Our podcast pick of the week – Rui Esteves

Our podcast pick of the week – Rui Esteves

An interview with AND UNION co-founder and legendary South African entrepreneur Rui Esteves is our ‘Podcast Pick of the Week’ today. Just to start off…

Maker Faire – a glimpse of the future

Maker Faire – a glimpse of the future

It’s not too often that the blood literally drains from our faces at the exact moment that we stumble across the realisation of how something…

Is Pick n Pay’s Stikeez a good marketing idea?

Is Pick n Pay’s Stikeez a good marketing idea?

Stikeez – a collection of small plastic toys with an extended ‘sucker foot’ that can be attached to just about any surface; or used as…

Our podcast pick of the week – Rick Rubin

Our podcast pick of the week – Rick Rubin

We’ve really been getting into podcasts lately. With at least 4 hours of ‘in-car commute’ to fill per week, we’ve been scanning the exciting and…

What you can learn from PewDiePie

What you can learn from PewDiePie

PewDiePie, or Pewds (as he is known to his friends), is the world’s most popular *vlogger. His YouTube channel has over 38 million subscribers, which is slightly…

The surprising role games can play in the future

The surprising role games can play in the future

Are you a gamer? Do you enjoy the challenge of playing more traditional games like chess and bridge or are you a World of Warcraft…

What are global CEOs the most worried about right now?

What are global CEOs the most worried about right now?

There’s a lot for business to worry about in 2015. The global economy is volatile, there is a real lack of demand pretty much everywhere…

How to build a great brand

How to build a great brand

I have a feeling that really great brands are built by people who have explored them on a far deeper level than brands that are…

Africa’s future lies in code

Africa’s future lies in code

40% of Africa’s population is younger than 15 years of age. Having a young population in the digital age is a remarkably valuable position for…

Three Youtube stars you should follow

Three Youtube stars you should follow

Ordinary people sharing their lives and opinions on YouTube is a growing phenomenon and one the media industry is starting to pay serious attention to….

Should we fear artificial intelligence?

Should we fear artificial intelligence?

Artificial intelligence has been around for some time. Back in the 1980’s chess computers used a form of artificial intelligence to comfortably beat many of…

Great brands solve problems

Great brands solve problems

Capitalism is essentially an efficient system of problem solving. Companies utilise financial and intellectual capital to make a society better and as a reward for…

What determines success in life?

What determines success in life?

What determines whether you will succeed at a task or not? Is it talent or intelligence? Or perhaps something far less measurable, is the key?…

Taste America, drink a Starbucks

Taste America, drink a Starbucks

Starbucks is finally making its way to South Africa and if history is to repeat itself, the queues of people scrambling to get their grubby…

Why do people love The Minions?

Why do people love The Minions?

The Minions movie opened in the US this past weekend taking in $115m, second only in animation terms, to Shrek. They can be found in…

The high price of owning things

The high price of owning things

Owning things is really a rather odd idea. Things not only cost money, but once your own them you then need to spend more money…

How will you measure the success of your life?

How will you measure the success of your life?

How will you measure the success of your life? The reason successful companies fail is because the invest in things that provide the most immediate…

5 Rugby World Cup 2015 ads to get you ready

5 Rugby World Cup 2015 ads to get you ready

The Rugby World Cup 2015 is just over 100 days away and we have 5 of the best build up ads to get you in…

Inequality: Change begins with you

Inequality: Change begins with you

It’s no secret that one of our great interests in life is the understanding of inequality. For many, the whole notion of income and wealthy…

Dogs help us see things differently

Dogs help us see things differently

Stories involving loyal dogs and their ageing masters are always dangerous ground if you have a fragile emotional trigger. This ad done by DDB Argentina…

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