Let the 2018 Business Development Games begin!
Let the 2018 Business Development Games begin!

One thousand grade 10 to 12 learners from around the country will discover just how business works in the real world when they compete in the 2018 SAICA & Coronation Business Development Games, which kick off on 18 August...

14 Aug 2018

Female entrepreneurs graduate from Mastercard SA programme
Female entrepreneurs graduate from Mastercard SA programme

More than 120 young South African women have graduated from a Mastercard-funded initiative that empowers women to pursue entrepreneurial ventures of their own...

By Tom Jackson 14 Aug 2018

#WomensMonth: Breaking into the world of corporate finance with Bravura
#WomensMonth: Breaking into the world of corporate finance with Bravura

Bravura launched its Corporate Finance Graduate Academy this Women's Month with the aim to empower black women through its specialised programme and help launch their careers in the world of corporate finance...

By Shan Radcliffe 13 Aug 2018

Bonnie Horbach, Dutch CG in Cape Town and founder of Inspiring Fifty SA.
#InspiringFiftySA: Cocreating a brighter female tech future

Bonnie Horbach is a true Jill of all trades. She's been the Consul General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, based here in Cape Town, for the last five years, and spearheaded passion projects the likes of Inspiring Fifty SA, with the second round of winners announced last night. Here, she explains the importance of encouraging more females in the Stem professions and why she says, "there's something special going on in Africa"...

By Leigh Andrews 9 Aug 2018

Could your business survive a revolution?
Could your business survive a revolution?

In a business landscape of increasing complexity, uncertainty and socio-political conflict, well-managed collaboration is the key to unlocking growth and allowing organisations to thrive in difficult environments...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 8 Aug 2018

SACAP launches ICF-accredited online short coaching course
SACAP launches ICF-accredited online short coaching course

The South African College of Applied Psychology has launched a three-month learning programme designed to transfer critical coaching skills for improved workplace performance...

Issued by SACAP 8 Aug 2018

Enterprises UP partakes in launch of new incubation programme
Enterprises UP partakes in launch of new incubation programme

The official launch of the Incubation Governance and Management Development Programme (IGMDP) and graduation of the first cohort of incubation managers took place in Pretoria on 31 July...

Issued by Enterprises University of Pretoria 7 Aug 2018

CCBSA launches 'virtual village' for female employees
CCBSA launches 'virtual village' for female employees

Coca-Cola Beverages SA has created a virtual 'village-like' network for its female employees to connect with each other and have a shared resource of tools...

7 Aug 2018

The social path to optimising your content marketing efforts
The social path to optimising your content marketing efforts

Your business having a social presence is all good and well, but if there's no strategy in place, you're wasting your time and potentially damaging your reputation...

By Jessica Tennant 7 Aug 2018

Epic Job Expo on at UCT
Epic Job Expo on at UCT

UCT will host its biggest ever Epic Job Expo on 8 August 2018, offering students the opportunity to engage with 100 potential employers, get professional help with CVs and be inspired by TED-style talks...

6 Aug 2018

Jetting off to teach English in Japan - see how you can too
Jetting off to teach English in Japan - see how you can too

South Africa's 2018 contingent of 45 graduates headed to Japan this past weekend to join the Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) programme, which is aimed at enhancing foreign language education...

1 Aug 2018

Unemployment increases in second quarter of 2018
Unemployment increases in second quarter of 2018

South Africa's unemployment rate jumped to 27.2% in the second quarter of 2018, Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) announced...

31 Jul 2018

Limpopo to empower unemployed youth
Limpopo to empower unemployed youth

Limpopo Premier Chupu Stanley Mathabatha will on Thursday launch the Youth Development Programme aimed at empowering the province's unemployed young people in Mookgophong, Limpopo...

25 Jul 2018

How to become finance-ready for investors
How to become finance-ready for investors

Introducing capital into a company can play a huge role in the execution of its growth strategy, but businesses need to be funding-ready before approaching investors for capital...

23 Jul 2018

Many South African jobs could soon be automated, and the country isn't prepared
Many South African jobs could soon be automated, and the country isn't prepared

Businesses around the world are cottoning on to the value of transferring labour from human workers to machines...

By Daniel B. le Roux 18 Jul 2018

#Mandela100: Collaborative event helps SA's youth get work ready
#Mandela100: Collaborative event helps SA's youth get work ready

MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet recently partnered with Better SA to host a collaborative volunteer event to help address youth unemployment in SA...

18 Jul 2018

How Africa can embrace an AI-enabled future
How Africa can embrace an AI-enabled future

AI is expected to create 2.3 million new jobs by 2020. Five ways to prepare for a future with artificial intelligence...

By Zoaib Hoosen 18 Jul 2018

Apply now for 6-month internship at Boeing in Seattle
Apply now for 6-month internship at Boeing in Seattle

Boeing is calling all students interested in a career in aerospace to apply for its fully paid, six-month International Business Intern Programme, based in Seattle, Washington...

16 Jul 2018

New programme tackles education gaps and unemployment
New programme tackles education gaps and unemployment

"Although schools do their best to teach learners everything they need to know in the curriculum, they do not always have the means or the time to equip learners with all the skills necessary to attain employment and keep it," says Desmond Zeelie, Columba special projects officer...

10 Jul 2018

Photo by Chris Leipelt on Unsplash
37,390 new aircraft and 540,000 new pilots needed by 2038

Airbus' new Global Market Forecast 2018-2037 reveals that the world's passenger fleet will more than double to 48,000 aircraft in 20 years with traffic growing at a resilient 4.4% per year...

6 Jul 2018

SACAP launches specialised HR management degree
SACAP launches specialised HR management degree

The South African College of Applied Psychology (SACAP) has launched a three-year undergraduate (BAppSocSci) degree with a specialisation in Human Resource Management (HRM)...

Issued by SACAP 5 Jul 2018

Think Creative Hub's cofounders and creative directors Nkgabiseng 'Nkgabi' Motau and Mukondi Ralushayi.
#Mandela100: The Madiba magic of mentoring

Think Creative Hub's cofounders and creative directors Nkgabiseng 'Nkgabi' Motau and Mukondi Ralushayi explain the importance of being both a mentor and mentee...

By Leigh Andrews 5 Jul 2018

Free training all year round
Free training all year round

Take the next step and empower yourself and your staff through Eskilz training programmes. Eskilz College is an accredited training provider that believes in empowerment through education and training...

Issued by Eskilz College 4 Jul 2018

Liberty cyberattack underscores high threat level for SA businesses
Liberty cyberattack underscores high threat level for SA businesses

With breaking news of major South African insurer Liberty Holdings falling victim to a cyberattack, local companies have to heed the warning and pay more attention to their internal systems and processes...

By Colin Thornton 4 Jul 2018

Why it's important for HR to get out in front of workplace disruption
Why it's important for HR to get out in front of workplace disruption

Some experts believe that more than a third of jobs in South Africa are at risk of being lost because humans are going to be replaced by digitisation and computer technology...

By Linda Ronnie 3 Jul 2018

The skills training our youth really need... Employability
The skills training our youth really need... Employability

While hard skills and education all contribute to potential career and personal development, a crucial element to getting started is employability and the skills that make one employable...

2 Jul 2018

NYDA wants 40% youth representation everywhere
NYDA wants 40% youth representation everywhere

The National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) has set itself a target to see 40% youth representation in both the public and private sector...

2 Jul 2018

First YES Community Hub launches in Tembisa
First YES Community Hub launches in Tembisa

The Youth Employment Service (YES) launched the first of 100 Community Hubs on Thursday to absorb unemployed youth, ignite local economies and promote domestic markets...

29 Jun 2018

What is 'growth hacking' and why it is not just a buzzword...
What is 'growth hacking' and why it is not just a buzzword...

The phrase "growth hacking" has entered the vocabulary of many engineers and marketers, but more often than not it's dismissed as a buzzword rather than adopted as a key strategy...

By Michael Walker 22 Jun 2018

HRDC meeting kicks off with focus on skilling youth
HRDC meeting kicks off with focus on skilling youth

Deputy President David Mabuza has called on the youth to take up skills that will develop and serve the needs of the economy...

22 Jun 2018

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