Global Entrepreneurship Week jumped off to an early start this year as Richard Branson, Virgin Group founder, helped launch the first-ever GEN startup campus in Johannesburg, South Africa
Liquorice took top honours at the National Business Awards, held on Thursday, 16 November 2017, when it was named Digital Company of the Year
Zimbabwe's #datafree Zim News app spikes to more than 3 million daily page views as citizens seek information on crisis
TRVL is a peer-to-peer booking platform that gives everyone access to the travel agent world. We chat to founder and CEO Jochem Wijnands about his new startup that is set to cause a stir in the travel industry
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South African filmmaker SJ Myeza of 7Films was presented with the first-ever Young Guns Creative Choice Award
Women may find themselves fighting for mirror space and hiding their eye creams because according to Euromonitor, men's grooming recorded a 13% growth in value sales in 2016
South Africa won Bronze at the 2017 Epica Awards for the Net#work BBDO campaign, Vagina Varsity, in the Online Campaigns - Health, Beauty and Fashion category
The food industry is changing, with some restaurant owners forgoing physical retail spaces and instead opting to trade solely online
Mandy Leontakianakis, based in the Johannesburg office, will be leading strategy at Havas Johannesburg and across the group, including Havas Boondoggle in Cape Town
Havas Johannesburg 9 hours ago
Showmax has just released the first trailer for their debut original series, Tali's Wedding Diary, a mockumentary starring Julia Anastasopoulos (aka SuzelleDIY).
Loyalty is a misconceived concept in business. Whether you are an employer or employee, assuming that someone may remain loyal to you until death do you part, is positively delusional
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MultiChoice and Ogilvy Johannesburg received eight awards at 2017 PromaxBDA Africa Awards, held last Thursday
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MA(SA) CEO and MRF director Greg Garden has announced that Plus94 Research has been chosen as intended provider of the new Maps research
She's a project leader at Tushiyah Advisory Services. And at 31, Illovo resident, Farzeen Bhana, is building business blocks one cupcake at a time
IAB has made an unprecedented decision to extend the entry deadline for Bookmarks 2018 to 24 November 2017
Africa in Motion 2017 announces the winner of short film competition at international festival
Infrastructure investments are transforming and accelerating economic and social opportunities for millions of people across Africa, driven by the dramatic rise in African consumer power
Abidjan celebrates all gamers with the first and largest eSport event in Africa
Somali Accelerator graduates another cohort of startups and gives $30,000 in investment at the Demo Day in Hargeisa
In today's competitive world, small businesses generally need multiple ways to generate revenue, and creative entrepreneurs are able to establish multiple streams. Especially early on in the life of your company, money can be extremely tight if you are not creative and constantly looking for ways to make money, aside from your traditional business. Whether you call it an alternative revenue stream, a side hustle or any other appropriate description, the most successful entrepreneurs find additional ways to create income for themselves and their business.
Tara and Tiffany Turkington, CEO and managing director at Flow Communications will receive the 2017 IWEC Award during the organisation's 10th annual conference, held in Redmond, Washington. The conference, titled 'Connecting Women Businesses Globally: Accelerating Growth Through Innovation and Technology' is sponsored by Microsoft, who is also hosting the event at their global headquarters in Washington State on 12-14 November 2017. This year's conference has a strong focus on technology, cybersecurity and innovation, issues that are pivotal to IWEC's sophisticated global network of women-owned businesses, whose combined revenue exceeds $25bn per year.
The One Club for Creativity has opened the call for entries for the 2018 One Show awards, and kicked off yesterday, Wednesday, 15 November 2017, with the humorous "Be Famous Famous" campaign developed by J. Walter Thompson New York.