ABC figures: Biggest consumer magazines in SA

[box]THIS PIECE was published first on MarkLives.com, the website of Herman Manson, SA’s leading commentator on marketing and advertising. (@marklives)[/box] The ABC has released circulation statistics for the period January 2013 to March 2013. Here are a couple of consumer magazine ABC numbers that popped out for us. We also updated our list of the … Read more

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Micel Schnehage scoops the most deserving journalism award. Ever.

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Little provides more pleasure than witnessing the flourishing of those once mentored. Over the years I’ve enjoyed great joy watching the progress of many whom I helped guide during their early years in financial journalism. But few public accolades struck as delighted a chord as seeing former Moneyweb colleague Micel Schenhage honoured this week as 2013 Property News Journalist of the Year. Hers is a really special achievement.

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Berkshire Hathaway AGM 2013 – Tweeting the Warren and Charlie Show as it happened

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Much as we Tweeples like to believe otherwise, not everyone’s yet converted to Twitter. So for those who missed my live Tweeting from the Berkshire Hathaway AGM in Omaha, all the postings are together in this and the next piece. They give a great overview of what the 30 000 of us heard from Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger on Saturday.

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Salary survey from Hacks/Hackers Cape Town is out

The results from Hacks/Hackers Cape Town survey on what South African full-time and freelance journos earn are out. (If you recall, they did an online survey in March — and not just to collect information on the state of our industry but with the intention of using it as an exercise to show journalists how … Read more