I always thought that you were either creative or not. I also felt that I had an uncanny ability to determine whether an applicant would be a good planner or not. Either you had it or you didn't. Boy was I wrong.
By Sid Peimer 22 Nov 2013 06:40
Gamification can make training in the workplace faster, more effective and less expensive.
By Danette Breitenbach 23 Oct 2013 07:58
Leading organisations centre everything they do on consumer insight. Most marketers understand the importance of real, deep, intuitive insight into their markets - it helps them create messaging that resonates and produce products and services that meet functional, emotional and social needs.
By Al Mackay 4 Sep 2013 07:00
The potential of our growing consumer market is massive, our population is young and the labour force is expanding. There are positive indicators of growth acceleration, and opportunities and challenges present themselves to unlock potential in agriculture, retail, resources and infrastructure.
By Frik Landman 26 Aug 2013 13:31
He was one of the most popular and prolific writers of our time. He started out writing westerns, then turned his talents to crime fiction.
By James Hurford 23 Aug 2013 06:43
A few weeks back I had a slight altercation with a colleague. We work in publishing together and write content for our clients on a daily basis. The gripe was over (and when is it not?) a missing apostrophe that I was adamant needed to be there.
By Leigh Crymble 26 Jul 2013 05:01
They all suffer from the same basic problem: The successful executive who wonders why his social life is in disarray; the office worker who always produces but never seems to get promoted; and the intellectual with three advanced degrees who wonders why much stupider people are in charge of the operation.
By Douglas Kruger 16 Jul 2013 16:57
Tanzanian social enterprise Ubongo will next month launch Ubongo Kids, an interactive cartoon which allows children to participate via SMS, on national television, while launching a Kickstarter campaign to raise funds for further rollouts. (video)
9 Dec 2013 14:02
MTN Business training for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) aims at empowering the SME segment with the knowledge and skills required to run successful businesses. Over 80 participants from northern Uganda received their awards last week after completing the two-day training.
25 Nov 2013 12:55
British council and Bharti Airtel have partnered to maximize the learning benefits of Bharti Airtel's wider broadband connective of 5GB per month in a three-year deal for 127 digital hubs located in schools across nine countries in sub-Saharan Africa.
4 Nov 2013 10:13
Mashable reports that there is now a new algorithm, developed by Xiangju Qin and Pádraig Cunningham at University College Dublin in Ireland, that assesses the quality of Wikipedia articles
1 Nov 2013 11:49
South Africa has joined a unique collaboration between top business schools in BRIC countries to help business and investors find out how to make the most of emerging markets in Africa.
Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 30 Oct 2013 08:59
2100 Cameroonian girls aged between 6 and 15, mainly from Northern Cameroon, an area ravaged by poverty, started school last month at the beginning of the country's school calendar after MTN Cameroon resolved to sponsor their education for the next six years.
30 Oct 2013 07:14
Specialist ICT training and services provider Quintica, is experiencing growing demand for its ITIL e-learning based solutions from companies in remote regions throughout the African continent.
28 Oct 2013 08:14
Airtel's customers will now be able to access information available on Wikipedia free of data charges through their mobile phones thanks to a strategic partnership between Airtel and the Wikimedia Foundation.
25 Oct 2013 08:08
Everlytic will be hosting workshops in Nairobi, Johannesburg and Cape Town for digital marketers, agencies and start-ups to learn more about integrating social media and email marketing.
Issued by Everlytic Kenya 18 Oct 2013 12:55
Kenyan app development firm Thirst Interactive has launched an Android app, MyTichaa, to teach young children Swahili through a range of picture puzzles. (video)
By Gabriella Mulligan 2 Oct 2013 14:09
Leading private sector organisations met late last week at a breakfast meeting to discuss the African Virtual University curriculum for the Bachelor of Applied Computer Science program.
30 Sep 2013 11:41
Samsung Electronics Africa launched its Smart School solution, a fully integrated one-on-one learning platform, at the Ahfad University for Women in Khartoum, Sudan recently.
26 Sep 2013 14:53
British Council and Bharti Airtel have partnered to maximize the learning benefits of Bharti Airtel's wider broadband connectivity of 5GB per month in a three-year deal for 127 Digital Hubs located in schools across nine countries in Sub-Saharan Africa.
19 Sep 2013 08:52
NETCB, a local network collaboration and compliance management specialist company, invites technology specialists and experts to join an organised tour from South Africa, Kenya and Tanzania to GWAVACon 2013, taking place from 28-30 September in Düsseldorf.
16 Sep 2013 11:21
L'Oréal and UNESCO have announced the winners of the 2013 L'Oréal-UNESCO Regional Fellowships for Women in Science (FWIS) in Sub-Saharan Africa.
11 Sep 2013 13:01
The Somali authorities launched a major nationwide education campaign to get one million children and youth into the classroom as part of an ambitious Go To School Initiative.
9 Sep 2013 11:50
Midcareer journalists from Angola, Botswana, DRC, Lesotho, Malawi, Namibia, Mozambique, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe are invited to apply for the second annual Journalism Summer School (JSS), reports IJNet.
28 Aug 2013 12:00
MTN Uganda and Luzira Prison management has commissioned an ICT resource center with a fully connected internet hotspot at Murchison Bay Prison in Luzira, Uganda.
26 Aug 2013 09:41
The UCT Graduate School of Business will be repeating its highly successful annual open day for potential students in Cape Town next month.
Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 19 Aug 2013 11:23
Microsoft has introduced its 4Afrika Scholarship programme in recognition of International Youth Day earlier this week, reports Africa Business Communities and Ventures Africa.
14 Aug 2013 08:45
The deadline to apply for the 2014 East Africa Fellows Program, a year-long leadership development program that focuses on developing the next generation of social change leaders, is 2 September 2013.
22 Jul 2013 10:43
A Foundation for Rural Education, Wildlife and Environment - The Gambia (Forewengam) is a charitable organisation registered in The Gambia, West Africa, which is working towards sustainable development since its inception in 2004.
22 Jul 2013 10:29
The latest research by the African Management Institution (AMI) shows that the continent is severely lacking in managers with the skills to advance its economy.
Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 19 Jul 2013 13:06
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