World-class partnership, world-class results
World-class partnership, world-class results

High-ticket advertising agency AdMakers and the Red & Yellow School of Logic and Magic, have teamed up once again to groom and nurture young talent, thereby facilitating the flow of skilled and work-ready personnel into the marketing and advertising industry.

Issued by AdMakers 1 day ago

Finalists announced in the MTN Entrepreneurship Challenge powered by Jumia - UCT Graduate School of Business
Finalists announced in the MTN Entrepreneurship Challenge powered by Jumia

Following a rigorous selection process, involving more than 700 applicants from 26 countries across Africa, the top three finalists in the MTN Entrepreneurship Challenge powered by Jumia have been revealed.

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 22 Apr 2016

Bloomberg Philanthropies and the Ford Foundation advance financial journalism in Africa - Gordon Institute of Business Science
Bloomberg Philanthropies and the Ford Foundation advance financial journalism in Africa

The Bloomberg Media Initiative Africa (BMIA) Financial Journalism programme is about to kick off the third leg of its intensive training initiative. The programme, a $10m commitment by Bloomberg Philanthropies and the Ford Foundation is a three-year pan-African initiative aimed at building media capacity, enhancing the skills and knowledge of media professionals and improving access to information on the African continent.

Issued by Gordon Institute of Business Science 22 Apr 2016

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Tips for successful webinar marketing

Webinars are powerful marketing channels that can significantly boost the conversion rate of any business. Research has shown that many people make buying decisions after attending webinars.

By Charles Mburugu 22 Apr 2016

What is your ROI on business, marketing degrees?
What is your ROI on business, marketing degrees?

The London School of Marketing (LSM) examines the return on investment (ROI) that business and marketing students can expect to receive when they graduate and how to make the most of their qualifications.

19 Apr 2016

Henley launches world-first MBA programme
Henley launches world-first MBA programme

Henley Business School Africa has launched a new MBA programme option to provide creative acumen for business people and business acumen for creatives.

Issued by Henley 18 Apr 2016

Standard Bank and BrandedYouth bring youthful hope back
Standard Bank and BrandedYouth bring youthful hope back

Currently in South Africa, only about 15% of high school students make it to university, and the youth unemployment rate rests at 63.1% - no doubt with the former influencing the latter. The situation seems bleak until you realise that BrandedYouth, with headline sponsor Standard Bank, has developed a platform that will provide South African matriculants and university students with the tools needed to navigate this volatile economic environment: the Standard Bank Youth Expo, to be held in on 6 and 7 August this year at the Sandton Convention Centre.

18 Apr 2016

Strategic is the new stylish - GetSmarter
Strategic is the new stylish

The GetSmarter Project Manager's Playbook is filled with tips and tricks.

Issued by GetSmarter 15 Apr 2016

J. Walter Thompson Company's HLR Scholarship kicks off year two - JWT
J. Walter Thompson Company's HLR Scholarship kicks off year two

The pioneering scholarship offers mentorships, internships and more to aspiring female creatives around the globe

Issued by JWT 15 Apr 2016

Encourage reading on World Book Day 2016 - donate a book
Encourage reading on World Book Day 2016 - donate a book

Following the success of the 2015 World Book Day (WBD) event, the SA Booksellers Association will continue to spread the power of reading this year.

14 Apr 2016

Google aims for one million digital learners
Google aims for one million digital learners

Over the next year, Google will train one million young Africans in digital skills across the continent. Luke McKend, Country Director, Google South Africa made the announcement at the company's offices in Bryanston, Gauteng on Tuesday afternoon following prior announcements in Kenya and Nigeria.

By Danette Breitenbach 13 Apr 2016

Meet 15 organisations at the forefront of transformation in SA - Topco Media
Meet 15 organisations at the forefront of transformation in SA

Absa Group Limited; Coega Development Corporation; Dormac Marine & Engineering; FNB Commercial Banking; KPMG; McKinsey & Company; Netcare Limited; Super Group Limited; Total SA; Volkswagen Group South Africa; Woolworths; SAMSA; Transglobal; Metropolitan Holdings and the SA Post Office have been accelerating transformation for the past 15 years.

Issued by Topco Media 4 Apr 2016

Writing Studio to hold bootcamp for budding screenwriters
Writing Studio to hold bootcamp for budding screenwriters

The Writing Studio will hold a two-day motivational Bootcamp for Screenwriters on 23-24 April 2016 in Cape Town.

1 Apr 2016