Blog entries from: Ideate

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August 22 2014

From Ideate Fri Aug 22 2014, 10:00:18

Launched in June 2013, online food ordering website, OrderIn has gained significant popularity amongst consumers and corporates alike. This is due to their wide selection of restaurants, which includes every major franchise and a variety of independents, with their restaurant network growing daily. The OrderIn advantage over competitors is simple: a simple and secure online [...] Related posts:

OrderIn: Your One Stop Shop To Order Food Online In South Africa

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August 21 2014

From Ideate Thu Aug 21 2014, 10:11:45

Rob Stokes, Founder and CEO of Quirk, Africa's largest independent marketing agency, grew up in a home that embraced the entrepreneurial spirit. At a young age, Rob learnt that hard work paid off, and that it paved the way to success. "I know now that not being spoiled was definitely one of the best things [...] Related posts:

Rob Stokes: The Man Behind Quirk A Company Recently Acquired by WPP

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August 20 2014

From Ideate Wed Aug 20 2014, 10:00:02

Gauteng-based roof cleaning company, Roof Rats, has quadrupled its business since it won the Talk Radio 702 Small Business Awards with Sage One in 2013. What's more, the company has grown its headcount from 11 to 44 people in the past year- creating much-needed jobs in the process- and has expanded from a home business [...] Related posts:

Nominate Your Company For The Annual Cape Talk Small Business Awards

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From Ideate Wed Aug 20 2014, 05:10:21

On 28 August 2014, Heavy Chef, the practical learning initiative by digital agency World Wide Creative will host online marketing expert Dave Duarte, talking on Dark Social Media. Returning to Heavy Chef, Duarte will uncover the marketing enigma that is Dark Social Media. Covering some uncharted territory on the subject, Dave will explain how the web referrals that come [...] Related posts:

Reg Lascaris: The Legendary Ad Man To Speak At Heavy Chef Event In Cape Town

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August 19 2014

From Ideate Tue Aug 19 2014, 10:07:17

Next month sixteen leading young creative innovators and entrepreneurs from across South Africa, the rest of Africa and the UK will gather in the heart of Johannesburg for a three-day event featuring creative exchanges, collaborations, talks, performances and live music parties. The British Council Connect ZA initiative, Connect ZA Creative Futures, will bring exciting new [...] Related posts:

The Entrepreneurial Spirit Runs Deep In These Cape Town Creatives [Infographic]

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August 18 2014

From Ideate Mon Aug 18 2014, 10:10:47

Amid sparkling performances by global stock markets, global art indices are as flat as Brazilian soccer spirits. Many investors are wary of current stock market levels and so too are they wary of alternative investments, leaving art prices peculiarly dispersed, but overall unchanged. The South African Citadel Art Price Index (CAPI) showed that art prices [...] Related posts:

GEM Report 2013: Recommended Reading For The Next MEC On Economic Matters In The Western Cape

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August 15 2014

From Ideate Fri Aug 15 2014, 08:16:11

As the applicant for the dotAfrica (.africa) Top Level Domain for the African continent, the ZA Central Registry, has officially partnered with digital marketing agency, World Wide Creative (WWC) to activate the brand and develop registrar communities ahead of the brand's public launch. WWC's Johannesburg Director, Louis Janse Van Rensburg commented: "It has been a [...] Related posts:

ZiNG Partners With AVUSA To Launch The Sowetan Live

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August 14 2014

From Ideate Thu Aug 14 2014, 09:11:30

TEDx began in 2008 as a way to bring TED-like gatherings to smaller communities. It quickly spread to cities and towns around the globe--1,300 so far, in 134 countries, hosting more than 800,000 people in total, many times more than have ever attended an official TED event. My first experience of the TEDx concept was [...] Related posts:

2012 School Entrepreneurship Conference Highlights Entrepreneurial Potential Of SA's Learners

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August 13 2014

From Ideate Wed Aug 13 2014, 06:38:53

One of the perpetual questions I get asked by entrepreneurs is, How do I build credibility for my startup/small business. This can be a difficult terrain for the entrepreneur, often choosing a partner or associate with a dubious background can spell doom and gloom for the small business owner. My first piece of advice is [...] No related posts.

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August 12 2014

From Ideate Tue Aug 12 2014, 05:40:48

Alan Winde, Minister of Economic Opportunities, today (12 August 2014) announced the new board of Wesgro, the Western Cape's destination marketing, trade and investment promotion agency. The 14-person board brings together the province's leading businesspeople and academics. They will serve a three-year term. Minister Winde said the new board would be tasked with providing strategic [...] Related posts:

CTICC: Expansion To Boost Western Cape Business Tourism

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