Category Archives: Education

Workplace breakdown

I’ve just returned from a brief business trip in UK where yet another global brand is under fire for its treatment of employees. The BBC have reported a story that comes from the US, but UK media have picked it … Continue reading

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Good induction is critical

As our thoughts turn to the New Year and the business challenges ahead, we should spare some for the new employees that we will hire in 2016. Can we put hand on heart and say that we will give them … Continue reading

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Go back to school

For excellence in branding and culture. It’s often said that your school days are the happiest of your life. Not always by pupils who are currently attending school, more often by people who have found out that working life is … Continue reading

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It’s a sh*t job.

Social marketing is not glamorous, but someone has to do it. The number of African graduates who aspire to work in Marketing is finally on the increase. This is a good thing. Until recently any youth expressing an interest in … Continue reading

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Google Kenya’s Elections Hub

Keeping Voters Informed Ahead of the Kenyan Elections The Internet is increasingly playing an important role in transforming the way citizens participate and engage in the elections across Africa, as we saw last year in Senegal and Ghana. Next it’s … Continue reading

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Be brief and to the point.

It’s what your Ad Agency most needs from you. The ranks of Africa’s Marketing army swell every year. We are building, as NGO people like to say, capacity. Or are we?

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