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Ready D launches new short course at SAE Institute
Ready D launches new short course at SAE Institute

Ready D is to launch The Pro Performance DJ course, an eight-week course at the SAE Institute, Cape Town, which focuses on the art and business of DJ-ing, rather than simply mixing one song into another. The course commences 2 September, 2014.

22 Aug 2014 10:22

JB Marks Education Trust to hold career networking session
JB Marks Education Trust to hold career networking session

While having a degree is now a necessity for those wanting to join South Africa's formal workforce - as it is in most parts of the world - a qualification alone is sometimes not enough to secure suitable employment. Other skills - such as how to "sell yourself"; how best to present yourself during an interview, and how to network - can be vital too.

22 Aug 2014 09:24

Could Africa become like China?
Could Africa become like China?

Africa's changing demographic over the next three-and-a-half decades could transform the continent into the next China, but only if its youthful population is educated and entrepreneurial.

By Jana Marais 19 Aug 2014 11:50

Business continuity management: Do you have a plan?
Business continuity management: Do you have a plan?

Many business continuity or disaster recovery plans are in place that have taken hours of people's time and input to produce, but the plan is just a paper document if it has not been tested; and, furthermore, it just represents a theoretical recovery capability unless the solution is implemented and the people involved understand their roles and responsibilities in executing the plan and have tested it.

18 Aug 2014 12:18

Applications open for second intake of Digify
Applications open for second intake of Digify

Applications are now open for the second intake of the Google and IAB SA-backed three-month digital bootcamp, Digify, run by youth agency Livity Africa for 18 to 25 year olds.

14 Aug 2014 13:15

Mining lekgotla underway at Gallagher Estate
Mining lekgotla underway at Gallagher Estate

The Mining Lekgotla has officially kicked off at Gallagher Estate, with the gathering set to see many robust discussions on issues around transformation and the industry's role in growing the country's economy.

14 Aug 2014 08:39

CSIR ICC continues its development commitment
CSIR ICC continues its development commitment

The CSIR International Convention Centre (CSIR ICC) recently appointed four students to do their in-service training needed to obtain their various qualifications in the hospitality industry.

13 Aug 2014 09:45

Pollen Creative Media, Binary Filmworks and Zeropoint Studios to organise Masterclass for creators, producers and writers - Hummingbird Group
Pollen Creative Media, Binary Filmworks and Zeropoint Studios to organise Masterclass for creators, producers and writers

The Masterclass series will be held in Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban and Port Elizabeth from September 2014 and will cover training in the TV and animation industry from inception to...

Issued by Hummingbird Group 11 Aug 2014 12:13

Workshops to improve maths teachers' skills
Workshops to improve maths teachers' skills

PRETORIA: The Department of Basic Education (DBE) has organised workshops for teachers to further improve their skills and competencies in Mathematics, Science and Technology (MST) subjects.

By More Matshediso 11 Aug 2014 08:44

StatPro to support the education of underprivileged children
StatPro to support the education of underprivileged children

StatPro Group the AIM listed provider of cloud-based portfolio analytics for the global asset management industry, pledges to support the education of underprivileged children in the Western Cape, Cape Town.

8 Aug 2014 13:14

Media Works awarded 'Best Innovative Training Programme'
Media Works awarded 'Best Innovative Training Programme'

Adult education and training service provider, Media Works has been awarded the first runner-up award in the Best Innovative Training Programme category at the annual Achiever Awards.

7 Aug 2014 08:15

Million rand reason to celebrate SA business graduates - TSiBA Education
Million rand reason to celebrate SA business graduates

The Tertiary School in Business Administration (TSiBA) is not your typical business school and its sixth annual graduation is no typical graduation ceremony...

Issued by TSiBA Education 1 Aug 2014 11:18

International Hotel School awards R210,000 bursary
International Hotel School awards R210,000 bursary

Eighteen-year-old Rossouw Koen, a matric student at Swartland High School, Malmesbury, has been awarded the International Hotel School (IHS) "Ticket to Life" Bursary in Professional Cookery, valued at R210,000, after he won the Western Cape Finals of the annual competition at The Peninsula All-Suite Hotel recently.

31 Jul 2014 07:25

Talks4Success to ignite Capetonians
Talks4Success to ignite Capetonians

Following the launch of the Talks4Success hosted by Nedbank at The Alex Theatre in Braamfontein in May 2014, the second instalment is set to invade the Mother City tonight, 29 July at The Fugard Theatre, after rocking Jozi during an evening filled to capacity with young adults who were hungry and eager to claim their true north.

29 Jul 2014 11:19

ORBIT FET College undergoes major systems upgrade
ORBIT FET College undergoes major systems upgrade

ORBIT Fet College is the first establishment of its kind to upgrade to the most recent version of an organisational management solution that's widely used by educational institutions across the country.

29 Jul 2014 10:20

Should you join the rat race or go solo?
Should you join the rat race or go solo?

You've just qualified as a young doctor, lawyer, accountant or other professional. The question is now - should you start sending out résumés? Or are you feeling brave?

28 Jul 2014 08:58

Danette Breitenbach
New CSI initiative empowers young women in marketing sector

A new initiative focusing on empowering young women entering the marketing sector with on the job skills has been launched in Gauteng.

By Danette Breitenbach 28 Jul 2014 07:11

NETCB offers training tour to BrainShare 2014
NETCB offers training tour to BrainShare 2014

Networking specialist NETCB has announced that it will once again be hosting a training tour to BrainShare 2014 from 2-5 November 2014. BrainShare is the premier conference event for Novell, NetIQ, SUSE and Attachmate customers.

24 Jul 2014 09:38

AMI launches free online courses in Africa
AMI launches free online courses in Africa

The African Management Initiative (AMI) has launched the first in a series of free online courses developed with top business schools, aimed at reaching 1 million African managers and entrepreneurs...

22 Jul 2014 08:45

Eastern Cape college aims high with international skills partnership
Eastern Cape college aims high with international skills partnership

Eastcape Midlands College has partnered with an international programme to improve its certification rate and increase the employability of its students.

21 Jul 2014 10:25

Lessons from successful entrepreneurs
Lessons from successful entrepreneurs

It's a rare entrepreneur who sets out to build a business based on billing more efficiently than the competition - but for Brian Timperley and Louis Jardim of Turrito Networks, streamlined billing turned out to be one of the unexpected factors behind their success.

18 Jul 2014 11:33

How do we teach tomorrow's leaders to define their purpose?
How do we teach tomorrow's leaders to define their purpose?

You can't achieve anything without a clear sense of purpose: a personal commitment to giving your best and building community.

By Ajen Sit 18 Jul 2014 10:19

Ford's SEP powers job creation and skills development
Ford's SEP powers job creation and skills development

In celebration of its three-millionth engine milestone, Ford's Struandale Engine Plant has donated two of its engines to the Coega Skills and Training Development Centre.

15 Jul 2014 12:00

Scarce nursing skills prompts SA to recruit from India
Scarce nursing skills prompts SA to recruit from India

The Life Health Group has recruited 58 specialist nurses from India to serve two-year contracts at its facilities across the country.

15 Jul 2014 11:20

A project to empower women with skills to start a business
A project to empower women with skills to start a business

Agri SA is now in a position to enable women in the Keimoes area to make use of business opportunities relating to agriculture and food production, promote creativity and also help with the development of children.

15 Jul 2014 08:00

Spier Arts Academy announces 2015 recruitment drive
Spier Arts Academy announces 2015 recruitment drive

The Spier Arts Academy recently announced a recruitment drive for Cape Town's aspiring artisans.

11 Jul 2014 08:00

The LaunchLab offers R15,000 prize to course participant
The LaunchLab offers R15,000 prize to course participant

The LaunchLab, based in Stellenbosch, is a mixed-use business incubator that supports local start-up businesses by offering programmes and workshops throughout the year that aim to empower entrepreneurs with the necessary skills and funding to accelerate their new business ventures.

10 Jul 2014 13:20

Knowledge Centre opens in Olievenhoutbosch
Knowledge Centre opens in Olievenhoutbosch

The JSE listed and innovative IT company, Adapt IT, recently celebrated the opening of their Knowledge Centre in Olievenhoutbosch, Centurion earlier this month.

8 Jul 2014 09:34

Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr hosts DLA Piper African Training Academy
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr hosts DLA Piper African Training Academy

Law firm Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr recently hosted the DLA Piper Southern African Training Academy at the firm's offices in Sandton, Johannesburg.

4 Jul 2014 14:22

Government publishes the top 100 jobs in demand: Is your skill on it? - Damelin
Government publishes the top 100 jobs in demand: Is your skill on it?

If not, then you may need to consider a career facelift...

Issued by Damelin 3 Jul 2014 15:47

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