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Emojam partners with YouTube

Emojam has detailed its partnership with YouTube, and shares more about what the platform has to offer...

15 hours ago;

Marketing & Media
FCB launches new campaign for Coca-Cola that connects Africa's youth through music

Coca-Cola has always been about music and connecting people through the power of refreshment. This time around, the brand is taking the music out of the booth and putting it in your hands. Literally...

Issued by Nahana Communications Group 13 hours ago;

Marketing & Media
IEC Township Wall Media campaign by Keys Communications

In the wake of the pandemic, kickstarting a touchless world of engaging the majority by checking if they are registered for elections via quick response (QR) code on township wall media placed across all nine provinces is ideal and just the responsible thing to do...

Issued by Keys Communications 13 hours ago;

Marketing & Media
Don't reinvent your VOC programme, just use the data you gather effectively

Operationalising VOC data is invaluable to creating organisational impact and ROI...

Issued by Smoke Customer Intelligence 13 hours ago;

Marketing & Media
1G brings you Women With Purpose

1G will bring the women of Mzansi a first-of-its-kind TV special; a four-part roundtable talk show covering some of the pertinent issues facing the women of today...

Issued by Urban Brew Studios 13 hours ago;

Marketing & Media
Female leaders supporting women/girls in innovation this August 2021

If you and your organisation/team/department/colleagues or school/varsity learners are looking for a 15-20-minute burst of online inspiration, encouragement or insight into the world of innovation 4IR - our women-led management team would love the opportunity to #connect #collaborate and #celebrate with you as these are our core organisational values...

Issued by Innovate Durban 13 hours ago;

Marketing & Media
Socioeconomic measures (SEMs) enable marketers to grasp realities for South Africans

While the uptick may be slow to tick over, when it picks up momentum, it unfurls like the Protea seed after the wildfire. How do you prepare today for a full new bloom?...

Issued by Ebony+Ivory 12 hours ago;

Marketing & Media
HaveYouHeard creates new TV show for Scottish Leader

Whisky brand Scottish Leader is launching a TV show exploring how people see the world differently; called Madness Method, the show will be hosted by musician and reality TV star Moonchild Sanelly...

Issued by HaveYouHeard 12 hours ago;

Marketing & Media
Oliver's in-house digital agency model pays off with double growth in the last year

Oliver South Africa's in-house digital agency model has paid off big time both locally and regionally with the agency showing double revenue growth, a substantial increase in gross profit and operating profit, and a doubling of its headcount in the last year despite the Covid-19 lockdown...

Issued by Oliver 12 hours ago;

Education
HP learning companion notebooks empower youth for tomorrow's success

As Africa positions itself to emerge from the pandemic, young people will increasingly need to adjust to new ways of studying, working, creating, and - importantly - connecting. HP 's range of HP 15 Notebooks are the ideal learning companions...

Issued by HP 14 hours ago;

Legal
Stats SA issues scam warning

Statistics South Africa has warned the public of imposters pretending to be fieldworkers from Stats SA...

14 hours ago;

HR & Management
The learning squabble: Compliance or organisational capability?

Many organisations today are more concerned with the impact of learning on their BEE scorecard than using learning to build organisational capacity...

Issued by Prime Reason 11 hours ago;

Finance
Rentoza: Leveraging the agility of a fintech to radically scale a new business

To facilitate its current business model and future growth, Rentoza chose to align with ProfitShare Partners for alternative funding...

Issued by The Publicity Workshop 11 hours ago;

Finance
On the relevance of IFRS financial statements

It is amazing what one can tell about a company from a deep and thorough analysis of its financial statements. Wayne van Zijl, a CA(SA) and a senior lecturer at Wits University, shares his views on IFRS...

By Wayne van Zijl, Issued by SAICA 7 hours ago;

CSI & Sustainability
New Life Centre for Girls needs your help

The centre is struggling to get back on its feet and is under pressure to provide for its beneficiaries due to the Covid-19 pandemic...

9 hours ago;

Retail
SA factory activity shrinks on unrest, Covid-19 restrictions - PMI

South African private sector activity fell at its fastest rate in 10 months in July as output tumbled in the wake of civil unrest in some parts of the country and tighter coronavirus lockdown restrictions...

By Olivia Kumwenda-Mtambo 15 hours ago;

Marketing & Media
#BehindtheMask: Atiyya Karodia, strategy director at VMLY&R

This week, we spoke with Atiyya Karodia, strategy director at VMLY&R...

By Emily Stander 16 hours ago;

Marketing & Media
17th annual Sunday Times GenNext Awards finalists announced

The finalists across six celebrity, sport, and entertainment categories of the 17th annual Sunday Times GenNext survey have been revealed...

15 hours ago;

Marketing & Media
#WomensMonth: Tendaiishe Chitima shares her passion for the creative arts

Popularly known as Anesu on Netflix's Zimbabwean Cook Off film, Tendaiishe Chitima is a multitalented star who looks to take the world by storm...

By Evan-Lee Courie 15 hours ago;

Marketing & Media
Zetu Damane, Thibedi Meso join through-the-line advertising agency Think Creative Africa

Award-winning through-the-line agency Think Creative Africa welcomes Zetu Damane and Thibedi Meso as chief strategy officer and executive creative director, respectively...

Issued by Think Creative Africa 18 hours ago;

Marketing & Media
Charting your way to the top: How to strategise your career trajectory post-pandemic

Young professionals need to be very clear about their talent trajectory and the skills companies are looking for, because the competition for plum positions is fiercer than ever, an expert says...

Issued by Vega School 17 hours ago;

Marketing & Media
Caltex rebrands to Astron Energy

Astron Energy has announced the details of rebranding Caltex stations across South Africa and Botswana...

11 hours ago;

Marketing & Media
BRC announces next Infinite Dial study

The Broadcast Research Council of South Africa (BRC) has announced the details of the next iteration of Infinite Dial...

12 hours ago;

Entrepreneurship
#StartupStory: Neighbourgood, the coliving and coworking community

Born out of the pandemic, in July 2020, Neighbourgood was created with the intention to change the landscape of property in South Africa....

By Evan-Lee Courie 15 hours ago;

Entrepreneurship
Mastercard and PayFast launch campaign to boost small businesses

Mastercard has partnered with online payment gateway PayFast to encourage South Africans to shop online at local businesses...

11 hours ago;

ICT
WhatsApp rolls out 'View Once' feature for photos and videos

View Once allows photos and videos to disappear from a chat after they've been opened...

15 hours ago;

ICT
Telkom announces a new CEO

Telkom has announced the successor for CEO Sipho Maseko...

11 hours ago;

ICT
Callpay, a South African fintech company, sold at over R100m valuation

Callpay has announced that it has been acquired by a global fintech provider...

14 hours ago;

Tourism & Travel
How hospitality companies abroad are using tech to survive the pandemic

The closing of hotels has been used as a key preventative measure to stop the spread; this has opened a huge gap for the ICT Industry to showcase its expertise by improving hotels operations...

By Marilyn White Radebe 13 hours ago;

Tourism & Travel
WTM World Responsible Tourism Awards are still open for entry

Tourism stakeholders across Africa have just one month to get their entries in for the WTM World Responsible Tourism Awards 2021, which for the first time has introduced regional awards, including Africa, India, Latin America and the rest of world...

14 hours ago;

Education
'Study now, pay later' - accessible education with EdForAll

Reinforcing its commitment to provide quality education to disadvantaged learners, Regenesys Business School has launched EdForAll...

10 hours ago;

Property
Rate hikes add to financial pressure for property owners, tenants

Stilling grappling with the economic pressures brought on by the Covid-19 pandemic and associated lockdown restrictions, residents of Durban, Cape Town and...

9 hours ago;

Property
How a land reform agency could break South Africa's land redistribution deadlock

South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa has conceded that the country's land reform programme is taking too long to address the challenge of...

By Johann Kirsten and Wandile Sihlobo 15 hours ago;

Legal
"This is hate speech" - ConCourt rules

The Constitutional Court has handed down judgment in the case of Qwelane v South African Human Rights Commission and Another [2021]...

By Dakalo Singo 13 hours ago;

HR & Management
#WomensMonth: Evolution of gender-balanced recruitment processes in the African telecoms sector

For many years, women have shied away or actively been side-lined from work prospects in the technology or telecommunications space...

By Nthabiseng Mashilwane 8 hours ago;

Construction & Engineering
A multi-pronged approach to welcoming women into the chemicals sector

Despite decades of effort, the gender disparity in technical fields is still sizable. According to a study by the World Economic Forum, women in the engineering...

By Wezi Khoza 11 hours ago;

Agriculture
Kwanalu, partners donate R5m in food aid following recent unrest

In response to the devastation caused by the recent unrest in KwaZulu-Natal's rural towns and communities, Kwanalu and its partners have distributed food donations to the value of R5m, feeding more than 500,000 people, and ensuring food security for a further 300,000 in the upcoming weeks...

12 hours ago;

Agriculture
Nestlé's first net zero carbon emissions dairy farm on track to reach targets

"Producing quality milk is crucial to increase the nutritional value of our products without compromising on taste and health. It is for this reason that we invested innovative and environmentally-friendly practices to improve care and nutrition for the cows on the farm..."

12 hours ago;

Finance
#WomensMonth: Standard Bank's Simone Cooper asks, "How does your business grow?"

Simone Cooper, head of Business Clients, South Africa in Standard Bank's Business and Commercial Clients division, loves engaging with businesses and understanding how they have achieved and grown as they have...

17 hours ago;

CSI & Sustainability
PinkDrive, corporate SA join hands to roll out vaccination programme to rural communities

PinkDrive has joined hands with the private sector to help accelerate the government's acceleration programme to remote communities...

10 hours ago;

CSI & Sustainability
Nedbank pledges over R6,4m to help communities recover from unrest

Nedbank has pledged more than R6,4m to support clean-up campaigns, humanitarian relief and infrastructure rebuilding efforts due to last month's civil unrest in Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal...

16 hours ago;

CSI & Sustainability
#WomensMonth: 'Know your value and own it' - Leandri Erasmus, Interwaste

A supervisor at Interwaste, involved in the processing of hazardous and strictly confidential waste streams earmarked for safe destruction, Leandri Erasmus is passionate about ensuring the safe and ethical disposal of waste...

By Sindy Peters 13 hours ago;

Energy & Mining
#WomensMonth: Women affected by mining beyond the workplace

While most of the current focus on women in mining tends to be on their employment and advancement, there are a range of gender-related issues confronting the sector in its downstream value chain...

By Lisl Pullinger, 9 hours ago;

Retail
Marcel's Frozen Yoghurt: Serving up success for 30 years

Despite mounting competition in the food and beverage space since Marcel's launched in Stellenbosch in 1989, Marcel's Frozen Yoghurt is alive and kicking...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 10 hours ago;

Retail
#CupsforVacs: Wimpy offers free coffee to those who vaccinate

South African restaurant chain Wimpy has launched its #CupsforVacs campaign, giving free coffee to those who vaccinate against Covid-19...

15 hours ago;

Healthcare
Covid-19 herd immunity? It's not going to happen, so what next?

Any notion that Covid-19 was going to last for just a few months was very much misplaced in 2020. Especially after it was recognised that the SARS-CoV-2 virus was largely spread through the airborne route...

By Shabir A Madhi 16 hours ago;

Lifestyle
#MusicExchange: Anna Wolf releases EP "Romance Was Born"

Anna Wolf is ready to claim her space as a complex, compelling, globally relevant artist with her new EP release, "Romance Was Born"...

By Martin Myers 12 hours ago;

Lifestyle
Top 10 Miss South Africa 2021 finalists announced

The 2021 top 10 Miss South Africa finalists have been announced, the winner will be crowned on Saturday, 16 October, at Grand West Arena in Cape Town...

16 hours ago;







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