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Vote for your favourite African creative

South Africa, April 18 -- Thirty finalists who best represent the new generation of talent in creative industries, ranging from virtual reality, web creation, digital music, video game and animation, ... Read More


Why the drama?

South Africa, April 18 -- In the 90s there was a television commercial for the SABC's RadioActive. The commercial depicted a family huddled around a television set. The initial shot showed the back of... Read More


Ubuntu Baba founder on navigating family life and a growing business

South Africa, April 18 -- A mother and entrepreneur, Shannon McLaughlin is the founder of South African babywear brand Ubuntu Baba. If the company name rings a bell, it's because McLaughlin's small bu... Read More


Six steps to successful customer relationship management

South Africa, April 16 -- As Easter looms businesses are looking for powerful ways to promote their goods and activate more sales. This should include beefing up customer relationship management (CMR)... Read More


A rainbow nation: Rather tricky for the politicians - and marketers

South Africa, April 16 -- South African political parties are now properly in campaign mode as we move towards the 8th of May 2019, the date of the 2019 general elections. As our democracy has grown, ... Read More


Digital trends that can help change the game for small South African businesses

South Africa, April 16 -- Since optimising their websites for mobile devices a few years back, many South African companies have mostly made small and superficial changes to their digital presence. Bu... Read More


MEST Africa comes to Nairobi

South Africa, April 16 -- The Pan-African tech conference, the MEST Africa Summit, brings together leading entrepreneurs, investors, ecosystem players and executives from across Africa and globally to... Read More


4 best practices for making mobile video work for your brand

South Africa, April 15 -- When it comes to mobile video advertising, most marketers would intuitively think that what matters most is how long a viewer engages with the content. And preferably that co... Read More


How online activism is shaping the way we do business

South Africa, April 15 -- For companies that believe that the way they do business will remain unchanged by the power and influence of online activists should take heed from the lessons that some of S... Read More


The Suit: Being indispensable

South Africa, April 15 -- Several years ago, a young account manager set up a meeting with me, to have a 'catch-up' [in our industry, "catch-ups" are a great euphemism for 1) I'm resigning or 2) When ... Read More