Bad language and your brand

If you are paying people to engage with others on your behalf on Facebook or Twitter, watch their language. Bad grammar and spelling will make your brand go viral – and not in a good way. Trendy texting-style abbreviations aren’t particularly cool or effective either, emphasises Mandy Collins in this blog post for Biznewz.  Mandy … Read more

UPDATED WITH INTERVIEW: SA’s top “headhunter”: Remco erred by lifting Sasol CEO David Constable’s pay 68% to R53m a year

Sasol’s Remuneration Committee must have considered the potential fallout before adding two thirds more to the already weighty pay packet of its imported CEO. But the Remuneration Committee of HG Dijkgraaf (chairman), Jurgen Schrempp, PJ Robertson, Hixonia Nyasulu and Imogen Mkhize were poorly advised on how to respond. Agreeing to a 68% salary hike for … Read more