the heat on Joburg's community radio offering
Hot 91.9FM turns up the heat on Joburg's community radio offering

The saddest moment of my youth? When Sasha Martinengo and Ian F, AKA the best radio team ever, disbanded. Imagine my excitement at hearing they'll be back together soon...

By Leigh Andrews 14 Oct 2014 08:37