AAXO makes its way to Cape Town for groundbreaking training
AAXO makes its way to Cape Town for groundbreaking training

Cape Town is rapidly harnessing the makings of a renowned exhibition city. Consequently, the African Association for Exhibition Organisers (AAXO) will be hosting its first training event of 2017, in Cape Town. 'AAXO Training for Organisers and Exhibitors' - in Rondebosch on 29 March - aims to produce high-level support and training, offering cutting-edge insight into the challenges and digital and technical trends in the exhibition industry.

Issued by Reed Exhibitions 1 day ago

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#BrandManagerMonth: Putting the magic back into SA broadcasting

Tony Sanderson is the ‘doesn't look or sound like he's in his 70s' radio personality behind the success of Magic 828AM, which had roughly 80,000 listeners at last report from end-November 2016. He elaborates on how they're getting the broadcast model right and what's wrong with radio.

By Leigh Andrews 3 days ago

DigitLab Academy update
DigitLab Academy update

The DigitLab Academy was launched last year in 2016 and we've been very busy adding value to the digital marketing industry. We wanted to take some time to update you on what we have been up to. Our focus has been in three main areas covered in this video breakdown and the article below:

Issued by DigitLab 16 Mar 2017

Mann Made Media announces BBBEE ownership deal with the Maharashi Institute
Mann Made Media announces BBBEE ownership deal with the Maharashi Institute

Mann Made Media is proud to announce its BBBEE ownership deal that will have a positive impact on the future of the South African economy and a significant influence on young black women.

Issued by Mann Made Media 10 Mar 2017

SA needs SMEs – and SMEs need branding know-how
SA needs SMEs – and SMEs need branding know-how

Following the Finance Minister's February Budget Speech, SMEs are optimistic that 2017 will be a better year for them than 2016, but technical and financial support alone is not enough to ensure sustainable success, argues a branding expert from the UCT Graduate School of Business.

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 8 Mar 2017

The 2017 Stokvel Exhibition Bokone Bophirima seeks to grow stokvels within the VTSD areas
The 2017 Stokvel Exhibition Bokone Bophirima seeks to grow stokvels within the VTSD areas

The Department of Finance, Economy and Enterprise Development (FEED) presents the annual 2017 Stokvel Exhibition as from 10-11 March at the Brazil Stadium, in Jouberton, Matlosana Local Municipality under the theme “The People's economy”.

Issued by Seven Colors Communications 7 Mar 2017

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TBWA launches virtual entrepreneurship academy in Tanzania

Advertising agency, TBWA\ Khanga Rue has launched a free 12-class series on entrepreneurship for young people in Tanzania called “Noa Ubongo” or “Sharpen Your Brain” in Swahili. The programme will be disseminated on social media and eventually aired in thousands of video halls throughout the country.

7 Mar 2017

M-Net's Magic in Motion Expo is back!
M-Net's Magic in Motion Expo is back!

Celebrating its third year, the M-Net Magic in Motion Expo is where education meets opportunity. Emphasising careers within the film and television industry, the four-day expo is being held at Sasani Studios (28 February to 3 March). It is specifically targeted to Grade 9 learners from across Gauteng, as the subjects the learners choose at the end of this school year will influence their future study choices and career paths. The expo will highlight the many exciting professions that exist in the industry and help the learners open their minds to film and television job prospects.

Issued by M-Net Magic in Motion 3 Mar 2017

The Flux Trend Innovation Laboratory - a masterclass with Dion Chang
The Flux Trend Innovation Laboratory - a masterclass with Dion Chang

The art of innovation - The key to future business success Dion Chang, founder of one of South Africa's most respected trend analysis agencies, Flux Trends, recently embarked on an innovation tour of the most dynamic companies in New York City (across multiple industries) to see if he could find the golden thread that linked these game-changing companies.

Issued by Flux Trends 3 Mar 2017

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#DesignIndaba2017: Students' social activism FTW!

Global design students Bo-Won Keum of the Rhode Island School of Design affectionately known as ‘Risdee' (RISD) and Rhys Jones of Canada's Carleton University of Industrial Design, enthralled attendees at the second day of Design Indaba 2017 with their use of design to make the world a better place.

By Leigh Andrews 2 Mar 2017

South African student secures place in Student Focus final of 2017 Sony World Photography Awards
South African student secures place in Student Focus final of 2017 Sony World Photography Awards

Cole Ndelu, aged 22, from the Stellenbosch Academy of Design & Photography, has been announced as a shortlisted photographer in the Student Focus competition of the 2017 Sony World Photography Awards, the world's largest photography competition.

Issued by Stellenbosch Academy of Design & Photography 1 Mar 2017

Stassen with 'Blades' - part of the Hero Exhibition that takes place at Open Design.
#DesignMonth: The importance of design education with Suné Stassen

Suné Stassen, festival director for the Open Design Festival, is heavily involved in the country's design education movement. Here, she shares how your business can pick up the baton to take the movement forward.

By Leigh Andrews 28 Feb 2017