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Winners of youth entrepreneurship competition

In an effort to address the high unemployment rate among the youth, Ithala Development Finance Corporation launched the 'Inkunz'isematholeni Youth in Business' programme in 2014, aimed at promoting entrepreneurship and providing skills development among the youth...

29 Jul 2015 14:03

Infoware Studios closing skills gap in software development industry
Infoware Studios closing skills gap in software development industry

Infoware Studios will be conducting face-to-face interviews and technical assessments on graduates interested in their six-month internship programme

29 Jul 2015 11:36



Mobile survey informs Global Entrepreneurship Summit
Mobile survey informs Global Entrepreneurship Summit

GeoPoll the Global Entrepreneurship Network and the U.S. State Department released a survey of 1,000 business owners...

24 Jul 2015 14:42

GE Garages to provide technology skills acquisition
GE Garages to provide technology skills acquisition

General Electric Africa and Gearbox have announced their plans to launch GE Garages, a Nairobi skills building programme that will bring together partners from academia and private sector...

24 Jul 2015 09:06

Maths training partnership for African students
Maths training partnership for African students

The University of Chicago and the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) have announced a new partnership to educate and train talented African students in mathematics...

22 Jul 2015 18:02

Improve employee performance through coaching
Improve employee performance through coaching

Performance coaching is a vital process that enhances the growth and performance of an organisation in encouraging individual responsibility and accountability...

21 Jul 2015 14:52

Col'Cacchio pizzeria launches e-learning for staff
Col'Cacchio pizzeria launches e-learning for staff

Col'Cacchio pizzeria has launched its e-learning staff training platform, which is used as a training tool and provides staff with the resources necessary to develop their restaurant and hospitality skills...

21 Jul 2015 13:51

#24things4madiba encourages reading, writing
#24things4madiba encourages reading, writing

As part of Mandela Month, #24things4madiba recently held a 'Read-a-Fun' event in Cape Town and Gauteng where students from Media24's flagship initiative - WeCan24 - had the opportunity to tap into their journalistic skills...

20 Jul 2015 16:04

Instilling entrepreneurial tendencies in children
Instilling entrepreneurial tendencies in children

According to the International Labour Organisation (ILO), the world is facing worsening youth unemployment and young people are three times more likely to be unemployed than adults...

20 Jul 2015 13:33

Do you want to learn the language of the future?
Do you want to learn the language of the future?

Technology is rapidly changing the face of the future and is a huge part of everyday life. Those without computer skills will be left behind...

20 Jul 2015 08:52

FPD celebrates reaching 300,000 students in training - Foundation for Professional Development
FPD celebrates reaching 300,000 students in training

The Foundation for Professional Development trained its 300,000th student in May on the Department of Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation short course customised for the Office of the Premier based in Pretoria...

Issued by Foundation for Professional Development 16 Jul 2015 12:21

Opening the doors of higher education to all
Opening the doors of higher education to all

The government should put more energy into sorting out the corruption that has dogged the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) and seen countless disadvantaged youths missing out on higher education opportunities...

By Bekezela Phakathi 15 Jul 2015 10:54

Winners of the African EduWeek Awards announced
Winners of the African EduWeek Awards announced

One on One Community Based Programmes, the SpellAfrica Initiative from Nigeria and technology company Edit Microsystems are just some of the winners announced at the inaugural African EduWeek Awards at a glamorous gala dinner at Gallagher Convention Centre in Johannesburg on Wednesday night...

Issued by Spintelligent 3 Jul 2015 11:44

RS Components: low-cost computers benefits education in Africa
RS Components: low-cost computers benefits education in Africa

Education event, SABC African EduWeek, showcases the latest education technology innovations and offers education professionals the opportunity to source and buy new products...

3 Jul 2015 11:14

AMI scholarship opportunity for women entrepreneurs - Gordon Institute of Business Science
AMI scholarship opportunity for women entrepreneurs

In commemoration of Women's Month in August, African Management Initiative in collaboration with the Gordon Institute of Business Science Enterprise Development Academy, is offering 50 women entrepreneurs a scholarship opportunity to complete a six-month educational programme...

Issued by Gordon Institute of Business Science 2 Jul 2015 11:05

Regent Business School and Indoni SA host a youth boot camp for social entrepreneurship - Regent Business School
Regent Business School and Indoni SA host a youth boot camp for social entrepreneurship

Regent Business School has through its outreach programme engaged with Indoni SA in delivering a one-day boot camp to empower youth in social entrepreneurship...

Issued by Regent Business School 1 Jul 2015 10:19

African EduWeek Awards finalists
African EduWeek Awards finalists

The finalists in the inaugural African EduWeek Awards have been announced in categories which vary from supplier of the year in basic and high education to Community and NGO of the Year...

29 Jun 2015 11:24

Northlink College students chosen to represent South Africa in 'World Cup' of skills in Brazil - Northlink College
Northlink College students chosen to represent South Africa in 'World Cup' of skills in Brazil

Northlink College students, Mia Crous and Duwayne Davids will be part of the South African team that will be participating in the WorldSkills International competition taking place in Brazil in August...

Issued by Northlink College 26 Jun 2015 12:08

Club 45 and SBI to host sport management course
Club 45 and SBI to host sport management course

Club 45 and the Sport Business Institute (SBI) Barcelona invites all those who aspire to be the future of sport business as well as current role players to join them for the inaugural SBI Sport Management short course...

25 Jun 2015 10:49

Partnership is key to your school's success - Impak
Partnership is key to your school's success

The right partner can assist your independent school in making and implementing strategic decisions around your curriculum, assessment and day-to-day administration by providing the necessary resources, expertise and experience...

Issued by Impak 24 Jun 2015 12:00

IWMSA launches NQF level four waste management course
IWMSA launches NQF level four waste management course

The Institute of Waste Management of Southern Africa (IWMSA) has launched their first NQF level four accredited waste management training course in Southern Africa...

24 Jun 2015 06:44

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Youth invited to attend seminar on mining

Capricorn FM in Limpopo will be presenting its Entrepreneurship Seminar with the theme, 'Business Opportunities in the Mining Sector', on Saturday, 27 June...

19 Jun 2015 06:15

Six degrees of entrepreneurship
Six degrees of entrepreneurship

Top global entrepreneurs have identified six key learning areas, the short-term or part-time study of which can help entrepreneurs to adopt new viewpoints, uncover new solutions and increase their chances at success...

18 Jun 2015 16:51

African EduWeek to inspire teachers and educators in July: from sex education to school finance to e-learning and maths
African EduWeek to inspire teachers and educators in July: from sex education to school finance to e-learning and maths

Teachers and educators inspire and motivate learners and students on a daily basis. African EduWeek gives teachers the opportunity to be inspired and gain new knowledge with free-to-attend educational training and development...

Issued by Spintelligent 18 Jun 2015 14:09

African EduWeek launches exciting video inviting educators to "Enter a World of Educational Knowledge"
African EduWeek launches exciting video inviting educators to "Enter a World of Educational Knowledge"

A video featuring some of the leading experts and partners at the upcoming annual SABC Education African EduWeek has just been released and is available for online viewing and publishing...

Issued by Spintelligent 15 Jun 2015 13:25

Understanding psychometric testing
Understanding psychometric testing

The aim of aptitude tests or psychometric tests is to determine personal traits, by testing for numerical, literary, verbal and mental skills...

15 Jun 2015 11:51

Datacentrix aids Eastern Cape school with technology needs
Datacentrix aids Eastern Cape school with technology needs

Datacentrix recently donated and installed computer equipment to the value of R150,000 at the newly-built Sophumelela Senior Primary School in King Williams Town, Eastern Cape...

15 Jun 2015 06:00

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JLL South Africa announces 2016 graduate programme

JLL South Africa, a financial and professional services firm that specialises in commercial real estate services and investment management, is inviting applications for its 2016 graduate programme...

12 Jun 2015 10:08

Digify Bytes and Digital Hustle launch, empowering youth with digital skills and access
Digify Bytes and Digital Hustle launch, empowering youth with digital skills and access

As the world becomes increasingly digitised, there are more opportunities to empower ourselves and to eliminate growing youth unemployment in all corners of society...

11 Jun 2015 12:38

Encourage youth towards entrepreneurship
Encourage youth towards entrepreneurship

Millennials - those born between 1980 and 2000 - possess the entrepreneurial spirit and characteristics that are necessary to create employment and start businesses to combat the 60% youth unemployment in the country...

11 Jun 2015 11:50

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