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The Secret Identity of SA Comics
20 Feb 14
Cape Town-based designer, illustrator and Design Indaba Expo 2014 speaker, Moray Rhoda, gives Design Indaba his take on the South African comics scene.
Designing for social good
• Duration: 00:04:59
24 Apr 14
According to Tom Hulme, founder of OpenIDEO, the only way to produce relevant and meaningful work as a designer is to address a real human need.
Interview with Ije Nwokorie, MD at Wolff Olins London
1 May 14
At the recent Design Indaba Conference Ije Nwokorie told Designboom more about his work and influences.
Aaron Marshall: Go big and go home
22 May 14
Founder and designer of the mobile photo app Over, Aaron Marshall shares his six key business values.
Rob Stokes: From bedroom to buyout – an entrepreneur’s story
28 May 14
The founder of digital agency Quirk gives advice to would-be entrepreneurs.
Inside View: The renegade insider
11 Jun 14
Nicole Yershon applies the risk-taking energy of an entrepreneur to help Ogilvy's London office stay ahead of the creative curve.
Inside View: The New Mainstream
1 Jul 14
How have consumers' interactions with brands evolved in the age of social media? Here are the top five take-outs from Wolff Olins’ The New Mainstream report.
Outside In: Lynda Relph-Knight
5 Jul 14
Design writer and former editor of Design Week Lynda Relph-Knight gives Design Indaba an outsider's perspective on the design future of Africa.
Outside In: Joost Alferink
6 Jul 14
Looking in on Africa from the European perspective, Joost Alferink shares an outsider's perspective on the state of the creative industry on the continent.
Inside View: 3 creative tools
8 Jul 14
Don't underestimate how handy these three humble (and free) tools can be, says our digital product manager, Sarah Jayne Fell.
Outside In: Julie Lasky
12 Jul 14
Columnist and editor Julie Lasky gives us a firsthand account of her journey of first discovering South African design.
Inside View: The journey of BRCK
16 Jul 14
Erik Hersman, co-founder of Kenyan tech firm Ushahidi, shares the journey of BRCK with us as the first orders of the self-powered, mobile WiFi device go out.
Inside View: The business of art
23 Jul 14
Moving from being an artist to a creative entrepreneur takes an enormous leap of faith. We chat to educator Elaine Rumboll about the potential and pitfalls.
Africa rising: 10 myths busted
24 Jul 14
A new report from South African consumer research agency Instant Grass lifts the veil on 10 common misperceptions about the continent.
Inside View: Content's king
29 Jul 14
Alistair King tells us how the One Rand Man began – and it didn’t start with a brief.
Inside View: The agency of the future
5 Aug 14
Why the co-founder of The Jupiter Drawing Room believes that job-bags and MDs are a thing of the past.
Inside View: Side projects are the new CVs
19 Aug 14
Dave Duarte champions the power of side projects and small ideas.
Inside View: Legal advice for musicians
26 Aug 14
Three lessons on navigating the music industry from Mandy Rae Capela, a South African attorney specialising in entertainment law.
7 ad industry lessons from Kate Fordyce
9 Sep 14
The marketing mind behind Woolworths' in-house agency shares her 360-degree perspective with us.
How to create a portfolio that will get you hired
16 Sep 14
Industrial designer Amina Horozic shares some of the insights from her new book "Breaking In" on how to create a winning showcase of your work.
Resetting the rules in advertising
19 Sep 14
Efficiency has become more of a priority than creativity, says award-winning Brazilian adman PJ Pereira.
The many uses of social media
7 Oct 14
The value of social media is shifting far beyond PR and marketing – and that's good news for creative enterprises, says Nadia Mannell of Meltwater Group.
Why formulas for creativity fail
14 Oct 14
Patrick Barron, who led the blockbuster "Dumb Ways to Die" campaign, says what works for one brand won't necessarily work for another.
John Vogel on making it as your own manufacturer
21 Oct 14
South African furniture designer John Vogel on being hands-on in the workshop and accessing the market in multiple ways.
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