Why spring brings renewed optimism As the first sun of Spring Day stretches its golden arms across the horizon, there’s an undeniable feeling of rejuvenation in the air. The season carries with it not just the promise of fresh flowers, budding trees and balmy air, but a sense of renewed vitality that reverberates through the community, from homes to businesses. As we revel in this natural upturn, there is a unique power to this positivity that extends into thinking at Twisted Toast Digital.
The power of women As the winter sun casts a golden hue over South Africa’s vast landscapes this August, the nation pauses, and with heartfelt gratitude celebrates its most invaluable gems - its women. August marks Women’s Month in South Africa, with the pinnacle being Women’s Day next week on the 9th. A day not just of remembrance, but of celebration, recognition, and above all, immense respect for the countless roles that women play.
From the Drakensberg to the Swartland, this land is your land and this land is my land I’ve been privileged to have been able to visit two of our country’s most captivating destinations recently. First, my family and I visited one of my favourite places in the world, the Drakensberg. This magical mountain range occupies a truly special place in my heart.
Big or small, old or new, we can help with all your marketing needs In today’s digital era, the difference between a good business and a great one often lies in its ability to adapt, innovate and leverage technology to communicate effectively with its audience. At Twisted Toast Digital, we understand this intricate landscape and are committed to offering bespoke marketing solutions, designed to help your business thrive, regardless of its size or the complexity of its needs.
It’s a dog’s life at The Toast My cocker spaniel fur kid Simba, almost never leaves my side when I’m at home. He is my shadow companion and lights up my day with his always-on zest for adventure, not to mention his larger than life personality! Simba’s smile is contagious when I walk in the door and there are few things better than knowing he’s always keen to embrace doing whatever I’m busy with, alongside me (unless it involves his bath time…).
Shared values lead to mutual respect At Twisted Toast Digital, we believe our clients make us who we are. As a digital first, hybrid marketing agency that values excellence in every aspect of our work, we know that the success of any business depends on the quality of its clients. This is why we choose our clients carefully, seeking those who share our values, vision and goals.
AI made me do it If you're looking for a lucky number, look no further than 12! Not only is it divisible by 2 and 3, making it a hit with mathematicians, but it also has significance in astrology, with 12 different zodiac signs to choose from. And let's not forget the practical applications - when you need a convenient quantity of something, a dozen, or 12, is always a safe bet. Plus, with 12 hours on a clock, you'll always have time to enjoy all life has to offer! So next time you see the number 12, take a moment to appreciate all the ways it makes life just a little bit sweeter!
We all make mistakes, it’s what we do about them that matters As a business owner or manager, making mistakes is an inevitable part of the job. While it can be frustrating to deal with mistakes, let’s call them business bugs, it’s important to remember they can also present an opportunity to improve customer experience and turn a negative situation into a positive one.
Recently we found ourselves on the rooftop of an old central Joburg building carefully being completely refurbished for safe and dignified modern residential living. The friendly and enthusiastic host from our client Ithemba, a shareholder in Divercity, was showing us around the impressive Jewel City precinct. We liked it so much we went back the next week too :)