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FAW Coega Assembly Plant Launch 2014

FAW Coega Assembly Plant Launch 2014

Staging and Events

Planning an event or function can be a daunting task, but at Magnetic Storm, we can assist you.

From the initial planning right through to the onsite management from the time of setting up, we provide our knowledge and expertise. We make sure to work efficiently and as a part of your team to ensure that your event goes exactly according to plan.

Magnetic Storm is proud to be a representative of Big Concerts for the Port Elizabeth leg of international tours. Our responsibility is the site co-ordination and promotions of international acts brought to the city. We boast spectacular shows under our belt such as Bryan Adams, Westlife, UB40, Simply Red, Counting Crows, Live!; and also phenomenal, world-famous dance shows such as Tap Dogs and Lord of the Dance.

On an annual basis, since 1989 up until 2011, the Magnetic Storm team has provided logistical planning for PE’s Splash Festival over the Easter weekend.

Blog
Creative freedom 06 May 2019

The general belief is that great ideas happen when people are free to think and that creatives thrive in situations that grant permission to make mistakes. I don’t disagree with the sentiment, ?creatives like many, do thrive when uncertainty is minimised, and convention is applied responsibly,? but I do see a challenge with the word freedom.

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Primetime: how do you use yours? 18 April 2019

Take a moment and write down the top three things that you should be doing in your position to bring value to your business. These three things are what you do better than anyone else, things that directly and positively impact the organisation. Now to the right of that list, write down the top three things that you spend time on – and be honest, really honest.

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Creative freedom

The general belief is that great ideas happen when people are free to think and that creatives thrive in situations that grant permission to make mistakes. I don’t disagree with the sentiment, ?creatives like many, do thrive when uncertainty is minimised, and convention is applied responsibly,? but I do see a challenge with the word freedom.

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Primetime: how do you use yours?

Take a moment and write down the top three things that you should be doing in your position to bring value to your business. These three things are what you do better than anyone else, things that directly and positively impact the organisation. Now to the right of that list, write down the top three things that you spend time on – and be honest, really honest.

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The arts in education

Magnetic Storm has been supporting youth theatre in Port Elizabeth for over 12 years. David Limbert who spearheads work with local schools and community theatre talks about the importance of investing in tech skills for emerging talent and the role of the arts in education.

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We love tech, but have we become a slave to it?

At Magnetic Storm, we do tech in a big way, every day. We love what it allows us to do, how people can connect, communicate and collaborate. But in today’s world, we’re always on, always plugged in, hiding behind a black mirror. But for an authentic relationship to happen, we need to connect in person. So are we becoming slaves to technology? Is it making us less happy, less 'us'?

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