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Do you believe in the Roaring Twenties brothers and sisters?
Do you believe in the Roaring Twenties brothers and sisters?

So, what happens afterwards? What happens after a catastrophe? How do you carry on and what role does creativity play in all this? I started thinking about all this after reading about the end of the First World War and Swine Flu. What happened after that? The roaring 20's. That has a nice ring to it...

By Damon Stapleton 13 May 2020

Brian Oxley, entrepreneur, marketer and radio presenter at Magic 828 Radio.
#BehindtheSelfie with... Brian Oxley, radio presenter at Magic 828 Radio

This week, we go behind the selfie with Brian Oxley, entrepreneur, marketer and radio presenter at Magic 828 Radio...

By Jessica Tennant 13 May 2020

#PrismAwards2020: Meet young voice Nombulelo Fox
#PrismAwards2020: Meet young voice Nombulelo Fox

In the run-up to the 23rd Prism Awards to be announced virtually on Friday, 15 May, we chatted to this year's cohort of 'young voices' about their fresh approach to the judging process...

By Jessica Tennant 13 May 2020

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How brands can be there for at-home consumers

As the new normal sets in, people are spending less money on non-essential items like makeup and outdoor activities, and more time and money on consuming online media. It is important for marketers to understand this shift in consumer behaviour...

By Michael Gullan 13 May 2020

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Event marketing and Covid 19: Navigating the digital divide is the new reality (albeit virtual)

The digital age has caught up to us in so many ways, and for companies that have not embraced its potential, there is just a short window within which to re-strategise with a greater opportunity to connect with an audience that was previously out of reach...

By Melissa Bender 13 May 2020

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What business can learn from amapiano

Sashin Pillay, digital growth consultant, Google Africa shares his thoughts on amapiano (specifically the Scorpion Kings) and what businesses can learn about customer-centricity...

By Sashin Pillay 13 May 2020

Tshepo Sefotlhelo, CEO of Vuma Reputation Management.
#LockdownLessons: Digital is no longer cool, it's necessary

Tshepo Sefotlhelo, CEO of Vuma Reputation Management, shares his experience of the current Covid-19 crisis and how his organisation is navigating these unusual times...

By Juanita Pienaar 13 May 2020

#PrismAwards2020: Meet young voice Brenda Sono
#PrismAwards2020: Meet young voice Brenda Sono

In the run-up to the 23rd Prism Awards to be announced virtually on Friday, 15 May, we chatted to this year's cohort of 'young voices' about their fresh approach to the judging process...

By Jessica Tennant 12 May 2020

#OrchidsandOnions: Clever lockdown ads
#OrchidsandOnions: Clever lockdown ads

One of the less appreciated benefits of the world slowly emerging from the chrysalis of lockdown is that we will no longer have to be bored to tears by the advertising that the coronavirus crisis has spawned...

By Brendan Seery 12 May 2020

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Is Covid-19 the tipping point for accelerating female leadership in business?

In every crisis, there is opportunity: for introspection, reinvention, and ultimately evolution - for doing better than we did before. The strength of female leadership during this time has been undeniable...

By Maja Smith 12 May 2020

#PrismAwards2020: Meet young voice Candice Marescia
#PrismAwards2020: Meet young voice Candice Marescia

In the run-up to the 23rd Prism Awards to be announced virtually on Friday, 15 May, we chatted to this year's cohort of 'young voices' about their fresh approach to the judging process...

By Jessica Tennant 12 May 2020

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Digital transformation was happening but then Covid-19 came along

They said, "there is time", "the investment in technology could be made next year" and that "things were not going to change overnight", "consumer habits will remain the same", "don't change something that not broken" and then came Covid-19...

By Andrew Dabbs 11 May 2020

#PrismAwards2020: Meet young voice Samantha Mabaso
#PrismAwards2020: Meet young voice Samantha Mabaso

In the run-up to the 23rd Prism Awards to be announced virtually on Friday, 15 May, we chatted to this year's cohort of 'young voices' about their fresh approach to the judging process...

By Jessica Tennant 11 May 2020

A day in the lockdown life of Publisher Research Council CEO Josephine Buys
A day in the lockdown life of Publisher Research Council CEO Josephine Buys

Publisher Research Council CEO, Josephine Buys' account of work-life in the time of Covid-19, part of a series of articles looking into how agencies and agency folk are responding to the crisis and viewing it through a creative lens.

By Juanita Pienaar 11 May 2020

EXCLUSIVE: Susan Goldberg on National Geographic's special Earth Day flip issue
EXCLUSIVE: Susan Goldberg on National Geographic's special Earth Day flip issue

Susan Goldberg, editor in chief of National Geographic magazine, tell us more about this special Earth Day issue and provides a global perspective on the impact of the pandemic on the publishing industry and the magazine specifically, and how they're responding...

By Jessica Tennant 11 May 2020

#PrismAwards2020: Meet young voice Siyabonga Thwala
#PrismAwards2020: Meet young voice Siyabonga Thwala

In the run-up to the 23rd Prism Awards to be announced virtually on Friday, 15 May, we chatted to this year's cohort of 'young voices' about their fresh approach to the judging process...

By Jessica Tennant 11 May 2020

The new normal: How social media will change in 2020
The new normal: How social media will change in 2020

For this unique report, we asked 3,500 influencers from 61 different countries on how they think social media will change in 2020...

By Federico Dedeu, Issued by indaHash 11 May 2020

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6 steps to enter the golden age of TikTok influencer marketing in SA

Whether you're looking to understand the world of TikTok to build your next digital campaign or to become an influencer yourself, follow the steps in this guide to get a headstart on TikTok influencer marketing in South Africa...

By Lama Abdelbarr 11 May 2020

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A Game of Homes

So, here's the thing. The last time the world was united in a single cause to this extent was World War 2. This time around, however, it is not a battle against an ideology but one that is in opposition to one of the oldest frenemies of man: the virus...

By Edward Herridge 8 May 2020

#PrismAwards2020: Meet young voice Oarabile Tlhabane
#PrismAwards2020: Meet young voice Oarabile Tlhabane

In the run-up to the 23rd Prism Awards to be announced virtually on Friday, 15 May, we chatted to this year's cohort of 'young voices' about their fresh approach to the judging process...

By Jessica Tennant 8 May 2020

King James co-founder and group creative director, Alistair King.
Digital Agency Showcase 2020: King James [Part 1]

King James co-founder and group creative director Alistair King, gives us some insight into what agencies are faced with during the Covid-19 pandemic and how it's affecting creativity...

By Juanita Pienaar 8 May 2020

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Customer communication is always vital, Covid-19 makes it even more so

As the world starts to emerge from under the shadow of Covid-19 and economic activity resumes at a meaningful level, a few things will set the companies apart that survive and go on to thrive from those that don't...

By Greg Chen 8 May 2020

A day in the lockdown life of VMLY&R South Africa CCO Ryan McManus
A day in the lockdown life of VMLY&R South Africa CCO Ryan McManus

CCO at VMLY&R South Africa, Ryan McManus' account of work-life in the time of Covid-19, part of a series of articles looking into how agencies and agency folk are responding to the crisis and viewing it through a creative lens...

By Jessica Tennant 8 May 2020

#PrismAwards2020: Meet young voice Siyolise Shinga
#PrismAwards2020: Meet young voice Siyolise Shinga

In the run-up to the 23rd Prism Awards to be announced virtually on Friday, 15 May, we chatted to this year's cohort of 'young voices' about their fresh approach to the judging process...

By Jessica Tennant 8 May 2020

#PrismAwards2020: Meet young voice Tashinga Nyahunda
#PrismAwards2020: Meet young voice Tashinga Nyahunda

In the run-up to the 23rd Prism Awards to be announced virtually on Friday, 15 May, we chatted to this year's cohort of 'young voices' about their fresh approach to the judging process...

By Jessica Tennant 7 May 2020

A day in the lockdown life of Joe Public United co-founder and Group CCO Pepe Marais
A day in the lockdown life of Joe Public United co-founder and Group CCO Pepe Marais

Co-founder and Group CCO of Joe Public United, Pepe Marais's account of work-life in the time of Covid-19, part of a series of articles looking into how agencies and agency folk are responding to the crisis and viewing it through a creative lens...

By Jessica Tennant 7 May 2020

#PrismAwards2020: Meet young voice Lerato Motloung
#PrismAwards2020: Meet young voice Lerato Motloung

In the run-up to the 23rd Prism Awards to be announced virtually on Friday, 15 May, we chatted to this year's cohort of 'young voices' about their fresh approach to the judging process...

By Jessica Tennant 7 May 2020

#PrismAwards2020: Meet young voice Emma Anderson
#PrismAwards2020: Meet young voice Emma Anderson

In the run-up to the 23rd Prism Awards to be announced virtually on Friday, 15 May, we chatted to this year's cohort of 'young voices' about their fresh approach to the judging process...

By Jessica Tennant 6 May 2020

#BehindtheSelfie with... Ruan Fourie, SEO specialist at Starbright Solutions
#BehindtheSelfie with... Ruan Fourie, SEO specialist at Starbright Solutions

This week, we go behind the selfie with Ruan Fourie, SEO specialist at Starbright Solutions...

By Jessica Tennant 6 May 2020

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I think you're on mute

Jennifer Leppington-Clark, managing director, Hill+Knowlton Strategies South Africa, discusses why companies should be revisiting their purpose now more than ever...

By Jennifer Leppington-Clark 6 May 2020

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