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Welcome to the September edition of Public Sector Leaders (PSL)!
Welcome to the September edition of Public Sector Leaders (PSL)!

Apart from celebrating the first day of Spring, South Africa commemorates Heritage Month; Public Service Month, tourism and recycling in September...

Issued by Topco Media 16 Sep 2021

Automotive retail group launches first true digital brand - Motus.cars
Automotive retail group launches first true digital brand - Motus.cars

Corne Venter, CEO of the retail and rental division of Motus South Africa, discusses the launch of digital brand Motus.cars, the new emotive brand campaign, as well as the importance of having a real dealer network behind all of their cars...

Issued by Motus 16 Sep 2021

Net#work BBDO has a 'meltdown'
Net#work BBDO has a 'meltdown'

When Net#work BBDO moved into their new offices and started unpacking the 27 years of awards haul for the shelves, the leadership team had, well, a 'meltdown'...

16 Sep 2021

Marketers must build back better in the next normal, says Nedbank IMC 2021 conference paper
Marketers must build back better in the next normal, says Nedbank IMC 2021 conference paper

"You don't need me to tell you that the world we are operating in now is fundamentally different to where we were just 18 months ago"...

Issued by IMC Conference 16 Sep 2021

Unveiled: iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max
Unveiled: iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max

Apple has revealed its iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max smartphones, which will come equipped with A15 Bionic chipsets...

15 Sep 2021

Building culture out of discontent
Building culture out of discontent

Culture is a shared ethos of an organisation; it is the glue that holds a business together. It is this intangible 'thing' that attracts prospective employees...

Wayne BischoffBy wayne bischoff 15 Sep 2021

Card vouchers for spaza shops? ECOM Africa to feature latest e-commerce payment methods
Card vouchers for spaza shops? ECOM Africa to feature latest e-commerce payment methods

Bringing cash into digital commerce is considered the "last mile of payments" and currently considered the biggest growth opportunity in this sector...

Issued by Kinetic Events 15 Sep 2021

Powerful e-marketing and PoPIA
Powerful e-marketing and PoPIA

Data breaches are expensive and cost South African businesses more than R40m in 2020 alone...

15 Sep 2021

We owe it to our children to bridge the digital divide
We owe it to our children to bridge the digital divide

The global pandemic, widely touted as a disruption event catapulting the world into a digital future, held a magnifying glass over the inequality fault lines in our society...

By Simo Mkhize 15 Sep 2021

Savanna Light - It's not that heavy. It's dry, but you can drink it
Savanna Light - It's not that heavy. It's dry, but you can drink it

In the next 10 decades, humankind will look upon the early 2020's as a time of strife. It's understandable to feel 'dramatic' but if it's over chakalaka and garlic bread then turning to Shakespearean comedy it may be a bit heavy...

Issued by Grey Africa 15 Sep 2021

Learning journeys announced for upcoming future-focussed summit
Learning journeys announced for upcoming future-focussed summit

Programme released for SingularityU South Africa Summit in October featuring over 200 world-leading local and international speakers...

Issued by Mann Made 15 Sep 2021

#BehindtheMask: Helen Ludwig, chief strategy officer at Wonder
#BehindtheMask: Helen Ludwig, chief strategy officer at Wonder

This week, we spoke with Helen Ludwig, chief strategy officer at Wonder, the country's newest CX-specific agency that was launched this year...

Evan-Lee CourieBy Evan-Lee Courie 15 Sep 2021

Cryptocurrency the currency of the future? Research reveals what South Africans think
Cryptocurrency the currency of the future? Research reveals what South Africans think

Cryptocurrency is a hot topic. Colourful conversations and passionate debates about how it works and whether or not to invest have been commonplace at dinner parties, family gatherings, in the office and online, for some time now...

By Tessa Nowosenetz, Issued by KLA 15 Sep 2021

The 12th chair - reigniting the Constitution in the hearts and minds of our people
The 12th chair - reigniting the Constitution in the hearts and minds of our people

To celebrate the 25th anniversary of our Constitution, Constitution Hill and its agency partner Ogilvy, have come together to launch the '12th chair' - a 'people's chair' - at the Constitutional Court...

Issued by Ogilvy South Africa 15 Sep 2021

How to pivot your agency in a post-pandemic world
How to pivot your agency in a post-pandemic world

For many agencies and other small businesses, the arrival of Covid-19 was much like carrying a massive couch up a spiral staircase...

Issued by Silversoft 14 Sep 2021

Henriëtte Loubser, Netwerk24's editor-in-chief
Netwerk24 undergoing a metamorphosis

Netwerk24, the acting digital home of Media24's Afrikaans titles, is moving to a new platform...

14 Sep 2021

Source:
Net promoter score vs. Net sentiment

Customer centricity is more than just a marketing buzz term...

Melanie MalherbeBy Melanie Malherbe 14 Sep 2021

#OrchidsandOnions: Dove ticks all the right boxes
#OrchidsandOnions: Dove ticks all the right boxes

Timing is good, message is good, and Siya is a great ambassador; Bidvest gesture an example other companies would do well to emulate...

Brendan SeeryBy Brendan Seery 14 Sep 2021

Free webinar - No Attention! No Impact! Cause, Consequence and Course Correction
Free webinar - No Attention! No Impact! Cause, Consequence and Course Correction

Spark Media proudly brings you yet another ground-breaking webinar on Cause, Consequence and Course Correction presented by international guest speaker Professor Karen Nelson-Field...

Issued by Spark Media 14 Sep 2021

Let’s Talk Digital is hosted by Audrey Naidoo
Let's Talk Digital podcast launches on Bizcommunity

This September, Let's Talk Digital, a new multimedia offering launches on Bizcommunity. The bi-weekly podcast is hosted by Audrey Naidoo...

14 Sep 2021

Book now to discover creative Cape Town
Book now to discover creative Cape Town

Grab your chance to be inspired by a city that bursts with creativity and talent. Home to over four-million inhabitants, Cape Town is the soul-stirring host for the world-class creative showcase of Fame Week Africa...

Issued by RX Africa 14 Sep 2021

'We have an amazing wealth of talent across our continent,' says Ogilvy South Africa CEO

With more than 1.2 billion people, Africa is the second most populous continent in the world. And with a growing middle class, it has become a target for an increasing number of companies...

14 Sep 2021

Dr Jabulile Msimango-Galawe (DrJ)
Marketing for SMMEs during a crisis

Covid-19 has had innumerable effects on the country. While the human cost is undoubtedly the most severe of these, the economic impact has been profound...

14 Sep 2021

Helen R. McIntee, president of the African Marketing Confederation
The AMC announces relaunch

The African Marketing Confederation (AMC) has announced its relaunch, with updated vision and goals...

14 Sep 2021

How designers can maintain their individuality working at big fashion houses
How designers can maintain their individuality working at big fashion houses

In the last two decades, several creative directors have come and gone from their prestigious posts at heritage fashion houses...

By Marie-Agnes Parmentier 14 Sep 2021

Maybelline's WhatsApp selfie superstars snap up latest 'Fit Me' campaign
Maybelline's WhatsApp selfie superstars snap up latest 'Fit Me' campaign

Maybelline South Africa wanted to run a campaign that rewards their consumers, or 'Baybellines', for buying their 'Fit Me' Matte+Poreless Foundation. Not only do they stand to win incredible prizes, but they also have the chance to see their face on...

Issued by Techsys Digital 14 Sep 2021

EXCLUSIVE: Craig Naicker talks Happy Friday
EXCLUSIVE: Craig Naicker talks Happy Friday

CWDi has been rebirthed as Happy Friday by reinventing the agency model - for staff and clients alike. We find out more from Craig Naicker, group MD...

Evan-Lee CourieBy Evan-Lee Courie 14 Sep 2021

News24 in partnership with Adcock Ingram OTC launches season 4 of Sponsors of Brave
News24 in partnership with Adcock Ingram OTC launches season 4 of Sponsors of Brave

News24 in partnership with Adcock Ingram OTC is spearheading season 4 of the Sponsors of Brave campaign - this time calling on all South African residents to Be Brave, Mzansi and to do the Dance of Brave...

Issued by The SpaceStation 14 Sep 2021

Red & Yellow partners with Unilever on BCom in Marketing degree
Red & Yellow partners with Unilever on BCom in Marketing degree

A partnership between the Red & Yellow Creative School of Business and global FMCG giant Unilever looks to produce future-fit graduates...

14 Sep 2021

5 key considerations for B2B tech brands looking to scale PR in Africa
5 key considerations for B2B tech brands looking to scale PR in Africa

There have been major shifts in the media that technology companies need to take into consideration when looking to build their brand among a business audience and the broader public...

Judith MiddletonBy Judith Middleton, Issued by DUO Marketing + Communications 14 Sep 2021

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