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Prisa announces change of leadership
Prisa announces change of leadershipArticle

The Public Relations Institute of Southern Africa (Prisa) is pleased to announce the appointment of Tebogo Ditshego as its president...

Issued by PRISA 3 days ago

New Bridgestone head of marketing announced
New Bridgestone head of marketing announcedArticle

Sara Didiza has been in the position since March and leads a multi-disciplinary team that includes product management, public relations, and more...

8 Apr 2021

#BehindtheMask: Jacki McEwen-Powell, founding partner and strategist of Eclipse Communications
#BehindtheMask: Jacki McEwen-Powell, founding partner and strategist of Eclipse CommunicationsArticle

This week I chat to Jacki McEwen-Powell, founding partner and strategist of Eclipse Communications...

Evan-Lee Courie 6 Apr 2021

Kia SA appoints Terence Steenkamp as its new PR manager
Kia SA appoints Terence Steenkamp as its new PR managerArticle

Steenkamp will manage all of Kia SA's communications and public relations initiatives, as well as media relations...

1 Apr 2021

Island resorts leading recovery in global leisure travel, says ATM
Island resorts leading recovery in global leisure travel, says ATMArticle

Many island economies are dependent on tourism and nowhere is this more apparent than in the Indian Ocean islands of the Maldives and the Seychelles...

30 Mar 2021

#EntrepreneurshipIssues: Lessons learnt from starting my own PR business
#EntrepreneurshipIssues: Lessons learnt from starting my own PR businessArticle

When I started my PR business in 2012, the only thing I knew very well was my profession: Public Relations (PR). Little did I know that running my own business needed far more than that...

Miranda Lusiba 24 Mar 2021

How to add some character to your communications
How to add some character to your communicationsArticle

Are you wanting to build stronger connections with your audience regardless of the platforms you are using or the audience you are engaging with?...

Issued by Brand Avatar 15 Mar 2021

5 things your PR team wishes you knew
5 things your PR team wishes you knewArticle

Sarah Danzl, head of global communications and client advocacy at Degreed, shares five things your PR team wishes you knew...

Sarah Danzl 11 Mar 2021

7 reasons why PR is a career of choice in communications
7 reasons why PR is a career of choice in communicationsArticle

Mamolefe Molefe and Devon van der Venter, client service executives at Hill+Knowlton Strategies South Africa, share seven reasons why PR is a great career choice in the world of communications...

Mamolefe Molefe & Devon van der Venter 9 Mar 2021

Le Naturel appoints Press RoomNew account

5 Mar 2021

#BehindtheMask: Cheryl Reddy, managing partner and Africa lead at Eclipse Communications
#BehindtheMask: Cheryl Reddy, managing partner and Africa lead at Eclipse CommunicationsArticle

This week I catch up with Cheryl Reddy, managing partner of the Johannesburg operations of Eclipse Communications and Africa Hub lead...

Evan-Lee Courie 2 Mar 2021

The value of third-party accreditation to enable business sustainability and success
The value of third-party accreditation to enable business sustainability and successArticle

One of the main hurdles young businesses face is a perceived lack of legitimacy...

Issued by Topco Media 2 Mar 2021

PR vs Advertising: Which is ideal for marketing SMMEs?
PR vs Advertising: Which is ideal for marketing SMMEs?Article

Public relations and advertising are both crucial for the promotion of any business, writes Mkhuseli Vangile, managing director at DCF...

Mkhuseli Vangile 1 Mar 2021

Create is the most awarded advertising agency in Mozambique
Create is the most awarded advertising agency in MozambiqueArticle

After a tough year, Create Mozambique was the most awarded advertising agency in Mozambique...

Issued by Dentsu 26 Feb 2021

Cell C, Joe Public - an invitation to 'Change Your World'
Cell C, Joe Public - an invitation to 'Change Your World'Article

The Cell C Change Your World campaign launched with a 90-second TV film, revealing the growth journey of a football-mad young girl who, in the shadow of her two brothers, has to go above and beyond to fight for her passion and make her mark in the world...

Issued by Joe Public United 25 Feb 2021

A case for indigenous language speaking creators
A case for indigenous language speaking creatorsArticle

Brands have this obsession to only want to work with established content creators, completely ignoring many who are building a very loyal following on various platforms....

Njongo Mato 22 Feb 2021

Teaching and learning in the new norm
Teaching and learning in the new normArticle

Online learning has fantastic benefits for learners and educators. On 5 October each year, we celebrate World Teachers Day...

Issued by Rosebank College 12 Feb 2021

Prism Young Voices opens entries
Prism Young Voices opens entriesArticle

Prism Young Voices offers the opportunity to be mentored, inspired and upskilled by some of the industry's experts as part of the annual Prism Awards...

12 Feb 2021

PR offers crucial opportunities for Covid stressed businesses
PR offers crucial opportunities for Covid stressed businessesArticle

Public Relations is generally one of the most cost-effective components of communications strategies, and during the Covid-19 downturn its worth has increased significantly...

Obren Msuku 4 Feb 2021

Old Friends Young Talent winning streak continues
Old Friends Young Talent winning streak continuesArticle

Old Friends Young Talent has added to its client portfolio pedigree by welcoming FUTURELIFE® to its stable of brand partners. The agency has hit the ground running by reworking the brand strategy and putting together a new campaign for the functional food brand, which is supported by a television commercial (TVC), public relations, in-store and social media campaign.

Issued by Old Friends Young Talent (OFyt) 28 Jan 2021

Salary Survey 2020: What do SA's creatives, media and marketers earn?
Salary Survey 2020: What do SA's creatives, media and marketers earn?Article

Recruitment company, Ad Talent has released the results of its annual salary survey, which is compiled using figures of actual placements made by the agency, as well as salary information obtained from all candidates interviewed by Ad Talent from January to December 2020...

27 Jan 2021

Public relations disruption post Covid-19
Public relations disruption post Covid-19Article

To understand the public relations' ambiguous reputation, looking at its origins focuses on the industry's roots in the media industry...

Sasha Kupritz 20 Jan 2021

Driving thought leadership through impactful content
Driving thought leadership through impactful contentArticle

The term "thought-leader" has become quite a buzzword in recent years, particularly in relation to the rapid rise of "influencers" on social and digital media...

Mimi Kalinda 14 Jan 2021

Trialogue survey reveals most-liked employee volunteering initiatives
Trialogue survey reveals most-liked employee volunteering initiativesArticle

According to a Trialogue survey, carried out for its 23rd annual Trialogue Business in Society Handbook, three-quarters of participating large companies had an employee volunteering programme...

14 Jan 2021

7 South Africans to serve as judges for The One Show 2021
7 South Africans to serve as judges for The One Show 2021Article

The One Club for Creativity has revealed seven creatives from South Africa who will serve as judges for The One Show 2021...

13 Jan 2021

Are you struggling to keep tabs on the shop staff?
Are you struggling to keep tabs on the shop staff?Article

Retail is not for the weak-hearted. Staff management is often one of the biggest headaches associated with running a successful retail environment...

Michelle Coetzee, Issued by ERSBio 7 Dec 2020

#BizTrends2021: The impact of the media evolution on PR and communication
#BizTrends2021: The impact of the media evolution on PR and communicationArticle

Francois van Dyk, head of operations at brand intelligence research company Ornico, tells us what he thinks communicators need to keep in mind for the coming year...

Francois van Dyk 3 Dec 2020

Entrepreneurs are using staff monitoring software to compete with big business
Entrepreneurs are using staff monitoring software to compete with big businessArticle

Whilst an economic recession might mean cutting costs and reducing prices to some; others are taking the opportunity to compete with established enterprises...

Michelle Coetzee, Issued by ERSBio 1 Dec 2020

Meltwater selected as finalist for Africa Tech: Technology Company of the Year 2020
Meltwater selected as finalist for Africa Tech: Technology Company of the Year 2020Article

Meltwater is elated to announce that they have been selected as finalists for this year's Africa Tech Week Awards, in the Technology Company of the Year category...

Issued by Meltwater 1 Dec 2020

Challenges of 'building-on', remote working in ST schemes
Challenges of 'building-on', remote working in ST schemesArticle

Covid-19 has accelerated a new normal in which more employers are allowing their employees to work from home, and this trend is likely to continue beyond the current Covid-19 crisis...

27 Nov 2020

Joe Public named FM AdFocus Large Agency of the Year 2020
Joe Public named FM AdFocus Large Agency of the Year 2020Article

Joe Public United have closed out the 2020 'awards season' by once again proudly taking home another Agency of the Year accolade, this time at the 31st annual Financial Mail AdFocus Awards...

Issued by Joe Public United 27 Nov 2020

Hit or miss: Instagram's Shop and Twitter's Fleets [social media analysis]
Hit or miss: Instagram's Shop and Twitter's Fleets [social media analysis]Article

With many mixed feelings towards these two new changes, Meltwater, the global leader in media intelligence, tracked and analysed social media data to unpack whether or not these two new features from the platforms are a hit or miss among its users...

Issued by Meltwater 27 Nov 2020

#StartupStory: Marisa Calvert Communications launches
#StartupStory: Marisa Calvert Communications launchesArticle

With over 10 years in PR and marketing communications, Marisa Calvert, an award-winning communications professional, launched Marisa Calvert Communications...

Evan-Lee Courie 25 Nov 2020

Agency Scope Insights: Trends on the path to new world agility
Agency Scope Insights: Trends on the path to new world agilityArticle

As preparations get underway for the fourth Agency Scope study to begin in May 2021, Johanna McDowell, Scopen partner and director for the UK and South Africa notes that some of the trends seen in the global research will be a barometer for the pressures, proficiencies and pandemic recovery in South Africa...

Johanna McDowell 24 Nov 2020

Zambia to host World Communication Forum
Zambia to host World Communication ForumArticle

Under the theme "Communication in a Changing World; Challenges and Opportunities", Zambia will make history as the first African nation to host the World Communication Forum, from 24-25 November 2020...

20 Nov 2020

Chimera Creative rebrands as a social development enterprise
Chimera Creative rebrands as a social development enterpriseArticle

Chimera Creative is taking a fresh approach to gig work by rebranding as a social development enterprise to provide employment in the creative sector...

18 Nov 2020

Know the ABCs of PR and communications
Know the ABCs of PR and communicationsArticle

As many public relations officers know, in order to be successful, you need to be multi-faceted and multi-skilled to juggle the everyday combination of client service, media deadlines, content development, strategic counsel and creativity...

17 Nov 2020

Prism Awards open entries for virtual 2021 event
Prism Awards open entries for virtual 2021 eventArticle

Entries to the Prism Awards are officially open and the search for the best campaigns for the 2020 period is now on with a special entry-fee free award for Covid-19 campaigns...

13 Nov 2020

Getting and staying employable in the media industry
Getting and staying employable in the media industryArticle

We spoke to Karen Bailey, co-founder of Cinevation, an innovative media agency, specialising in marketing, advertising, design and activations. Bailey has the following advice to offer graduates and aspiring entrepreneurs...

Issued by Rosebank College 12 Nov 2020

More growth at Joe
More growth at JoeArticle

At Joe Public United, growing our people is at the centre of our growth purpose. It feeds the growth of our product, which, in turn, feeds the growth of our clients, which, ultimately, feeds the growth of our country...

Issued by Joe Public United 11 Nov 2020

APO Group African Women in Media Award 2020 jury announced
APO Group African Women in Media Award 2020 jury announcedArticle

PR and marketing executives from Microsoft, Facebook, Uber, YouTube, Coca-Cola, Harley-Davidson, MasterCard, LEGO and many more are among the panel of judges for the APO Group African Women in Media Award 2020...

5 Nov 2020

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