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EXCLUSIVE: Nedbank out to pitch

by Herman Manson. The pitch is being managed by Yardstick. 

#AgencyFocus: iProspect — playing the numbers game
by Sabrina Forbes. Driving performance for clients is at the heart of everything the digital marketing specialist does.

Young, Gifted & Killing It: Tshegofatso Phetlhe
by Veli Ngubane. Tshegofatso Phetlhe — of #rightmyname fame — is an award-winning creative from Soweto.

Africa's 2018 Epica winners — view all the work
by MarkLives. South Africa has taken home five awards, Egypt three and Kenya six at 2018 Epica Awards, the ad awards show judged by industry journos worldwide. 

An accountant in adland: Season 1 episode 1
by Siwe Thusi. I want to share how my left brain reacts to a situation, as well as what my right brain thinks and does.

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SA TV Ratings: SABC 2 — primetime top 20 for Oct, Sep 2018

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