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Technology solutions help to boost citizen empowerment
Technology solutions help to boost citizen empowerment

Information and communications technology (ICT) remains the key contributor to the development of advanced economies...

23 Sep 2016

Seminar to focus on getting youth job ready
Seminar to focus on getting youth job ready

A meeting of career counsellors in Pretoria is expected to improve the support given to youth to help them get ready for the world of work...

19 Sep 2016

10 secrets to thriving as an entrepreneur
10 secrets to thriving as an entrepreneur

While every entrepreneur is unique and each story is different, there is a common factor that unites them - they take risks, follow their dreams and pursue their passions...

By Steven Cohen 15 Sep 2016

R55k kick-start
R55k kick-start

The Centre for Entrepreneurship (CfE) Poster and Pitch Competition winners have been awarded a collective cash prize of R55,000...

Issued by False Bay College 14 Sep 2016

LEARNING LABORATORY:  Students from Stenden South Africa visited Kwantu Private Game Reserve as part of their Hospitality Management training programme. Stenden lecturer Erna Velthof (centre) from Holland accompanied students Yannick Groendijk (seated left) from Schiermonnikoog an island in Holland and Siyathokoza Zuma from Durban and back left, Jessica Pfotenhauer from Botswana and Sarah Chirombe from Zimbabwe.
Partnership to advance education in international hospitality management

Kwantu Private Game Reserve announced a strategic partnership with Stenden University. The arrangement will see Kwantu become an experiential learning site...

9 Sep 2016

Damelin sponsors over R50,000 to Msunduzi Hospice
Damelin sponsors over R50,000 to Msunduzi Hospice

Damelin, known for its rich history of providing quality private education for over 70 years, sponsored over R50,000 to the Msunduzi Hospice for their Annual Jazz fundraising evening...

Issued by Damelin 6 Sep 2016

GIBS prioritising process facilitation to drive agile performance - Introducing a new programme and masterclasses
GIBS prioritising process facilitation to drive agile performance - Introducing a new programme and masterclasses

GIBS Personal and Personal and Applied Learning (PAL) has introduced a series on the Art of Facilitation: which includes a full programme on the essentials of facilitation, as well as a series of specialist masterclasses...

Issued by Gordon Institute of Business Science 1 Sep 2016

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Tshimologong: Wits' new digital innovation hub

The University of the Witwatersrand and its partners in government, business and industry have officially launched the Wits Tshimologong Digital Innovation Precinct...

1 Sep 2016

Inscape Education Group Online Teachers Conference, pre-registrations are now open
Inscape Education Group Online Teachers Conference, pre-registrations are now open

Inscape Education Group has partnered with Thinking Schools SA to present an online conference that boasts an impressive host of international and local speakers and specialists...

Issued by Inscape Education Group 31 Aug 2016

Scholarship graduates' futures on the rise
Scholarship graduates' futures on the rise

Dreams have finally been realised for some of South Africa's future leaders and entrepreneurs at the Tertiary School in Business Administration's annual Graduation Ceremony...

Issued by TSiBA Education 29 Aug 2016

#WomensMonth: The woman behind the mentor
#WomensMonth: The woman behind the mentor

In a world where most people are just looking to get ahead, there are the few who find purpose in helping others get there. Protea Hotels' training manager, Nancy Gaylard is one of those who have a passion for mentoring and helping others become the best they can be...

By Shan Radcliffe 29 Aug 2016

Transform your English communication capabilities
Transform your English communication capabilities

The need for communication skills is important in virtually every career. Whether you are competing to get the job you want or to win the customers your company needs, your success or failure depends to a large degree on your ability to communicate...

Issued by Wits Language School 29 Aug 2016

Seta system hurts small businesses, tax panel warns
Seta system hurts small businesses, tax panel warns

SA's skills development framework needs to be overhauled because it places a financial and administrative burden on the small business sector, while advantaging large enterprises.

By Claire Bisseker 26 Aug 2016

CareerJunction bridging the skills gaps in SA
CareerJunction bridging the skills gaps in SA

CareerJunction, one of the country's top job boards, recently partnered with Shaw Academy - the world's largest online live educator - to assist jobseekers in developing their careers...

Issued by Career Junction 26 Aug 2016

Talking film with AFDA at the Jozi Film Festival
Talking film with AFDA at the Jozi Film Festival

The Jozi Film Festival and AFDA Alumni Community are partnering for a weekend of film industry talks as part of this year's Jozi Film Festival programme...

25 Aug 2016

#WomensMonth: Advice on education, work and what it means to be beautiful
#WomensMonth: Advice on education, work and what it means to be beautiful

St Mary's Foundation asked three inspirational women on top of their game to share their views on education and female empowerment...

25 Aug 2016

High-speed bandwidth for Afrika Tikkun's Phutaditjaba centre
High-speed bandwidth for Afrika Tikkun's Phutaditjaba centre

Afrika Tikkun's Phutaditjaba centre in Alexandra is set to benefit this year from high-speed quality bandwidth...

25 Aug 2016

Oxbridge Academy partners with ADvTECH Group
Oxbridge Academy partners with ADvTECH Group

Oxbridge Academy has entered into a partnership with ADvTECH Group, one of South Africa's leading private education holdings groups, with established education brands and recruitment brands...

Issued by Oxbridge Academy 24 Aug 2016

Why SA payroll industry needs to focus on skills
Why SA payroll industry needs to focus on skills

The growing complexity of the payroll function is creating pressure on those managing and working in payroll departments to improve their skills and adhere to common standards...

24 Aug 2016

Advtech makes two specialist acquisitions
Advtech makes two specialist acquisitions

Private education conglomerate Advtech has announced it has acquired Capsicum Culinary School and a stake in distance-learning specialist Oxbridge Academy with effect from 1 July...

23 Aug 2016

(fltr) Liezel van Jaarsveld (CLX), Eoné Marnewick (Sasol), Chené Scholtz (University of Johannesburg student), Colette Wessels (Imperial Logistics) were recognised for excellence in supply chain skills development at the recent SCMEEA celebration.
Excellence in supply chain skills development

SCMEEA recognised Sasol, Imperial Logistics, the CLX, and Chené Scholtz from the University of Johannesburg for excellence in supply chain skills development...

23 Aug 2016

Zimbabwean miner launches graduate training programme
Zimbabwean miner launches graduate training programme

Metallon Corporation commenced its two-year graduate training scheme in Zimbabwe, with 15 university graduates, chosen from over 1,000 applicants...

17 Aug 2016

Imperial Road Safety, Safe Scholars, Cavalleria Primary School
Imperial Road Safety school visit promotes safety of students

With the aim to generate awareness around road safety for learners, Imperial Road Safety took their Safe Scholars Programme to Cavalleria Primary School...

16 Aug 2016

Kaspersky launches Talent Lab global cybersecurity competition
Kaspersky launches Talent Lab global cybersecurity competition

Kaspersky has launched Talent Lab, an international competition for university students and young professionals aged 18-30...

12 Aug 2016

Learnership programme to aid development of young professionals
Learnership programme to aid development of young professionals

With South Africa's continued skills deficit being compounded by a lack of technical skills, on-the-job training and mentorship should be a priority in each organisation. In a step to close this skills gap, REDISA has launched a Learnership Programme at its head office in Cape Town.

10 Aug 2016

Accounting students: Win a chance to network with SA's top business leaders
Accounting students: Win a chance to network with SA's top business leaders

SAICA's annual Student Leadership Summit is now open for entry. Run in partnership with Standard Bank, the aim of the summit is to emphasise the role chartered accountants play as responsible leaders in the South African business landscape...

5 Aug 2016

Channeling SA's money into better social and environmental outcomes
Channeling SA's money into better social and environmental outcomes

The Bertha Centre for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship, a specialised unit at the UCT Graduate School of Business, and South Africa's National School of Government have joined forces to create two new short courses...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 4 Aug 2016

Strong leadership key ingredient for a more competitive South Africa
Strong leadership key ingredient for a more competitive South Africa

With the country battling in a low-growth trap, the need to develop strong managers and leaders who are prepared to deal with complexities in this uncertain terrain has become more urgent...

Issued by Gordon Institute of Business Science 4 Aug 2016

UJ takes SA to Enactus World Cup 2016 in Canada
UJ takes SA to Enactus World Cup 2016 in Canada

A student team, comprising of 884-members, from the University of Johannesburg have been crowned the winners of the Enactus South Africa National Competition...

2 Aug 2016

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