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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 1 day ago

#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 1 day ago

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 1 day ago

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

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

Hunting for The Insurance Apprentice 2017
Hunting for The Insurance Apprentice 2017

The search for season three's The Insurance Apprentice is on, with applications open till 30 September 2016 for the 2017 installment of the show...

1 Aug 2016

Bridge-builders of future figure it out
Bridge-builders of future figure it out

Budding engineers, from high schools all over the region, put their construction skills to the test at the weekend, when they took part in the South African Institution for Civil Engineering's (SAICE) Bridge Building competition.

By Riaan Marais 29 Jul 2016

Increase in thresholds for exemption of employer-provided bursaries
Increase in thresholds for exemption of employer-provided bursaries

On 8 July 2016, the National Treasury released the draft Taxation Laws Amendment Bill 2016 (TLAB). The TLAB aims to give effect to the various tax proposals announced in the 2016 National Budget...

By Mark Morgan and Gigi Nyanin 26 Jul 2016

The Age of the Expert Entrepreneur and the value of upskilling
The Age of the Expert Entrepreneur and the value of upskilling

Identifying your niche in today's competitive space of specialists, experts and entrepreneurs can be daunting. Here we evaluate the importance of continued learning...

By Mia Arderne, Issued by Oxbridge Academy 26 Jul 2016

How to bridge the education-workplace gap
How to bridge the education-workplace gap

Many graduates approach the "new chapter in their career" with enthusiasm, but are often shocked when they encounter the reality and challenges on applying their "knowledge" in practice...

By Rashied Small and Liezl Leleu 26 Jul 2016

#MandelaMonth: Klipstone Transport helps to grow Eldorado Park Primary
#MandelaMonth: Klipstone Transport helps to grow Eldorado Park Primary

On Mandela Day, Klipstone Transport, in a bid to provide Eldorado Park Primary school with a sustainable food solution and education, launched a CSI project...

By Cari Van Wyk 26 Jul 2016

One&Only hosts 56 learners at hospitality workshop
One&Only hosts 56 learners at hospitality workshop

In celebrating the spirit of Nelson Mandela and his dream to build a better future for SA's youth, The One&Oly hosted a full day Careers Workshop for 56 learners...

22 Jul 2016

Do you want to be a forex trader?
Do you want to be a forex trader?

Khonology has once again launched its FX trader programme in search of local junior FX traders...

22 Jul 2016

GSB's oldest short course gets a new lease on life
GSB's oldest short course gets a new lease on life

The Programme for Management Development, which ran for the first time at the GSB in 1968, has received an influx of new energy with the introduction of new faculty and focus for the 2016 intake...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 21 Jul 2016

1,000 young people to be trained in ICT in China
1,000 young people to be trained in ICT in China

Government and Huawei have signed an agreement that will see 1,000 young South Africans trained in information and communications technology (ICT) in China over the next five years...

20 Jul 2016

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