Juanita Pienaar
SOUTH AFRICA
#SheSays: How to deal with toxic colleagues and finding your tribe

Palesa Kgasane, former editor, Between10and5; Robyn Campbell, managing director at HelloFCB+; Emma King, founder and MD at The Friday Street Club; Lani Carstens, group managing and executive director at John Brown Media; Kay Orlandi, strategic partner at 3Verse and Anelde Greeff, one of the directors of SheSays Cape Town. Image credit: .
Palesa Kgasane, former editor, Between10and5; Robyn Campbell, managing director at HelloFCB+; Emma King, founder and MD at The Friday Street Club; Lani Carstens, group managing and executive director at John Brown Media; Kay Orlandi, strategic partner at 3Verse and Anelde Greeff, one of the directors of SheSays Cape Town. Image credit: [[https://weareshesays.com/news/what-you-missed-girls-gone-bad-dealing-with-toxic-colleagues/?mc_cid=c43850ad90&mc_eid=75236f7ee7 SheSays]].
[Juanita Pienaar] Why do women drag other women down? How can we make it stop? How do you find your best-ever work wife (or husband)? SheSays Cape Town invited a panel of women to unpack 'the pink elephant' in the room...

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Leigh Andrews
SOUTH AFRICA
How marketing with CSR at its heart can change the world

Image source: Gallo/Getty
Image source: Gallo/Getty
[Leigh Andrews] Fitting in perfectly with the rise of purpose-led marketing across the globe is Jeanne du Plessis, corporate affairs and citizenship leader at Procter and Gamble (P&G) South Africa. Du Plessis is a passionate believer that business can and should be a force for good in the world...

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Charis Apelgren-Coleman
MOZAMBIQUE
Where's our song for Mozambique?

Where's our song for Mozambique?[Charis Apelgren-Coleman] Songs have long been powerful vehicles for social change, either through the messages contained in their lyrics, or as high-profile celebrity fundraisers...

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Carmen Murray
SOUTH AFRICA
#FutureFit Yourself: The culture gap conundrum

Mo Malele, a poet, content producer, entrepreneur and strategy consultant.
Mo Malele, a poet, content producer, entrepreneur and strategy consultant.
[Carmen Murray] We can learn a lot from the Human Rights Day narrative - particularly that diversity should not be tolerated or simply managed, but rather accepted and celebrated on a grand scale...

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Louise Marsland
MOZAMBIQUE
#NEWSWATCH: Global relief effort after Cyclone Idai devastation

South African teams on the ground in Mozambique, aided by the South African Air Force. Image credit: IPSS Medical Rescue/Paul Herbst.
South African teams on the ground in Mozambique, aided by the South African Air Force. Image credit: IPSS Medical Rescue/Paul Herbst.
[Louise Marsland] Cyclone Idai which hit Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi a week ago, has been described as probably the worst weather-related disaster to hit the Southern Hemisphere...

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Carmen Murray
SOUTH AFRICA
#FutureFit Yourself: Why diversity inclusion requires a restoration strategy

#FutureFit Yourself: Why diversity inclusion requires a restoration strategy
© [[www.pexels.com Pexels]].
[Carmen Murray] Carmen Murray lists simple starting points for businesses to start the process of restoration...

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Leigh Andrews
SOUTH AFRICA
#YPOEdge: James Barty on brand humanity and doing good business, beyond ticking the 'CSI box'

YPO member James Barty - also ACA chairperson and CEO of King James Group.
YPO member James Barty - also ACA chairperson and CEO of King James Group.
[Leigh Andrews] Leigh Andrews speaks to King James founder and YPO member James Barty about what he gains from his involvement in YPO and how all businesses can make a better impact...

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Leigh Andrews
SOUTH AFRICA
How Cape Town's YPO 2019 brings meaning to a 'Life of Re' for creative CEOs

How Cape Town's YPO 2019 brings meaning to a 'Life of Re' for creative CEOs[Leigh Andrews] YPO hosted the world's largest gathering of CEOs right here in Cape Town on 6 and 7 March 2019, for its Global Leadership Conference and YPO Edge, with the theme, 'Life of Re'. Here's how the C-Suite in general and media creative specifically can take the theme to heart and make a difference through positive change in society beyond the bottom line...

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Jessica Tennant
SOUTH AFRICA
#NewCampaign: Re-think drinking and driving

#NewCampaign: Re-think drinking and driving[Jessica Tennant] In time for the festive season, Riverbed launched a campaign on behalf of the Association for Alcohol Responsibility and Education (aware.org) to continue the conversation around drinking and driving in South Africa...

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Joanna Oosthuizen
SOUTH AFRICA
Cause-related marketing: Why we do it and where the value lies

Cause-related marketing: Why we do it and where the value lies
© Twitter, Ogilvy South Africa.
[Joanna Oosthuizen] In a society such as ours, in such dynamic, developmental evolution, causes are the fuel that helps drive change. Citizen activism brings issues to the nation's attention, it informs our people, inspires progress and supports our government...

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Jessica Tennant
SOUTH AFRICA
#NewCampaign: #FightPlastic w/ SodaStream

#NewCampaign: #FightPlastic w/ SodaStream[Jessica Tennant] SodaStream has released a video campaign to highlight the damage caused by single-use plastic bottles and as a call to shift away from these to reusable packaging...

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Maroefah Smith
Maroefah Smith
Spar Carols by Candlelight with Jacaranda FM kicks off festive season with a bang

SPAR Carols by Candlelight with Jacaranda FM

Spar Carols by Candlelight with Jacaranda FM kicks off festive season with a bang  Spar Carols by Candlelight with Jacaranda FM kicks off festive season with a bang  Spar Carols by Candlelight with Jacaranda FM kicks off festive season with a bang  Spar Carols by Candlelight with Jacaranda FM kicks off festive season with a bang  

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Jessica Tennant
SOUTH AFRICA
#NewCampaign: You have got to be Mal

#NewCampaign: You have got to be Mal[Jessica Tennant] Mike Schalit, co-founder of Net#work BBDO, has introduced a new 'Wear it Forward' range of t-shirts and caps with Marlboro Originals through the agency's non-profit Mal Foundation...

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SOUTH AFRICA
Vee Station helps a young prodigy find his entrepreneurial feet - Vee Station

Vee Station helps a young prodigy find his entrepreneurial feet[Peter Vee] From time to time you meet someone and get the feeling that they possess that spark. You know, the spark that could set the world alight...

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SOUTH AFRICA
But what happens after Mandela Day?

But what happens after Mandela Day?
© John-Paul Henry via [[www.unsplash.com Unsplash.com]]
[Cosmos Mashego] One has to wonder if the general population really understands the true meaning of Mandela Day or what this great legend really stood for...

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Jessica Tennant
SOUTH AFRICA
Dyeshana on the Creative Circle's transformation drive

Dyeshana on the Creative Circle's transformation drive[Jessica Tennant] On its purpose-finding mission the Creative Circle is undergoing a number of changes so I thought I'd catch up with Xolisa Dyeshana, Creative Circle chairperson and Joe Public CCO, to find out more...

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Jessica Tennant
SOUTH AFRICA
#NewCampaign: You'd never believe what some school girls use as substitutes to sanitary pads

#NewCampaign: You'd never believe what some school girls use as substitutes to sanitary pads[Jessica Tennant] During my adolescent years, an endless supply of sanitary pads 'magically' appeared in my toiletry cupboard. I had never thought of such things as luxury, but essential, oblivious to the reality that some school girls face...

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Jessica Tennant
SOUTH AFRICA
#Newsmaker: Kerry Hibberd to 'Change the World' w/ 'goodvertising' and Vodacom

#Newsmaker: Kerry Hibberd to 'Change the World' w/ 'goodvertising' and Vodacom[Jessica Tennant] Net#work BBDO strategist Kerry Hibberd is going to be swapping creative strategy for volunteering next year, as part of Vodacom's Change the World programme...

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Leigh Andrews
SOUTH AFRICA
Curating 'creativism' and wearing it forward with the Mal Foundation

Mike Schalit, Anthony Kawitzky (Marlboro Originals), Clinton Mitri (COO at BBDO South Africa), Emma Strydom. Images supplied.
Mike Schalit, Anthony Kawitzky (Marlboro Originals), Clinton Mitri (COO at BBDO South Africa), Emma Strydom. Images supplied.
[Leigh Andrews] Net#work BBDO's Mike Schalit founded the not-for-profit Make a Life (Mal) Foundation a while ago as a banner for initiatives that use creativity for good. Here, Schalit and Mal designer-in-chief Emma Strydom explain how their recent t-shirt designs have benefitted the Seed library initiative and more...

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Leigh Andrews
SOUTH AFRICA
Heal others by healing yourself with #CuppaforCansa12A

All images: Andrew Brown from CameraReady.
All images: Andrew Brown from CameraReady.
[Leigh Andrews] Held at the oh-so-opulent 12 Apostles Hotel and Spa on a breezy, sunny day, I left the annual #CuppaforCansa12A pink high tea event for 2017 with tear-stained cheeks tempered with tinkling laughter and an overwhelming sense of goodwill. Here's why...

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